Welcome to the website for Union Furnace Elementary School. You can find information regarding most of our school events by using the school's calendar. Often times, I will email all of the parents with updates and other information, so please consider providing us with your preferred email account. Emergency notifications will also be sent to this email account.
Read our new Welcome Letter for Parents & Guardians
, which includes links to most the forms and information from our Back to School folder.
Please take a look at our medication policy. A complete list of available medical supplies, along with information regarding prescription and over the counter medication can be found under the "Documents" link to the right.
Click to view the Student Handbook
Students at Union Furnace Elementary were treated to a special pizza lunch this past Thursday, January 14 for quadrupling their Accelerated Reader goals during the previous grading period. Congratulations to Rachel Bauers (3rd grade), Samantha Pennington (1st grade) and Clayton Cordle (1st grade) on reaching this outstanding level.
On Thursday, December 10, 2015, a ceremony was held at Union Furnace Elementary to recognize the Students of the Month for the months of October and November. The evening began with recognition of Aceson Beckett, who in the first quarter of the school year went 5 times past his AR goal. Way to go Aceson!
On Thursday, December 3rd, Union Furnace Elementary welcomed Illustrator Steve Harpster to the school. Steve told students about his path to becoming an illustrator. He asked that each student bring paper and pencil, and he led students on a step-by-step process for creating a range of illustrations starting with letters and numbers. Students drew dragons, polar bears, and space aliens, just to name a few!
Union Furnace Elementary recently held the October Student of the Month awards ceremony.
October students of the month are as follows:
On Friday, October 31, Union Furnace Elementary had their annual Fall Harvest Parade and Party. This event is always looked forward to by both our students and parents. Many UF students brought costumes and treats to help celebrate the day. First, students participated in a parade to showcase their costumes while many parents and family members looked on. After that, it was up to the classrooms for the parties!
Due to the weather, Union Furnace Elementary students were forced to have their annual Land Lab field trip indoors. The event turned out to be one of the best in recent memory! Students were highly engaged in authentic learning stations throughout the day.
Union Furnace Elementary recently held their August & September Student of the Month awards assembly. Those awarded are as follows:
Union Furnace Elementary will be holding their annual Fall Carnival and Chinese Auction on Saturday, October 4th. Doors open at noon and Carnival games will be from 12pm to 2:30pm. The Chinese Auction calling will start at 3pm.
Come one come all to the First Annual Community Yard Sale to be held this Saturday, May 3rd at Union Furnace Elementary. We hope to have the event outdoors if weather permits, but the event will proceed as scheduled even if rain forces us indoors. The Yard Sale opens at 9 am and closes at 2 pm.
On February 13, 2014, Union Furnace Elementary along with the PTO recognized our Students of the Month for the months of December and January. The following students received awards: