PTA Calendar

Did you know that you can easily add the WAS PTA calendar events to your iCal (iPhones, Mac and Outlook calendars) and Google Calendars?
  1. Go to from your phone, iPad, or computer. Use your phone or iPad to add the calendar to your device.
  2. Click Calendar. For mobile versions, click the Menu button on the right (three horizontal lines) to see the option for Calendar.
  3. Go to the bottom of the calendar.
  4. Click the Subscribe button (bottom right).
  5. Select the appropriate calendar (for iPhone calendars, choose “Add to Apple Calendar”).
  6. Follow the instructions in the dialog box.
Once you subscribe to the calendar, all new calendar events will automatically be added to your iCal or Google calendar as they are added to the website.


School Supplies

Pencils, erasers, backpacks… oh my! That’s right, even though summer is still going strong, you may be interested ischool suppliesn knowing what your child will need for school in September.

Check out the Suggested School Supply List and get shopping! Note that teachers may provide a supplementary list prior to the start of school.


Watch out for that Summer Slide!

Summer is here and between the pool and the playground, it’s important to find time to have our kids keep up thSummer_Day_clipart[1]eir academic skills! Check out the Cranford Public Schools website for the Summer Math and Reading Resources.

These resources include summer reading lists based on levels and grades and math packets for each grade. Note that these are recommendations and are not mandatory.

Check out this blog post from the U.S. Department of Education for more tips!



getinvolved3Are there committees you hope to be a part of this school year? New to the school and looking to get involved? Whether you hope to be a class or grade parent, have a brilliant idea for Mom’s Night Out or are itching to organize the Pajama Bingo Night, please let us know! There are so many ways you can help at WAS. Don’t be shy: sign up today.


WAS Email Blasts

email_iconAre you receiving WAS PTA email blasts? If not, make sure you are signed up! At on the bottom-left, click “Newsletter (add e-mail/remove e-mail)” and fill in your information. In a continued effort to go green, most WAS PTA information is sent via email blasts, so please don’t miss out!

If you have any issues receiving the email blasts, email Michael Mangini at


Yearbook Photos

cameraThe Yearbook Committee needs your help! Yearbook photographers can’t be everywhere – a fabulous yearbook depends on people like you! It only takes a minute. Follow the easy peasy instructions here.