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

Winter Break - No School Dec. 20-31 text with PSD logo and rolling hill and trees in snow photo background

All schools and the Educational Services Center are closed during Winter Break. School resumes for students on Monday, January 3.

PSD Logo with Slightly Transparent Background, Books, Pencil Jar and Tablet

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.

Pioneer Elementary School Calendar