5/14 - Incoming 6th Grade Parent Night, 7pm
5/15 - Facilities Meeting, 7pm
5/20 - 8th Grade Boat Trip
5/30 - 8th Grade Clap Out, 3:15pm
5/30 - 8th Grade Promotion, 6pm
5/31 - Last Day of School, 11:35am
And for next school year...
8/8 - Jump Start Day (more details to follow over the summer)
SHOP AMAZON FOR BRYAN
Do you shop at Amazon? Did you know that if you shop at smile.amazon.com and select Bryan PTA as your charitable organization, we earn money on every purchase you make? It's the exact same as shopping at Amazon..same prices, same shipping, etc. Just add "smile" in the web address and select Bryan PTA or click on the link below. As you begin your holiday shopping at Amazon, please keep us in mind.
JOIN THE PTA THIS YEAR!
There are TWO ways to join:
You can now join and pay your Membership through MemberHub. No paper forms to fill out and pay by credit card. Click here
PAPER FORM & CHECK:
If you prefer to pay by check, membership form link is above. Instructions for mailing them are on the form or your student turn them into their Seminar teacher. You can also sign up at Jump Start Day.
Again this year, Bryan Middle School PTA will be offering our School Directory electronically to paid PTA members. We will be using Directory Spot through an app. The app is very secure and only our paid PTA members will be granted access. Hardcopy of the directory are available for purchase and will only be distributed to those that purchase one.
Membership does not obligate you to volunteer. Your PTA membership is important to us. We use those funds to help support many great programs at Bryan!
PTA Board 2019-2020
Congratulations and a big welcome to our newly elected 2019-2020 Bryan PTA Board members! We are excited to have Hilary Simonds as President, Jennifer Hall as Vice President, Kerry Leiman as Secretary, Maureen Franchi as Treasurer, Jen Langley as Membership and Julie Barton as Communications. We look forward to a great year!
THANK YOU! THANK YOU!
Thank you to all who helped make this year's Bryan Treasure Hunt a HUGE success!! It's truly one of the most fun, creative, and unique fundraisers of any school. The Treasure Hunt is the Bryan PTA's only fundraiser so we wouldn’t be able to help the Bryan students and school without it! Check out the Treasure Hunt Facebook page for the solutions, pictures and videos from a great evening!
Bryan Middle School Treasure Hunt FUNdraiser
This year's theme is "Movie Quotes"! The clues can be from any movie in any year!
Please see the files to the left for general instructions as well what items to bring from home. Share these with your team and happy hunting!
Join us on Saturday April 13, 2019!
For the Treasure Hunt this year, be prepared to show off your most useless and silly knowledge! We will be testing the limits of what is reasonable and logical. This is an adult only event. An evening of fun like you've never experienced! Your team of up to six adults drives through Elmhurst following a treasure map of clues. We will be admitting 42 cars only on a first come-first serve basis. The completed registration form AND check must be turned in together. You will receive an email confirmation informing you of your registration (within a few days).
When: Saturday April 13th at FITZ’S SPARE KEYS- CHECK-IN begins @ 4:45. HUNT will begin @ 5:15.
Teams will have a maximum of 3 hours to complete the hunt. Begin at: FITZ’S SPARE KEYS, 119 N. YORK ST., ELMHURST End at: FITZ’S SPARE KEYS - Food, cash bar, raffle/auction and FUN after The Hunt
Cost: $300.00 per team (6 people maximum in each car-NO EXCEPTIONS) CHECK ONLY. Payable to Bryan PTA.
HOW TO REGISTER: Registration is now open. Please see the form below to print out to register.
Questions? Dana Kircher at email@example.com or 630-359-3084
THERE ARE NO REFUNDS (Thank you in advance for the donation to your child’s school). If you enter and cannot attend, PLEASE let us know so others can enjoy the fun.
Not a District 205 Sponsored Event
TREASURE HUNT SILENT AUCTION AND RAFFLE
The Treasure Hunt Auction committee is seeking donations. Please considering donating an item for the silent auction or raffle. If you have a business, consider donating one of your services or products. Or if you know some local vendors, ask if they’ll make a donation. Some great auction prizes include tickets to sporting events, a weekend stay at a vacation property, restaurant gift certificates, and movie passes, to name a few. Or make a financial contribution to be used to purchase silent auction items. To make a donation, contact Jill Hansmann at 773-297-9533 or drop it off at 662 Hillside, Elmhurst, IL 60126.
TREASURE HUNT PARTY ONLY OPTION
If you can't commit to doing the Hunt but still want to support Bryan, come to the After Party at Fitz's Spare Keys at 8:00 pm. Tickets will be sold at the door for $40. There will be food, a cash bar, auction/raffle items, and FUN!!
WHAT DOES THE PTA DO?
Here is a snapshot of some the programs and events the Bryan PTA sponsors/supports:
- Purchased much needed bike racks with 8th grade class of 2016-2017
- Purchased flat screen TV/digital message display for front lobby with 8th grade class of 2015-2016
- Purchased new sign for the front of the school in conjunction with the 8th grade class of 2014-2015
- Help support multiple school clubs & programs
- 6th grade Socials
- 7th grade Socials
- 8th grade Tail Gate Party
- Honor Roll Breakfasts
- Bryan PTA Directory
- Help Students with financial Need
- 7th Grade Dance Class
- 8th Grade Dance Class
- 6th Grade Oak Brook Pool Party
- Teacher Appreciation Week Activities
- 8th Grade Promotion Party/Event
- 8th Grade Luncheon
- Annual PTA Treasure Hunt Fundraiser
- Spirit Wear sales - Fall, Winter and Spring
- School Supply Kit sales
Your PTA membership helps the PTA sponsor many events, such as those listed above.
All of the children at Bryan benefit from the Bryan PTA, including yours.
If you have not yet joined, please do so. We need you!!
DANCE CLASS SIGN UP EXTENDED. Please see forms on the Dance Class link on the left of this page. Drop off forms to 743 Prospect. Chaperone list is also on the Dance Class Information link.
January 7 - School Resumes - Welcome Back!
January 7 - PTA Meeting, 10am - BMS Library
January 11 - Dance Class Starts
January 14 - No School
January 16 - Late Arrival
January 21 - No School
DANCE CLASS 2019
Dance class is starting soon. Registration is $69 and forms are due by December 14th. See the Dance Class page for more information.
Friday, January 11 Friday, February 8
Friday, January 18 Friday, February 15
Friday, January 25 Friday, February 22
Friday, February 1 Friday, March 1
2018-2019 PTA MEETING DATES
We welcome you to attend!
All meetings are in the Bryan Library.
*change from original time
BRYAN PTA'S MISSION
TO SUPPORT and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community, and before governmental agencies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children
TO ASSIST parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children, and
TO ENCOURAGE parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation
Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year! The PTA has a lot of wonderful things planned for the year but we need your help! Please plan on stopping by our table at the Jump Start days to sign up. Please see the link at right for the online registration or to print the hard copy form. We look forward to seeing you.
****New this year - Jump Start Day is your child(ren)'s opportunity to:
- Pick up school supplies
- Take your school picture (dress nicely and smile but don't wear green)
- Organize your locker
- Walk your schedule
- Buy spiritwear
August 9th - 6th Grade Jump Start
9-11am Last names A-L
12-2pm Last names M-Z
7th Grade Jump Start 9-11am
8th Grade Jump Start 12-2pm
August 13th - Jump Start Make-up Day 12-2pm (no pictures will be taken on this day)