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Proud Recipient of the
John Irwin School of Excellence Award
2013 - 2014
2012 - 2013

2011 - 2012
2001 - 2002
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Piñon Valley Elementary is located at the foot of Cheyenne Mountain in the southwestern part of Colorado Springs, Colorado. We are within a mile of NORAD and Fort Carson Army Base

At PiƱon Valley Elementary School...
We believe that ALL children should feel safe, accepted, supported, and academically challenged in order to reach for their personal best.
We believe that staff, student, and family collaboration is vital for student success and that we all need to work together to support and encourage students.
We believe in setting high standards and expectations for our students ... academically, socially, and individually.
We believe the uniqueness and strengths of every individual should be valued, accepted, and encouraged by all staff members.
We believe in encouraging our students to take responsibility for their own actions and in holding them accountable for their academic performance and social interactions.
We believe making mistakes provides an opportunity to learn.
We believe our students will develop citizenship, responsibility, knowledge, self-worth, and strong leadership skills.
We believe in providing opportunities for our students to regularly reflect upon their growth and goals.
We believe in welcoming all students and encouraging them to strive for their absolute personal best.
We believe in providing our students with a safe, nurturing environment, where they can discover their passions and become life long learners.

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Help make your child's year unforgettable by purchasing a Piñon Valley Yearbook!

Buy one by March 24th and they are only $20, after that the price will go up to $25. Buy online with a credit card, debit card or Pay Pal at



There are three ways to submit your photos:

1. Email your photos to Mrs. Britt at amb316@gmail.com 

2. Download the Yearbook Snap App!

    Download the mobile app from the App Store or Google Play

     Enter the access code: Wolves

    Upload your photos

3. To submit your photos online:

    Go to yearbookforever.com and enter Piñon Valley Elementary

    Click on Community Upload and enter the access code

    Upload your photos


The annual District 12 Kindergarten Roundup will take place March 1st and 2nd in the Community Room at the District 12 Administration Office. It is at this time that parents will hand in completed Kdg. registration packets previously received. Students will not be assigned to specific schools until Kdg. Roundup has been completed. Parents will be notified of school assigned via mail by March 24, 2017.

Parents who live within the District 12 boundaries and who have children who will be 5-years-old by October 1, 2017 may pick up a kindergarten registration packet at the District 12 Administration Office, 1775 LaClede Street beginning Tuesday, February 21, 2017.

Parents can also call the District 12 Administration Office at 475-6100 after February 20th to request a packet be mailed to them



Flash Alert information for closures & delays

If schools will be closed or delayed due to severe weather, this information will be broadcast on local television and radio stations, and will also be posted on the FlashAlert website. If you would like to receive automatic notifications of emergency messages directly from FlashAlert you can now download the free FlashAlert app for Android, iPhone and iPad or follow us onTwitter @cmsd12 or long on to Flashalert.net and follow the directions. You must be registered with FlashAlert to link your mobile apps. If you are already registered with FlashAlert, remember that you must log in once at the beginning of each school year to verify and maintain your FlashAlert registration!



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