University Elementary School News

Math Summer Reading Activities 2019

The Math Department urges that all Irvington Public School students should be working on the i-Ready online platform for their personal summer enrichment program. It was designed to get students excited about learning and help to them to achieve math proficiency. All students should know their personal account information. If not, please contact their respective schools. i-Ready Math

Principal’s Welcome Message – UES 2018-2019

Welcome to University Elementary School! We are excited to lead our scholars under the guidance of dynamic instructors and support staff, talented scholars and supportive parents. At University Elementary School, our educational community strives to provide our scholars with an environment that is academically rich, implements character building opportunities, and engages scholars in courses that are aligned with New Jersey Student Learning Standards in a differentiated environment. Our goal is to instill in scholars the University Elementary School’s HAWKS expectations to be Helpers, Achievers, Worthy, Kind and Scholars. University Elementary School is housed on the first three levels in the Irvington School District’s Board of Education facility and is one of eight elementary schools located in Irvington Township. University Elementary School is comprised of over 500 kindergarten through 5th grade scholars who receive instruction from a team of highly qualified instructors who teach scholars using research based strategies that will [...]

  • Image of the cover of the book Have You Filled a Bucket Today?

September 2018 Focus Characteristic

During the month of September, scholars will be introduced to our first Focus Characteristic, RESPECT, in preparation for October’s annual Week of Respect. Each class will listen to a reading of the book, Have You Filled a Bucket Today?, a story about how to fill a figurative bucket that represents a person’s feelings with positive actions and words, instead of dipping from a person’s bucket with negative actions and words.

Our PTA Meetings

  • September 18, 2018
  • October 16, 2018
  • November 20, 2018
  • December 18, 2018
  • January 15, 2019
  • February 29, 2019
  • March 19, 2019
  • April 16, 2019
  • May 21, 2019
  • June 18, 2019

PTA meetings will be held every 3rd Tuesday  from 6 pm – 7 pm in the cafeteria. Meetings will be canceled in the event of inclement weather.