School news

No school on Monday, Oct. 10, for Columbus Day and Wednesday, Oct. 12, for Yom Kippur.

Frenchtown School

Our PTA meeting will be on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. All parents are welcome. Coleen Figliuzzi, Head of Nursing, will be our guest speaker and discuss the new head lice policy. A flyer for the meeting was already sent home..

School photos will be on Friday, Oct. 14. Information will be sent home shortly.

Grade K, 1 and 2 will participate in the Fire Prevention program with the fire department on Monday, Oct. 17, and grades 4 and 5 will attend an election assembly.

Visitation to your child’s classroom will be on Thursday, Oct. 20, in the afternoon or Friday, Oct. 21, in the morning. Invitations will be sent home by your child’s teacher(s) with information regarding the date and time.

Frenchtown is once again enrolled in the Stop and Shop A+ program which begins Oct. 7, and runs through March 16. Frenchtown’s ID # is 06238. You can register your card now with 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 stops 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 until April 26, 2017. Enroll Local ShopRite’s that participate are in East Haven, Hamden, Milford, Orange, Stratford, Wallingford and West Haven.