School Briefs - Tashua School

Father’s Club meeting is tonight, Thursday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m. in the Media Center/Library.

Students can send a Boo Goody Gram (a non-edible treat) to friends, siblings, teachers, or an entire class. $1 each payable in cash or check (Tashua School PTA). Send in envelope marked “Boo Goody Gram” by today, Thursday, Oct. 24. Download form at Questions, contact Muna Mian.

Spring Meadows Halloween costume parade, (6949 Main St., on Friday, Oct. 25, from 4:15 p.m., until 5 p.m.. Wear Halloween costumes. Meet in Spring Meadows lobby at 4:15 p.m. Parade starts at 4:30. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No weapons with costumes. Spring Meadows has offered to provide cookies, juice, and milk after the parade. Please note: The cookies will be nut free, but made in the same kitchen that uses nuts. RSVP to Kristi Adorante and include any allergy information with your response. Sponsored by the PTA Community Service Committee.

Tashua Monster Mashua and Dinner, Friday, Oct. 25, 6-9 p.m. RSVP at Families of four or more just $25, includes admission and dinner. Send payment (cash or check) in an envelope to school with your family’s name to by today Thursday, Oct. 24. Door prices are $9 adult/$6 child. Dinner, games, raffles, music and much more.

Don’t forget to order Square 1 Art products by Tuesday, Oct. 29. Contact Karli Smith with questions.

The Tashua School Halloween Parade will be on Thursday, Oct, 31 at 2:45 p.m. Check with classroom teachers for details on parties, etc. Students should bring costumes and not wear costumes to school. Any props resembling weapons are not permitted. Students will be parading around the perimeter of the playground blacktop. Parents may gather at the edge of the black top to view the parade. If it rains, the parade will be held indoors and parents may gather on either side of the hallway that connects the primary and upper grade wings, in the front lobby near the doors, or around the perimeter of the gym to view the parade.

First Diversity Club meeting Monday, Oct. 28 at 3:20pm. Together we will explore, value, and celebrate our differences. Meetings will be once per month, on Mondays after school until 4:45. Come to all, come to some, we are happy to have you whenever you can make it.

Friday Night Lights at Trumbull High School. Friday, Nov. 1, 5:30 p.m., tailgating; 7 p.m., game. This evening of family fun includes prizes, photo ops, Tashua announcer, games, honorary football captain and face painting. Advance tickets are $5 adult/$4 child. Food options for tailgating range from $3-$5. To place dinner order, purchase tickets in advance, or volunteer to help at this event, visit

Election day bake sale, bakers and volunteers needed. All baked goods must be nut-free and individually wrapped. Bakers can be parents of students in grades K-5. Grade 5 parents and students are needed to help sell on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 5, at Madison Middle School. Visit to sign up.

The block party’s Team Tashua is back for the 4th year in a row. Brought to you by the b-Cause Foundation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate children to recognize neighbors in need in our local community, The Block Party will be held on Saturday, Nov. 9, at Fairfield Ludlowe High School in Fairfield from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit to register. Near the end of the registration process there’s an option to join a team; Team Tashua is in the drop down menu. Contact Karli Smith with questions. For questions about the event or technical difficulties, contact

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