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.

You Can Now Donate Online to the PTA – Suggested Donation Starts at $25/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...

Hayhurst Volunteer Sign-Up 2021-2022

Many hands make light work! Both the school and PTA would love to have your help this year as we go back to school, plan fun events throughout the year, and address continued special and different needs due to the pandemic. To sign up to volunteer, please complete...

PEBT cards you may have received in the mail

You may have received a PEBT card in the mail for your children at Hayhurst. This is to make up for the lack of free/reduced lunches that occurred during the pandemic. If this money gives you extra room in your budget this year, think about using the card for your own...

Direct Give by Card Is Now Available

Did you know that last year we raised just over $100,000 through parent donation? It costs about $300 per child per year to support our current students. Last year, this money was spent on: field trips, technology, all-school events, teacher classroom support, PTA...

You Can Help Hayhurst’s Weekend Food Bags Program with Bottle Deposit Returns

Did you know that our school provides weekend food bags for over 25 food insecure families in our school community each week? Friday mornings are the time to come help right after drop off in the cafetorium. BUT there is yet another way you can help. We are asking for...

Join the Upcoming PTA Meeting

Our next PTA meeting will be Monday, October 11th, 2021. We will 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.

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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

The Hayhurst Virtual Mini-Auction is now live!

The mini-auction is now live. CLICK HERE to play along. Last bids must be in by 8pm Friday.  Over 50 donated items were gathered last spring for what would have been our usual in-person auction. We held a virtual auction in December, when some businesses were still...

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End of Year Auction: 12pm Wednesday June 9th!

The end of year virtual, mini-auction begins Wednesday, June 9th at 12pm! Be on the look out for an email with the link to the auction that will be sent out Wednesday once the auction is live. We will also post the link to the Friends of Hayhurst Facebook page. The...

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Hayhurst Artwork at the Portland Art Museum

Hayhurst Artwork at the Portland Art Museum

Over the last few weeks, fifth-graders who attend the Google Meets art classes were given the opportunity to submit work for the Portland Art Museum. Students were given specific supplies with which to create a "Postcard to the Earth." The project coincides with the...

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Gabriel Plies Honored Artwork

Gabriel Plies Honored Artwork

Every year I need to choose one outstanding artist from Hayhurst out of all of my many talented students. It is a very difficult decision. This one student is entered in a show that includes every school in the district. The specific piece of art will be in the...

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Guardians Football at IBW – Youth Football Is Back

Guardians Football at IBW – Youth Football Is Back

Registration for Fall 2021 Now Open! Options offered: Flag for K-4th gradeTackle 5-8th grade Registration is based on the grade your player is entering in Fall 2021.Registration is open NOW through July 31st. WYFA plays football is in Portland Oregon. CLICK HERE TO...

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Emergency Broadband Benefit Information

The FCC announced that on May 12, 2021, eligible households will be able to apply for the Emergency Broadband Benefit.  Beginning on May 12 households can apply in the following ways:  Contact your preferred participating broadband provider directly to learn about...

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Last Day of School Fun & Online Auction

This school year has been long, but we've (almost) made it! We may not be able to Hullabaloo this year, but we can gather for a choose-your-own-adventure picnic dinner and Kona Shave Ice on Friday, June 11th in front of the school.  Grand Cru Picnic Dinner &...

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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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