Categories
Uncategorized

Harvest Fest is Saturday!

Our Harvest Fest is on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 12-4 pm. You don’t want to miss this great event for the whole family! And yes, we need more volunteers.

Categories
Uncategorized

School Picture Make-Ups / Retakes on Dec. 12

Did your child miss the original photo day? Did your child get a photo on the original day, but it includes closed eyes, bad hair, a weird expression, and/or snot?

Categories
Uncategorized

Meeting to Discuss Facilities and Integration Plans

The Seth Boyden community is encouraged to attend the meeting scheduled at our school on Wednesday, May 30, at 7:30pm.

Categories
Uncategorized

Your New Year’s Resolution: Take On a Role With the PTA

Lots of fun jobs — Ice Cream Social Coordiantor, Graduation Reception Food Coordinator, Black History Month Coordinator and more — are yours for the taking.

Categories
Uncategorized

PTA Budget Presentation

Where do our PTA funds come from, and where do they go? Check out this presentation to find out.

Categories
Uncategorized

HIB Parent Forum

The district is holding an information session about the HIB process, appeals and Q&A on Tuesday at 7:30 pm at 525 Academy Street in Maplewood.  

Categories
Uncategorized

Ice Cream Social Is This Friday!

Come to Seth Boyden’s huge annual back-to-school outdoor ice cream and dance party, and volunteer to help out!

Categories
Uncategorized

South Orange Maplewood Adult School Offering Suzuki Lessons

More information at somadultschool.org.

Categories
Seth Boyden News Uncategorized

The Socks Have Dropped

Fifth-graders Adrien Carter, Jazmyn Coleman, Jaden Hargrove, Seth Powder and Nicholas Franklin led this year’s Sock Drop, a service project in September and November for young people in need. “We have been collecting socks and scarves to help keep teens warm this winter,” Adrien said. Seth confirmed that the new socks and warm weather gear […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Schoola Clothing Drive – Oct. 19-30

From Oct. 19-30, we will be collecting gently worn clothing (boys, girls and women) to turn into cash for our school. Donated items are sold, and 40% of sales proceeds are returned to Seth Boyden. Fill a bag with clothes for children & women and drop the bag off outside the main floor office. https://www.schoola.com/schools/seth-boyden-elementary-maplewood-nj   […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Charleston Wrap Orders Due Wednesday 10\21

Charleston Wrap orders are due Wednesday, Oct. 21. This is a very important fundraiser for our school, so please stock up for your family and hit up your relatives and neighbors too!

Categories
Uncategorized

SB Weekly Newsletter – Week of 9/14 – Ice Cream Social on Friday!

In this issue… Wednesday Sept 16 – Start of Box Tops for Education Class Competition Thursday Sept. 17 – Garden Volunteer Meeting.  7:30-9 PM, Seth Boyden Library Friday Sept. 18 – Ice Cream Social – 6:30 PM Garden Update 2015 – 2016 PTA Open Positions Communnity Events Save the Date Click here to view this week’s newsletter.

Categories
Uncategorized

Box Tops Class Competition Starts September 16

Box Tops for Education Class Competition Welcome SB families! To the “oldies” but goodies and the newbies. Here is the beginning of one of the yearly SB fundraisers, the Box Tops for Education class competition. Starts September 16 and ends October 30. Don’t be late but don’t be too early! What is she talking about? Label your (unexpired) Box Tops bags (no more than 50 per […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Schoola Clothing Drive A Success!

Schoola Clothing Drive A Success! UPDATE: To all our Seth Boyden Parents & Students: Thank you all for your support…our Spring Schoola Clothing Drive was a success! We are shipping 13 large boxes filled with boys and girls clothing…and even some women clothing. In a couple of weeks, the items will be uploaded onto the Schoola website […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Chocolate Sweets Fundraiser to benefit our Outdoor Learning Center

The Seth Boyden PTA is participating in a fundraiser event bringing you chocolate treats from Gertrude Hawk Chocolates.  The proceeds from this fundraiser will help fund our Outdoor Learning Center (OLC) project. We need your participation to reach our goal of $2000. The fundraiser will officially start on Monday, March 2ndand end on Friday, March 13th. Brochures and order forms […]

Categories
Uncategorized

REACH FOR THE STARS Read-a-thon 2/2 – 2/20

The REACH FOR THE STARS Read-a-thon has launched. Your child’s read-a-thon packet should have arrived home in their backpacks by now. Please have your child read (or you may read to them) for 30 minutes today and write it in their reading log journal tomorrow. The challenge this year is to read every day 2/2 […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Silent Auction – Saturday, March 14th 6:30pm – Donations Needed!

Seth Boyden Silent Auction – An evening of food, drink and prizes for the best cause of all! Our annual Spring Auction is coming up on March 14th from 6:30-10:30pm. Please save the date for this fun night in support of our school. We are currently looking for items to auction off during the evening. […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Little Caesar Pizza Fundraiser – UPDATE: Pickup rescheduled for 2/4

Little Caesar Pizza Fundraiser This is our final week of the Little Pizza Fundraiser! It’s Pizza! Pizza! Time! Time for you, your friends, and your family to stock up with Little Caesars Pizza Kits! Have them on hand for quick dinners, parties or entertaining, especially during SUPER BOWL SUNDAY!!!!!They’re fun to make and delicious to […]

Categories
Uncategorized

100 Years of Seth Boyden

One hundred years ago, a new school opened on Boyden Avenue in Hilton. Just six teachers (all women) came to the school to teach dozens of students from kindergarten through 8th grade under the guidance of principal Frank “Pop” Stevens. Although the school was first known as the “new Hilton School” (the old Hilton School […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Seth Boyden Welcomes 2013-14 School Year!