May 3, 2021
Today is the start of Teacher Appreciation Week and here at BES we celebrate the entire staff during this week. Thank you BES staff for going above and beyond every day to support our kids! We are so lucky to have such amazing people teaching our kids. You are true community heroes who should be celebrated every week of the year! Thank you for all you do!
April 27, 2021
Would you like to make a difference at Banks Elementary and enhance the quality of our children's education? As a board member you can! Board members help set the goals and direction of the PTO for the school year, plan fundraisers and events that support the staff at BES and much more. If you are interested in serving on the PTO board during the 2021-2022 school year please attend the next meeting, held via zoom on May 12th, or contact us at email@example.com
March 29, 2021
Click here to find a location near you. Thank you for your support!
December 2, 2020
November 13, 2020
Mark your calendars! On Friday, December 04 you can place a Panda Express order for pickup or delivery at Panda Express locations nationwide to raise money for Banks Elementary! That’s right, family and friends who don’t live in the area can raise money for BES by applying code 901550 in the coupon code box during online checkout at order.pandaexpress.com or via app. Follow the link to read details and to find a restaurant near you. 28% of sales will be donated to Banks Elementary School.
September 8, 2020
August 26, 2020
Welcome back teachers! We love the staff at BES! Your hardwork preparing for this school year is greatly appreciated.
To show our gratitude and support the PTO is providing lunch for BES staff today.
The PTO board is working on an emergency budget to continue supporting virtual classrooms without our usual fundraising events. Please support BES PTO through the Amazon and Fred Meyer affiliate programs and "clip" box tops using the Box Tops App. Information on how to enroll in these programs can be found under the "Earn Easy Money for BES" tab. If you have any questions about these programs or need help enrolling please email the PTO at firstname.lastname@example.org
You're continuing support is appreciated! Thank you!!!
March 18, 2020
Brave Run Co-Directors
February 25, 2020
January 3, 2020
November 14, 2019
October 17, 2019
September 3, 2019
May 29, 2019
May 7, 2019
April 30, 2019
In gratitude for her 32 years of service at BES, the PTO has purchased a brick for Leslee Sipp. Yesterday, the PTO presented Mrs. Sipp with an award and the proof of her brick which will read, “Leslee Sipp, 32 years of love”. Thank you, Mrs. Sipp, for the many years of love and dedication for our students and staff. You have touched all of our lives for the better!
April 8, 2019
March 5, 2019
Bricks Order Form
March 3, 2019
December 15, 2018
Let’s share some holiday cheer with the BES staff with a Cookies & Dessert potluck! Please sign up at the link below to bring your favorite holiday cookie or winter dessert to help show BES staff how much we appreciate all that they do for our kids. Drop off your items in the office the morning of Thursday, December 20th. Thanks!
November 20, 2018
FUNDRAISER & GIVEAWAY DRAWING
The Longbottom Coffee Fundraiser has begun. If you need an order form please get one in the office today. Students can gather orders from friends, family, coworkers & neighbors as coffee always makes a great gift! All items are $12 and checks should be made out to "BES PTO". Every student who turns in an order (due 11/27) will be entered to win the contents of the basket pictured!! (One entry per student/drawing held on 11/28)
November 8, 2018
October 9, 2018
October 8, 2018
August 17, 2018
May 6, 2018
October 26, 2017
Staff Appreciation Pasta BarNext week is Conference week at BES and the staff will be working extra long hours. Help us provide them with a hot meal to say Thank You for their hard work!
Contributions will can be brought to the office by 3:30PM on Thursday, Nov 2. If you have any questions email Melissa at bankselementaryPTO@gmail.com.
Sign up here!
October 3, 2017
Staff Appreciation Breakfast PotluckThe PTO is hosting a potluck breakfast bar for the entire BES staff of 50 on Oct 12th. Bring your favorite breakfast item to show our staff how much we appreciate their hard work! Items need to be delivered to the school office no later than 8am Thursday, Oct 12th.
This is a NO SCHOOL grading day. As many families will have plans for this 4 day weekend, drop off/pick up of contributions can be arranged for Wed, Oct 11th at the link below.
September 22, 2017
September 14, 2017
September 4, 2017
NEW THIS YEAR! Click on the link below to submit your Volunteer Preferences. All Volunteers need to fill out an annual background check form at the school office.
August 25, 2017
May 29, 2017
April 17, 2017
April 9, 2017
Election Nomination Form 2017-2018
March 11, 2017
January 26, 2017
The counting party will be held on February 23 at the Elementary School.
Here are some collection sheets to print:
Snow Wonderful Collection Sheet
Winter Hat and Mittens Collection Sheet
Shamrock Collection Sheet
10ct Collection Sheet
10ct Shamrock Collection Sheet
Reminder: Please only send in full sheets! If you do not have enough to fill a sheet, please send them in loose!
Always remember to look for expiration dates!
January 4, 2017
"My students need daily access to technology with iPads multiple times within the school day, to support their learning during Read to Self, Writer's Workshop or Math Stations." Mrs. McOmie
Here is the link to her project: Technology To The Rescue!
November 18, 2016
A big thank you to our sponsors for making it free for all BES families:
Martha Olson Ragan (Rodan + Fields)
Sarah Hesselman (Keller Williams Realty)
LJ Custom Painting
Oregon Dog Camping
Elese Hammerberg Breazile (Keller Williams Realty)
The Ancient Church: Orthodox Christian Art, Music and Reading Room
Sarah Rossing (jamberry)
Bernards & O'Rourke PC CPA
If you need a second directory, please contact the BES PTO. We have a few available for $2 each.
October 7, 2016
September 21, 2016
August 20, 2016
August 19, 2016
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