School News

No school on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24, for the Thanksgiving break.
Booth Hill School
The Book Fair will be held from Nov. 8-10. Hours are 9 a.m.-1 p.m., and 6-8 p.m., on Nov. 8, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., on Nov. 9, and 9 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m., on Nov. 10.

There will be a Giggling Pig Paint Night on Friday, Nov. 10. Registration forms were sent home.

Evening parent conferences will be held on Nov. 8. There is a 1 p.m., early dismissal on that day.

There is an Open Gym Night for second and third graders on Friday, Nov, 17.

Thank you to all who sent in Box Tops. Keep sending them in through your child’s teacher. A new contest will be coming soon.

Check out the Booth Hill website at for all upcoming events.
Frenchtown School
The KINDNESS Club collected 444 pairs of socks for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission. This month, Frenchtown will be creating a school wide Chain of Kindness. The Frenchtown students continue to work on acts of kindness. Recognition of kind acts will be posted in different areas of the school.

The Mileage Club/Final Mile is in full swing. The club runs on Wednesdays and Fridays through Nov. 17, and volunteers help track student miles during recess.

School retake day is Thursday, Nov. 16. All students new to the school since our photo day in September or those who were absent, will have their pictures taken. Parents who wish to have their child's photo retaken must send the package they purchased into school that morning. Keep your class photo if you purchased one.

The annual Turkey (Basketball) Shootout will be on Thursday, Nov. 16, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Signups are due by Friday, Nov. 10. Fifteen throws cost $5.

Pie pickup will be on Friday, Nov. 16. More information to follow. All orders are due by Thursday, Nov. 9.

Sunday, Nov. 19, will be the Fathers’ Club next movie event at Bow Tie Cinemas. Justice League will be shown at 10 a.m. Reservations are due by Wednesday, Nov. 15.

Nov. 22 will be a legal day dismissal at 1 p.m., with no lunch served.
Middlelbrook School
Middlebrook Elementary School honors members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard on Friday, Nov. 10, for a Veteran’s Day celebration at 9 a.m. Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts are encouraged to come to school in their scout uniforms.

The Middlebrook PTA monthly meeting is on Mon, Nov. 13, at 7:15 p.m., in the library. All parents and teachers are encouraged to attend.

School photo re-take day is Tuesday, Nov. 14. Any student not happy with the original portrait, absent on the original day, or who wishes to place a new order should participate. Order forms are in the school office.

Principal Frillici will host a Chat with Principal on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 9 a.m., in the library. Parents are invited to meet informally with the principal to learn more about what’s happening at school. All parents are invited to attend.

Middlebrook Father’s Club will meet on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m., in the library. All Middlebrook dads are welcome.

School Store will be on Friday, Nov. 17, during lunch. Items range in price from $0.25 to $4.

For information, contact the school office at (203) 452-4411.