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
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Info & Resources Roundup – Coronavirus School Closure

By now you probably know that the closure of all public schools in Oregon was extended through April 28th, with classes planned to re-open on April 29 (for now), and that we've all been asked to practice social distancing and also to wash our hands. With that, a lot...

Update Regarding Help During This Hard Time for Families in Need

Neighborhood House through the Head Start program is stepping into a huge role to help. They will be providing lunches to all children 0-18 (roughly 200) at Stephen’s Creek Crossing as well as several other groups they support. They will be providing food boxes to...

Hayhurst Multicultural Fair – May 15th, 2020

The Racial and Social Justice Committee of the Hayhurst PTA is holding a Multicultural Fair on May 15th from 6-8 PM. Join us! Help Make the Event a Success If you'd like to share your family story/traditions, please contact PTA president, Kirsten Carr. We are also...

Join Us On March 31st at Grand Central for Another Hayhurst Fundraising Event

We will have a fundraiser on Tuesday, March 31st with Grand Central Bakery on Multnomah Blvd. All day event, and we will be offering lunches taken and delivered for teachers and faculty. Contact: Kathleen Chetlain Click for print flyer

Hayhurst Field Revitalization Project – Call for Support

Hayhurst PTA and Foothills Soccer Club have committed to over half of the cost to revitalize Hayhurst Fields, now we need your support to make it happen. With your help Pacific Sports Turf will aerate, fertilize and adjust the pH of the two soccer fields. Hayhurst PTA...

Run for the Arts 2020 – April 17th

The run date is Friday, April 17th. Grades 3, 4, 5 will run at 9 AMGrades K, 1, 2 will run at 10 AM Changes A couple changes this year: Every kid that participates in the run gets a shirt and pencil. Top 2 students from each grade level that run the most laps earn a...

Hayhurst STEM Night – Save the Date (April 21st) & Call for Volunteers

The 4th annual Hayhurst STEM Night is scheduled for Tuesday, April 21st! We are looking for volunteers to help lead classroom projects. You DO NOT need to have a STEM background for this! We have lots of project ideas and materials that are simple to facilitate so its...

Urgent: Seeking New Treasurer

Looking to Get Involved Next Year? Have you been wondering how you can volunteer at Hayhurst but … ✔️ You’re not available during school hours due to work or other responsibilities. ✔️ You don’t want a forward-facing role or to run events. ✔️ Or, you...

Kids Heart Challenge (American Heart Association)

Greetings Hayhurst Families! Last Monday we had a representative from Kids Heart Challenge (American Heart Association) join us for a kickoff assembly. The Kids Heart Challenge is a voluntary fundraiser to help children who are in need of heart procedures. The major...

Announcing Free Parent Only Workshop: Parenting & Sexuality

Parenting & Sexuality Workshop with Renee Caballero from Conscious Family Solutions & Nathan Moore. In Odyssey’s auditorium. The event is free and sponsored by the Hayhurst and Odyssey PTAs. See Flyer for Detail

Thank you for supporting Hayhurst & the PTA! 

Upcoming PTA Meeting: Tuesday, March 10th, 6:30-8 PM. All are welcome to attend and participate in the conversation; only PTA members can vote.

Save the Date: Hayhurst Auction – April 4th, 2020 at the MJCC

We’ll be back at the MJCC raising money for our Hayhurst Huskies. Historically auction funds have made things like student field trips at Hayhurst fully inclusive to all kids.

This year we have a goal of raising $60,000 (or more) and are hoping we can use those dollars to make positive change for our school community. 

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.

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Enrichment & After School Programs

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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

Urgent: Seeking New Treasurer

Looking to Get Involved Next Year? Have you been wondering how you can volunteer at Hayhurst but … ✔️ You’re not available during school hours due to work or other responsibilities. ✔️ You don’t want a forward-facing role or to run events. ✔️ Or, you...

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HELP WANTED

The PTA is very much needing some parents newer to the school who are interested in finding ways to get involved. OFFICERS for PTO: We will be losing two officers for next year: Secretary and Treasurer.Secretary is mostly work during just the monthly...

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Hayhurst Girls on the Run Update

It's official: we have 2 teams at Hayhurst! Hurray! This means that there are still open spots available for girls to sign up AND that we are looking for 1-2 extra coaches. For more information on coaching go to the GOTR website or talk to Coach JJ (aka Mrs. Aalto)....

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