OAS PTA NEWSLETTER
Sunday, March 13, 2022
BPS INCOMING 6TH GRADERS
On June 8th at 2pm, the rising 6th graders from BPS will visit OAS.
We are looking for a volunteer to welcome the BPS students on behalf of the PTA and hand out pretzels.
OAS PRESENTS THE WIZARD OF OZ!
THE ELEMENTARY AFTER SCHOOL SOCIAL WILL BE RUN BY THE 8th GRADE COMMITTEE THIS YEAR!
Do you secretly think your child may be a wizard and holds special powers??? Well then you are in luck, the OAS class of 2022 is holding their "Introduction to Hogwarts" event, and you don't want to miss it!
Date: Wednesday April 6th
Where: Orange Ave School
ALL REGISTRATIONS & PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY MARCH 30th NO EXCEPTIONS
Paying by cash or check: May be dropped off at the PTA Mailbox in front of the school
Checks must be made out to "OAS 8TH GRADE" the google form must be printed and included with the payment
Cash payments must include the google form
Paying by Venmo: Address is @Stitchesofclass last 4 number of cell phone is 4331
Please include the Child's name Grade and class
Any Questions and/or concerns please email firstname.lastname@example.org
NEED A RIDE TO CLUB CRANFORD?
If you still need to purchase tickets for Club Cranford, you can do so using the link below.
DISCOUNT HERSHEY PARK TICKETS
Please use the attached ticket order form to secure your tickets.
The completed form & payment can be returned to the OAS main office or dropped in the PTA Mailbox (outside the main entrance) in an envelope marked “Amusement Park Tickets”.
Orders are due by Friday, March 18th.
ELEMENTARY & 8th GRADE CLASS PHOTOS WILL BE TAKEN ON 3/29
Orange Ave School has asked Cassidy Studios to take our class photos for the 2021-2022 school year. (grades 3-5 and 8th grade) These photos will be available for purchase on the Cassidy Studios website. Please note class photos for grades 3-5 there are two options classic and silly. For 8th grade ONLY there are two size options as this is the entire 8th grade class.
Visit www.cassidaystudios.com —-Go to: Order Photos———First time orders………….The school code for buying these group shots is 101. If you have not purchased your school pictures yet there is still time to order them before they get taken down from the website. (All student photos grades 3-8)
The school code for buying this year portraits is 334 & the password to see the photos is your student ID #. which can be found on the PowerSchool Portal.
Picture Day Committee
March 14th: Half day for students - PD day for staff in the afternoon
March 18th: Club Cranford adult social
March18-20th: OAS play-Wizard of OZ
March 28th: Elementary STEAM Night
March 29th: Elementary class photos
March 29th: 8th Grade Class Photo
SUPPORT THE 8th GRADE CLASS
ITALIAN DINNER NIGHT
On March 29th we will be having our next OAS 8th Grade Fundraiser dinner, "Italian Dinner Night" is the theme. The fundraiser will be held at Venue 104, in Cranford from 5-8pm. The menu will consist of Pastas (vodka and plum tomato sauce), chicken parmigiana, meatballs, salad, soda, for $30.00 per person....BYOB for those who wish to do so......
We will make $10.00 profit for everyone person who attends the dinner that evening.....many thanks to Franco Vitella for giving us such a great deal!!!
PARENT ACADEMY NEWS
Current Drug Trends and What Parents Should Know
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
In light of the decriminalization of marijuana, the proliferation of vaping devices, and the continued substance use disorder epidemic involving opioids, the Cranford Police Department has teamed up with the Cranford Public Schools to present “Current Drug Trends” - an in-depth presentation by the Police Juvenile Bureau.
Presenters: Cranford Police Department
Parents and guardians K-12
Location-Orange Avenue School Auditorium
RSVP to attend here