OAS PTA NEWSLETTER

Sunday, May 1, 2022

4th Grade Bike Rodeo

On Tuesday, May 3rd the 4th grade students will participate in a Bicycle Safely Program provided by Orange Avenue School and the Cranford Police Department. The rodeo will be held from 9-11am in the Orange Avenue Pool Parking Lot.

Any questions can be directed to our Bike Rodeo chair, Chris Polito, at cpolito59@hotmail.com

Teacher appreciation week is May 2nd-6th!

Our PTA chairs have planned a great line up for our teachers next week! We need your help to make this a success and to show our teachers how much we appreciate them. Please use the sign up genius below to volunteer!


Please help us leave thankful words and show our appreciation by chalking the walk on Monday late afternoon and evening. There will be chalk by the front of the school. Please encourage your children to come and help us decorate the walkway for our teachers.

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Volunteers needed!

The PTA is planning after school End of Year Celebrations for both our 6th and 7th grades.


We are still looking for 1 chair to help organize volunteers and snacks for the 6th grade event (on 6/14) and 2 chairs to help with the 7th Grade event (on 6/15)


In addition, we are looking for a chair for our 6th Grade Orientation and Locker Open House in August. The chair's responsibilities will include coordinating volunteers, serving pizza, and facilitating lock distribution for our incoming 6th graders.


If you would like to chair any of these events, please contact Jessica Kelly jessicasnyder14@hotmail.com or Liz Rivera elizabeth.m.rivera@gmail.com

6th Grade Social

The 6th grade social will be held on May 13th from 6:00-7:30pm. All students must RSVP for this event using the link below


Attention 6th Graders: Our social event this year is "A NEON CARNIVAL"! There will be lights, music, lights, snacks, lights & games... so you definitely won't want to miss it! We are asking parents to consider donating some supplies that we need to ensure the success of the event! Please find the sign-up genius below and the google form for you to sign up your Child.


Sign-up Genius:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084CA5AF28A02-neon



RSVP by Friday May 6th... Any Questions please contact Elayna Torsone etorsone@gmail.com and/or Claire Henderson claireLhenderson@gmail.com

7th Grade Social

The 7th Grade after school social will be held on May 13th from 4:00-5:30pm. All students must RSVP for this event. Parent volunteers are needed for donations and to help out on the day of the event.


Please use the links below to register & sign up to help out! If you have any questions, please contact Mindy Affronti @ (908) 451-5406

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8th Grade Boardwalk Bash

When: Friday, May 6, 2022
Time: 6:30-8:30
Location: OAS
Cost: $10 per student (VENMO: @meghan-falso)

We are excited to invite the 8th grade class of 2022 to the Boardwalk Bash! The night will include a DJ, photo booth, boardwalk fun games and prizes. Your child must be pre-registered for this event to attend NO EXCEPTIONS. Additionally, if your child is registered and does not show-up we are required to call home to ensure all students’ safety. No student will be allowed to leave prior to 8:30 and no student is allowed to walk home. ALL students must be signed out by a parent/guardian. If another parent/guardian will be picking up, please indicate that information below.

UPCOMING PTA EVENTS:

May 2nd-May 6th- Teacher Appreciation Week

May 3rd – Bike Rodeo (4th Grade)

May 4th – Bike Rodeo (4th Grade) rain date

May 6th – 8th Grade Social 6:30 PM

May 13th – 7th Grade Social 4:00 – 5:30

May 13th – 6th Grade Social 6:00 – 7:30

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Support CHS project graduation

Time is running out to order your customized GRADUATION LAWN SIGN!
Personalized signs are available for Kindergarten, Elementary, 8th Grade, and HS Graduation and cost $38 each.
Place your order using the following link with Cougar HQ and they will email you in a few weeks when your sign is ready. Thank you.
Order here:
https://www.cougarhq.com/product-category/cranford-schools-project-graduation-fundraiser-2022/