Important News & Upcoming Events

Girls On The Run Spring 2017

Girls on the Run is an after-school chafracter development program that uses the power of running to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experienced based curriculum that creatively integrates running. The program combines training for a 5K (3.1 mile) event with self-esteem enhancing, uplifting workouts. The goal of the program is to encourage positive emotional, social, mental, spiritual, and physical development. Learn more here!

Looking for parents in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Fields

We are planning our week-long celebration of math for the week of March 13th.

PTA News

At Monday's PTA meeting the membership chose some events to hold during this school year and next. If you are interested in helping plan these events, please go to the Volunteer Spot for the event and sign up!


Parents of children who will be 3 and 4 years of age for the 2017-2018 school year may ask the front office for an application beginning February 1, 2017.

Student-Led Conferences - Bring Your Child With You!

We are very excited to involve our students in our upcoming March conferences! Students in grades K - 5 have been establishing goals and working hard toward those goals. They will have an opportunity to share this work with their parent/guardians on March 9 and/or 10 at conferences. Don't forget to bring your child with you! More information will be sent about signing up at a later date.

Chefs and Volunteers Wanted!

Buon Appetito! Please join us in showing the BBES teachers and staff our appreciation by helping out with A Taste of Italy Luncheon on March 9, 2017. Please go to Sign-up Genius to volunteer your time and/or bring food items. For more information, please contact Sandy White at or 512-917-6553. Grazie!

Puberty Education Materials Preview

5th grade will soon begin a meaningful unit in the health and wellness education curriculum entitled Puberty Education. A list of unit objectives and curriculum materials will be available for preview on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 3:30 pm in Ms. Pearce's 5th grade classroom.

Patuxent Valley PTA Annual Yard & Bake Sale

Patuxent Valley Middle School PTA is hosting our annual Yard & Bake Sale at the end of April.

GT Summer Institutes

The G/T Summer Institutes provide interested students with advanced-level instruction and enrichment experiences not regularly available during the academic school year.

Essential Applications & Resources