Stone Back to School Picnic - Virtual Edition!

The PTA and FOSA are so excited to team up with Bubbles Academy for this year's Back to School Picnic - Virtual Edition! Over the week of October 26, each class will have its own special virtual activity slot to play games, make crafts, chat with their classmates, and kick off the school year with some fun! Halloween and Fall-themed costumes are more than welcome.

Please see below for dates and times and a few materials to gather before the picnic, depending on your assigned night. The picnic will take place via Zoom - You'll receive a link the week beforehand. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to Bubble Academy or Simone Bogode (PTA Vice President).

Dates and Times

Monday 10/26

  • 6:00pm - Kindergarten
  • 7:00pm - 2nd grade

Materials Needed: an animal toy, a scarf or towel, and paper and crayons or something to draw with

Tuesday 10/27

  • 6:00pm - 1st grade
  • 7:00pm - 3rd grade

Materials Needed: a piece of paper, something to draw/write with, and one of your favorite things from your home (for example a stuffed animal, souvenir, or picture).

Wednesday 10/28

  • 6:00pm - 4th grade
  • 7:00pm - 5th grade

Materials Needed: small paper bag, sock, paper tube or 3 paper plates (to make a puppet), crayons or markers, colored paper, any scrap materials or recycling to make hair/clothes. Please note no need to buy anything special: whatever you have around the house is great!


Thursday 10/29

  • 6:00-8:00 pm 6th-8th grade

The Bughouse Theater invites you to come to watch some comedy and volunteer to be part of the show. The night will be broken down into different parts. Please make sure to join by 6:30 or you will not be admitted.


Friday 10/30 - Pumpkin Walk - CANCELLED

We are sad to announce we will be canceling the Pumpkin Walk this Friday. Due to concerns about the rising number of COVID-19 cases, we feel we should be on the safe side and cancel this event. Please feel free to leave a picture of your pumpkin creations at our Padlet.  

Families, join us by carving or painting a pumpkin to decorate Stone Academy for the night of Friday, October 30th. Families may bring more than one pumpkin!

  • 3:00-5:45pm – Pumpkin Drop Off
    Please label your creation with name and grade. For extra credit, please include a tea light or candle with your pumpkin!
  • 6:00pm - PTA will start lighting pumpkins
    To help you find your masterful carving, we will group them by grade.
  • 6:30pm - Pumpkin Viewing!
    Teachers will stop by to pin ribbons on their favorite pumpkins!
  • 7:30-8:15pm - Return to retrieve your pumpkins.
    Otherwise, we will banish your ghoulish creations back from whence they came! (Actually the trash)

Please practice social-distancing and wear a facemask while at school and feel free to dress up for pumpkin viewing fun.