News and Announcements

Back to School Information for 2019-2020

Please see the following links for our Welcome Back to School Informational Packets: English:  Welcome Back to School (ENG) Spanish:  Welcome Back To School (SPN)

Online Farms Applications 2019

Online Farms Applications are available now!  is NOW OPEN for parents to complete and submit the 2019-2020 Online Application for Free and Reduced-Priced Meals!  Families can apply now and avoid longer processing times in September!

Back to School Fair 2019

A fun kickoff to the new school year!  The MCPS Back to School Fair is being held on August 24, 2019.  See the following link: Back to School Fair Flyer 2019 .  

Summer Up Program 2019

Our Summer U.P. program will begin July 8th through August 2nd for those students who were invited to attend.  The student day will be from 8:30 to 3:00 with breakfast and lunch being served.  We will continue our summer partnership with Highland View ES.  The Summer U.P. program will take place at Forest Knolls ES d

2019 Summer Math Packets

Please see the following links for summer math packets: 3rd Grade: 4th Grade: 5th Grade:

MSDE New Accountability Report Card (Eng/Spn)

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has released a new accountability report card for every school in the state of Maryland. The Maryland Report Card for Pine Crest Elementary School can be found at this link: The Maryland Report Card is designed to me

MCPS School Safety and Security

Please see the following link for information regarding MCPS School Safety and Security.   MCPS School Safety Powerpoint Presentation

Lead Testing Results Information

In regards to the recent lead testing results, the two locations found with elevated levels are not fountains that students use. Building services has shut off these two outlets. A contractor will be scheduling a follow up sampling soon and these outlets will remain shut off until a remediation plan is developed. The o

Mandatory Immunization Requirements

ALERT:  5th and 6th Grade Parents.  See the following link for mandatory immunization requirements: Immunization Requirements .

PCES Technology

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has provided all students with access to Chromebooks.  Many of our Chromebooks have been damaged because of students not taking care of them and using them responsibly.  Please help us to continue to provide each child with a Chromebook to use for instructional purposes by revi