Order your School Supply kit today!

Skip the lines this summer. Order your supplies with SchoolKidz!

SchoolKidz offers pre-packaged school supply kits filled with the exact supplies requested by your child’s teacher. Kits are offered per grade level and arrive personally with
the student’s school, name, and grade. Our kits are a cost effective and convenient way of purchasing your back-to-school supplies.

Simply place your order by June 30th to have all your child’s necessary supplies.

Orders can be placed online at www.shopttkits.com. Enter our school’s account number 89428.

For more information:  89428 Orange Ave – Custom OF

Questions? Contact Trish Ryan at trish0911@yahoo.com

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Stay Up To Date

School Calendar

Stay Up to Date…Mr Edery has provided a monthly calendar for upcoming school events for your reference. Use the attached link:  http://tinyurl.com/guyxoe6


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Remember When You’re Shopping Amazon! – Amazon Smile


From the Amazon Echo to Zootopia, when making purchases on Amazon this holiday season and all year round, please use the Amazon Smile link:


and  select 18475 Orange Avenue School PTA.

A percentage of your purchase will go directly to the OAS PTA!

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More Value from Shutterfly!!

OAS has teamed up with Shutterfly!!!  When ordering photo books, prints, holiday cards and more, simply go to http://orangeavenue.shutterflystorefront.com/ and OAS PTA will earn 13% back (with no extra cost to you)!!   Great News…  The rewards program we have with Shutterfly extends to their sister sites including Tiny Prints, Treat, and Wedding Paper Divas.

Use this link whenever you order from Shutterfly!!

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Locker Shelf for Middle School Students



Many OAS middle school students use a shelf to organize their lockers.  However, most store-bought shelves do not fit our locker dimensions.  Here are instructions on how to create one yourself. It’s easy!


A custom locker shelf can be made quite easily using three pieces of wood purchased at any local hardware store, Home Depot or Lowes.

Here are the dimensions for the three pieces:

Side Pieces (2):  13 ½ inches high (tall)  x  10-1/4 inches wide (across) and 3/4 inch thick

Top Piece (1):  8 ¾  inches high (tall) x 10-1/4 inches wide (across) and 1/2 inch thick

Locker Photo 1

The two sides are inserted inside the locker against the walls and the third piece lies across the top to make the shelf.

Books and binders can then be placed underneath and on the second tier to create more storage room. 


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OAS Family Directory is ONLINE!

student directoryThe OAS Family Directory is now ONLINE!  For details, registration information and other information please click here: http://oaspta.com/?p=2561

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What’s BYOT?

byod1-resized-600BYOD stands for “Bring Your Own Technology” and it’s the latest trend that schools across the world are implementing!  Students are given the option to bring in their own device (non-gaming, non-phone).  Tablets, laptops, etc… are acceptable.  The devices simply need to be WiFi Ready and they can connect to the school’s internet, which comes with content controls built in.  OAS recently announced their BYOT Program, which is OPTIONAL for Middle School Students (6th, 7th, and 8th graders only).  Visit the districts BYOT Page for all the details: http://cranfordschools.org/new/orange-avenue-school-byod/





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OAS Student and Family Online Directory!!!!

OAstudent directoryS PTA Student and Family Directory is now…. ONLINE! Accessible from any computer, tablet or smartphone at: http://ptoffice.mjssoftware.com

Every family will need to update their own information CLICK HERE for details on how to get started!

In an effort to continue “going green” the PTA is setting up the OAS student directory for online and mobile access. Every family will have to update their own information.  If you are new to OAS this year then you will have to input all your family information. You can block any data that you don’t want to appear. It’s a very quick process.

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Did You Know OAS PTA is on Facebook??!!


Find us at Orange Avenue School PTA Facebook Page.

Be sure to “Like” us to get updates and reminders right in your Facebook Newsfeed!

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Keep Clipping Those Box Tops!


Please keep clipping those Box Tops from your snacks and groceries!  This fundraising program is an important revenue generator for our school.  Save your Box Tops and send them in!  Thank you!

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