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Pinecrest Elementary School
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975 West 12th Street Hastings, Minnesota 55033 651/480-7280 & 651/480-7281 -phones 651/480-7282 -fax

Mission Statement

The Pinecrest Community is committed to working together to provide a safe and respectful environment that promotes student responsibility and readiness to learn.                                              
  • Be Safe
  • Be Respectful   
  • Be Responsible
  • Be Ready to Learn
Paul Bakker, Principal, Pinecrest Elementary School

Video Messages for Mrs. Duea




 Reading on the River  

Pinecrest News
Reading on the River
4/14/2015 11:43 AM
Pinecrest’s third annual reading and art night will be Thursday, April 16, from 6:15-7:45 p.m. This year our event is bigger and better than ever! You can: *Enjoy student artwork *Listen to books in themed read aloud areas *Visit the Scholastic Book Fair *Create art work *Play Bingo for Books *Learn about the habitats of Minnesota And more!!! We hope to see you there!

Managing your Child’s Health at School
8/27/2014 11:21 AM
Please watch this 2-minute video about managing your child's health at school.

Reading Corps Position
3/10/2014 2:57 PM

Pinecrest Elementary has been awarded two part-time K-3 position for a Minnesota Reading Corps Literacy Tutor. You can help children succeed in school by giving them the extra support they need to read. Click on "Reading Corps Postion" to find out how to apply.

Kindergarten Registration--Now Open!
1/16/2014 7:20 AM
Click here for registration forms and information

Are you interested in classes that can assist you (parents) in the transition to Kindergarten? These classes may be especially helpful to you if your first child will be starting Kindergarten this fall.  Clicking on the links below will take you directly to the Community Education page that describes the class and allows you to register. 

Healthy Food Choices
3/28/2012 3:18 PM


Pinecrest Related Links


Parent Links
Meal Pay Plus - Food Service Payments
PaySchools - Activity Payments and Fees


Staff Corner


ISD #200 Recognizes Retirees on May 13th
5/13/2015 9:53:26 AM
Employee Retirement & Recognition Program will take place on Wednesday, May 13th, at 4:00 in the High School Commons.

Hastings Public Schools now on Facebook!
2/26/2015 10:46:54 AM

We are excited to announce the launch of the Hastings Public Schools’ Facebook Page.   As a school district we are always looking for new ways to communicate effectively in order to develop and deepen our relationships with our students, parents, staff and community. As a district we strive to inform, listen to, and engage the community we serve in order to celebrate, support, and share the mission of our district.  Facebook is just one more tool we will utilize to make this happen. 


District's Financial Picture
2/5/2015 1:52:29 PM
Follow the link below to access a presentation narrated by Superintendent Collins which details the financial picture of ISD #200 for the 2015-16 school year. 

http://youtu.be/nnfgkCcKuXE