School Briefs

Frenchtown School

Parents of students in grades K-2 are invited to attend a fun and educational workshop on the basics of helping their children improve their reading at home. It will be from 8:45-9:35 a.m., at Frenchtown on Friday, Feb. 20. Snow date will be Friday, Feb. 27.

Citizenship Day will be Tuesday, Feb. 24. Students and staff should wear red, white and blue.

Students and staff should wear pink for safety on Thursday, Feb. 26.

For PTA and Father’s Club information, visit

Rewards Program — Frenchtown is once again be participating in the Stop and Shop A+ Program. Our school ID is 06238. Register your 13 digit Stop and Shop card at Earn points while you shop that will equate back to dollars for our school.

Jane Ryan School

Don’t forget to register your Target Credit or debit REDcard and Target will donate 1% of your REDcard purchases made at Target or to Jane Ryan. Last year, Target donated over $800 to our school through this program. Family and friends can earmark Jane Ryan as their designated school too. Please register your REDcard today at

Remember to save your Box Tops for Education and send them to school attached to the collection sheet previously sent home or in a baggie. Our last submission of box tops has now earned Jane Ryan $600. For more information, contact Ann O’Sullivan at

Sensitivity Day is Wednesday Feb. 25. Volunteers are needed for set-up on Tuesday, Feb. 24, and helpers are needed on Wednesday, Feb. 25, along with donations of refreshments/snacks. Please check out Jane Ryan’s I-volunteer form to sign up and help.

The School Store is open on Thursday, Feb. 26, from 11:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m.