Branchville Elementary
School sign and building
Branchville students and outdoor scenery

New and Noteworthy

At BES, we appreciate our involved parents and community members. We also enjoy broadcasting our latest news and information here on our News page, where we will chronicle school activities and student achievements and publish announcements. We’ll also offer helpful resources and information. So check back often, as we update it regularly.

Parenting the Selfie Generation

Parenting the #Sefie Generation Resilience for LifeRPS is happy to partner with the Ridgefield Council of PTAs, Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Youth Commission, Books on the Common, Project Resilience, Town Vibe, and Silver Hill Hospital in presenting this year’s series of parent workshops. Coming in October:

Anxiety Awareness Flyer“Anxiety Awareness: What’s All the Angst About?”
October 3, 2017: (Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. at Ridgefield Library and 7:00 p.m. at Scotts Ridge Middle School)
A screening of the new documentary Angst: Breaking the Stigma Around Anxiety, followed by an open discussion and Q&A session with noted psychiatrist Aaron Krasner, M.D., $5.00 suggested donation at the door. See our flyer for full details.

“10 Best-Ever Techniques to Manage Anxiety and Depression”
October 19, 2017: (Thursday, 7:00 p.m., Scotts Ridge Middle School)
Go home with practical strategies to manage anxiety and depression from renowned expert and author, Margaret Wehrenberg, Psy.D. 

Mark your calendar for all workshops with this schedule for the full series.