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.

Earn $ for the PTO, while ordering your Holiday Cards and Photo Keepsakes!

When you shop for holiday cards, calendars, and photo gifts through our custom Storefront, and Shutterfly will donate 13% of all purchases to the Brayton PTO!



Flyer here.

They are running ongoing discounts, just click through our storefront to shop!


Holiday Shop on December 6th and 7th!

The PTO is excited to announce that Brayton Elementary will be having a Holiday Shop on December 6th and 7th! This will be a fun and safe opportunity for students to experience the joy of selecting holiday gifts to surprise the special people in their lives. The store will be set-up in the school and […]

Brain Break Room Materials Drive!!

Do you have Magna Tiles, Snap Circuits, Legos, Duplos, or Marble Runs clogging up your closets? Want to make space for all the new holiday treasures coming your children’s way this December?

Then you are in luck! We would love these items for Brayton’s new Brain Break room. A room designed to supplement and enrich […]

Happy Thanksgiving from Dr. Moretz!

November 21, 2018

Dear Brayton Parents, Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. No presents to buy, no stress of last minute shopping, just getting together with family and friends to remember all that for which we are thankful.

As I sit at my Thanksgiving table this year, I will be thinking of the many […]

Successful cleanup of school grounds by 5F and the Brayton Green Team!

Armed with gloves and garbage pickers, students from 5F worked together with the Brayton Green Team to collect a sizable garbage bag of trash (mainly food, candy wrappers) and a small amount of recyclables (bottle tops) from the playgrounds and surrounding lawns. Afterwards, we had a quick discussion about how to compost and learned about […]

Thank You for the Cards for Claudia!

The PTO collected Get Well Cards for Claudia, our Tulip and Ashland crosswalk guard. We put together a care package to show our love to for her, and she was extremely appreciative and grateful! She sends her love and thanks! Thank you!

Grocery Gift Cards are Perfect for the Holidays!

Buy Grocery Gift Cards for all your holiday needs for food and gifts!!

Grocery Gift Cards area an easy way to help your school and PTO raise money. Instead of paying for your groceries with cash, credit, etc, you buy gift cards at face value and pay with the gift card. 5% of the gift […]

Donate Hats and Mittens!

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 opportunity to select free, new holiday gifts including clothes, toys, books and housewares for members of their immediate families.

Please place your unwrapped […]

Thanksgiving Food Drive on Sunday, November 18th

Summit area residents are invited to participate in the 11th Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive on Sunday, November 18th. A truck from the Community Food Bank of NJ, will be stationed in front of the Summit Diner from 1-4pm to collect donations of frozen turkeys, cash, supermarket gift cards* and bags of non-perishable groceries for NJ […]

Pre-Shop Vineyard Vines Sale!

Get excited for the PTO’s event at Vineyard Vines on Tuesday, 11/13 from 10-2pm. If you are unable to make the event, you are able to pre-shop 3 days prior to the event. Your items will be put on hold and the staff will ask for your payment information at that time. Your items will […]

Principal's Newsletter

Dear Parents,

Happy November! With as little school as we seem to have this month, I am sure that the time is going to fly by, and December will be here before we know it!

STUDENT REPORTS This week, teachers are engaged with you in parent teacher conferences. I hope that you are finding them […]

Candy Donations!

Do you have too much Halloween candy?

Would you like to share it with someone in need?

Brayton School will be collecting Halloween candy to send to the victims of Hurricane Florence.

Please drop your donations off in the box outside of the Main Office through Wednesday, 11/7/18.

5th Grade Bake Sale Big Success!

Bingo Night was noisy, fun and a great success once again this year! Special shout out to the 5th graders for doing an excellent job baking goods and selling them throughout Bingo Night. They did an incredible job, and helped raise money for all the fun events that happen in 5th grade, like Biz Town […]

POSTPONED: Summit Cross Country Race, grades 3, 4, 5!

WHERE: Memorial Field, Summit

WHEN: Rain Date: Wednesday, November 7th

WHO MAY ENTER: Races are open to all Summit Elementary Public School students in Grades 3,4,5. No pre-registration necessary.

COURSE: The course is 1 mile long and is run on grass and some sidewalk. There will be a new designed course this year.