• PRide!

    7th grader, Skylar D., was caught being a BUCK and showing her PRIDE while she was placing positive notes on lockers throughout the hall at our 4-7 building. Sometimes it

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  • Fire Prevention Week

    On Thursday, October 11th Fire Fighters from both LeRoy and Tustin Fire Departments spent the day at Pine River Area Elementary educating students on fire prevention and what to do

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  • K-3 Run-a-Thon was a success!

    Students hustled and bustled as they ran their hearts out at the run-a-thon today. A big thank you to Mr. Larr for organizing this fun event for students! Another big

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    3rd Grade Scientists

    In the Unit, Plant Adventures, 3rd graders experimented growing grass-head popsicle sticks. Students predicted, observed, and recorded like young scientists! Below, Jaxson B. showcases his experiment.  

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  • New Parachute for our Mighty Bucks!

    Students are loving the brand new parachute in gym class! The laughs and giggles are priceless as students work together to make the parachute go up high and then encompass

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  • 4th Grade Welcomes Families

    It was an evening of community, wellness and learning for the 4th grade families at Pine River Area Schools. Families learned about healthy eating, how to support reading and fun

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  • Be a B.U.C.K. & show your P.R.I.D.E!

    Emma Tice and Cameron Barber making our BUCK community proud by caring for their classmates. Thank you Emma and Cameron for making us PRoud!

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  • Upcoming Events & News at Pine River Area Schools

    There are many important events coming up in the month of August for Pine River Area families.  Below are newsletters for the Elementary (K-5) and the MS/HS (6-12) Click the

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  • New Traditions in 3rd Grade

    Today, June 6th, 3rd grade teachers and staff started a new tradition with our 3rd grade students who will soon be 4th graders. Students were treated to a surprise lunch

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  • 1st Grade Goes to the Zoo!

    PRAS 1st Grade Classrooms, along with parent volunteers and staff members, traveled to John Ball Park Zoo where students learned about wildlife and collected information to compose a research writing

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Mission Statement


Pine River Area Schools will foster a safe and challenging educational environment where students can become independent, responsible, and productive citizens in a changing society.

Superintendent - Mr. Matt Lukshaitis

School Updates

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