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Bond Referendum, May 9, 2023

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Report Cards Online

Reports cards will available online for families after 3:00 on March 24th in the Campus Parent Portal. District 196 report card rubrics are linked below. If you need assistance, please call 651-683-6980.

Campus Parent Portal
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Time to Order Yearbooks

Yearbook orders are being accepted now. Orders must be placed by March 24, 2023. To order click the link below and use the yearbook ID code: 2243523. 

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School Absence Notification

Follow the directions on each page to report your child's absence from school. This system is available in English, Spanish and Somali.

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Kindergarten Registration

It is time to register your Kindergartener for the 2023-2024 school year.

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Apply today for Educational Benefits Program

Formerly known as the Free and Reduced-Price Meals Program, approved applications are more than just for meals but also provide your school with critical funding. 

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Weekend Meal Program

This program is sponsored by Every Meal and free for all families. There are no qualifications and no information is collected. Students will receive food bags each week, typically on Friday. 

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Technology Help

Submit a Technology Help Request Form below and someone will contact you. The Tech Help Request Form can be translated into Spanish and Somali.

Tech Help Form

Welcome to Pinewood Community Elementary School

At Pinewood, we are committed to helping students become responsible, self-directed, independent, intellectually curious and compassionate lifelong learners.


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All District 196 stakeholders are invited to attend one of three meetings Nov. 15, 16 and 17 to get information about facilities, equipment and space needs in District 196, and provide feedback on possible improvements being considered to meet those needs in the state’s fourth largest school district.

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In these unusual times of Hybrid and Distance learning we'd love for our community to be able to connect with each other! Please go to the Pinewood PTO website and add your family to our school directory. If you include your information by Friday, October 23rd, you will be included in our drawing for Pinewood swag for your student.

PTO Website

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What happens if the iPad issued by the school gets damaged? In previous years the district offered an Optional Protection Plan for $20/device.  However the decision was made to automatically enroll ALL iPads in this coverage at no cost to families for the 2020-21 school year.