Barkstall Elementary PTA



Dear Parents,

The Barkstall Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) welcomes you to the 2017-2018 school year! We are a parent-led group that works closely with staff and administration to develop programs and provide resources to support our students and staff.

PTA General Meetings:

  • Receive regular updates and progress reports from Principal Peter Foertsch
  • Provide input and feedback on PTA programs and events
  • Get information on state and district initiatives
  • Meet and socialize with other Barkstall families
  • Sign up for volunteer opportunities

Here is a sample of our events, fundraisers and volunteer opportunities:

  • Boohoo-Yahoo Kindergarten Breakfast
  • Coffee with the Principal & PTA
  • Picnic-in- the-Park
  • Special Friends Lunch
  • Family Movie and Skate Nights
  • Staff Appreciation Week
  • Helping Hands
  • Schnucks eScrip Card & Amazon Smile Rebate Programs
  • Uniform Resale
  • Spirit Wear
  • Scholastic Book Fairs
  • Square One Art
  • Coin Drive
  • Restaurant Nights
  • International Pot Luck
  • Carnival
  • Box Tops

Please sign up for the Barkstall Blast weekly e-mail newsletter to keep updated on important Barkstall news. You can sign up by clicking here. We will also have a PTA Google Group page this upcoming year for all registered PTA members to better facilitate communication within the PTA member group. You can also follow us on Facebook under “Barkstall Elementary PTA.” We are excited for this upcoming school year!

Thank you,

Barkstall Elementary PTA


Upcoming Events

  • Back to School Picnic July 27, 2018 at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Hessel Park (North Pavilion) Come join your Barkstall friends for a picnic in the park! Bring your own picnic and lawn games. The splash pad will be on, so you may also bring swim wear.
  • Boo Hoo-Yahoo Breakfast for Kindergarten parents July 30, 2018 at 8:55 am – 10:00 am Barkstall Cafeteria Come and meet Principal Jessica Bradford and some of your Barkstall PTA members. Enjoy a light breakfast and coffee.