School News

Booth Hill School
There are many exciting events coming up in the months ahead.

Friday, Sept. 16, will be the Father’s Club Welcome Back BBQ, starting at 5 p.m.. Come and join the festivities. Children are $4 and adults are $6. Register online.

There will be a PTA meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. Come and get involved in the planning for future events.  

Check out the new Booth Hill website at

Frenchtown School
Back to School Nights are from 7-9 p.m.

Band and String Back to School Night will be held on Thursday, Sept. 15, from 6-7 p.m.

Band will be in the cafetorium and Strings in the Media Center

Thursday, Sept. 15, Specialists                             

Tuesday, Sept. 20, grades 3 and 4

Frenchtown will celebrate the International Day of Peace on Wednesday, Sept. 21.  We will also have our PBIS Recommitment.

On Thursday, Sept. 22, grade 5 will be on a field trip to Winding Trail.

Our school picnic for parents and students will be on Wednesday, Sept. 28 during the student’s regular lunch shifts.  More information will be sent home.

On Thursday, Sept. 29, grade 5 will be on a field trip to the Big E.

Friday, Sept. 30 will be the first Fathers’ Club Movie Night of the school year.  Information about the movie will be sent home.

Frenchtown is once again enrolled in the Stop and Shop A+ program which begins Friday, Oct. 7, and runs through March 16, 2017. Frenchtown Elementary is registered and our ID # is 06238. You need your 13-digit Stop & Shop card number found on the back of the card.  Visit and select register your card, located in the red box on the right. Follow the prompts to complete the registration.  Any questions, call Frenchtown and ask for Mrs. Weiss.

We are collecting Box Tops for Education.  Please send in your box tops to earn money for Frenchtown.

We are enrolled in the ShopRite for Education program.  Our school code is 49972 and we earn points towards free educational equipment.  The program runs from Oct. 1 to April 26.  Enroll at Local ShopRite’s that participate are East Haven, Hamden, Milford, Orange, Stratford, Wallingford and West Haven.

Jane Ryan School
This Sunday, Sept. 11, from 4:30-7 p.m., is the Jane Ryan Fathers' Club BBQ, a fun-filled day with food games and entertainment.

Jane Ryan's first PTA meeting will be Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m.

The first movie night of the season, sponsored by the Jane Ryan Fathers' Club, will be Friday, Sept.23, (movie title to follow).

Friday, Sept. 30, is Jane Ryan Night at the varsity boys football game at Trumbull High School.