OAS PTA NEWSLETTER

Sunday, November 28, 2021

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

We hope our entire OAS community enjoyed a restful and relaxing Thanksgiving weekend with friends and family!

THANK YOU TO OUR PTA VOLUNTEERS!

A BIG Thank You to Shannon Delafortuna for chairing our Teacher Appreciation Lawn Sign Fundraiser. We know the OAS staff could feel the LOVE as they entered the building this week!


Many thanks to Mindy Affronti for chairing a VERY successful Big Apple Pizza Fundraiser. Many were able to enjoy a night off from cooking and support OAS!

POINSETTIA PLANT SALE

Decorate your home for the winter with beautiful poinsettia plants from Dreyer's Farm! Orders can be placed through November 30th. Plants can be picked up at OAS on December 11th from 9-11am. Use the google form below to place your orders!


https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd0iVXMqzkc8HPMoT5DjWQYnVZr-Q9NorsaqON2oq7ZMF-QkQ/viewform

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Elementary Holiday Boutique




The PTA is excited to bring back the Holiday Boutique! The boutique will be Nov 30th and Dec1st. Students in grade 3, 4 and 5 will shop. Please make sure to fill out this form in order for your child to shop: https://forms.gle/vdmdMQAzQHXdgXTc8


While middle school will not attend during school, we will have some boutique items available during the school store on Dec 3rd.


We still need some volunteers please see the below sign up genius. Volunteers will help the children shop, restock the gift tables and help 'check out'. Feel free to volunteer during your child’s class shopping time or ANY of the available slots.

PTA ART REFLECTIONS CONTEST


Calling all artists! Show off your talents to the world! The theme for the 2021-2022 program year is "I Will Change the World By..." Students submit their completed works of art in one or all of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts. To Enter:

STEP 1:

Please us this Google form to submit your child’s initial interest form by December 3rd, 2021.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1940sWbmR6oY293sTPXDmfJgOJsXr043_ay-I4EQ3g9U/viewform?edit_requested=true


STEP 2: Submit Student Entry Form with artwork/entry by December 17th, 2021


See attached poster & flyer for more information! Any questions, reach out to Nikki Savino Mulcahy at nicolesavinomulcahy@gmail.com

OAS Middle School Yearbook – In the coming weeks, the yearbook committee will begin working on this year's book. If you

have any clear pictures of opening day, sport events, friend groups, etc., please email them to seaman@cranfordschools.org.

Include grade and names of students in the subject line. Thanks!


OAS Elementary Yearbook- Send your Elementary student photos to oasyearbook2022@gmail.com. If you have any questions, please reach out to our Elementary Yearbook chair, Courtney Baginski at cmflaks@gmail.com

UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES:

Tuesday, 11/30: Elementary Holiday Boutique

Wednesday, 12/1: Elementary Holiday Boutique

Friday 12/3: School Store will be open at dismissal

SUPPORT THE 0AS 8TH GRADE CLASS!

Get some of your holiday shopping done while helping the 8th grade class earn funds for their graduation celebrations! Check out the eco-conscious products or experiences through Boon or purchase gift cards from a large variety of different retailers. Give the gift cards as gifts or use for your own shopping needs!


Use the attached QR code to shop and purchase through Boon. Gift cards can be purchased using the attached order form returned to the PTA mailbox. December 10th is the deadline to order for holiday shipping!

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