Volunteers Needed! Are you interested in volunteering in our schools? Wanting to chaperone a field trip? Would you like to help out in a classroom? We are pleased to announce that we have a new and improved Volunteer Management System. We value our volunteers and are looking forward to a great school year! #UCPSVolunteers Sign up today: https://www.ucps.k12.nc.us/Page/5863 Previous Volunteers - If you were approved from the old system you should have received an automated email from the new system with instructions on how to activate your volunteer status in the new system. You will need to re-enter your contact information as well as your school preferences, but you will not need to undergo another background check.
Open House: Open House for the 2017-18 School Year will be Thursday, August 24th from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Open House
Every Wednesday since school ended in June Michelle Ruby, a First-Grade Teacher, has organized a team of volunteers to help in the garden pulling weeds, planting flowers, moving mulch and much more. The Poplin PTA recently purchased picnic tables and Wise Acre Farms donated and delivered mulch on Tuesday, August 15th.
During our last week of school, School Nurse Carrie Bramlett is hosting a Fun Fitness Week. Each day students can choose to participate through events and challenges having to do with being healthy and safe for Summer. Students and classes who participate will be eligible for prizes!
Porter Ridge High School’s graduating seniors visited Poplin Elementary on Tuesday, May 23 for a Senior Walk through the school’s hallways. Poplin students and staff lined the hallways as the high school seniors proudly walked, gave out high fives, and showed off their purple cap and gowns.