Author: Bethesda Elementary PTA

International Elementary-Level Book Drive

Our English Language Learner team is seeking elementary-level books in various languages to enrich the educational experience of our diverse student body.  If you have any books in languages other than English that you would be willing to donate, we would be immensely grateful. Please drop them off at the school – these resources will play a vital role […]

BE Store is Back!

BE School Store Returns This Week! For the 2023-2024 school year, the 4th Grade is relaunching the monthly School Store as a fundraiser for the class. This Friday, October 6 from 8:40-9:00, all students can purchase small school supplies and fun items for $.25-$3 each. The store is cash only, so kindly provide your child coins and small […]

All About BE Night

Tuesday, October 3rd,  from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the BE cafeteria. Join us for All About BE night. The Agenda has been provided below and childcare will be provided by Wonders. We will have a whole group presentation from the PTA and Mrs. Sanchez. Then, families can choose a breakout session to attend before coming back together as a whole group for ParentVue […]

[Update] Room Parent Sign-Ups Open

Hurry up and sign up for the five remaining positions to become a room parent! They include (one position each):  – First Grade (Ms. Sibbald’s Class – 1 slot)  – Fifth Grade (Ms. Denisco’s Class – 1 slot) Thank you for considering volunteering your time and energy to be a room parent. It is a wonderful way to give […]

BE Food Pantry

Please consider contributing to the BE Food Pantry. We will be stocking items to provide snacks and weekend meals for our students. Unfortunately, the Weekend Meal Program that provided food to our student in the past has ended due to funding. However, we still want to support our students! Thank you in advance for your […]

Welcome to 2023-2024 BE PTA

In accordance with the Bethesda Elementary School PTA’s bylaws, the PTA 2023-24 Executive Committee was voted in! We are so proud of the work this board does to support our community throughout the year.  From providing financial support to students in need to reimbursing teachers for extra classroom expenditures to organizing fun events throughout the […]

Covid-19 Safety Measures & Quarantine Guidance

Regarding COVID-19 and other respiratory infections, joint guidance from MDH and MSDE recommended that public school systems work with their local health department on following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Operational Guidance for K-12 Schools and Early Care and Education Programs.  Montgomery County DHHS serves as our local health authority and operates our school-based health […]

Free Computers Through Montgomery Connects

Montgomery County has received a federal ECF grant to provide 40,000 computers for residents who do not have access to a computer. The County is using Eventbrite to create appointment tickets to manage computer pick-ups. Every person receiving a computer must have an individual appointment to pick-up a computer and must show photo ID to […]