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.
SUMMER JOURNEY JUNE 3-30
Want to sign your student up for in person Summer Journey?
If you need help with remembering your username or password. There are links on the portal login page to help retrieve either one.
Complete the Annual Update and there are two questions within the Annual Update that will allow you to sign up your student for Summer Journey.
If you have not signed up for a portal account or need help logging in; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please list your name and the name of your student(s)
Bayless welcomes the Class of 2033.
Students must be five years old before August 1, 2021. 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.
Incoming Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting will take place via Zoom on April 21st at 6 pm.
If you missed the meeting, please click HERE for the presentation.
The registration process and dates can be found HERE.
Check out our Virtual Open House HERE.
You can find the video referenced at the end HERE
An updated Kindergarten Flyer can be found HERE
Grades 1-5 should also register HERE.
Character at Bayless
Bayless Elementary is a 2016 National School of Character. Bayless High School and Bayless Junior High were named National Schools of Character in 2014. Bayless School District is also 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
(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. K-2
(314) 256-8620 ext 2302
Ms. Chel'Lee Whitten - e-mail
Administrative Intern Gr. 3-5
(314) 256-8620 ext 2303
Ms. Kelly Klocke - e-mail
Federal Programs Coordinator
(314) 256-8620 ext 2304
Ms. Christa Hessler - e-mail
Counselor - Grades 2nd & 5th
(314) 256-8620 ext 2308
Mr. Rick Moll - e-mail
Counselor - Grades 1st & 4th
(314) 256-8620 ext 2309
Ms. Amanda Najjar - e-mail
Counselor - Grades K & 3rd
(314) 256-8620 ext 2310
Ms. Mirsada Becarevic - e-mail
Ms. Kari Wolford - e-mail