2017-2018 School Supply Lists are here!
See everything you need for all grades right here.
(Students in the new 4th grade Center Program at PBES will receive a different supply list).

Next Year's Board has been voted into office. Please join us in welcoming:        
President – Fred Azcarate
Executive VP – Ally Piazza
VP of Fundraising  -  Kelly Young
VP of Communications – Ariel Woods
VPs of Membership – Alex Ruttenberg & Janice Simsohn Shaw
Treasurer – Lynn Mandell
Secretary – Anat Shahar

DONATE GIFT CARDS FOR PBES FAMILIES! Ms. Kennedy, school counselor, is always accepting gift cards (ie, $25) to local stores (Giant, Safeway, ALDI) to provide to PBES families in need, especially as the holidays approach.

Are you volunteering at the school? You must complete the training course before you can do so - Training for MCPS Volunteers

Meet the 2016-2017 PBES PTA Board!

  • President – Emmett Acquoi, Sr. 
  • Vice President - vacant
  • Treasurer – Lynn Mandell
  • Secretary – Kawsar Talaat 
  • VP of Fundraising – Kent Kolb
  • VP of Communications – Lindsey Allen
  • VPs of Membership – Julie Taddeo and Alex Ruttenberg
  • Delegates to Montgomery County PTA – Fred Azacarte and Zoe Alsop

Sign up Today for A+ School Reward Program at Giant - You can earn the school money by simply shopping at Giant. It is that easy. Register today.

Panther News. Read all about it!

Follow this link for the latest edition of the newsletter:   March Panther News

To submit material to the newsletter, please contact the PBES PTA VP of Communications. The newsletter goes out at the beginning of every month.

                    December Panther News
                    November Panther News
                    October 2016 Panther News
                    September 2016 Panther News 
                    August 2016 Panther News
                    June 2016 Panther News
                    April 2016 Panther News   
                    March 2016 Panther News
                    February 2016 Panther News
                    January 2016 Panther News
                    December 2015 Panther News  
                    November 2015 Panther News
                    January 2015 Panther News
                    December 2014 Panther News
                    October 2014 Panther News       

Current Bylaws

At the January 15, 2013 PTA meeting, the general membership voted to approve changes to the PBES PTA bylaws suggested by the Bylaws Committee. These bylaws have been approved by the MDPTA. Click here for a copy of the bylaws.