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.

Join the Brayton Coding Club!

Who: 4th and 5th graders

What: Learn coding by creating games using the Scratch program

When: Wednesdays OR Thursdays from 3:00-4:00pm

Wednesdays: 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 11/14, 11/28, 12/12

Thursday: 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6

Where: at the Brayton School Library

Full info and reg form here. Registration form due October 5!


Bobcats unite!

A big THANK YOU to all the teachers, staff and families that have joined the PTO so far!! We really appreciate your support and are putting the funds to good use. The next PTO sponsored event is Bingo Night on October 26! It’s not too late to join, simply click here!


Fall Chess club

Back by popular demand – the Fall chess club session begins October 11th! We are so excited that it will continue to be led by Mr. Miller. To register for the chess club, please complete the registration form and send a check made payable to Brayton PTO by October 9th – – space is limited!! […]


The blacktop is finished and ready to use! Alternate arrival and dismissal routes not needed for rest of the week. Please drop off and pick up your child as you normally would. Hurray!!

Bingo Basket donations DUE SEPTEMBER 30!

Calling ALL Brayton Families! We need your help!

The success of our biggest fundraiser is dependent on creating amazing baskets to raffle off during Bingo Night.

Here are 2 ways you can help:

1. Purchase something on our Amazon Wish List! We have pre-selected items and put them on the wish list. Just click […]

Bingo Night

Bingo Night will be held on Friday, October 26th from 6-8pm.

Reservations and pizza orders/payments will be handled entirely ONLINE. Signup will open on Tuesday, October 9th so watch for the link to the online reservation form. Mark your calendar and watch your inbox in October. We look forward to seeing you there! […]

Brayton Newscast September 2018


What are Brayton Bobcats looking forward to this school year?? Hear some of the Bobcats national and international summer travel destinations! Learn answers to some burning questions! Do Bobcats prefer summer or fall?? Soccer or football?? And an even greater mystery is investigated… CLICK HERE


Flag Football for ALL 3rd and 4th graders!

This Fall we will begin a flag football program on Friday afternoons. To register for flag football, please complete the registration form and send a check made payable to Brayton PTO by September 28th​ -​ – space is limited!!

● 6 week program: ​Friday​ from 3:00pm to 4:00pm at Brayton School ● Dates: October […]

LAST CALL for October Grocery Scrip gift cards!

Please consider participating in the grocery scrips fundraiser. Submit this form to the main office by October 2nd if you are interested.

Brayton works with local grocery stores directly to purchase the gift cards at a discount. You purchase the cards at face value and the grocery stores donate 5% back to Brayton! Last year, […]

Get Fingerprinted!

Get yourself fingerprinted to chaperone field trips and more! Valid through your child’s high school graduation!

Anyone person who is alone with students without a district staff member present, must be fingerprinted. In addition to allowing elementary parents to chaperone field trips and assist or run after school programs, there are more opportunities in middle […]

Brayton Bashes

Grade Level Bashes! Parents only!

5th Grade: Happened 9/15! Fun! Thank you to The Bulls! 4th Grade: Saturday, September 29th (evite sent*) 3rd Grade: Friday, September 28th (evite sent*) 2nd Grade: Friday, October 19th 1st Grade: Happened 9/21! Fantastic! Thank you to The Davies!

*If you did not receive evite, please contact your room […]

Join the PTO!

THANK YOU to everyone who has joined and donated to the PTO so far!!

To date, we have achieved 26% participation.

Our goal is 100%!So…., WE STILL NEED YOU!

If you haven’t had a chance to join the PTO yet, its quick and easy and we could use your support! Please click here, or […]

Library Volunteer Schedule is Set!

CLICK HERE to view the Calendar, Guidelines, and Assignments.

The PTO wants YOU!

Please join the PTO!

Please consider making a donation to the PTO Membership Drive. So far, we have 25% of families participating, and we are striving for 100% participation as PTO funds benefit every child. The PTO funds over 30 different initiatives, including cultural arts assemblies and field trips. We need your support to continue […]

Sign Up NOW for Art in the Classroom!

Click here to introduce your child to the world of art history!

Whether you are an art history expert or a complete novice, Art in the Classroom is fun and easy for everyone! Learn something new yourself, and share it with your child and his/her class. Easy to follow lesson plans and materials are […]

Sign Up to Volunteer at the Library!

Volunteering at the Brayton Library is a great way to get involved with your child’s education. PLEASE NOTE: There is a change in library scheduling this year. We have organized the year into three 11-week sessions (Sept-Dec, Jan-March and March-June). Library volunteers are asked to help for 45 minutes, every other week, for 11 weeks. […]

Principal's Newsletter- September 2018


September 2018

Dear Brayton Parents,

And so another successful year at Brayton begins! There were many smiles and much laughter as we opened doors on September 4th, and not a single tear! Children and staff appear anxious and ready to “get this party started!”

As I told you in my last letter, our motto […]