Teachers Apple Pie Contest

Bake-an-Apple-Pie-from-Scratch-IntroButter or shortening? Lattice or crumb topping? Teachers, think you have the *best* apple pie recipe? Now’s the time to prove it. The Cranford Community Connection is sponsoring a Farmers Market Teachers Apple Pie Contest. Roll up your sleeves and dust the counter with flour – the contest is September 25th. For more information, see the flyer here. Now where’s the information on how to become a judge?



getinvolved3Are there committees you hope to be a part of in the 2014/2015 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 end-of-the-year Ice Cream Treats, it’s never too soon to let us know! There are so many ways you can help at WAS. Don’t be shy: sign up today.


School Tool Box

school suppliesIncoming 1st and 2nd graders can avoid those big box stores and get their school supplies online. Visit and order your grade box of customized school supplies. Our first and second grade teachers customized the specific grade box, so all you have to do is click, and purchase!! It is that easy!!! Please see the School Tool Box flyer and any questions, please contact Jean Mannix at


School Supplies List

iStock_000010636360SmallDid you know the School Supplies Lists for WAS K-2 is posted on the district website? I’m sure you did. But I didn’t! I thought we had to wait for it to come in the mail. Silly me! In the off-chance that someone else didn’t realize that it’s there, here’s a link. You can always make it easy on yourself and order from School Tool Box…they do all the work for you and you don’t even have to worry about this list! See post above.


Summer Math Packets & Reading Lists

booksingrassNeed to retreat from the heat? A break from the pool? Don’t forget about Summer Math Packets & Reading Lists! The perfect antidote to summer boredom, I promise! Every time I suggest my son work on his, he magically finds something better to do…


Box Tops Totals!

boxtopsWAS collected an impressive 26,195 box tops this year! Great job, clippers!! Don’t forget to keep clipping all summer, so you can send them in again in the fall. To see the class tallies for this year, click here.