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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Run for Hayhurst is Friday, October 22, 2021

Collecting donations through October 28
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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.

Trunk of Treat 2021 Is Coming – Oct. 29 4:30-6:30 PM at Vermont Hills Church Parking Lot

Join us for a ghoulishly fun time on October 29 between 4:30-6:30 PM.  Vermont Hills Church has graciously agreed to partner with us to put on a safe community friendly Trunk or Treat event. We wanted to have a 2-hour time frame open for families to drop by to...

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,...

Call for Volunteers – Run for Hayhurst Fall 2021

Run for Hayhurst is coming up live, in person, and at the school, on Friday October 22 (NEW DATE). The "Rain-Out" date is the following Monday, October 25. We need your help! If you can volunteer the day of the event, please complete this form to let us know. If you...

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...

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, November 8th, 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.


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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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

We are thrilled to announce that our Weekly Food Bags program will now be provided through Meals 4 Kids.

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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

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...

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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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Hayhurst Library is Seeking Overdue Books

Hayhurst Library is Seeking Overdue Books

Our school library will be able to start sending home books with more students beginning the next two weeks. We are so excited! But we need your help!  Please check your home, car, basically everywhere for any overdue Hayhurst Library books you might have lying...

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Welcome Back Hayhurst Students!

Welcome Back Hayhurst Students!

The Hayhurst parking lot is busy again, school buses are parked in front of the school, and Hayhurst students are inside the building (plus, new faucets in the school bathrooms!). Thanks to Hayhurst teachers, staff and to all our volunteers for helping to make this...

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New Art Class Schedule

New Art Class Schedule

In an effort to not miss another week of Synchronous lessons, I have drafted a new schedule for Art Classes. Please note that it is subject to change if lessons are getting in the way of other academics and support for our students. Here are the new times for students...

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Update Re: Hayhurst PTO

Update Re: Hayhurst PTO

If you followed the PTA/PTO conversation at Hayhurst, here's an update. The Hayhurst PTO will dissolve this year as the benefit of changing to a PTO is not as great as staying as a PTA right now.  Trying to run two organizations in the near future is going to be...

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