Volunteers are the key to our success!

We encourage ALL parents to get involved with any or all activities, as volunteers are always needed.

PTO meetings are held monthly on the second Tuesday of each month. Please refer to the calendar for specific dates & times.

For more information watch backpacks or call the school office at 785-861-1300.

2017-2018 BES PTO Leadership Team


President: Amy VanCovern

Vice-President/Internal Auditor: Kristi Shuttleworth


Treasurer: Danielle Hunninghake & Kelly Ryan

Book Fair Chair: Karlee Bocquin

Book Fair Co-chair: Carmen Proctor/Kelsey Pipkin

Box Tops: Theresa Steinlage

Buffalo Classic Chair: NEED VOLUNTEER!

Buffalo Classic Co-chair:  NEED VOLUNTEER!

Buffalo Shuffle Chair: Tanya Howbert

Buffalo Shuffle Co-chair: Mary Beth Showalter

Carnival Chair: Kristi Shuttleworth

Carnival Co-chair: Kelly Ryan


DAC Representative: Brenda Holladay

Donuts With Mom/Dad Chair: Sandi Liby 

Donuts With Mom/Dad Co-Chair: Jen Haverkamp

Fanwear Chair: Karen Watson

Fanwear Co-Chair: Pam Johnston

Field Day Picnic Co-Chair: Jen Haverkamp, Andrea Hohman, Kelly Ryan

Fundraising:  Tina Bugg

Grounds Keeping: Jared Underwood

Head Room Parent/Teacher Appreciation: Connie Romig & Kristi Shuttleworth

Math-a-thon Chair: Laura Hurla


School Pacs: Amy VanCovern

Silent Auction Chair:  Karlee Bocquin

Silent Auction Co-Chair: Kelsey Pipkin, & Kristi Shuttleworth

Site Council Rep: Brenda Holladay

Sneak Peek/Family Fun: Tara Mulligan 

Staff Relations (PTO):  Karen Watson, & Christine Hargrove         

Staff Relations (Staff): NEED VOLUNTEER(S)!

Taco Feed Chair: Andrea Hohman

Taco Feed Co-Chair: Kelly Ryan