The return of Tualatin Elementary School's Spirit Wear is HERE! If you are interested in purchasing t-shirts, hooded sweatshirts and even facemasks to show your school pride, this is your chance to stock up on various colors and sizes. Colors include: red, black, grey and new this year, neon green and neon orange! We are also offering black adjustable facemasks with a white paw print, in both adult and youth sizes (these do not include a nose wire).


    Order forms should have been sent home today in your child's folder; if you don't see it, please check again on Monday. Completed order forms and your payment will be due no later than Monday, October 25th. Extra forms can be found in the front office and attached to the Black Bear Bits bulletin. Interested in seeing samples and a sizing guide? Find these details on the attached PDF. Questions can be sent to the Spirit Wear Committee at


    Spirit Wear      mask

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  • Virtual PTA Meeting - October 19 

    Please join us for the October 19th virtual PTA Meeting. Please join using the following meet link:

    Google Meet Link



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  • TuES Sustainable Garden
    Please sign up for a week of weeding, watering and harvesting.  Portland Nursery donated vegetable starts and our classes have been busy planting with Mr. Taylor.  All of the new plants will require consistent watering.
    Current produce available:  snap peas, snow peas, garlic, chard, strawberries and herbs.  Even the blueberries and yellow raspberries are starting to ripen.  This summer look for:  zucchini, bell peppers, broccoli, lettuce, cut flowers, radishes, blueberries, apples, asian pears, figs and more! 
    2 families can sign up for the same week, so get your friends to help you share the work and harvest.  If you have ANY questions please contact Paul Taylor, our gardener extraordinaire, at or Pam Soderquist, 1st grade teacher and garden volunteer, at
    Sign up to help here:  Garden Help Signup Link
    Help us keep our garden alive and vibrant. 
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