Weekly Wildcat

May 16 through May 20

Important Information and This Week's Recap

Call for Sponsorship

Former Wildcat, Alison Kaprelian, who lost her mother to cancer a few years ago, is currently working for the Kure It Cancer Research organization. This organization funds the brightest minds in transitional research at leading cancer centers. Alison is reaching out to the Pioneer community to participate in an event she is organizing this Sunday, May 22. The event is called Sunday Funday 2016 and it is designed to bring communities together though connection, recreation, competition, and teamwork. The cost is $65.00 per participant and Pioneer is hoping to create a team of 10 to 15 teachers and faculty members. If you are willing to sponsor a teacher for the event, please contact Troy Fresch at tfresch@tusitn.k12.ca.us. For more information about the event, visit sundayfunday2016.eventbrite.com.

8th Grade End of Year Activities On Sale Now

End of the year activities will be on sale this week during lunch. Students may turn in their payment and permission slips everyday at lunch only and after school on the minimum day this Friday. PayPal will not be accepted for these events; cash or checks made out to "Pioneer PTO" will be accepted all week. Any students who did not receive a packet may pick one up in the office. They are also available on the Pioneer website.

Pioneer Book Fair

The spring book fair takes place this week. The book fair will bee in the library and is open May 16,17, and 19 from 7:30AM to 3:00PM, May 18 from 8:00AM to 3:00PM and May 20 from 7:30AM to 12:00 noon. There will be a special open house preview on Thursday, May 19 from 5:30PM to 8:30PM. Please see the Pioneer website for the for additional information and to volunteer to help out.

Career Day Presenters

Pioneer Middle School is looking for community partners to present at our annual career day on Wednesday, June 1. If you would like to share information about a particular career, please contact Mrs. Miranda at mmiranda@tustin.k12.ca.us. Career Day presenters will speak to student groups starting at 8:00AM and will stay through lunch for meet and greet sessions which will end around 1:00PM.

Birthday Announcements on the Marquee

Birthdays are special! Put your child’s birthday up on the marquee to make it the best birthday yet! The cost for 5 school days is $20. Please submit your birthday request by 10am on Fridays for the following week.

Thank you Crown Jewell Entertainment

The Weekly Wildcat is sponsored by Joe and Lisa Jewell of Crown Jewell Entertainment Systems--Orange County's Premier AV & Security Company.

For the Week of May 16...

Monday, May 16
  • Regular Schedule
  • Book Fair 7:30AM to 3:30PM in the Pioneer Library/Media Center
Tuesday, May 17
  • Tutorial Schedule--Science Priority
  • Book Fair 7:30AM to 3:30PM in the Pioneer Library/Media Center
Wednesday, May 18
  • Late Start Schedule
  • Student of the Month Assembly
  • 5th Graders visit Pioneer Middle School
  • Book Fair 8:00AM to 3:30PM in the Pioneer Library/Media Center
Thursday, May 19
  • Tutorial Schedule--Science Priority
  • Open House--6:00PM to 8:00PM
  • Book Fair 7:30AM to 3:30PM and 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Friday, May 20
  • Minimum Day--School Day Ends at 12:10PM
  • Book Fair 7:30AM to 12:00 noon in the Pioneer Library/Media Center

Upcoming Events...

  • Memorial Day Holiday--No School Monday, May 30, 2016
  • Career Day--Wednesday, June 1, 2016
  • Theater Arts Production--Thursday, June 2, 2016