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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Thank you for supporting Hayhurst & the PTA! 

Help us support our school, our teachers, staff and community by donating!

Direct give is a great way to support the school year round. You can donate to Hayhurst PTA by credit card either as a one-time payment or as a recurring, monthly donation

Hayhurst PTA is a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Please consult your tax adviser with questions about charitable contributions. Our EIN: 93-6039319. For more ways to support, please click here.

The Spring Virtual Auction for the Hayhurst PTA Opens Thursday, April 28th at Noon

Our Spring Virtual Auction will open on Thursday, April 28, at noon and will close on Wednesday, May 4, at 8 PM. The auction is available to preview here. Some items are not yet listed and some may be updated before the auction, but you can get a general idea of what...

Volunteer to Help at Our Community Gathering

The planning team for the Hayhurst Community Gathering event on May 6th is seeking volunteers. Please use this form to sign up to volunteer (or copy it into your web browser if clicking doesn't work: volunteersignup.org/ER9TD). Follow the instructions on the page. It...

Hayhurst Community Gathering Info

Come One, Come All! Come celebrate our Hayhurst community on May 6, 5-7 PM at the Hayhurst schoolyard. We'll celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Mother's Day Weekend together, plus we'll have auction items ready for pick up for auction winner. There will be live music by Mo...

Connect to Kindergarten at Hayhurst Elementary 2022

Connect to Kindergarten evenings for incoming kindergarteners are coming up: Tuesday, April 12th, 6-7:30 PM - In person and Virtual - Link coming soon. Thursday, May 5th, 6-7:30 PM - In person. Please visit the school’s connect to kindergarten page for more details...

Donations Needed for Hayhurst’s Spring Auction 2022

The Hayhurst Virtual School Auction opens on April 28, 2022 and we are seeking donations from within the community.  Direct donations from within our community play a key role in school fundraising. A few examples:  Do you have season passes and could...

Hayhurst’s Spring Pie Sale is on! Get Your Pie Order In by March 17th!

Hayhurst Elementary PTA is hosting our 3rd annual pie fundraiser in partnership with Willamette Valley Pie Company. All pies are made fresh locally in Salem. They are a perfect addition to spring celebrations, Sunday dessert or a sweet treat for the family.  This...

Alpenrose Milk Fund Program at Hayhurst

Hayhurst PTA is partnering with Alpenrose. Each new Alpenrose customer who signs up for home delivery using code HayhurstPTA receives $30 in free groceries and activates a $50 donation from Alpenrose to Hayhurst PTA. Join Alpenrose today! Alpenrose Dairy, Portland and...

Trunk or Treat Volunteers & Trunk Sign Up

Do you want to compete in this years trunk decorating contest? Can you donate bags of candy to be used at this years Trunk or Treat Event? Do you have time to volunteer at the event? Sign Up Here Trunk or Treat Theme Ideas Blast from the past ('50s, '60s,...

You Can Now Donate Online to the PTA – Suggested Donation Starts at $20/Student and Covers the Cost of Supplies

As you may know, school supplies at Hayhurst are provided by the PTA and await the kids in the classroom on their first day of school (which in addition to being convenient, also translates into a lot less waste). Field trips for all students are also sponsored by the...

School Supplies for All Hayhurst Students

The Hayhurst PTA makes sure that every kid and classroom has the supplies they need in their classrooms on the first day of school. Other than a few more personal items like a backpack or water bottle, your student is all set. Many thanks to the volunteers making this...

Join the Upcoming PTA Meeting

Our next PTA meeting will be in September 2022, date and time TBA. We normally meet 2nd Mondays, 6:30-8 PM throughout the school year for our general meetings.

We will likely keep things virtual. Details about how to join the meetings are shared in the school newsletter (click here to subscribe).

All are welcome to attend and participate in the conversation; only PTA members can vote. Learn more about the PTA here.

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

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Upcoming Events

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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STEM at Hayhurst

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

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PTA Clothing Closet

Please use this form to request clothing items needed for your family. Your response will remain anonymous unless you prefer items to be delivered to your home.

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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

2022 Summer Watering at Hayhurst Unity Garden

Please join our community effort by helping water our school's Unity garden this summer. The garden is enjoyed by our wonderful community all summer long. Sign up for the days you can help, thank you! Summer Water Sign up FlierDownload

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2022 Wells Youth Football registration is open!

 Wells Football Foundation is happy to announce that 2022 Wells Youth Football registration is open! We hope you are as excited about this year's football as we are. Complete info and registration is posted here: https://www.wellsfootball.com/ Jeff...

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Be a Part of YOUR PTA!

We are looking to fill a few of our "chair" roles at the PTA for next year. We believe that many hands make light work. These assignments are supported by many others, but we need someone to lead or organize this work. Please let Christy Splitt know if you are...

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Local Hayhurst Author Writes New Book

Celebrating our families: a new book was written right here in Hayhurst! We heard through the grapevine that Dr. Leah Katz, mom to 5th grader Akiva, has a powerful new book out. It's called Gutsy: Mindfulness Practices for Everyday Bravery. You can get it via Amazon...

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First Hayhurst Newspaper!

On Tuesday this week, students in 1st through 5th grade were delivered the first-ever (in at least 15 years) Hayhurst Newspaper. Students in Mrs. Morgan's class worked with me during Art Class to create the paper. We did a lesson on cartooning and talked about current...

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Sting Readers Make it to the Elite 8 in OBOB Regionals

Sting Readers Make it to the Elite 8 in OBOB Regionals

Sting Readers Make it to the Elite 8 in OBOB Regionals Congratulations to the 4th grade Sting readers who were Hayhurst OBOB champs and made it to the elite 8 at regionals. A big thank you goes to Courtney Kreutz for coaching and to Laura Jones, the school librarian...

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Volunteer to Help at Our Community Gathering

Volunteer to Help at Our Community Gathering

The planning team for the Hayhurst Community Gathering event on May 6th is seeking volunteers. Please use this form to sign up to volunteer (or copy it into your web browser if clicking doesn't work: volunteersignup.org/ER9TD). Follow the instructions on the page. It...

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Hayhurst Spring 2022 Virtual Auction Coming Soon!

Important Auction Dates Our Spring Virtual Auction will open on April 28 at Noon and will close on May 4 at 8 PM. Auction preview coming soon. Thank you for your support Donations Still Accepted and Appreciated If you were planning to donate an item you can still do...

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Hayhurst Community Gathering Info

Come One, Come All! Come celebrate our Hayhurst community on May 6, 5-7 PM at the Hayhurst schoolyard. We'll celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Mother's Day Weekend together, plus we'll have auction items ready for pick up for auction winner. There will be live music by Mo...

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Resuming Friday Parent Coffee Hour with Principal Bourland

Resuming Friday Parent Coffee Hour with Principal Bourland

We are resuming Parent Coffee Hour with Principal Bourland on Friday, April 15th from 8-9 AM. Principal Coffee Hours are informal Q & A’s. All parents/guardians of Hayhurst students welcome. The dates will be every two weeks with the exception of May 27th. Dates:...

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