Congratulations to the following students who were recognized at our weekly BUCK Pride Assembly:

Dallas R.     Jaeci H.     Nova C.     Louis R.     Clementine R.      Grant C.     Mercedes A. 

Brady M      Aldon M.    Adelynn P. Kaiden D.   Nate H.                Tyce M.      Morgan T. 

David W.     Elijah N.     Owen B.    Derek N.     Autumn M.           Gracie P.    Ty C.  

Josh D.       Kennedy M. 


Congratulations to the following students who were Grand Prize Winners for the month of December who get to have lunch with Mrs. Hayes:

Loudon B.  Jace F.   Nate H.  Kellan M. 

Christmas Night Out 

The Leadership class will host Christmas Night Out on Wednesday, December 18th from 5:30-7:00 the high school.  Kids will write letters to Santa, decorate cookies, have a paper snowball fight, and decorate ornaments.  Pizza will be provided.  The cost of admission is $5 or a toy donation.  A slip came home Wednesday regarding this event.  Please return this slip ASAP if your child(ren) plan on attending.   

Christmas Concerts 

The 3rd grade concert will be on Tuesday, December 10th.  The 1st grade Christmas concert will be on Wednesday, December 11th and Kindergarten concert will be on Thursday, December 12th.  Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Please have your child report to their classroom between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. Please have your child dress in their holiday best.  All of the times are the same for each grade.   

Pine River Youth Wrestling Clinic

All K-2nd grade students are invited to come to the free youth wrestling clinic on Monday, December 9th.  All 3rd -5th students are invited to come on Monday, December 16th.  Both clinics will be held from 6-7 p.m. in the HS wrestling room.  Youth wrestling season will begin immediately after Christmas break.  

Santa’s Secret Shop

Santa’s Secret Shop will be held Monday, December 16th and Tuesday, December 17th.    We are having a store-like setting with items for children to purchase. All items will be priced at just $1 and will be gift wrapped for students.  Each classroom has a scheduled time slot for children to secretly shop for gifts to give their families and friends. Cash or checks (made payable to PRPTG) will be accepted. We are asking for volunteers and also donations of gift bags and/or wrapping paper. We will also need lots of scotch tape. If you haven't and would like to volunteer, please fill out a background check and turn it into the office.   The background checks are available in the elementary office.  THANK YOU SO MUCH! 

Follow the Star 

Center Lake Bible Camp presents “Follow the Star,” a live nativity this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 6:008:00 p.m.  A meal is included with free admission.   
Buck Hut  

The Pine River Booster Club will open the Buck Hut on Saturday, December 14th from 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. for anyone who would like to purchase any Pine River apparel for Christmas or any other occasion.  The Buck Hut is located in front of the press box near the football field.   

Luther Library 

There will be a craft show and library book sale starting at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 14th.  Santa will be there from 1 p.m. -3 p.m. for pictures.  One free sheet of pictures will be given to each family.   There will also be simple crafts for the kids to do, as well as take home book bags.  There will also be a box raffle from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
 Upcoming Dates:

Friday, December 6th             Report Cards come home 

Tuesday, December 10th        3rd grade Christmas concert- Starts at 6:00 p.m. 

Wednesday, December 10th   Kindergarten Vision Screenings by the Health Department 

Wednesday, December 11th   1st grade Christmas concert- Starts at 6:00 p.m. 

Thursday, December 12th       Kindergarten Christmas concert- Starts at 6:00 p.m. 

Mon., Dec. 16th & Tues., Dec. 17th Santa’s Secret Shop

Wed., December 18th              Christmas Night Out 5:30-7:00 p.m. at PRHS

Friday, December 20th             Classroom Christmas parties 

Friday, December 20th             ½ day of school- Dimissal at 12:20 p.m.

Sat., Dec. 21st-Wed., Jan. 1st  Christmas Break