Pinnacle Peak Preparatory

Weekly Message - December 16, 2022

Winter Break is December 19th - December 30th.

Classes Resume Monday, January 2, 2023.

Happy Holidays from Pinnacle Peak

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2023-24 Kindergarten Enrollment

At this time, we are accepting Kindergarten Online Registration for the 2023-24 school year.



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Student Council Supply Drive For Hidden Hills

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Please consider supporting our school by making an AZ tax credit donation

Making a contribution to receive an Arizona public education tax credit is simple. You can get a tax credit up to $200 for an individual or $400 per married couple.

Donations received and/or postmarked Jan 1 - April 15, 2023 can be for tax year 2022 or tax year 2023 as chosen by the donor. Click on the link below:

Upcoming Events

  • December 19-30: Winter Break
  • January 2nd: CLASSES RESUME
  • January 10th: Early Dismissal

The PVUSD Annual 5K Community Fun Run:

The Annual Fun Run will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2023 and we’ll be back to In-Person this year at Horizon High School! Registration will be held from Monday, November 7, 2022 through Friday, February 3, 2023. Those who register by January 6, 2023 will receive a t-shirt. Here is the PVUSD Annual 5K Community Fun Run LINK. You may also find more information on our PVSCHOOLS.NET website. Please click here to view the flier.

We are an "A" Rated School!

The Arizona Education Department has released the 2021-22 A-F School Letter Grades for all public schools statewide. These reports provide information about student achievement, college and career readiness, student growth, and more. Pinnacle Peak continues to be rated as an "A!"

Congratulations to all of our hardworking staff, students, and school community who share in this celebration of student success. We look forward to what more can be accomplished as we continue to focus on student achievement here at PPPS. We will be celebrating this with staff and students in the coming weeks!!

More information about the letter grades and a list of our schools’ grades can be found at

Gifting Testing Information

The Spring CogAT will only be available for Kinder, 1st, and 4-6th grades, and only for students who have not taken the CogAT within 1 year (not since the Spring test in 2022). The 2nd graders and 3rd graders will both have universal blanket testing this year, and are not eligible to take the CogAT this Spring.The 3rd grade testing dates will be sent out once the district has those finalized.

The Gifted Testing Forms can be found on the gifted website (link below). The permission slip will open up for parents on December 12, 2022, and the due date is January 27, 2023. Our testing dates are February 15 - 24, 2023.

District Gifted Testing

MS Upcoming Events

  • March 29th-31st: 7th Grade Disney Trip (More info to come very soon.)
  • May 10th-12th: 8th Grade Knott's Berry Farm Trip (More info to come very soon.)
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Picking your student up early?

If you need to pick up your student early, you must come into the office by 2:30pm to have your student called out of the classroom.

Will your child be absent or late?

If your child is going to be absent or tardy, don't forget to call the Attendance Line at 602-449-6701. You can call ahead for planned absences.



As always - check out the PTO website for important information including dates for other fun family events.

Pinnacle Peak Preparatory School

The PPPS family of learners collaborates within an engaging community that is passionate, purposeful, and productive.