The Bears' Blog January 17

Posted on January 17 2020

The Bears’ Blog… January 17 This week certainly had some challenges related to extreme weather but by working together, maintaining a positive attitude and having a proactive plan in place we seem…

Kindergarten Registration Opens February 1!

Posted on January 22 2020

Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2020? If so, it’s almost time to register for kindergarten. Starting school is an exciting time, for both children and parents. Although exciting, it…

Nitza's Pizza Fundraiser

Posted on January 22 2020

Click here to get your order form. Coupons are good for one 12” large Pizzaa. Maximum 3 toppingsb. Pick Up Orders Onlyc. Not Valid on Fridays or Saturdaysd. 1 coupon per person, per day.2. Purchase…

Kudos from the Strathcona County Christmas Bureau!

Posted on January 21 2020

Please see attached letter from the Strathcona County Christmas Bureau. Thank you Pine Street families and staff for all of your donations!  

Short Track - Harrier Race details and forms

Posted on January 17 2020

Please click here for the permission form and information about the Harrier Race on Friday, January 24. 

Hot Lunch!

Posted on January 17 2020

Hot Lunch is Wednesday, January 22!  (Order Deadline: Friday, January 17 at Midnight) If you have been thinking of volunteering for this Wednesday's hot lunch, it would only require about 30-40 minutes…

Save your empties! Bottle Drive here Feb 1-2020

Posted on January 16 2020

The Bears' Blog January 10

Posted on January 10 2020

The Bears’ Blog… January 10 Welcome back everyone!  I hope you enjoyed some time with friends and family over the break.  The weather was absolutely amazing. Unfortunately, it sounds like we are…

Christmas Concert Gallery expiring Jan 15-2020

Posted on January 5 2020

The gallery is expiring soon! view gallery Hello Pine Street Parents, This is a reminder that the Pine Street Christmas Concert gallery will expire on Jan 15, 2020. Once it expires, this gallery will…


Hot Lunch January 7 - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Posted on December 31 2019

If you are able to come for half and hour to help out, it would be greatly appreciated. Please email    

The Bears' Blog December 20

Posted on December 20 2019

The Bears’ Blog… The kindness of the season has been on display in every corner of the school making everyone feel so cared for!  Thank you to our ‘Christmas Cheer Committee’ who spoiled staff…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Board…

Posted on December 16 2019

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Board of Trustees For many, including myself, December is a time for reflection and gratitude. As we wind down 2019 and head into the winter break, I want to…

Thanks to Mount Olivet Lutheran

Posted on December 15 2019

Our neighbor, Mount Olivet Lutheran Church sponsored Pine Street School and have donated food for our "Oops I forgot my lunch" program, hats, mitten and pants and underwear for accidents. Thank you so…

The Bears' Blog December 13

Posted on December 13 2019

The Bears’ Blog… It was amazing to watch our students shine at the Christmas Concert on December 11.  Thank you to all who were able to attend and enjoy the performance! Also, thank you to Jason…

Christmas Concert - Picture Link!

Posted on December 13 2019

Click here to be directed to Infinite Eye to look at the Christmas concert photos. Photos are now posted.   

Concert Raffle Winners!

Posted on December 9 2019

Congratulations to our concert raffle winners: Butler family Cheek family Wiklun family These families received 4 front row seats and a reserved parking spot for the concert! 

The Bears' Blog December 6

Posted on December 5 2019

The Bears' Blog... We were so fortunate to have Elder Wilson come visit some classrooms this week and share his loon calls, songs, and drumming skills with us.  We look forward to his next visit with…

Short Track Update

Posted on December 5 2019

Our last track practice of 2019 will be on Tuesday Dec. 10. We will be starting up again on Tuesday, January 7 at 7:45 am. In January we will also be starting our Weds lunch time practices. We want to…

Kindergarten Registration

Posted on December 1 2019

Kindergarten Registration Starts Soon!Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2020? If so, it’s almost time to register for kindergarten. Kindergarten registration opens for the 2020-21 school…

Concert Raffle. Last day to buy tickets December 4!

Posted on November 30 2019

Our Christmas Concert will be on Wednesday December 11.  Our fabulous school council members are running a raffle again this year for front row seats and reserved parking. Click here for more information

Weds December 4 - Pajama Day!

Posted on November 29 2019

The student council theme for Wednesday, December 4 is Pajama Day.

EIPS Elementary Volleyball Tournament (Schedule here!)

Posted on November 28 2019

EIPS Elementary Volleyball Tournament will take place at Fultonvale Elementary 52029 Range Road 224 Parents/Guardians are responsible to transportation to and from the tournament and are responsible for…

The Bears' Blog November 28

Posted on November 26 2019

The Bears’ Blog…  It is so heart-warming to see the generosity of our Pine Street family.  Thank you for all of your donations to the Strathcona County Christmas Bureau! We had a great day with…

5% off Yearbook

Posted on November 25 2019

Pre-order your child's yearbook before November 30th to get 5% off.

Pine Street is collecting for the Christmas Bureau!

Posted on November 24 2019

From November 18 to December 6, Pine Street will be accepting donations for the Strathcona County Christmas Bureau. Please click here for great ideas.  

Bears' Blog November 22

Posted on November 21 2019

The Bears’ Blog… This week is designated as National Bullying Awareness Week and there have been many activities happening here @PNE to support this initiative. This week, and every week, our focus…

Linking Generations - learning how to knit with a…

Posted on November 20 2019

Our Linking Generations Volunteer is teaching our grade 4 students to knit 

Movie & Pizza Night - Doors Open 5:30

Posted on November 18 2019

On Friday, November 22 we will have our Family Movie & Pizza night. Movie Change! Now Dora and the Lost City of Gold Please click here for more information. 

Anti-Bullying Week

Posted on November 18 2019

Pine Street School believes in fostering a healthy, kind environment each and every day. That being said, this week is noted as Bully Prevention Week. In all that has been read and watched, the key ingredient…

Hot Lunch November 20 - Volunteers Needed!

Posted on November 8 2019

The cutoff for the November 20 hot lunch is November 15.  To make this program work, we need volunteers to deliver food to classrooms and to help hand out to students.   Please email…

Inclement Weather

Posted on October 31 2019

Please check out our Newsletter section to read more information on EIPS Inclement Weather Policy  

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Posted on October 23 2019

Pine Street Elementary School invites families to attend our Remembrance Day Program on Friday, November 8th at 10:30 a.m. in the school gymnasium. The Pine Street Choir will be singing two selections…

Pine Street is a Polling Station on Monday October…

Posted on October 18 2019

Pine Street area might be busier than usual as we are the polling station for the Federal election on Monday, October 21

Bear Wear Swag -order deadline Oct 24!

Posted on October 10 2019

Click here for the order form.  Please scan and email the form to or hand in completed forms to Pine Street School office. Payment can be made by handing in the form and cash…

Halloween Dance

Posted on October 9 2019

The annual Pine Street Halloween dance will take place on Friday, October 25th. Please click here for the order sheet.

School Photo Information

Posted on October 8 2019

Click here for more details.   Infinite Eye Photography brought proofs codes in for each classroom October 15.   If you have any questions, please email Photo retake day is October…

Pre-order your yearbooks and save 10% in October

Posted on October 8 2019

Read In Week

Posted on October 4 2019

October 7-11 has been designated as Read-In Week in Elk Island . This year's theme is celebrating with stories.  It is the 30th anniversary of bringing people together to instill the love of reading.…

Online Booking for School Interviews has now closed

Posted on October 1 2019

Online bookings for School Interviews have now closed.  If you missed booking your interview, please email your students teacher directly for available times.  

New Kindergarten Assessment Tool

Posted on September 27 2019

Elk Island Public Schools is switching to a new assessment tool for kindergarten students! This tool will help gauge kindergarten children’s progress and development through the course of the year.…

Orange Shirt Day - Monday September 30

Posted on September 27 2019

In honour of Orange Shirt Day, students and staff across the Division are wearing orange T-shirts instead of their usual attire. It’s all part of a nation-wide campaign to bring awareness to the lasting…

Terry Fox Run

Posted on September 27 2019

Pine Street School will be participating in this year's Terry Fox School Run for cancer research on September 27, 2019. We are proud to continue the legacy of one of our country’s greatest heroes. We…

Cross Country - Race times have changed!

Posted on September 19 2019

Students will meet at Wes Hosford Elementary School 207 Granada Blvd for the cross country races.  New Race Times were received this afternoon.   RACE TIMES:  Gr. 6 girls and boys – 1800m 5:15 pm…

Share your story of A Teacher Who Inspired You

Posted on September 19 2019

In recognition of World Teacher Day, EIPS invites you to share your story of A Teacher Who Inspired You.  Submit your story to or post it to Facebook or Twitter using the hashtag…

2019-2020 Yearbooks

Posted on September 12 2019

Our fabulous Pine Street Yearbook team have started creating yearbooks for the 2019-2020 school year. If you have questions or pictures to share, please send to Order your yearbook before…

Hot Lunch!

Posted on September 10 2019

Hot Lunch information letters are going home with students tonight.  You can also check out the Hot Lunch section under the Parent Tab.  

September Newsletter

Posted on September 5 2019

Our September newsletter is going home tonight with students. You can also read online Click HERE

Back to School 2019-20

Posted on July 17 2019

Classes for the 2019-20 school year begin on Tuesday, September 3. Find everything you need to know about getting ready for the new year by visiting our back to school page.

New Student Registration

Posted on June 26 2019

Click on MENU, select PARENTS and then REGISTRATION to register your students for the 2019-2020 school year.  All registrations are done online. 

June Newsletter

Posted on June 12 2019

Newsletters will be going home with students today and are also available on our website under Newsletter Links

New Website - ETeacher location has changed!

Posted on May 21 2019

Our website has been updated. If you are looking for eteacher pages, simply scroll to the bottom of the page.  On the RIGHT hand side, there is a drop down menu that says SITES.  Select your teacher…

Where's Winston?

Posted on March 7 2019

At the launch of our new Pine Street logo, all students were given a backpack. If you go away on a trip, take a photo of your student with their packpack on and email it to

New Logo Launch

Posted on January 24 2019

Staff and Students were excited to launch our new Pine Street Logo last week! All students received a Pine Street backpack.