Proud Recipient of the
John Irwin School of Excellence Award
2013 - 2014
2012 - 2013
2011 - 2012
2001 - 2002
2000 - 2001
Piñon Valley Elementary is located at the foot of Cheyenne Mountain in the southwestern part of Colorado Springs, Colorado. We are within a mile of NORAD and Fort Carson Army Base
At Piñon Valley Elementary School...
We believe that ALL children should feel safe, accepted, supported, and academically challenged in order to reach for their personal best.
We believe that staff, student, and family collaboration is vital for student success and that we all need to work together to support and encourage students.
We believe in setting high standards and expectations for our students ... academically, socially, and individually.
We believe the uniqueness and strengths of every individual should be valued, accepted, and encouraged by all staff members.
We believe in encouraging our students to take responsibility for their own actions and in holding them accountable for their academic performance and social interactions.
We believe making mistakes provides an opportunity to learn.
We believe our students will develop citizenship, responsibility, knowledge, self-worth, and strong leadership skills.
We believe in providing opportunities for our students to regularly reflect upon their growth and goals.
We believe in welcoming all students and encouraging them to strive for their absolute personal best.
We believe in providing our students with a safe, nurturing environment, where they can discover their passions and become life long learners.
Important Back to School Dates
August 11 - 3:00
Popsicles in the Park (Broadmoor Glen Park) for new families to PVE
August 12 - 3:45-4:30
New Family Orientation in the cafeteria
August 12 - 4:30-6:00
Ice Cream Social at PVE
August 13 - 8:10
First Day of School
August 13 - 8:15-9:15 Kindergarten only
Boo Hoo Breakfast
August 18 - 11:00-1:00
August 19 - 6:00-8:00
Back to School Night
September 2 - 8:15
September 4 - 8:15-9:15
September 16 - 6:00-7:00
New Family Pizza Night
PVE offers the EduKit program as a convenient option for busy families to order supply kits for the 2015-16 school year. Each kit contains exactly what students need to start the year off right. Please see attachment and order online.