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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Join the Upcoming PTA Meeting – Tuesday, June 8th, 6:30-8 PM (Online)

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

📷 Picture Day Is Coming- Tuesday, May 25th, 8 AM-6 PM (Outside the School) 

Click here for all the details including order form, pricing and payment options

We would like to thank Rebecca Hicks from Rebecca Hicks PDX Photography for her help with this effort!

Run for Hayhurst 2021

May 1 - June 1
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Thank you for supporting Hayhurst & the PTA! 

Help us support our school, our teachers, staff and community by donating! Normally, it costs about $300 per student per school year to support our current students.

Between May 1st and June 1st, 2021, we’re having Run for Hayhurst – participate for some outdoor fun and to support the Hayhurst PTA. For details about the run, please click here.

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. Simply click the Donate button to get started. 

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.

Please note that you can use the donate link above to make specific contributions to Hayhurst PTA. To do so, after typing in the donation sum, click on "Add special instructions to the seller:" and specify what the donation is for. Please avoid online donation of less than $10.

5th Grade Promotion – A message from The 5th grade Fun Committee

June is fast approaching and our 70 wonderful fifth graders are graduating! We’re inviting you to help them celebrate on the evening of June 9th as a way to commemorate this important milestone before we send them off to middle school. As you know, it was a doozy of a...

Details and Event Sign Up Link for Ida B. Wells-Barnett SW Community Reads Event on May 6th

Have you been learning about Ida B Wells-Barnett during the SW Community Reads event? Are you interested in learning more about her from her great-grandson?  Please join us on Thursday, May 6th from 6-7 PM for a Community Conversation with Ida B. Wells-Barnett's...

How to Set Up Your Amazon Smile Account to Go To the Hayhurst PTA – It’s So Easy!

There’s a super easy way to donate to Hayhurst PTA – set up your Amazon Smile account. 😎 >> Check out this video from a Hayhurst parent on how easy it is to do.  >> Want to get right to it? Here are easy instructions. ...

Coming Soon: Run for Hayhurst 2021

Starting May 1st and throughout the month of May, we’ll be hosting our first Run for Hayhurst. So, get ready for an outdoors month and a fun opportunity to support our school. By now, all Hayhurst students have had the opportunity to collect a Hayhurst water bottle...

2021 Hayhurst XC Running Path – Phase I is approved!

Goal: Have Hayhurst students exercise during Recess, PE & Afterschool. How? By creating a marked 0.4 mile Cross Country (XC) running/walking path with challenge goals to run a 5k. Phase I (2021)   Create a walking/running path marked with field chalk 6 feet off...

Upcoming: Hayhurst Elementary Connect to Kindergarten Info Sessions

Save the Date! Two Hayhurst Connect to Kindergarten Virtual Information Sessions are coming up: Thursday, April 8th, 2021 6:30-7:30pmTuesday, May 18th, 2021 6:30-7:30pm Please share with incoming kindergarten parents. Click here to find meeting details on...

5th Grade Night at RGMS – March 4th 6-7 PM

Save the date: RGMS is hosting an evening for incoming 6th graders on March 4th 6-7 PM via Google Meets.

SW Community Reads Event – Ida B. Wells

Join us as our community reads and learns about Ida B. Wells-Barnett, the new namesake of our high school and a powerful advocate for equity, education and civil rights. The PTAs of the Ida B. Wells-Barnett High School feeder schools have joined together to purchase...

Hayhurst Garden Committee Update

The Hayhurst Garden Committee wishes you all a Happy New Year and is committed to maintaining and improving our garden, courtyard, and the general landscape of Hayhurst. This year we have plans to rebuild the garden beds, restore the plants in the sensory barrels, and...

Introducing our New Husky Mascot!

HUSCULES!Thanks kids for all your great suggestions of what to name our new mascot on the Friends of Hayhurst Elementary Facebook page.Now we need your help to find Huscules all over the neighborhood!If you spot Huscules on your neighborhood walks, have your parent...

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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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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Weekend Food Bags

Our Food Bags Program supports families in need of food assistance on a regular basis. Click to sign up to receive food bags and for 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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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

Library Checkout Ending Soon – All Books Due by June 4th

Library Checkout Ending Soon – All Books Due by June 4th

The last day for library checkout this school year is Friday, May 21st. ALL BOOKS are due by June 4th. Curbside checkout's last day will be Wednesday, May 19th.  Returning books after May 21st? Hybrid students: Put in teacher's library return bin for the Library...

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PTA Clothing Closet – update

PTA Clothing Closet – update

Thanks to the Hayhurst community for their clothing donations, the PTA Clothing Closet is overflowing with donations! If you or anyone you know needs clothing for their students or a student they know, please reach out to Britney Small or fill out the Google form....

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FYI: Foothills Soccer Club Jr Academy now available

FYI: Foothills Soccer Club Jr Academy now available

Foothills Soccer Club is excited to share that we just opened up registration for our U8/U9 Jr. Academy. This program is designed for any Hayhurst kids born in 2013 or 2014 looking to take the next step in their soccer journey. Those born in 2015 that are ready for...

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Time to Bring In Students’ Hayhurst Husky Heads

Time to Bring In Students’ Hayhurst Husky Heads

Students are invited to bring in the Hayhurst Husky Heads that they've decorated so they can be added to our decorated Husky fence. Check out the decorated Husky heads already hung around the school. And if you're looking for the new art class schedule, it's right...

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PPS Foundation Policy Reform

Reform PPS Funding Group is a group of PPS parents and teachers that created the website Reform PPS Funding, which aims to educate the PPS community about school foundation fundraising and spending. They are working to get the PPS Board's policy committee to reexamine...

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Coming Soon: Run for Hayhurst 2021

Coming Soon: Run for Hayhurst 2021

Starting May 1st and throughout the month of May, we’ll be hosting our first Run for Hayhurst. So, get ready for an outdoors month and a fun opportunity to support our school. By now, all Hayhurst students have had the opportunity to collect a Hayhurst water bottle...

read more

2021 Hayhurst XC Running Path – Phase I is approved!

Goal: Have Hayhurst students exercise during Recess, PE & Afterschool. How? By creating a marked 0.4 mile Cross Country (XC) running/walking path with challenge goals to run a 5k. Phase I (2021)   Create a walking/running path marked with field chalk 6 feet off...

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EXPANDED Library Checkout Program

The Library Ladies at Hayhurst Elementary are excited to announce we are able to expand the library book checkout program starting April 12th! ALL students (CDL and Hybrid) can continue to get a pre-made grab-and-go bag of books during curbside checkout each...

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