Welcome to Bayless Elementary! It's a great time to be a Broncho! This is a very exciting time for our school. We are proud to be a National and Missouri School of Character. Visit Mr. Kohler's page to read his welcome message.
Bayless welcomes the Class of 2035.
Students must be five years old before August 1, 2022. Bayless offers a full day, tuition-free kindergarten program. Please click on the link and enjoy a virtual tour of Bayless Elementary BES VIRTUAL TOUR.
The registration process can be found HERE.
Check out our Virtual Open House HERE.
An updated Kindergarten Flyer can be found HERE.
Information shared at Kindergarten Parent Info Night
Grades 1-5 should also register HERE.
Character at Bayless
Bayless Elementary is a 2021 National School of Character. Bayless High School and Bayless Junior High are also National Schools of Character. Bayless School District is a 2016 National District of Character.
The goal of the National Schools of Character (NSOC) awards program is to recognize all schools and districts that demonstrate an exemplary level of implementation of Character Education Partnership's Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education. The NSOC designation is renewable after five years. The awards recognize the level of excellence schools and districts have achieved in the Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education of Effective Character Education. These principles guide the process of creating a culture based on the community’s shared values.
PBIS is a process for creating safer and more effective schools by structuring the learning environment to support the academic and social success of all students. The process supports the adoption and long-term implementation of efficient and effective discipline throughout the school environment. PBIS methods are research-based and proven to significantly reduce the occurrence of problem behaviors in schools. Bayless Schools are proud participants in PBIS.
Our Mission Statement
Bayless Elementary School provides a caring, safe and welcoming environment that inspires our diverse community to be lifelong learners who strive for excellence in academics and character.
First Bell - 8:00 AM
School start time - 8:15 AM
School end time - 3:21 PM
Main Contact Number
Nurse Phone Number and Email
(314) 256-8620 ext 2306
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Mr. Aaron Kohler - e-mail
(314) 256-8620 ext 2301
Dr. Amanda Middendorf - e-mail
Assistant Principal Gr. 1, 3, 5
(314) 256-8620 ext 2302
Mrs. Amber Callahan
Assistant Principal - Gr. K, 2, 4
Phone: 314-256-8620 ext 2303
Ms. Christa Hessler - e-mail
Counselor - Grades 1st & 4th
(314) 256-8620 ext 2308
Mr. Rick Moll - e-mail
Counselor - Grades Kdg & 3rd
(314) 256-8620 ext 2309
Ms. Meghan Uthoff - e-mail
Counselor - Grades 2nd & 5th
(314) 256-8620 ext 2310
Ms. Mirsada Becarevic - e-mail
Ms. Christie Kohl - e-mail
Ms. Kim Moreau - e-mail