The Cub Corner

September 15, 2017

A Message from the Principals

Dear Millbridge Families,

Thank you for your showing your support at our Back to School Nights. For those of you who were unable to attend, our general presentation can be accessed here and is located in our Virtual Backpack.

Mrs. Lowe and Mr. Karakashian

Follow us on Twitter @MB_Principal and @Millbridge_AP

Delran Elementary PTA Information

This year, you will be able to access PTA information at the bottom right-hand corner of each week’s Cub Corner. Copies of all flyers sent home will be accessible here as well as in the Virtual Backpack.

A Message from the PTA President, Mrs. Kris Scanlon is below:

Thank you to all the families that have joined the PTA. If you haven't had a chance to join, it isn't too late. The PTA accepts new members all year long. If you have questions or concerns about joining the PTA, please email Kris Scanlon at If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Kris Scanlon at

Room Mom & Classroom Volunteers: Deadline this Monday, September 18th

The deadline to complete the form for Room Mom or Classroom Volunteer is this Monday September 18th. Help plan, participate and contribute to classroom parties. The form to sign up is located on the Delran Elementary PTA web page: . The deadline to complete this form is this Monday September 18th.

Student Directory - Every year the PTA creates a student directory to enable families to connect with other families. Organize playdates, plan parties and meet others. You must complete the form to be part of the student directory. The directory is sent home with your student and is free to participating families. To fill out the form visit the PTA web page at: . The form is located under the Membership and Forms tab.

Save the Date: The Fall Festival will be held on Friday, October 6th at the Delran Middle School from 6:30-8:30 pm. Come out and enjoy our community as we decorate pumpkins, build scarecrows, munch on snacks and spend time with friends.

Early Dismissal and Fast Passes

Early Pick-ups

Parents, please remember if you need to pick your child up early, you need to arrive by 3:10 to sign out in the main office. Otherwise, it is very busy in the main office and you might get delayed in dismissal car lines. Thank you for your help with this.

Fast Pass information

We will begin taking pictures for Fast Passes next week. Please see the schedule below.

  • Students with the last name beginning A - I- Monday, September 18th

  • Students with last name J - R - Tuesday, September 19th

  • Students with the last name S - Z- Wednesday, September 20th

  • Make Up photos will be taken on Thursday, September 21st and Friday, September 22nd

Robotics Sign Ups Close this Friday

Join the fun of LEGO Robotics! Students will work in teams to build a LEGO robot, and then learn how to program their robot to work through a series of challenges. More information and the online registration form can be found by clicking this link. The registration deadline is 9/22.

Notification System

The Delran Township School district is utilizing a new communication system. Please be sure to log into the program to indicate which numbers and emails should be receiving information regularly. There is an app available on the Android Google Play and Apple iOS app stores under the name “SchoolMessenger”, which puts information at your fingertips. Click here to read more in a broadcast from Mr. Deanley, our Director of Technology.

Jake’s Place Run4Play

Join us for a great day of fitness and fun on Saturday, October 21st.

Help build Jake’s Place Delran. All details HERE.

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Long Range Dates to Know

  • Thursday, September 28th- PCPEP- Single Session-dismissal begins at 1:00

  • Friday, September 29th- Schools Closed for Teacher In-Service

  • Wednesday, October 4th- Picture Day- Information Forthcoming

  • Friday, October 6th- Delran Elementary PTA’s Fall Festival

  • Saturday, October 21st- Jake’s Place Run for Play at DHS- Click HERE to learn more