Important PTA and Foundation Dates: 2018-2019
These are the dates for key PTA and Bridlemile Foundation events for this year. For other important dates, see the PPS 2018-2019 calendar and keep an eye on the weekly emails from the office.
September 17-28 - Fall Fundraiser - PTA’s first fundraiser. Buy some wrapping paper/gifts or ask family members to buy some goodies to support PTA funding needs.
September 21 - New parent party - 6:00pm, Moylan’s House. (3720 SW Bridlemile Ln, Portland, 97221.) New to Bridlemile? Join us for some food/drinks and meet other new parents, PTA, and Foundation members.
October 3 - Picture Day! - Your child will receive the packet information via back pack.
October 4 - Back to school Harvest Party - 5:00-7:00pm, school. A very popular event that is fun for the whole family. Food, games and prizes for all. Get to know your classmates/ parents and teachers at Bridlemile.
October 7-8 - Bridlemile’s 60th anniversary celebration! Calling all alumni near and far, old and young! We will be celebrating Bridlemile with some fun activities and look back on school memories. More details to follow.
October 9 - PTA first general meeting - 6:00pm, school. Want to know what PTA does, where the fundraising money goes or looking to get involved in upcoming events? Budget vote will take place. Join us to find out more.
October 26 - School Halloween Dance, school. - Yet another popular event! Concessions, DJ, photo booth, costume contest and much more for Bridlemile students. K-2 will be an early session after school and 3-5 will be the later session. Times to be announced.
November 13-16 - Fall Book Fair - school library. Shop at school for books at our annual book fair. Browse through their great collection of books for students and buy your teacher a book for their classroom.
November 13 - Picture retakes, school.
December 1-2 - Foundation Pancake Breakfast and Tree sale, school - Pick out a tree for the holidays or just join for some pancakes and hot chocolate for this community event.
January 23-31 - See’s Candy Fundraiser - Shop for Valentines Day or just because for family and friends while supporting your PTA fundraising needs.
January 31 - Science Fair 5:30-8:00pm, school - a fun night put on by volunteers and Bridlemile staff. Various activities that involve STEAM challenges.
February 6 - Kindergarten Connect - 8:05am, cafeteria. Have an incoming Kinder or know someone who does? Spread the word and bring your soon to be kinder to gather needed information and show him/her a kindergarten classroom.
February 12 - General PTA meeting 6:00pm, at school. Last general meeting to discuss upcoming school year/needs.
February 25 - March 2 - Missoula Theatre - Calling all K-5 students! This is a great opportunity for your child to audition and perhaps even perform in a fun version of a children’s classic story. Auditions are held February 25.
March 9 - Foundation Benefit Night - A night not to be missed. This ADULTS only night raises money for the coming school year staffing needs at Bridlemile. Reserve your babysitter now and come ready to hang with other Bridlemile parents and staff.
April 18 - Run for the Arts - K-2 morning run and 3-5 afternoon run. Students and staff get on their running shoes to raise money for various special art presentations and other cultural experiences. Come cheer on your student!
May - Entire month is walk/bike/scoot to School Month - Team up with other school kids and be the highest class with most participation!
May 3 - Freaky Friday 5:30-8:00pm. The party of the year! PTA puts on a carnival of great food, fun bouncy houses and games followed by redemption of Beagle Bucks for prizes.
May 20-24 - Used Book Sale - Stock up for the summer with some “new” used books. Need to clean out your “old” books? Donations will be accepted for classroom/grade competition for most books collected. Proceeds go to PTA fundraising.
May 24 - Bike Fest 2:30 pm, outside of school. Join this school event for obstacle courses, bike swaps, snacks, rides around the school/Hamilton park and much more.
May 31 - Field Day - K-2, morning 3-5, afternoon - school grounds. Our Bridlemile students get to enjoy some outdoor fun to wrap up the school year.