OAS PTA Newsletter

Sunday, March 19th, 2023

Congratulations to the Cast and Crew of Beauty & The Beast!

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Thank you!

Thank you to Sanjeevanee Vidwans & Marsha McCarthy for chairing our PTA Amusement Park ticket fundraiser! For those who ordered Hershey Park tickets, be on the lookout for more information on when they arrive. We thank all who participated in this fundraiser!
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Club Cranford is FRIDAY, MARCH 24th!

Club Cranford is THIS WEEK and we have some BIG announcements for the event:

1. We will have tvs on playing March Madness

2. We'll have FREE pizza

3. We have TEN amazing prizes you can win

Not going to the event? You can STILL ENTER THE RAFFLES! From now through Thursday, buy your tickets by filling out this form: https://forms.gle/ta9P64y7jshAhnSx7


The Club Cranford Prizes:

1. $500 Downtown Gift Card

Donated by Shannon Dellafortuna Real Estate

2. $200 Pomptonian Lunch Credit

Donated by Pomptonian

3. Yeti Tundra 35 Cooler in Navy

See it at the event! Value $275

4. Two night stay at Bayside Resort on Cape Cod

Donated by Bayside Resort. Sun- Thurs Valid September 15 - May15th for 2 years.

5. Two Yankee tickets

6. Two Rangers tickets

Donated by the Niblock Family, 3/38 game Rangers vs. Blue Jackets, Value $436

7. iPad and wireless keyboard

8. Four front row seats for the 5th grade moving up


9. Four front row seats for 8th grade graduation


10. Skincare Set

Donated by Nicole McCloskey

Elementary STEAM Night (Grades 3-5)

Save the Date! Elementary STEAM night is Wednesday, April 26th!

We welcome all our 3rd-5th graders to STEAM night April 26th, where they will experience hands-on how exciting the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math can be! Kids will get to participate in different projects throughout the session. This is not a drop-off event.

There will be two session:

Session 1: 6:00-6:45

Session 2: 6:45-7:30

Students must be registered to attend STEAM night. Please use the Google form below to register your child.

We are looking for volunteers to help with the activities in both sessions. Please sign-up to volunteer using the link below.

If you have any questions about STEAM night, please direct them to our PTA chair, Jamie Dunn, at mccabedunn@gmail.com

Class of 2024 Golden Hour Social

Save the date! The 7th Grade Social will be held on Friday, April 28th!

When: Friday, April 28, 2023
Time: 7:00-8:30
Location: OAS

Please consider volunteering and/or donating for the 7th grade social, so we can make this a memorable evening for the kids. Please use the SignUp below to help volunteer your time or items. Registration form for students will be coming soon.

If you have any questions, please direct them to our 7th grade social chairs, Nicole Griffin (jngriffin822@gmail.com) and Megan Friedman (megsfriedman@gmail.com)

Elementary Yearbook Photos Needed! (Grades 3-5)

We still need your help to make the yearbook great!
Please send high-resolution/full-size photos of your OAS students and include your child’s name, teacher and event toOASyearbook2023@gmail.com. Please send each event in a separate email (multiple photos per event in one email is fine). Photo submissions for the yearbook are due March 31st. You have until April 30th to continue working on your student’s own personal pages.

Some ideas for photos are:

  • First day of school

  • Halloween

  • Class party/classroom photos

  • Sports with OAS students

  • Snow Days

  • Girl and Boy Scouts

  • Walking to School

  • Teacher Appreciation Signs

  • Bike Rodeo

  • Fall 5K

  • Concerts

  • Plays

  • Any school event

  • OAS spirit

  • Clubs

  • Playground

  • Art night

  • STEAM night

  • Skate Night

  • Elementary School Social

Elementary Yearbook Ordering Information (Grades 3-5)

5th Grade Parents: The OAS PTA has gifted each 5th grade student a copy of the yearbook! You are still able to design your 2 free custom pages and add any additional pages you would like to purchase. The custom pages are optional and you will still receive a yearbook without filling them out. To view your account, log into https://www.treering.com.

If you need to create an account go to:


If your student does not show as having a purchased book, please send me a note with your child’s name and teacher to OASyearbook2023@gmail.com so that we can make sure it’s taken care of.

3rd &4th Grade Parents: Please follow the above instructions to create an account on Treering.com. Details on how to order your child's yearbook are below.

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OAS School Store will be open on Friday, 3/24

The school store will be held after school on Friday, 3/24 and is open to all students who wish to shop!

OAS Class of 2023 Service Project

See flyer below for information on the Class of 2023 service project

Upcoming PTA Events

Friday, 3/24: School Store open after school

Friday, 3/24: CLUB CRANFORD

Friday, 3/31: 8th Grade Pretzel sale after school

Wednesday, 4/26: Elementary STEAM Night

Friday, 4/28: 7th Grade Social: Golden Hour