Walla Walla Public Schools
Friday, 21 November 2014

Berney News, Events & Reminders

No School 11/20 due to weather conditions


All Walla Walla Public Schools have been canceled

today, Thursday, November 20th due to inclement

weather. Please check www.wwps.org for updates and


Stay warm and safe Bulldogs!

What's happening at Berney

  • Tuesday -5th grade boys play their first game of the season against Assumption in our gym around 3:30. Join us and bring 50 cents for popcorn!
  • Thursday- 5th grade basketball in our gym against Green Park. Game starts at appproximately 3:30.
  • Friday- 3rd through 5th grades will travel to Cordiner Hall to attend the Young Peoples Concert. Make sure your permission slip is turned in or you will not be able to attend.
  • Friday Night- join us in the gym for Family Movie Night! Doors open at 6:15 and show starts at 6:30. Admisison is free but bring some cash for the snack bar. Children MUST have an adult with them to attend.

Movie Night Friday, November 21st

Please join us in the gym for Movie Night on Friday, November 21st! Admission is free and snacks will be available for purchase in the lobby. Bring an adult with you to enjoy the fun, doors open at 6:15 and the movie is scheduled to begin at 6:30.

Wear your comfy clothes or PJ's- chairs will be provided and gym mats will be on the floor but you can bring blankets if you'd like. We will watch a newly released, animated movie about dog and his boy as they travel through time.

See you there!


October Best Dog Gone Bulldogs

Congratulations to the Best Dog Gone Bulldogs for October 2014!

Horray for 5th grade basketball!

Come and root for the Bulldog basketball team, games begin after school as soon as both teams arrive at the game location and are warmed up.

11/20 vs. Green Park

12/2 at Prospect Point

12/4 at College Place

Let's be Facebook Friends

Want to stay on top of things that are happening here at Berney? Join us on Facebook! Berney Elementary School PTA  https://www.facebook.com/berneyelementarypta

Stay connected and get involved in the fun!

2014-2015 Americanism Essay Contest

If you are in the 5th through 8th grades and  would like to enter the Elks essay contest, please pick up an entry form in the front office.
The theme this year is " What the Pledge of Allegiance Means to Me" and essays need to be under 250 words. Amazon gift cards will be awarded to the top three recipients at the local level and the winners will move up to the divison level. The deadline for entries is January 10, 2015.

Pick Up and Drop Off Reminders

Parents and visitors, please observe the following:

The west parking lot entrance is an “enter only” lot for staff and visitor parking. When you are ready to leave campus, please use the one way exit loop that runs parallel to the bus lane.

The gym parking lot is reserved for staff parking during school hours and shall not be used as a pick up/drop off zone.

The bus lane/car exit area is reserved for busses only and is not to be used to pick up or drop off students. It shall not be used as a drive through lane for private vehicles.


Welcome to Berney Elementary

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Berney school hours are 8:15 a.m.-3:00 p.m. with the cafeteria opening at 8:00 a.m. for breakfast. For their safety, please do not have students arrive before 8:00 a.m. as there is not adequate supervision outside. Remember~every Wednesday we release at 2:00 p.m.

Please be extra careful traveling to and from school. Walkers, be sure to use the cross walks and side walks.  Student drop off and pick up areas have been expanded to the front of the school and continue around the building to the west side of School Ave. The parking lot west of Berney is an "enter only" lot for staff and visitors. For safety reasons, the bus lane/car exit area is not a student drop off and pick up area.

Directory Information Opt-out Form

We are proud of the things that we do here at school and will sometimes take pictures of our activities to share with the public. If you would prefer not to share your students images online or in print, please fill out a Directory Information Opt-out Form.

Berney Core Values

Our Core Values for success are:  Respect  |  Communication  |  Fun  |  Flexibility  |  Compassion