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
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Hayhurst Artisan Fair – Saturday, May 4th, 2019

Please join us for the Hayhurst Artisan Fair!Saturday, May 4, 2019 10am – 4pm Click here for Hayhurst Artisan Fair Participant Contract Please contact Kathy in the school office if you or someone you know is interested in renting a booth to sell handmade...

Balancing Life & Technology Speaker Presentation at Hayhurst on April 9th, 6-8:30

Doreen Dodgen-Magee speaks about navigating technology with your children and in your own life.  April 9, 2019 6:00-8:30 pm Hayhurst Elementary  Sponsered jointly by the Hayhurst and Odyssey PTAs. Light snacks will be provided. Middle and High...

Hayhurst Sweetheart Family Dance – February 22nd

Hayhurst Sweetheart Family Dance Music, Dancing, Pizza Dinner, Sweet Treat and Fun with Friends! Friday, February 22nd 5:30pm-8:00pm For more information and ticket price, see flier.

Hayhurst 4th/5th Grade Lego Robotics Competitive Team Update

The Galactic Narwhals and The Water Way both had strong performances at the regional tournament before the break.  Both teams scored high in all judging areas: Robot Design, Research Project and Core Values. The Galactic Narwhals placed 4th in the Robot Game on...

STEM Family Fun Night 2019 – January 23

Please join us at the school on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. for for an evening of family fun. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Math. Get your passport when you get to the school, and get it stamped as you go from room to room...

Passport Club Maps Have Gone Out – Anyone Can Participate; No Sign Up

Passport club is a Geography Enrichment program for elementary students. It is mostly a home study program with 5 different challenge levels based on ability and motivation of the kids. Students will be given a study map at the beginning of each month and then parents...

Starts Next Week: Winter After School Garden Club – Spots Available!

Does it seem like every time you walk out into our rainy Oregon weather your student finds a puddle to splash in, or a mud pie to make, or giggles with glee at the discovery of slugs and worms? We have the place for them! This winter, join us as we revel in everything...

Purchase​ ​a​ ​Mobile​ ​Subscription​ ​to​ ​Chinook​ ​Book​ ​Using​ ​Our Special​ ​Fundraising​ ​Link to Support Hayhurst Elementary!

This​ ​year​ ​we​ ​have​ ​a​ ​new​ ​easy​ ​way​ ​for​ ​you​ ​to​ ​support Hayhurst Elementary School​:​ ​purchase​ ​a​ ​mobile​ ​subscription​ ​to​ ​Chinook​ ​Book​ ​using​ ​our special​ ​fundraising​ ​link! Tap​ ​the​ ​link​ ​below​ from your phone to purchase your...

Looking for Online Resources for Your Kids? Check Out Just for Kids!

If you're looking for online activities and resources for your kids? Check out the (many) available resources on our school website. (Thank you, Fran for all the info!)

Personal Hygiene Drive to Benefit Hayhurst’s Weekend Food Bag Program

WHAT: Personal Hygiene Drive to benefit the weekend food bag program WHEN: November 12th – 16th WHERE: Hayhurst Cafeteria Items needed: • Soap • Shampoo & conditioner • Toothpaste • Toothbrushes (both kids and adult sizes) • Floss • Deodorant • Body lotion •...

Thank you for supporting the PTA!

The next PTA meeting is on Tuesday, February 12th, 6:30-8:00 PM at the school library.

All are welcome. 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.


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.

Up Next

  1. Hayhurst Sweetheart Family Dance

    February 22 @ 5:30 pm
  2. Scrip Due

    February 25 @ 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
  3. Hillsdale Library Open House

    February 28
  4. PTA Meeting March 2019

    March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  5. Hayhurst Family/PTA Sponsored STEM Night 2019

    March 13
  6. Scrip Due

    March 18 @ 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
  7. Restaurant Event at McMenamin’s

    March 19
  8. No School: Spring Break 2019

    March 25 - March 29
  9. Hayhurst Auction 2019

    April 6
  10. No School: Teacher Planning Day

    April 8

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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Fundraising While You Shop - Scrip & Beyond

Enrichment & After School Programs

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News and Updates

Another Successful Volleyball Season Has Ended at Hayhurst

Another successful season of volleyball has come to an end at Hayhurst.  Once again, our team was able to win the season ending tournament.  It was so rewarding watching the girls improve their skills and come together as a team. This would not have happened without...

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Giving Snowman 2018

Dear Hayhurst Community, As the holiday season gets closer we begin to think about the needs of others in our community.  We have many within our own school community that appreciate the support and caring of others during the holiday season.  The “Giving Snowman”...

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Scrip orders are due Monday, Nov 5th – and we challenge you to try it out! Special Bonuses: Baja Fresh 15% through November, Columbia Employee Store Passes with each $50 card (exp Jan’19) Hayhurst earns $donations from Scrip Vendors when YOU buy scrip. We challenge...

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Purchase​ ​a​ ​Mobile​ ​Subscription​ ​to​ ​Chinook​ ​Book​ ​Using​ ​Our Special​ ​Fundraising​ ​Link to Support Hayhurst Elementary!

This​ ​year​ ​we​ ​have​ ​a​ ​new​ ​easy​ ​way​ ​for​ ​you​ ​to​ ​support Hayhurst Elementary School​:​ ​purchase​ ​a​ ​mobile​ ​subscription​ ​to​ ​Chinook​ ​Book​ ​using​ ​our special​ ​fundraising​ ​link! Tap​ ​the​ ​link​ ​below​ from your phone to purchase your...

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PPS Nutrition Services is hiring!

Are you interested in earning extra income while your child attends school?  Do you want to be part of a team that provides high quality, nutritious meals to Portland Public Schools students? PPS Nutrition Services is hiring Roving Nutrition Services Assistants to...

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Shop for Schools Nov. 13th-14th

On November 13 & 14, Thinker Toys will donate 15% of your total purchase to the local public or private school of your choice (that's Hayhurst!). Just tell them that you'd like to support Hayhurst and they'll send us a check. It's that easy! (Note: Loyalty Cards...

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