Weekly Wrap Up

Benedict A. Cucinella School 5/13/2022

Week 30:

Although our weekend started out on the dreary side, today turned out to be a beautiful day! I hope you were all able to enjoy some time outside.

This past week brought us two more field trips with our 1st grade taking on Turtle Back Zoo and our Kindergarten ending the week at Whittemore. The students came back from their trips eager to share all that they saw and learned. Thank you to our parents who have chaperoned these excursions - your help is greatly appreciated!

Looking Ahead:

Monday-Friday, May 16-20 - Specials Days 3-2

Monday, May 16th - Spirit Day Crayon Day - wear all the colors of your crayon box or your favorite color

Monday, May 16th - PTO Meeting in-person -BAC Cafetorium - 7pm

Tuesday - Wednesday - Spring Music Concerts continue - (please see the link for details)

Friday, May 20th - 5th Grade Student Orientation at LVMS

Tuesday, May 24th - ARTs Rageous - at BAC 6:30-8:00 - more information is below!

Looking forward to another fabulous week at Cucinella,

Melissa Keiser

PTO Happenings:

The Cucinella PTO has some wonderful things happening! Check out the PTO Friday Folder for all of the PTO events.

Friday Folder:


Please see below for additional updates:

Next General Membership Meeting:

Monday, May 16th @7pm


Our next meeting we will be hosting elections. If you are a current or prospective board member or interested in voting you should attend!!!

Room Parent Reimbursement

Last day to submit for room parent reimbursement is Friday, May 20th. Please be sure all paperwork and receipts are submitted before then. The link to the reimbursement form is listed below. Thank you!


Courtyard Garden Family Planting Day and Flower Donations

We will be ready to plant our pollinator garden in a few weeks! Please consider volunteering your time to help us on Monday, May 23rd at 4pm. (Rain Dates 5/24 and 5/26)

Not available to volunteer, but would like to help? There are also slots available to donate flowers that are needed to fill the space. Donations can be dropped off Sunday, May 22 to 4 Lois Court Hackettstown.


Thank you for considering!

Fifth Grade Celebration Collection

Attention 5th Grade Parents:

If you are interested in donating to the Fifth Grade Celebration you may do so here:


Thank you for considering!

Outdoor Structure Committee Recruitment

Help wanted!

We are recruiting a team of volunteers to begin the planning process of our outdoor structure. Email contact@cucinellapto.org for more information!

Boon Supply

The catalogue has returned for the New Year! Thank you for considering shopping the Boon Supply catalogue for Kitchen and Household Items! 40% will benefit our organization!


Spring Picnic

The Spring Picnic is making a return to Cucinella and we need your help to plan! The picnic is scheduled for Friday, June 10th from 5-8pm (rain or shine) If you are interested in helping send an email to Sarah.E.Cipolletti@gmail.com and I will send you our updates. Look for an invitation to the picnic soon!

Thank you!

Hershey Park Tickets

Hershey Park tickets have arrived and will be sent home soon! We also have a limited amount of tickets still available for sale. If you are interested in purchasing please contact Melissa Cervenka at MelissCervenk@gmail.com

PTO Memberships 2022-2023 School Year

PTO Memberships for the 2022-2023 School Year are now available! Follow the MemberHub link below to pay for a Family or Staff Membership. We are looking forward to another fantastic year!


Thank you!