Girls at lunch
Students with computers and text books

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

Teacher Appreciation Week Text and Illustration Graphic

Please join us this week in recognizing our amazing teachers! We celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week in PSD this week (May 3-7), coinciding with National Teacher Appreciation Week.

Pioneer Enrollment Interest Opens March 1 Graphic with PIE Logo and Text

Pioneer Elementary School, the Peninsula School District’s first STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) school is launching enrollment interest for the 2021-2022 school year beginning Monday, March 1st for students who will be in grades Kindergarten through 5th grade next year.

Pioneer Elementary School Calendar