Weekly Wildcat - 5.19.23


Upcoming Dates:

  • 5/24 - 8th grade Academic Awards & Promotion Practice

  • 5/25 - 8th Grade Promotion

  • 5/26 - Minimum Day & 8th Grade Dance

  • 5/29 - Memorial Day (No School)

  • 5/30 - 8th Grade Yearbook Dist.

  • 5/31 - 6 & 7 Grade Academic Awards & Yearbook Dist.

  • 6/1 - Disneyland

  • 6/2 - Last day of school! (Minimum Day)

Bright Spots


Our future WEB leaders participate in some fun activities to help prep for being WEB leaders moving forward!

Caught in the Act Luncheon

Honored Wildcats were nominated for the Caught in the Act Luncheon from staff for having a positive impact on others.

PTO Installation Breakfast

Pioneer's PTO held an installation breakfast to pass the torch from the current board to the 23.24 PTO board. Thank you for all that you do PTO and a huge shout out to Sara Stewart for being such an amazing President. We are going to miss all of you!

Carol Moore Honored at TUSD Board Meeting!

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Spring Choir Concert

Way to sign your hearts out Wildcats! What an impressive show!
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Pioneer's PAL Program Honored by OCDE as an Outstanding Program!

From Orange County Department of Education - Congratulations again for being one of our 2022 – 2023 Outstanding PAL Programs and to Mark Payne for being a 2022 – 2023 Outstanding PAL Advisor.

OCDE-led Peer Assistance Leadership honors local programs, advisors for youth engagement

Video: https://vimeo.com/823893030/aba223942f

Wildcats - Please lock your Bikes/Skateboards

Unfortunately, we have had a couple bikes and/or skateboards stolen recently. Please ensure your Wildcats are locking their items.

Upcoming Events/Fundraisers

Attendance Challenge!

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PTO Weekly Update

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BHS Soccer Opportunity

Please see the flyer below regarding BHS Soccer
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Pioneer Family Baseball Night!

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TUSD offers summer lunches!

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TPSF - A work of art opportunity

Do you have plans for your Middle School students this summer? Tustin Public Schools Foundation offers a variety of engaging courses for students to participate in during the summer! Pioneer Middle School’s Mental Health Specialist, Claire Skomsvold, LMFT, is facilitating an Art & Media Therapy Course to support middle school students in expressing themselves and connecting with peers. The last day to register is May 1, 2023. Please visit www.tpsf.net/summer for more information.

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TPSF Summer Drama Class Opportunity

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Upcoming Cyberbullying and Digital Drama Parent Workshop - May 16th

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Reoccurring News


Please review our tutoring flyer below. Tutoring is available and free for ALL students.
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Free Online Tutoring

The OC Public Libraries now offer free online tutoring

The OC Public Libraries now offer free online tutoring via Brainfuse. Students can get help with homework, submit questions to live tutors, send essays to writing lab experts and more. Go to ocpl.org/elibrary#homeworkhelp and select “Brainfuse Help Now” to connect with a free live online tutor. Note, students need a valid OC Public library card to access this service. For more information, click here.

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Traffic/Parking Lots

We have had several close-calls and a recent accident in our upper parking lot. As a reminder, parents should not be pulling into the upper staff parking lot to drop off students. If you would like to park to drop off, please head to the lower parking lot.

Also, there should be no pick up/drop offs in the culdesac or along Pioneer Rd. Please ensure you are dropping off in the designated locations.

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Webstore - Check it out!

Need some new Pioneer gear? Check out our new webstore HERE! Everything from shirts, polos, sweats, hats, etc. to customizing your own Pioneer gear.

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