Welcome to Pyrtle Elementary School!

Pyrtle Elementary School was named a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Pyrtle joins 367 schools across the nation being recognized based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. You can view our Blue Ribbon School Celebration below!


*ALL SCHEDULED EVENTS ARE TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO HEALTH DIRECTIVES PUT INTO PLACE TO PREVENT FURTHER SPREAD OF COVID-19

Photo of Pyrtle Principal, Kristen Finley
Kristen Finley
Pyrtle Principal

Welcome to Pyrtle Elementary!  Pyrtle Elementary School is committed to educational excellence for all students.  Our staff is focused on providing meaningful and challenging learning opportunities in a safe, respectful, and responsible environment.

Pyrtle’s Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) plans and implements school-wide activities that enhance the school by building a positive Pyrtle community spirit.  I encourage you to become an active member of our PTO.

You will enjoy a welcoming atmosphere at Pyrtle.  Partnering with parents and our community is vital to our success.  Please join us by volunteering to support our students, families and staff at Pyrtle Elementary School.   Together we will make a difference!

Pyrtle’s mission is “Pyrtle’s Community Inspires and Empowers Learners for the Future.”