OSS Fundraiser

Sales start this Friday, September 16th!



Community Flyers

Check out the latest community flyers –  Community Flyers


Join the PTA!

Join the PTA today!  Membership is only $8.00 per member.  If you purchase your membership prior to the pancake breakfast you will receive one free pancake breakfast with the paid membership.  You will also receive the regular membership incentives from the state and national PTA (Dave and Busters, Aquarium of the Pacific, LEGOLAND, Baskin Robbins, Discovery Science Center).

Anyone is eligible to join – Parents, students, grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends & neighbors.

By joining the PTA, your dues and donations go towards sponsoring school programs.  Here are just a few of the programs PTA sponsors:

  • – Assemblies
  • – Musical Theatre
  • – Reflections
  • – Field Trip Transportation
  • – Yearbook
  • – Media Center/Library
  • – Ticket to Read
  • – Community Lunches
  • – Hospitality

Click here to download the 2016-2017 Van Buren PTA Membership Form

Nutrition Services Update

On May 24, 2016, the PYLUSD School Board approved a meal price increase for the 2016-2017 school year.  Breakfast will remain the same at $1.50.  NEW Lunch pricing is $2.75 ($.25 increase).

Meal Charge Policy
Students are only able to charge an amount totaling 2 lunches: $5.50 for elementary.  Once the threshold has been met – students will be offered an alternate meal of a cheese sandwich, white milk and choice of fruit &/or vegetable.  It is Nutrition Services goal to feed every child and maintain fiscal responsibility.  The auto-dial phone call and email for students with a negative balance will be in effect reminding parent of negative balances throughout the coming school year.

Online Meal Applications
The 2016-2017 Meal application can be found on the Nutrition Services webpage at www. . Parents must complete the meal application annually.  Once the application is has been completed parents will receive an email confirmation.

2016-2017 Parent Information Handbook and Forms

Please take time to review this important information with your child before school starts in order to provide both you and your child a clear understanding of school rules, procedures and consequences. Print the signature page from the handbook and return it signed to your child’s teacher with the other signed district documents.

2016-2017 VanBuren Parent-Student Handbook

PYLUSD Information Handbook and Forms
2016-2017 Parent Information Handbook
2016-2017 Parent Information Handbook-SPANISH

2016-2017 Parent Information Forms
2016-2017 Parent Information Forms-SPANISH

2015-2016 S.T.A.R.S. Students

Our Van Buren STARS Shine!  These students have demonstrated STARS behavior –