Frenchtown School Students and teachers continue to write kind thoughts or compliments to one another and put it in their class jar. Teachers share them with their students. Some are continuing to use the Kindness cards. K-2 teachers have a template of a Kindness book if they choose to use it. On Wednesday, Nov. 21, grade 4 will perform their Thanksgiving show for parents at 11 a.m. Invitations have been sent home. On Wednesday, Nov. 21, we have an early dismissal at 1 p.m., for the Thanksgiving holiday. No lunch will be served. There is no school on Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23. Fathers' Club is sponsoring an exclusive movie event of Disney's Ralph Breaks the Internet with Trumbull elementary school families on Sunday, Nov. 25, at 10 a.m. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Tickets had to be purchased by Nov. 19. Our PTA meeting that was rescheduled to Nov. 29 at 7 p.m., has been canceled due to a conflict with a BOE program. Join the Fathers' Club and other Frenchtown families at Superhero Night at the Sound Tigers on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. Flyers were send home. Tickets must be purchased by Nov. 21. Join the Frenchtown Fathers' Club at InSports the first Wednesday of every month for the Frenchtown Fathers' Club meeting. Learn about how the Fathers' 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, Dec. 5. Our Holiday Boutique will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 11-Thursday, Dec. 13. Information will be sent home soon. Our Holiday Extravaganza raffle will be Tuesday, Dec. 18-Friday, Dec. 21. Raffle tickets will be sold during lunch shifts and during the winter concert. 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. 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 until March 16. Frenchtown's ID # is 06238. Register your card now with your 13-digit Stop and 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 please sign up your cards if you haven't already. We have earned $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's 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. 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's 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 9,600 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 - Keeping Trumbull Connected - can be seen on Spectrum: Channel 194 and Vantage: Channel 6019. For communication from the Frenchtown PTA, 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.