Katelyn Leitner

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Feb 16

SOL Strategy Night

On March 13, 2018, PTA will be hosting a dinner from 5:30-6:00. At 6:00, parents will be dismissed to go join their child on learning best practiced strategies as we prepare for our third nine weeks benchmarks and SOL’s. Come on out! You won’t want to miss the fun!  SOL Night

Jan 03

Career Day

Career Day will be on March 1, 2018. Students are encouraged to dress in the career field they would choose as an adult. A volunteer flyer was sent home with each child. If you would like to be a presenter, please fill out the blue form and sent back to school by February 9, 2018.  

Jan 02

Take 5 Steps to be Ready, Should Snowfall this Week

With winter storms predicted, please take these steps now to be prepared. 1) Update your students about where to go when they get off the bus, should schools close early. 2) Remember, when schools are opening under a 1- or 2-hour delay, bus pickups begin 1 or 2 hours later than normal. With incredibly cold temperatures, please prepare …

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Nov 19

Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to our Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Leitner-Black along with our Rookie Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Jones! Congratulations to Mrs. Bertero, our Reading Teacher of the Year! We are thankful for all that you do here at Pioneer!  

Oct 04

Pioneer Outdoor Learning Area

Pioneer has had the good fortune to have King’s Fork sophomore Alexis Alston, who is a Senior Girl Scout with troop 357 adopt our school for her Gold Award, which is the highest award a Girl Scout can achieve. Alexis worked with Mrs. Barnes, our Guidance Counselor and Mrs. Langston, our Garden Club chair to …

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Sep 17

2 Minute Drill

Check out our most recent 2-Minute Drill here. Look for regular updates throughout the year to keep you updated on all that’s happening. Let’s make it a great year! Link:   https://youtu.be/m2WQuHfw7QQ 

Aug 01

2017-2018 School Supply List

Here is our 2017-2018 School Supply List

Aug 01

Complimentary Early Drop-off Program Ending

Beginning in the 2018-19 school year, the complimentary Early Drop-off program will no longer be offered in SPS elementary schools. We realize that many of you have relied on this service; therefore, we will continue the complimentary program this school year for previously enrolled families as they transition to other childcare arrangements for the 2018-19 school year. …

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Aug 01

2017-2018 Transportation Form

In order for Suffolk Public Schools to adequately plan for the 2017-2018 school year, parents/guardians must fill out the 2017-2018 Transportation Form. If you did not complete this form before school ended,  we are requesting that you submit the attached form to the Transportation Department, at 120 Forest Glen Dr, Suffolk, VA, 23434. You may also …

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Jun 19

This week’s Spark video: Every discovery happens when we’re curious.

  Summer is a great time to urge your kids to ask questions. Stop to smell the roses and even discover the parts of a flower. Suffolk is full of natural resources within arm’s reach to make summer learning fun!  Click the link below for ideas. Make summer fun!