No School for Students

posted Feb 2, 2017, 12:47 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

  • February 17th--Teacher Professional Development
  • February 20th--President's Day
  • March 20-24th--Spring Break
  • March 31st--Teacher Work Day
  • April 3rd--Conference Day

Valentine's Day Classroom Celebrations

posted Feb 2, 2017, 12:45 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

Valentine’s Day will be celebrated from 2:45-3:05 on February 14th.


Pennies for Patients

posted Feb 2, 2017, 12:44 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

We will be having our annual “Pennies for Patients” with leukemia fundraiser February 27th-March 3rd.  Please save your pennies and help out patients in need.  The classroom that raises the most will receive a class party with lunch provided by Olive Garden. More info to come! Start saving your change!


Kindergarten Registration/School Choice 2017-18

posted Feb 2, 2017, 12:42 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

Attention Parents!  The School Choice Window for grades K-12 is now open!  The window will close on March 1st. Applications must be made through the Parent Portal or on the district web site—GO TO:  and click on the yellow schoolhouse button for more information and how to apply.  The Waitlist Window will be open from May 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017.  Any student NOT receiving a School Choice Approval letter will be required to attend their Neighborhood School.

*If your child is in grades K-4 already at Haaff, you do not have to fill out another choice application unless you are contacted by the school. 

**Fifth grade parents wanting their child to attend a middle school that is not their home school will also need to fill out a choice form for next year. 

If your family lives in University Park, and you would be willing to put up a yard sign advertising fall 2017 enrollment at Haaff, please pick up a sign in the office!


1st Semester Awards Breakfast

posted Feb 2, 2017, 12:41 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

This year we will be having a breakfast to honor our first semester awards recipients.  The breakfast will take place on Friday, February 3rd.   Students will be invited if they have achieved honor roll or character counts status for the first semester of this year.  Parents will also be invited. 


December Family Night

posted Dec 5, 2016, 1:08 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro   [ updated Dec 5, 2016, 1:09 PM ]

We are excited to invite our Haaff families to join us for our next Family Night.  Please join us in your child's classroom to learn about academic software programs that are available for use at home.  You will also have the opportunity to complete a holiday themed writing activity as a family.  Following the activity, visit the Holiday Shop, enjoy free cookies and hot chocolate, visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus (don't forget your camera), and stay to enjoy the 5th grade musical if you choose.  See you soon!

Holiday Shop

posted Dec 5, 2016, 1:03 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro   [ updated Dec 5, 2016, 1:10 PM ]

PTO will be sponsoring our Holiday Shop again this year!  Due to limited volunteers, we will not be holding a preview for students this year.  Look for a flyer coming home soon that will list items and prices.  The Shop will be open on Dec. 13th-15th from 10:00 am-1:00 pm.  We will also have the Holiday Shop open during Family Night on December 15th from 5:00-6:30 pm.  

Happy Thanksgiving

posted Nov 18, 2016, 12:06 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

There will be no school from November 21st through the 25th.  Classes will resume at 7:55 am on Monday, November 28th.  Have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!  

Donuts for Dads

posted Nov 5, 2016, 1:16 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro

Our annual Donuts for Dads will be held on Thursday, November 17th from 7:30-7:55 am.  Our volunteers will be working hard to set up for this event, so please do not plan to arrive earlier than 7:30 am.  Also, please do not plan to park in our staff parking lot.  Parking is available on the street or in the lower lot.  We hope you will join us we honor the important male figures in our students' lives!

Picture Day

posted Sep 30, 2016, 1:57 PM by Elizabeth Decesaro   [ updated Sep 30, 2016, 2:06 PM ]

SMILE! Picture Day is Monday, October 3, 2016!  If you did not receive a flyer, please stop by the office Monday morning, download the flyer below, or order online at:

Enter Order Code: 08668BA

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