School Briefs

No school April 13-17 for spring recess.
Booth Hill School
BHS Spring Clean 2015. Please drop off at Booth Hill School, tightly-tied garbage bags with your used clothing, shoes, handbags, stuffed animals and small toys between the hours of 8:15-8:45 a.m., and 3-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, April 22, 23 and 24.

Rehearsals for the fifth grade Variety Show will be held on Friday, April 24, and Wednesday, April 29, from 6-8 p.m.

The fifth grade Variety Show will be held on Friday, May 1, from 6-9 p.m.
Frenchtown School
Read Aloud Day is Thursday, April 9. All classes will have a visiting reader in their classroom.

The District Wide Cultural Diversity Committee will meet on Thursday, April 9 at 7 p.m., at Frenchtown.

All students will participate in Jump Rope for Heart on Friday, April 10. Don’t forget to send in your donation envelopes.

Please return your payment for spring photos or pictures you are not purchasing ASAP if you have not done so already.

For PTA and Father’s Club information visit

Don’t forget you can have your Target credit card linked to Frenchtown so Frenchtown can get a cash back bonus.

We’re still collecting Box Tops for Education. Help us beat last year’s totals.
Jane Ryan School
The PTA will have all items in the Lost and Found bins placed on tables on April 20-23. Please make a point to stop by the school and check for any lost items. After April 23, all unclaimed items will be donated to the KOOL Clothing Drive.

The PTA will be hosting a book fair on Tuesday, April 21. All books will be buy one, get one free. More details to follow.

The Cub Scout Spring Clean Up will be on Monday, April 27 after school.

The Lion’s Pride Garden Group will have their spring clean up on Saturday, May 2 from noon-4 p.m.

Kids Offering Our Love (KOOL) will begin a new spring event to help students of Bridgeport schools. Families of Jane Ryan will be asked to donate unused school supplies to help Bridgeport students in the 2015-16 school year. A flier went home in backpacks asking JR families to nominate a Bridgeport teacher to receive school supplies. The collection will take place in the beginning of May and end with an evening party on Friday, May 8, for the students to assemble the bags/boxes.

The Father’s Club annual golf tournament will be on Monday, May 11. Rain date is Tuesday, May 19. Registration is at 9:30 a.m., with a shotgun tee off at 11 a.m. Cost is $180 per player. This event is limited to 144 golfers – 36 foursomes. The format will be Scramble, using a minimum of two drives off the tee from all team members. For more information, contact Bobby Brown or Jon Janik at Tashua Knolls Golf Club at 203-452-5186. Jane Ryan’s golf tourney representatives are Andy Carlson and Chad Rhodes.