PTA General Membership Meeting: Tues Nov 10th 2015

Nov 09, 2015
Please come to the next BCS PTA General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, November 10th at 6:45pm in the Fernwood CafetoriumChildcare is available.

Change is coming to our schools - Please be informed!

Nov 09, 2015

PPS and the District Wide Boundary Review Advisory Committee (DBRAC) recently released two scenarios which propose different ways of solving overcrowding/under-enrollment issues in Portland Public Schools, including BCS.  These changes could come as early as September 2016.

BCS Fall Foundation Campaign

Oct 25, 2015
The Beverly Cleary School Fall Foundation Campaign is here! Donate to the BCS Foundation between now and Nov 9, and help us raise $30,000 this fall toward our year-end goal of $240,000.

Spookarama is coming Thursday, October 29th!

Oct 22, 2015
Spookarama is a Halloween-themed carnival for all Beverly Cleary families. This is a big fundraiser for the PTA and a great way to get to know this fantastic community.

PTA Fundraisers

Order magazines to help our PTA!

You can order magazine subscriptions and other items anytime online and the BCS PTA will get 40% of the proceeds.  

To shop, click here and use school ID #: 2691483 

Cash for Cans

Take your bottles and cans to QFC (next to the BCS Fernwood Campus) on Saturdays (any Saturday) between 4 and 8 for recycling to benefit BCS PTA.

What do you do?  Bag your recycling, hand it to one of the courtesy clerks at QFC between 4:00 and 8:00pm on Saturday -- and let them know the refund money is for Beverly Cleary School.  They count the bottles and cans for you and give BCS cash money.  It's that easy.

Link Your Fred Meyer Rewards Card

If you have Fred Meyer Rewards card, link it our school. You do this by
1) going to,
2) creating an online account (if you don’t have one already) connected to your Fred Meyer Rewards Card, and
3) linking your account to Beverly Cleary School PTA. Every time you shop at Fred Meyer and use your Rewards card, Beverly Cleary PTA will automatically get a contribution from Fred Meyer, at no additional cost to you.

Link Your Amazon Purchases

To give our school a kick-back at no cost to you while shopping on Amazon you need to:
1) go to and login to your regular Amazon account (or create one if you don’t have an account),
2) choose the Beverly Cleary School PTA as your recipient charity, and
3) remember to go to the webpage to order off Amazon (it doesn’t help our school if you go to the regular Amazon page even by linking from our webpage).

It can be hard to remember to go to the webpage to order off Amazon. If you bookmark it will help you remember. People who use the Chrome browser can install a plugin that will automatically redirect all pages to Every time you purchase something off Amazon using the “smile” page, BCS PTA gets a 0.5% contribution, a cost to Amazon merchants, not you.