Bethel School District Eugene OR


BOGO Book Fair Coming Soon

Stock up for summer reading at our buy one, get one free book fair!

WHEN: Thursday, June 15, 2017–5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (during the BBQ Bash), and Friday, June 16, 2017–7:40 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: Prairie Mountain Elementary Library

See you there!

All free items must be of equal or lesser value than the ones you buy.

Please note these important dates:

  • Friday, June 2: Last day to check our library books
  • Friday, June 9: All library books due
  • Friday, June 16: All middle school textbooks due

Dodgeball Night!

Dodgeball, teachers vs. studentsThe fun begins May 4th in our north gym at 6:30. Which team will you be cheering for; the teachers or the eighth grade students? We have added additional fun as the seventh graders have opted in to join the teacher’s side.

There will be thee rounds of dodgeball with two intermissions. Intermission fun will include a 3 point contest as well as a student vs. parents tug-of-war.

Thurday’s event is a fundraiser for the eighth grade end of the year activities. You’ll be able to buy snacks, beverages, and maybe win big cash in a 50/50 raffle.

Principal Carey Killen’s Blog

Three Cheers for Prairie Mountain Track!

TRACK:  Prairie Mountain students have been having a blast with track this spring.  Our 4th and 5th graders had their first track meet last Thursday and our 6th-8th grade students competed with other middle schools yesterday afternoon.  The second elementary track meet will be this Wednesday, May 3rd at Willamette High school, and the second middle school track meet will be May 11th, also at WHS.

Read a thon:  May 1-7 brings our K-5 Read-a-thon.  Students are gathering pledges and planning to read, read, read at home. 

Jill RW receiving her PACE award. Congratulations, Jill!

Student vs. Staff Dodgeball is coming up May 4th.  Plan to join us from 6:30-7:30 for this great fundraiser for our 8th grade end-of year celebration and trip.  Click here for more information.

Congratulations to our Assistant Principal, Jill Robinson-Wolgamott who received a PACE Outstanding Service Award for leadership within our Bethel Safety Committee improving school safety and trainings district wide.



El blog de la Directora Carey Killen

Atletismo: Los estudiantes de Prairie Mountain se han divertido bastante en el atletismo esta primavera. Nuestros estudiantes del 4to y 5to grado tuvieron su primera competicion el jueves pasado y nuestros estudiantes de 6to-8vo grados compitieron con otras escuelas intermedias ayer por la tarde. La segunda competicion para el atletismo para alumnus del 4 y 5 gradosl será este miercoles, 3 de mayo en Willamette High school, y la segunda competicin de la escuela intermedia será el 11 de mayo, también en WHS.

READ A THON: 1-7 de mayo trae nuestro Read-a-thon en grados K-5. Los alumnos están juntando promesas de fondos si leen cierta cantidad de minutos y planean leer, leer y leer en casa.

Dodgeball Estudiantes vs Personal está llegando el 4 de mayo. Planee unirse a nosotros de 6: 30-7: 30 para esta gran recaudación de fondos para nuestra celebración y viaje de fin de año del 8vo grado. Haga clic aqui para más información.

Enhorabuena a nuestra Subdirectora, Jill Robinson-Wolgamott, quien recibió un Premio de Servicio Excepcional de PACE por su liderazgo dentro de nuestro Comité de Seguridad en Bethel, mejorando la seguridad escolar y los entrenamientos en todo el distrito.

Bring on the Bingo!

Meet me in the gym for BINGO!

The Prairie Mountain North Gym is THE place to be Thursday, March 2nd beginning at 6:30. Our annual Bingo Night promises tremendous family fun. This event is a fundraiser for eighth grade end of the year activities. Please come and help us support this great group of students. We have plenty of great prize baskets to reward to lucky winners, along with a 50/50 Raffle and Silent Auction. Maybe you will be the one to win BIG!

If you have items to donate for the grade level baskets, please turn them in to school by the end of the day tomorrow, Friday, February 24th. Thank you.

Please bring cash or checks only; we are not set up for debit cards.

Event details here.

Attention Prairie Mountain 4th and 5th Grade Parents

Peer mentorship

Attention Prairie Mountain 4th and 5th Grade Parents

We are excited to begin the 2nd year of partnership between the Bethel School District and Ophelia’s Place. Ophelia’s Place is a prevention-based organization, dedicated to helping youth make healthy life choices through empowerment, education, and support.

Ophelia’s Place will be presenting their “Peers As Allies” class to all Bethel 5th graders as well to  Prairie Mountain 4th graders this winter. Click here to read more about an informational parent meeting Tuesday, January 10th at 7:00pm at the Bethel District Office.  For Prairie Mountain, the meeting will be available 4th and 5th grade parents.

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