Welcome to Pioneer Elementary School

we are MISSION driven

At Pioneer, our learning environment exists beyond the classroom walls in socially embedded communities that promote choice and self-advocacy. Through personalized inquiry based projects and authentic experiences, learners will collaborate with multi-aged peers to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and mindsets needed to identify and solve our most pressing global issues. 


8502 Skansie Ave
Gig Harbor, WA 98332


Main Office: (253) 530-3500  

School Hours

M, T, TH & F:  9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Pioneer Elementary News

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The PSD Community Update features a feedback opportunity as part of Superintendent Bahr's Listening Tour, inclement weather reminders, PSD COVID-19 response updates, a COVID-19 vaccine conversation with Superintendent Bahr and local physicians, as well as Securly internet safety reminders.

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Due to the current bus driver shortage in our district, we have decided to consolidate some of our bus routes. Please read this message with details, including our timeline for consolidating routes.

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