The Cub Corner

April 28, 2023

A Message from the Principals

Hello Millbridge Families,

As this month comes to an end we are looking forward to upcoming class trips. Our first graders went to the Adventure Aquarium and had a blast. It seems as if the consensus favorite was the shark bridge. It was fantastic hearing all about their special time there.

It is amazing to see the students have been saving their cub coins, some have been saving all year. We had many students save 100 for Assistant Principal or Principal of the day. We are so excited the students value their time here at Millbridge and are honoring the bear paws.

Please be reminded that if you are dropping your child off to follow the carpool loop. Please do not bring your child to the main entrance prior to 9:00 am. As always, please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have. Our continued thanks for your cooperation, support, and participation in your child's education.

Educationally yours,

Mrs. Massey and Mrs. Murphy

1st Day School Supplies

As a convenience to families, we have once again partnered with 1st Day School Supplies! You can visit 1st Day School Supplies to order supplies for grades Pre-School - 5 for next year. Please be sure to choose the grade your child will be entering for the upcoming year.

Please note for the Millbridge lists there is an option to purchase headphones. Headphones will be an additional student supply for grades K - 2. These can be purchased as an optional add-on through First Day School Supplies, you can send in a pair you already own, or one purchased locally.

If you choose to order, your child’s supplies will be waiting for them in their classroom on the first day of school. Unfortunately, due to delivery constraints, supplies will not be available for pick up prior to the start of school, but labels are provided with the kits so your student will be ready to go from Day 1!

The deadline to order is July 1st.

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PTO - Stock's Pound Cake Fundraiser - Begins Monday, April 3rd

Lost and Found

The amount of Lost and Found has gotten quite overwhelming. Please click here to view the items that have been found. If an item belongs to your child, please email with the item number and the child's name. The item will be returned to your child. Any items not claimed by Thursday, May 11th will be donated to the STEM Fair donation drive.

School Calendar - Revised

May 26 and May 30 are now closed days for all students and staff. These are unused snow days that have been given back, provided no emergency closures between now and then.

Special Treats

For classrooms that are able to bring in cupcakes, the cupcakes must be nut free. Shop Rite cupcakes are not nut free. There is a brand, Treasure Mills, that is nut free and is available at Shop Rite, Wegmans, and Whole Foods.

2nd Grade Yearbook

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Delran STEM Fair - May 15, 2023

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STEM Fair Donation Drive - May 11-18

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Safely Drop Off Unused Prescription Medications in the Drug Box with Delran Police Department - May 15

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STEAM Camp for Summer 2023

Registration is now open for STEAM Camp. Please visit for information and online registration.
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PTO Spring Flower Sale - May 19

The PTO will have a flower sale on Friday, May 19. A flier will be sent home May 8th.

  • 75 cents per flower plant, limit of 6 plants
  • Please send in a large shoebox with your child's name on it to make it easier to bring the plants home.
  • Teachers will sign up their classes to shop during school hours.


Any medication needs to be brought in by the parent/guardian, along with the prescription, and given directly to the nurse. Please do not send any medication in with the student.

Student Absences

Please be advised that according to our board policy, students need a doctor's note for an absence to be excused. Below you will find the exceptions which can also be found in our board policy.

Exceptions will be made for excused absences which include: (1) illness as certified by a physician within five days; (2) student’s required attendance in court inclusive of documentation; (3) excused religious observances; (4) Take Your Child to Work day; and (5) necessary and unavoidable medical or dental appointments that cannot be scheduled at a time other than the school day. Absences due to vacation are unexcused and are discouraged.

Snack at School

In order to ensure that all students with life-threatening allergies are safe at school, we ask that everyone adhere to this safe snack list.

Important Information: Breakfast and Lunch

Breakfast & Lunch can be purchased. We encourage parents begin an account and place money on their student account. Please click here for the breakfast order form.


Each year, we have countless items ranging from winter coats to backpacks that are lost. We strongly encourage parents to LABEL EVERYTHING with your child’s name, teacher and bus letter. Lost and found items are kept in the gym and put out periodically throughout the year.

Become an Observer in Canvas

If you have not already done so, please be sure to become an observer for your child(ren) in Canvas. The information below is from the district's webpage and will help you become a co-observer. If you have multiple children, you will be able to see everything for them in one place. Teachers will be providing a weekly overview for parents and notes for the week in Canvas.

To enable co-enrollment (observer) in Canvas K-12 your student will need to generate a pairing code and you will need to link the account. A parent may pair (link) to multiple children in the same parent (observer) account.

You will need to set up the pairing through a web browser like Chrome.You cannot enable pairing or observing through the parent app.

Co-enrollment means you can view grades, upcoming assignments and due dates, missing work, and teacher communication.

Teachers can send individual, group, and course-wide messages to students and parents.

Once you're co-enrolled, you'll want to set-up your notification preferences. Click here for instructions on setting up your notification preferences.

Watch the following video by our tech staff for more information.

Parent Access to Canvas

Dates to Know

May 25 - Single Session Day, PM Preschool

May 26 - May 30 - No School