WELCOME TO THE HAYHURST ELEMENTARY PTA WEBPAGE!

PTA is a way to engage families and communities in encouraging educational success and supporting special programs and activities. Volunteering at Hayhurst School is a way for parents, guardians, grandparents, friends and community members to show the children how much they value education. There are many different ways to get involved and you can choose a commitment that best suits your family and your Get the Details: Meetings, Forms, & More

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Weekly How Can I Help Hayhurst Tip – Support the Weekend Food Bags Program

If you bring in your bottles and cans with deposit labels, we turn them into food for our food bag program. We use the 20% extra voucher program at Fred Meyer to turn each bottle and can into 12 cents! We then buy produce for our food insecure families.You can...

Grow Mini Pumpkins For Hayhurst

Our Kindergarten classes plant pumpkin seeds in spring as part of a full circle pumpkin study. Help fulfill this project by taking some starts home to plant in your yard this summer, returning the fruits to the Garden Committee in the fall. To participate, contact...

Garden-to-kitchen Plan Complete

Harvest day for the peas! Garden-to-kitchen plan complete. The 4th graders who planted the peas were serving them, most of the k,1,2 passed them up, thumbs-up from the kids who tried them, and there were even a few motivated cold-lunchers who went into the kitchen to...

TAG Parent Group at Hayhurst

Has your child been identified as TAG (Talented and Gifted) or suspect that he/she may be? Are you interested in meeting up with other TAG families to share experiences, build community and work together to help Hayhurst meet our kids' needs and challenges?  ...

Parents for Preparedness Tip: Sign Up to Receive Public Alerts

Have you signed up for the Public Alert System in the case of an emergency? Sign up to receive Public Alerts, which are emergency notifications about hazards affecting the areas you spend a lot of time (home, school, aftercare, grandparents, etc). Public Alerts can...

Popsicles On the Playground – July 24th & August 8th

Free family fun! All Hayhurst families are invited! Join us for popsicles on the Hayhurst playground on Wednesday, July 24th & Thursday, August 8th, 4-5 PM. Families with incoming Kindergarteners at Hayhurst- take note! Both of these popsicle play dates are...

Call for Volunteers: Hayhurst Spring Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fairs raise funds for our school library. We are fortunate to have a supportive community participating in every fair, buying books and fun items for the kids. We need lots of help to make the Spring Book Fair work! Lou, the Hayhurst parent alumni...

Hayhurst Unity Garden Work Party – Sunday, May 5th, 9-Noon

Join us at the Hayhurst Unity Gardenon Sunday, May 5th, 9 AM -12 PM. Tasks include: weeding, mowing grass, digging out blackberry vines, and cleaning debris in the parking lot. Kids welcome and refreshments provided! To volunteer or get more info, please email...

Hayhurst Chess Team Declared Co-Champions of the K5 Division at OSCF K12 Team Championship!

Hayhurst Chess Club showed up in force as organizers, volunteers, participants, and winners of the K5 Division at the 2019 OSCF K12 Team Championship. Our school sent 24 children to compete, joined by nearly as many parent volunteers who helped run the event. Thanks...

Registration for spring Ecology Club (aka Garden Club) Is Now Open!

Join us in the garden as we explore, play, and learn our way through the season.  Spring Ecology Club will meet Tuesdays April 2-May 28th.  Please visit ECO's After School pagefor more information and to register online. *Note registration is not...

Thank you for supporting Hayhurst & the PTA! 

Upcoming PTA Meeting: Tuesday, October 8, 6:30-8 PM. All are welcome to attend and participate in the conversation; only PTA members can vote.

Volunteer/Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved including evening events, take-home projects, classroom activities and field trips.

Support

By giving to the PTA you are making a difference in the lives of all Hayhurst kids and helping to build a strong community around our school.

Fundraising While You Shop - Scrip & Beyond

Enrichment & After School Programs

Up Next

  1. Back to School Night

    September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Back to School Picnic – Dinner with Principal Bourland

    September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Principal Coffee Hour

    September 27 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  4. Scrip Order Due

    September 30
  5. Picture Day

    October 2
  6. PTA Meeting

    October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  7. No School: Statewide Inservice Day

    October 11
  8. Fall Scholastic Book Fair

    October 14 - October 18
  9. Grandparents Day

    October 18 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  10. October 21

Garden/Eco at Hayhurst

The Hayhurst Unity Garden is a school and community project that creates learning opportunities beyond the straight academics.

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Weekend Food Bags

Our Weekend Food Bags program support 42 community families in need. Join when you can on Fridays at 8 a.m. in the cafeteria for about 30 minutes. No need to sign up. Click to learn more and for more ways to support this effort.

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STEM at Hayhurst

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Read about advancing STEM education at Hayhurst.

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Recycle to Support Hayhurst

It’s easy and we accept many products, including: Vitamin or supplement packaging, Burt’s Bees products, febreeze or other air freshener products, Brita brand products, Dental products, and Foil lined energy bars

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Chess at Hayhurst

The Chess Club is open and free to Hayhurst kids in 1st-5th grades. Read about everything chess at Hayhurst.

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Incoming Parent FAQ

We’ve collected some frequently asked questions and answers to help parents of kids new to Hayhurst.

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News and Updates

After School Program at Hayhurst: Elementary Spanish (Annual)

Students will start speaking in phrases from the very first class using "puzzle piece" sentences, role-plays, active book reading and more! Our instructors create an environment that fosters a natural process to using language. Students speak to each other, have...

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Did You Donate to Support School Supplies Purchase?

One more reminder to pay the $30 per student for school supplies.  The PTA has already purchased over $5000 in school supplies this year to put in classrooms.  We will need more throughout the year to keep the teachers supplied. If you are financially...

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After School Program at Hayhurst: Soccer Shots

Soccer Shots Portland is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the...

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After School Program at Hayhurst: NWCT Drama Club (Fall)

NWCT will offer an after school drama club Hayhurst this fall: Actor's Toolbox: Scripts & StoriesThrough the use of improv games, theater exercises, and imagination, students will create and explore a world of characters and new experiences. Our experienced...

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STEM FUNdamentals with LEGO® Materials (Fall)

Master your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Boats, Snowmobiles, and Battletracks! Design and build as...

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After School Program at Hayhurst: The Pack (Fall)

The Pack is a program that teaches respect, kindness and teamwork through team sports.The DetailsFor: grades 2nd-5thWhen: Tues & Fri, 2:15-4:00 PMProgram Fees: See websiteFor more info, please visit hayhurstpack.com The Pack Registration...

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After School Program at Hayhurst: Garden Club (Fall)

Hayhurst Garden Club is an after school program for students. Come grow with us as we explore the Hayhurst Unity Garden and nature space through planting, harvesting, ecology, arts, storytelling and other magical adventures. This is an outdoor club that runs in...

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Grow Mini Pumpkins For Hayhurst

Grow Mini Pumpkins For Hayhurst

Our Kindergarten classes plant pumpkin seeds in spring as part of a full circle pumpkin study. Help fulfill this project by taking some starts home to plant in your yard this summer, returning the fruits to the Garden Committee in the fall. To participate, contact...

read more
Garden-to-kitchen Plan Complete

Garden-to-kitchen Plan Complete

Harvest day for the peas! Garden-to-kitchen plan complete. The 4th graders who planted the peas were serving them, most of the k,1,2 passed them up, thumbs-up from the kids who tried them, and there were even a few motivated cold-lunchers who went into the kitchen to...

read more

June PTA Meeting Minutes

Thank you to all who attended the PTA meetings this year. Here are the minutes from the June PTA meeting. Thank you Betsie Winney Droukas for taking the minutes for us this year! All the minutes from the 2018-19 PTA meetings are here. Learn more about the PTA...

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