Upcoming Events

Dec
14
Fri
all-day Last Day to Donate to GOTR/St. H...
Last Day to Donate to GOTR/St. H...
Dec 14 all-day
Last Day to Donate to GOTR/St. Huberts
Have any old towel and blankets that you don’t use anymore but don’t want to throw them away? Please help Girls on the Run by donating them to St. Hubert’s Animal Shelter! We are looking[...]
all-day Last day to donate toys!
Last day to donate toys!
Dec 14 all-day
The Gingerbread House is up and ready to fill. Our “toy collection” is now underway and will continue through Friday, December 14 th . Each year we hope to fill our Brayton Gingerbread House with[...]
Dec
17
Mon
12:00 pm Cafe Con Leche
Cafe Con Leche
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Annual Café con Leche Holiday Luncheon will be held on Monday, December 17th. Please feel free to join us as we celebrate the holidays and our diversity.

School Hours

Arrival 8:05-8:15 a.m.
School Hours
8:15 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Dismissal 3:00 p.m.
Single Session
8:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Delayed Opening 10:15 a.m.

Show Your Teacher Appreciation with a Wish List purchase!

Would you love to show some appreciation to your teacher and support your child(ren)’s classroom? Perhaps this week is the perfect time to revisit the Amazon Wish Lists and see if there are any needs that you can help meet! Please see the links on the Amazon Wish List page under the Shop tab for […]

PTO President's Letter- May 2014

Dear Brayton Parents,

Happy month of May! The flowers and trees are blooming, the grass is looking greener, the weather is getting warmer (on some days), and the grounds at Brayton have never looked nicer, thanks to the chairs of the House & Grounds, Native Garden, and Brayton Green Team Committees. Thanks for all you […]

Thank You to Our April Volunteers!

Put Your Paws Together and Applaud for . . .

Brayton Green Team Chairs Lori Leiter and Lisa Grady for attending a training session, securing a free magnolia tree courtesy of Union County, and planting it with students from 3M and 4M! Also, we thank Lori and Lisa for organizing the battery collection drive! Many […]

Brayton Vegetable Garden Planting May 7th and 8th

We are looking for parent volunteers to help next week with the planting of the Brayton Vegetable garden. The schedule is below if you want to see when your child will be planting. This is the most excited you will ever see your kids about vegetables! We will again be doing a sign-up for families […]

Magnolia Tree Planted at Brayton for Arbor Day

Brayton’s Green Team took part in celebrating Arbor Day on Friday, April 25th. The school was able to secure a free magnolia tree, offered to all schools by Union County. Green Team PTO chairs, Mrs. Lori Leiter and Mrs. Lisa Grady, picked up the flowering magnolia tree in honor of Arbor Day and enlisted the […]

DESSERT SHOW MOVED TO FRIDAY, MAY 9

Re-check your calendars…. To accommodate a smaller than anticipated cast, and because last year’s show was such a success!!, this year’s Annual Brayton Dessert Show will once again be moved out of the gym to the amphitheater in the school garden. The organizers of the show think that, in that venue, it is better to […]

Brayton Celebrates Arbor Day with a New Tree

Brayton has been gifted a beautiful flowering magnolia tree in honor of Arbor Day, which is today. Student volunteers will plant the tree this afternoon.

April 2014 PTO Meeting Minutes Published

Please click here or visit the “About the PTO >> PTO Meeting Minutes” page to read about what was covered at April’s general PTO meeting on April 9th. Lauren Senko gave a presentation on the mindfullness. In an effort to make sure that the most current information is readily available to all, regardless of their […]

Junior Volunteers Sought for Family Fun Day

If you have an older student who needs service hours, this is the most fun they will have logging their time! Grab some friends and head on over to Brayton Family Fun Day on Saturday May 3rd from 9:30 to 2. Volunteer for as little as one hour or for all four and a half […]

Introducing the PTO Executive Board Slate for the 2014-2015 School Year!

First of all, many thanks to the members of this year’s nominating committee for gathering together and proposing next year’s slate of PTO Executive Board Officers. It was an amazingly simple process thanks to all of you lovely ladies!

I am proud, excited and happy to announce our PTO Executive Board for the 2014-2015 school […]

RSVP now for Breakfast with Moms, Grandmoms, or Special People!

WHAT: Breakfast with Moms, Grandmoms, and Special People is a PTO sponsored healthy breakfast for Brayton students and their Moms, Grandmoms, or special people in their life. WHEN: Friday, May 9th, 7:30 am WHERE: Brayton Gym WHY: An opportunity for Moms, Grandmoms or special people to start their day in the company of their […]

Family Fun Day Sign-ups and Information

Let’s make Family Fun Day fun! The success of this event depends on you! Your kids will truly appreciate your involvement and have fun at the same time! Thank you in advance for your help and supporting this event!

Volunteer for an hour between 10am – 2pm on Saturday May 3rd.

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Brayton to Host Upcoming BOE Meeting

At Brayton on April 24th at 7:30 pm, the Summit Board of Education will be discussing the following matters: 1. Brayton presentation (Mr. Miller- geocaching) 2. Space in Schools/Class Size 3. Leadership Profile Dr. Judith Ferguson, HYA Executive Search.

At this meeting, the consulting company assisting with the Superintendent search will be presenting the leadership […]

Do You Want to Do Dessert Show?

Check out the video below to see and hear from the talented Dessert Show performers over the past 70+ years. This video puts a uniquely “2014” spin on this long standing Brayton tradition!

Cafeteria Tasting Event Scheduled on April 24th

The cafeteria is making exciting and nutritious changes to your child’s menu and Pomptonian want you to experience it! Their Village Fresh chefs have put together a menu that is healthy, tasty, and visually appealing. An increased variety of homemade, nutritious meals will now be offered.

You will also have the chance to meet with […]

New SPARC Website- Check it Out!

Featuring photos, performing arts news and updates, scholarship application forms, equipment rental information, grant applications, and much more. www.sparcsummit.org

Survey for Attendees of Miss Senko’s PTO Presentation

We had the pleasure of hearing Ms. Senko’s presentation on Mindfulness at the last PTO meeting on Wednesday, April 9th. For those who attended, please click this link to complete a short survey about your thoughts on the material that was presented. Ms. Senko would greatly appreciate our feedback! Thank you!

And the Winner is......Box Tops!

1st Place was 2L – AGAIN! Go 2L for collecting 882 Boxtops 2nd Place was 5G with 435 Boxtops 3rd Place was 4S with 410 Boxtops

2L will receive the surprise Red Box. This was a fantastic effort by all Brayton Students. We clipped 4,606 Boxtops for a total of $460.60 to […]

Green Team Battery Drive

Don’t throw away your old batteries!! Recycle them at Brayton! Help us celebrate Earth Day with a battery recycling drive at Brayton. Bring in your old batteries instead of throwing them in the garbage.

WHY should we do this? Batteries contain metals and other corrosive materials that can leak into the soil and groundwater when […]

Principal's Letter- April 2014

Dear Parents,

At long last, Happy Spring! As many of you know, I am a huge fan of winter; but even I am ready for warmer days and sunshine at this point. I certainly know that our students and staff are ready to welcome more outdoor recess!

It has been a busy time at Brayton. […]