Upcoming Events

12:30 pm Last Day Hat/Mittens Donations
Last Day Hat/Mittens Donations
Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm
Santa Claus Shop Join us to help others by donating NEW children’s hat/mitten/glove sets for the 52nd annual Santa Claus Shop. Santa Claus Shop provides deserving neighbors in Summit, New Providence and Berkeley Heights the[...]
all-day Brayton Day!
Brayton Day!
Dec 3 all-day
Wear Blue and White and show your Bobcat spirit!
8:15 am Holiday Shop
Holiday Shop
Dec 6 @ 8:15 am – 9:45 am
7:00 pm Winter Concert
Winter Concert
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
8:15 am Holiday Shop
Holiday Shop
Dec 7 @ 8:15 am – 9:45 am

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.

Brayton Video Newscast–October 2016

It’s the most talked about program on the Brayton Blacktop- forget The Walking Dead, it’s time for the Brayton Video Newscast! Featuring all the latest updates in the Brayton-verse in October, including the pep rally, citizens of the month, and the awesome Opera presentation provided by the PTO Cultural Arts committee, this video says it […]

Your Ticket(s) to WIN BIG at Bingo Night- Available Here!

There are 47 amazing baskets in the raffle planned for Bingo Night tonight, Friday, October 28th at 6:00 pm. While we hope that everybody will be there to take part in the fun, we recognize that sometimes, other obligations get in the way…. but good news! You can still purchase raffle tickets and win big […]

Reminder: October Box Tops Contest Ends Today!!

It is time for our first Box Tops contest of the year! Every Box Top you submit is worth 10 cents for Brayton! In order to make collecting easy, we are providing a downloadable Box Tops Halloween sheet linked here. Please glue or tape your Box Tops directly to the sheet. Print as many sheets […]

PTO meeting next Wednesday, October 26 at 7 pm

Come join us next Wednesday evening, 10/26, at 7 pm for our PTO meeting. Our new guidance counselor, Nick Santangelo, will talk about his role at Brayton School, and how he interacts with the kids in order to make school life a positive experience for everyone. Dr. Moretz will also talk to us about what […]

Brayton Welcomes Opera Works!

Brayton’s 3rd, 4th and 5th graders were treated to an assembly by Opera Works on Wednesday, October 19th. This interactive program sponsored by the Brayton School PTO was a big hit!

Students participating L to R: S. Welkis, W. Holmes, A. Schwark, C. Relf, E. Polo, C. Jenkins, H. Krieger, T. Sebastian.

Using excerpts […]

Bingo Basket Helpers Needed!

Looking for a way to participate in the PTO’s largest annual fundraiser without making a huge time commitment? Have we got a job for you! The Bingo Basket Committee is looking for ticket sellers and winner selection helpers for 45 minute afternoon shifts on Thursday 10/27 and Friday 10/28, as well as 30 minute or […]

Cross at the Crosswalk

Please DO NOT cut across the island on Myrtle Avenue and walk between the parked cars. Instead, cross at the crosswalk. Let’s all stay safe at Pick up and Drop off!

Jefferson School Fall Festival Saturday 10/22!

Looking for some fall fun this month? Check out the Fall Festival at Jefferson School on Saturday, October 22nd from 11am-3pm, rain or shine. This wonderful event includes a bounce house, pony rides, and a kid-themed basket raffle, among many other fun things. Free admission! Check out the flyer for more details.


K-5 STEAM Carnival- Free to all - THIS Saturday October 15th

The district is once again hosting a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) Carnival for all students in grades K-5. Please see the image below for details.

PTO General Meeting Minutes Published

Click here or visit the PTO Minutes page under the PTO tab to read the notes from the September 28th PTO meeting, where Dr. Moretz shared a TED Talk by Julie Lythcott-Haims called “How to Raise Successful kids– without Over-parenting.” Lythcott-Haims is also the author of Raising an Adult Child. A video of the TED […]

Brayton Video Newscast- September 2016

What do exploding watermelons, 5th graders dancing the can-can, and blacktop interviews have in common? You can see all that and more in this month’s edition of the Brayton Newscast. Organized by and edited by Mr. Ferry, students and teachers throughout Brayton share with us a little taste of life as a Bobcat in this […]

Fall 2016 Chess Club Registration is Closing!

Back by popular demand – the Fall chess club session begins October 13th! As in the spring, it will be led by Ms. Mendl. To register for the chess club, please complete the registration form linked here and send a check made payable to Brayton PTO by October 7th – – space is limited!! If […]

Use TinyPrints or Shutterfly for your Holiday Cards and Earn the PTO 13%!

The Brayton PTO Shutterfly site allows our members to access both Shutterfly and TinyPrints directly from the PTO website (right sidebar) or via this link: http://braytonschoolpto.shutterflystorefront.com. Bookmark it!! Thanks to the PTO’s new fundraising relationship with Shutterfly and TinyPrints, Brayton families are being offered discounts throughout the fall season. Users of these offer will earn […]

Brayton Grocery Gift Card Program

Donate without spending an extra penny!

We all go grocery shopping…so why not make money for Brayton while we are doing it?!

Brayton Grocery Gift Cards are negotiable gift certificates that are used just like cash. Brayton works with local retailers directly to purchase the gift cards at a discount. You purchase the […]

President's Letter- October 2016

Dear Brayton Parents,

It’s hard to believe that school started a month ago; fall sports are in full swing, mums are on our porches, and the kids are looking forward to Halloween. I hope everyone is adjusting to the back to school routine. This time of year can be so hectic!

I want to send […]