Author: Bethesda Elementary PTA

After School Clubs

Dear BE Families, Registration for after school clubs opens this Wednesday, September 15, at 12:00 PM(noon)! Please review this flyer to see the class offerings. Registration is all online through the Flex Academies website. All classes are eight (8) weeks long. To register, you will need to create an account for your student(s). Step-by-step instructions are provided here. Key Dates: September […]

COVID-19 Testing & Advocacy

The PTA board is strongly recommending all our BE students opt-in by filling out this online form for the surveillance COVID-19 testing program that is anticipated to start the week of September 13th. Please sign the form by this Wednesday, September 8th.  According to the CDC, COVID-19 surveillance testing is part of the prevention strategy […]


We’re making getting ready for school easy this year! Get the school supplies your kids will need for the year ahead through School Toolbox. To purchase your school supply kits 1) Go to 2) Select Your Child’s Class Grade 3) Add additional donation items 4) Purchase your supplies and have it delivered directly to your home! View our flyer below for […]


**UPDATED** Virtual Career Day 2021 is Friday, June 4th! (Submit your videos by May 28th (deadline extended by 1 week)! WE STILL NEED VOLUNTEERS!  JUST 2 MINUTES to record a few fun facts about your jobs!  THANK YOU!!! Who: We need you! We are asking for parent/guardian volunteers to create a 2-5 minute video presenting your careers!  […]

In Person Learning Updates

Here is an overview of the information for in-person learning. We’ve highlighted new/updated information that was sent out since our last newsletter by MCPS or the school with *New* or *Updated*.  THINGS TO COMPLETE PRIOR TO MONDAY: 1. Sign the MCPS attestation for this week – Please feel out by Sunday night. 2. Have your arrival/dissmissal signs 3. Review the daily B.E. In-Person Learning Checklist  **Updated** MEAL CALENDAR FOR THIS […]


Multicultural Story Night – April 15 We are seeking parents to read a story from their culture in a live virtual event to be held Thursday, April 15, at 7 PM. We would like to have at least one (1) representative from each continent.  Volunteer to read a story: Multicultural Story Night Volunteer Sign-up Multicultural Showcase Videos […]