Thursday 11/23 & Friday 11/24…No School

Thursday,November 23rd & Friday,November 24th

No School

Happy Thanksgiving!

Wednesday 11/22…Single Session & Pep Rally

Wednesday, November 22nd

Pep Rally at 10am

Single Session

Single Session Schedule:
Full Day Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2: 8:05 AM – 12:15 PM
AM Kindergarten: 8:05 AM – 10:45 AM
PM Kindergarten: 9:45 AM- 12:15 PM

Chipotle Fundraiser…Wednesday 12/13

Wednesday, December 13th
School Spirit Tastes Great!
Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the BAS PTA.  Come in to the Chipotle at 1255 Raritan Road Suite 410 in Clark on Wednesday, December 13th between 4:00pm and 8:00pm. Bring in this Chipotleflyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the BAS PTA!

BAS Holiday Boutique…Friday 12/8

BAS Holiday Boutique

It’s almost that time of year again to start shopping, so why not start at the Holiday Boutique? Thank you for your support in making this event a success. Please contact Mindy ( or Megan ( with any questions.

Collection for Cranford Kids Give Back

Cranford Kids Give Back🐾
The Cranford Kids Give Back box has been placed in Bloomingdale. This next collection we would like to focus on helping the Elizabeth Salvation Army.  We will be collecting NEW pillows, and new or gently used towels, washcloths and blankets. This collection will run through November 16th so we can deliver these items to the Salvation Army by Thanksgiving.

Send us your BAS pictures!

Don’t forget to send us any pictures you take at BAS events for the yearbook…Simply email the pics to

Please send hi-resolution (actual size) files and let us know the name(s), grade(s), and event (if any) it is from.

We need your pictures to make the yearbook great!!!

If you ever have any questions, please ask or email our yearbook chairs Dina Curro at and Susie Nam at

Cranford Fund for Educational Excellence

The Cranford Fund for Educational Excellence (CFEE) is a nonprofit, community based foundation that supports
excellence and innovation in the Cranford Public Schools by generating additional resources through community involvement. Using donations from our many supporters in Cranford, the CFEE award grants to teachers for new and exciting classroom projects that promote learning, curiosity, and creativity. Please lend your support this school year, either by volunteering or by making a donation toward teacher grants. Visit us at, for more information about past grants. Please contact CFEE Co-President Pete Turnamian at to find out how you can get involved in supporting and showing appreciate to our teachers.

PTA Membership

Membership Welcome all new and returning Bloomingdale Avenue School students and families!

Please fill out the envelope and return with your membership dues of $8.00 per member, which can be paid in cash or check payable to BAS PTA.  Please also consider donating additional funds, as 100% of your donation goes directly to BAS PTA, and activities for the entire student body! Grandparents and spouses welcome to join! Send in your membership dues by October 28th and receive a free BAS car magnet!




Sign Up for BAS PTA Emails

email iconDon’t forget to sign up for BAS PTA emails and stay informed of all the events and activities at BAS.  Follow these 3 easy steps:

1. Go to

2. Click on Newsletter (add email/ remove email)

3. Enter student name and your email. Check the first box on the form that reads ‘Bloomingdale Avenue School (Grades k-2)’

*please note it may take a few weeks to receive your first email*

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I would like to introduce you to an exciting new fundraiser in which we are now participating. is a website that donates a percentage of purchases made at Amazon, iTunes, Groupon, and hundreds of other on-line retailers directly to our school.

Here’s how it works:

  • Visit the site and search for our school.  On future visits, your browser will jump directly to our school’s webpage.
  • Click through the on-line retailer of your choice, and shop as you ordinarily would.  You do not need to share any personal information.
  • A percentage of your purchases will be credited to our donation account, usually once your items have been shipped.
  • That’s it!

Box Tops for Education

box-tops-for-educationBox Tops for Education
We hope you are still collecting Box Tops! Box Tops can be submitted in a Baggie at any time.  Please make sure they are NOT expired. For each Box Top submitted BAS earns $0.10!  So far we have earned over $300 for our school!