Category Archive: School News

Friday 9/29…BAS Backyard BASh

Our Back to School Bash is coming up on Friday 9/29! It will be just like our awesome Backyard Bash we have in June. Bouncy Houses, games, music and all of our BAS families. The flyer will be coming home tomorrow. Hope to see you there!

Welcome New Chairs!

Welcome New Chairs! Pretzel Sales: Claire Henderson and Meredith Goldblatt Read to Succeed: Cathy Kanterman Arbor Day/Ice Cream Social: Nicole Feely Box Tops: Jessica Lee STEAM Night: Kristin Ferrara and Benee Meade and Amy Saccone Membership: Diana Hearns Thank you all for volunteering your time for our school! The PTA is thrilled to have you. …

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Send us your first day pictures!

As you take all of those first day of school pictures tomorrow, remember to always send some in to the yearbook! Simply email the pics to BASYEARBOOK2018@GMAIL.COM 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 …

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Calling all techies!

Calling all techies!  This fall BAS will host its first ever STEAM Night on 11/16, bringing Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to the students in a fun and interactive way.  We are looking for parents who have technical backgrounds and/or work in STEAM-related fields to help us facilitate what is sure to be a …

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! The following positions will for the 2017-2018 school year. Membership Chair-Responsible for PTA Membership Drive Box Top Chair- Collects and submits Box Tops VP of Activities- Co-Chair Needed to help organize BAS Activities

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 …

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PTA 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 …

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Sign Up for BAS PTA Emails

Don’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 …

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Have you checked out 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 …

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Box Tops for Education

Box 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!