Frenchtown SchoolOur Winter Extravaganza will end on Friday, Dec. 21. Tickets will be sold until 9:30 a.m. on Friday and during the winter concert on the evening of Dec. 20. Our winter concert will take place on Thursday, Dec. 20 at 6:30 p.m. There will be performances by our grade 2 and 5 choruses. Band and strings will also perform. A flyer with times of the performances and proper attire to wear has been sent home. Friday, Dec. 21 is a legal day dismissal at 1 p.m. No lunch will be served. School will be closed from Monday, Dec. 24 through Tuesday, Jan. 1. School reopens on Wednesday, Jan. 2 after our holiday recess. Join the Frenchtown Fathers\u2019 Club at InSports the first Wednesday of every month for the Frenchtown Fathers\u2019 Club meeting. Learn about how the Fathers\u2019 Club supports the students, faculty, staff and families at Frenchtown through a variety of activities and events. Come and join us and show your support for Frenchtown. Mothers always welcome as well. Next meeting is on Wednesday, Jan. 3. Frenchtown Fathers\u2019 Club will be selling tickets for a Sound Tigers game on Jan. 19, for Star Wars night with an appearance from the Trumbull High School band. More information will be sent home. Frenchtown Fathers\u2019 Club is offering a special discounted ticket offer for the Harlem Globetrotters show at the Webster Bank Arena on Friday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 p.m. Flyers were sent home. Tickets must be purchased by Jan. 18. Frenchtown has improved our online presence. Visit\/follow Frenchtown's Twitter Feed and visit Frenchtown's updated website. Twitter Feed: twitter.com\/FrenchtownElem Website: frenchtownschool.com Frenchtown is once again enrolled in the Stop and Shop A+ program which runs through March 16. Frenchtown\u2019s ID # is 06238. Register your card now with your 13-digit Stop & Shop card number found on the back of the card. Visit stopandshop.com click on sign in (top right) to log on to your online account or click register to create your on-line account. Once you are logged in to your account, you can select a school for A+ Rewards or you can call Consumer Affairs at 1-877-366-2668 and select option #1. Parents and friends, sign up your cards if you haven\u2019t already. We have earned over $1,200 so far. We are enrolled in the ShopRite for Education program again this year which has just kicked off for the new school year. Shop at ShopRite to help our school earn free classroom equipment. Link your Price Plus Club card to our school and each time you shop through April 26, our school will earn points toward free classroom equipment. Enroll your card at shopriteforeducation.com to our school code 49972. Local ShopRite\u2019s that participate are in Bristol, East Hartford, East Haven, Enfield, Hamden, Manchester, Milford, Orange, Southington, Stratford, Wallingford and Waterbury. Cards enrolled in the past must be re-enrolled for this school year. We are up to 15 families who have enrolled so far and earned over 17,000 points. Let your family and friends who live and shop in those areas know and have them enroll their cards for us. Frenchtown is enrolled in Big Y\u2019s Education Express program which ends in December. Our school ID # is 7345. We earn points to earn free educational supplies and equipment. Enroll your Big Y card at bigy.com\/rs\/educationexpress. We have earned over 10,000 points so far. We are collecting Box Tops for Education. Save your box tops and send them in to school to earn money for Frenchtown. Trumbull Community Television \u2013 Keeping Trumbull Connected \u2013 can be seen on Spectrum: Channel 194 and Vantage: Channel 6019. For communication from the Frenchtown PTA, please join our Frenchtown community through MySchoolAnywhere to receive email communications, PTA membership information, volunteer signups, school directory and much more! Register at join.myschoolanywhere.com with invitation code 0661130. Upon verification your login information will be emailed to you. Also, download the MSAanywhere app from the iTunes App Store or Google Play.