Upcoming Events

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[...]
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.

Brayton's 74th Annual “Dessert Show” is TONIGHT at 8:30 SHARP

Don’t miss out on what is arguably the most entertaining Brayton tradition. Brayton parents sing, act and dance to original skits that parody life as, what else,…a Brayton parent!

Reserve your seats or group tables now for prime seating in the gym. Table Sign-up Genius reservation link is here or here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090548aaa723a46-74th.


First Annual Brayton Bobcat Carnival

Mark your calendars for the FIRST ANNUAL BRAYTON BOBCAT CARNIVAL! Come celebrate the end of a wonderful school year with all of your family and friends! Activities at this not-to-be-missed event will include carnival-style games and prizes, bounce houses, music by our own Mr. Santangelo, sand art, food by Towne Deli and much more!

When: […]

PTO meeting Wednesday, March 29th

Please join the PTO at our next General meeting on Wednesday, March 29th at 9:00am. Our district’s Literacy coach, Stacy Kaplan, will give a presentation for parents about reading at the elementary school level. Also, the PTO will talk about our newest event in May: the first annual Brayton Bobcat Family Carnival. Hope you can […]

Video Appeal from Citizens of the Month

Let’s hear from the students themselves! Watch the video linked here to learn more about what our Citizens of the Month are up to, and why. Please help out the citizens of the month (3M and 4C) and donate to “Kits for Chemo”. The following items are needed: warm socks, fleece blankets, hard candy, blank […]

PTO Nominating Committee Volunteers Sought

Want to help direct the future of the PTO? Then be a part of the Nominating Committee! This is an important committee that proposes a slate of PTO Executive Board members for the 2017-2018 school year. The committee will meet once or twice in April. If you’re interested in helping out (or are interested in […]

Mark your calendar and RSVP to our March 31st “Dessert Show!

In case you didn’t hear, Dessert Show is a 74-year old (parents-only) tradition at Brayton. That’s right, 74 years! We have pictures to prove it. Brayton Parents take the stage and perform original skits featuring their writing, acting, singing and dancing “talents.” And what about Dessert? That’s right, there is a reason we call […]

LCJSMS Presents Willy Wonka March 31 & April 1 – 7:30pm

A cast of 40, a crew of over 100, and full orchestra perform the scrumdidilyumptious musical. You won’t want to miss it! Tickets go on sale March 13. At that time, please visit the SPARC website (http://www.sparcsummit.org/Box-Office.html) to purchase tickets.

All seats are reserved and are $10. (Additional fees for credit card purchases will apply.) […]

Brayton Video Newscast- February/March 2017

Check out the BraytonVideo Newscast for February and March! You’ll find reports on: the SHS Jazz Band visit to Brayton, 2017 Spirit Week, Valentine’s Day (including a “favorite things about Brayton” segment,) After-school Enrichment, Citizens of the Month (3F & 4MM,) BFL Championships, Gordon Korman author visit, NCAA March Madness, and SEF-funded Family Science Night! […]

Donations Requested for Kits for Chemo

Brayton Parents,

Mrs. Corea’s fourth grade class and Mr. Miller’s 3rd grade class are working in conjunction with a Summit High group of students who are creating comfort kits to deliver to children undergoing chemotherapy. 3rd and 4th graders will be promoting this drive in school during the next few weeks. Your children are invited […]

Brayton Green Team’s used marker recycling drive!

The Brayton Green Team is hosting a used marker recycling drive through Crayola’s Colorcycle program. We will take ANY BRAND of marker including dry-erase markers and highlighters so please clean out your art supplies and desks for a good cause! There is a collection box outside the office so please help us do our part […]

Get your Tickets for The Aristocats NOW!

Join the very talented 4th and 5th grade cast and crew of Brayton Elementary’s Production of Disney’s The Aristocats, Kids as they transport us to 1930’s Paris with the classic tale of family, love, and betrayal. The kids have been hard at work building sets and rehearsing for the musical since early January, and your […]


Dear Brayton Families,

Do you all recall the saying “March comes in like a lion and leaves like a lamb”? Well, that certainly holds true for this year, as the wind has been blowing like crazy, and the forecast is calling for snow this Friday! (And I’m pretty sure all of my kids wore shorts […]

SEF Silent Auction Live!

Spring for Excellence is this Saturday, March 11th! Don’t wait any longer to purchase your event tickets. Get them before they sell out!

Event highlights include:

Live music, food from What a Dish, auctions, raffles — 50/50, Hamilton tickets, diamond stud earrings — and more!

There is […]

International Night 2017 Recap & Pictures

On Tuesday, February 28th, we celebrated our rich cultural community at Brayton’s Fifth Annual International Night! Many families joined us at the gym to explore the 20 countries that were represented that night. Country “hosts” (i.e., parent volunteers) adorned tables with memorabilia, photographs, artwork and delicious food and treats. The children walked around the gym […]

(Intern) Principal’s Message- March 2017

Dear Parents,

Can you believe it is March already? You know what that means….SPRING! If you are like me, you might be wondering what happened to winter. We did have plenty of very chilly days, but snow accumulation was pretty minimal. We did, however, manage to get ONE snow day in! Even with the lack […]

Buy Tickets now for SEF's Spring for Excellence on March 11th!

You’re invited to the Summit Educational Foundation’s annual fundraiser, Spring for Excellence, on Saturday, March 11 at the Elks Club for live music, great food, and a wonderful evening with Summit friends (this replaces our Casino Night event). Visit the event website at www.501auctions.com/sefexcellence for details and to buy tickets, raffle tickets, or bid […]

Box Top Contest Results Are In!

The final Box Top contest of year just ended and our big winner was 3F! 3F submitted a total of 361 Box Tops! Great job class. We will contact Mr. Ferry to work out a date for your Pizza Party!

The total number of Box Tops collected by the school is 2,372! That is 237.20 […]

Support the Brayton School PTO and get an amazing workout at the same time!

Join us for an evening of “Bar to bar”! The Bar Method of Summit is generously hosting a charity class with 100% of the proceeds going to support the Brayton School PTO:

Thursday, March 9th at 7:30 pm 86 Summit Avenue, 2nd Floor

Following an energizing 45-minute “Express” class, we will […]

Yearbook Orders Open Now

Celebrate the moments that matter!” Order your 2017 Brayton Yearbook now! Children will be bringing orders forms in backpacks shortly. Send back the order form with $14 cash or check. Checks made payable to Brayton School. Deadline for ordering is Friday, March 31st. Missed your order form? print one here and send it in an […]

What is this March 31st “Dessert Show” I keep hearing about?

The Dessert Show is a 74-year old (parents-only) tradition at Brayton. That’s right, 74 years! We have pictures to prove it. Parents take the stage and perform original skits featuring their writing, acting, singing and dancing “talents”. Although somewhat unbelievable, people keep coming back year after year to watch!

You can be part of the […]