Category Archive: General News

OAS Holiday Boutique ~ Dec 11 & Dec 12

Holiday season is upon us and to give our students a chance to do their own shopping, the OAS Holiday Boutique is busy getting ready for opening day.  Products will be plenty and will cover all members of the family with pricing between $1.00-$5.00. While this is a great fundraiser for OAS it also gives the kids a chance …

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2019-2020 Reflections Theme: LOOK WITHIN

Let’s get EXCITED about REFLECTIONS! If your child has never done Reflections, perhaps this is the year to try!  PTA Reflections is a great way to support the arts.  If your child chooses to participate, he/she will have the opportunity to create an original piece of art.  All they have to do is have fun, use …

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Support OAS while holiday shopping at Shutterfly & Amazon!

                                 Use Shutterfly when ordering photos, greeting cards, and gifts throughout the year.  The OAS PTA has partnered with Shutterfly on a fundraiser that is so simple and easy to use. When ordering photo prints, photo books, holiday cards and …

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School Pictures ~ IMPORTANT INFO

MONDAY, 10/21 IS THE LAST DAY TO ORDER PICTURES FOR GUARANTEED DELIVERY BY THANKSGIVING. Photos ordered after 10/21, will be received when retake pictures arrive.  Step by Step instructions are included in the attached file; Picture Day Ordering Instructions FRIDAY, 11/15 IS PICTURE RETAKE & MAKE-UP DAY. To get put on the retake list or if your …

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Box Tops Goes Digital

Now that you’re getting settled back into your school routines, it’s time to turn in the Box Tops you’ve been collecting all summer and to download the Box Tops For Education APP to earn more. Last year our school earned $850.90 in box tops. This year, let’s try to make it $1000! The Box Tops …

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OAS PTA CHAIR OPPORTUNITY

The OAS PTA is in need of a Nominating Committee chair!  What does the role entail? Scouting potential candidates who will replace any board members that will leave at the end of this school year. Presenting candidates to current board members for approval. If you are interested or have any questions please email Lorian at lorianmorales@gmail.com or Liz …

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Elementary School Yearbook!

ORDER YOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL YEARBOOK BY 9/30 AND SAVE 15%! Custom pages are not needed until the end of the year. Go to: https://tr5.treering.com/validate  School code:  1014977906143535

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FOLLOW THE OAS PTA ON FACEBOOK

Be sure to “Like” our facebook page in order to get updates and reminders right in your newsfeed! Find us @oasptacranford

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YOUR PTA DOLLARS AT WORK

Thanks to your donations and support of our fundraisers, six new water filtration units, two new bike racks, and a desk for the lobby have been ordered for OAS and a new scoreboard has been installed in the gym. PTA funds also provided teacher mini grants, cash for class, student social events, and the wonderful …

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Cougar Corner: OAS SCHOOL STORE

Cougar Corner will soon be open for the 2019-2020 school year & they have fantastic items like erasers, pens, folders & more… all funds go to supporting our PTA! Most items:  $0.25 -$5.00 Store Hours: 11:45 – 1:00 (select Friday’s) Location: Cougar cage near the cafeteria If you are interested in volunteering to help with the …

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OAS Cares – Helping Hands

Do you know of a family in the OAS community dealing with an emergency or a crisis? The volunteers of Helping Hands, a PTA committee, can alleviate some of the stress by providing dinners for one week or more. Service is confidential and only with the approval of the family. Please contact Mary Frese at …

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2019-2020 PTA MEMBERSHIP

Please help us reach 100% participation!  PTA Dollars fund the following: School Assemblies Beautification Projects Student of the Month Program Art Night Fun Grade-Level Events like Elementary Field Day, Middle School Dances, Bike Rodeo, Comedy Night, & the 8th Grade Pool Party And much, much more!! Click here for more details: 2019-2020 Membership Form

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Cranford Kids Give Back – We Need Your Donations!!

  Who: CKGB is a charity group formed by CHS students looking to give back to the community. Currently we are working closely with Cranford Family Care (CFC). What: We are organizing donations of personal care and food pantry items for CFC. Where: We will be placing boxes in the high school, middle schools, and elementary schools, …

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BOX TOP$ + ShopRite = another way to support OAS!

BOX TOP$ and SHOPRITE FOR MY SCHOOL Here is another way for you to help raise money for OAS. In addition to clipping the box tops from your packages, you can register your ShopRite Price Plus card with Box Tops for additional funds! Use this link: www.shopriteformyschool.com and follow the directions. You will just need …

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