If your application is received after August 31, 2018, please allow 48 business hours for your transportation requests to be processed by our office. We will contact you within that time period [...]
We are excited for our staff to return on Wednesday August 15, 2018 to begin planning for the 2018-2019 school! To view the agenda professional learning calendar for August training click here:
May 2018 Staff Appreciation Week, May 7-11 Senior Meeting, Thursday, May 10, 9:00 AM Half Day for Students, May 11 School Board Meeting, Tuesday, May 15 Senior Final Exams, May 21-23 Spring [...]
Comments, questions, concerns? Join us at our monthly Elementary Parent Coffee Morning, Thursday, April 19, 9:00 a.m. Refreshments will be served.
Due to testing, there will be no school for 10th & 12th grade students tomorrow, Wednesday, April 11, 2018.
Due to testing, there will be no school for 9th & 12th grade students tomorrow, Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
Elementary students may come out of uniform only if they have paid for and are taking Spring Pictures.
Have you signed your child’s Health Center consent form? Click Here to print the Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network Parent/Guardian & Patient Consent Forms Click Here to print the [...]
As we prepare our 3rd – 11th grade students for M-STEP, here are some exciting events that are planned. M-STEP Quiz Bowl – March 14, 2018 – Grades 3rd -5th M-STEP Quiz [...]
March 2018 Half Day for Students, Thursday, March 8, 11:30 AM Dismissial Parent/Teacher Conferences, Thursday, March 8, 1:00-2:30 & 4:30-7:00 PM No School, Friday, March 9th School Board [...]
Jan 24 ½ Day HS Students 8:00am-11:30am HS Mid-Term Exams Jan 25 ½ Day HS Students 8:00am – 11:30am HS Mid-Term Exams
Comments? Questions? Concerns? Join us at our monthly Parent Coffee with the Elementary Principal, Thursday, January 18th at 9:00 AM in the cafeteria.
School Resumes, Monday, January 8th Half-Day for Students, Friday, January 12th, 11:30 Dismissal No School, Monday, January 15th School Board Meeting, Tuesday, January 16th, 5:30 PM Half-Day for [...]
The Winter Wonderland Extravaganza has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 19th, 2:00-3:30 PM.
Please join us celebrate the holidays with our Winter Wonderland Extravaganza in the gymnasium on Thursday, December 14, from 2:00-3:30 PM. Kindergarten through fifth grade students [...]
Pontiac Academy for Excellence students and staff were able to raise and donate over $300 from our annual Pink Out Day. The money was donated to Donna DiPonio, McLaren Hospital [...]
The elementary school will have Fall Harvest Celebrations, Tuesday, October 31st. All students, k-5 will be allowed to wear appropriate costumes, no masks. Students may wear their [...]
Get Ready, Get Ready, Get Ready! We are so excited to partner with… Mona Farroukh, Program Director Sharonda Faulkner, Medical Assistant Soraia Washington, Nurse Practitioner Dr. Desmon [...]
Comments? Questions? Concerns? Join us at our monthly parent coffee, Tuesday, October 10th at 9:00 A.M.
Due to extenuating circumstances, transportation for students riding “Bus 2” is being CANCELLED forThursday, September 7, 2017. The School is open and parents should make arrangements [...]
Pontiac Academy for Excellence will hold an weekend Enrollment/Re-enrollment opportunity Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Pontiac Academy for Excellence will be holding two late night enrollment/re-enrollment sessions on the following days. Tuesday, 18 July 2017 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Thursday, 20 July 2017 5:00 pm [...]
Our next School Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 18th in the gymnasium. Re-organizational Meeting 5:30 p.m. School Board Meeting 6:00 p.m.
We will be celebrating our kindergarten, 5th Grade and 8th Grade students at their promotion ceremonies tomorrow, Wednesday, June 21st in the Pontiac Academy for Excellence Gymnasium. [...]
Hello PAE Parents, Please secure your student(s)’ spot for the upcoming 2017 -2018 school year by completing and returning a re-enrollment form as soon as possible. You can pick them up in [...]
Field Day, K-8, Tuesday, June 13 Late Start, Wednesday, June 14, School Begins at 9:00 AM 8th Grade Finals, June 15-16 In-School Awards Ceremonies (Middle & High school), Monday, June 19 [...]
Comments? Question? Concerns? Please join us at our monthly school board meeting at a special location, Tuesday, June 6 at 4:45 PM at Baker College, Auburn Hills Campus.
Progress Reports Available through MiStar, Friday, May 19 Spring Concert, Wednesday, May 24, 5:30 PM Senior Prom, Friday, May 26 No School, Memorial Day, May 29 Senior Final Exams, May 30-June 1 [...]
Please be advised that the Pontiac Academy for Excellence School District will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: Baker College of Auburn Hills 1500 [...]
On Thursday, April 27th, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will host our annual Kindergarten Roundup. This is an all day event so there will be no school for kindergarten students on this day.
Reminder, Re-enrollment forms are due as soon as possible. Please Click Here to download a hard copy of the form. Click Here for a Spanish Version. Open enrollment begins May 1.
Congratulations parents, students and staff recognized at our Annual Title 1 Dinner which took place on March 30th at St. Georges Greek Orthodox Church in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Click [...]
There will be a parent meeting, Thursday, April 13th from 4 to 5 PM for the Senior Class of 2017.
The week of April 16th – April 22nd has been declared Severe Weather Awareness Week. On Wednesday, April 19 at 1:00 p.m., Oakland County will conduct a special test of the [...]
Starting in April students in grades 3rd-8th, across the state will begin taking the M-Step (Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress). It is important that students get a good [...]
Parent/Teacher Conferences have been rescheduled for, Wednesday, March 29th from 4-7 PM. Please contact your child’s teacher to make an appointment.
Comments? Questions? Concerns? Please come have coffee with our superintendent, Wednesday, March 15th at 8:30 AM in the High School Teacher’s Lounge.
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held Thursday, March 9th, 4 – 7 PM & Friday, March 10th, 8 – 12 AM. Please contact your child’s teacher to schedule an [...]
Count Week, February 6-10, Count Day, Wednesday, February 8, Parent Workshop, Thursday, February 9 Mid-Winter Break, February 17-20 School Board Meeting, Tuesday, February 21, 5:30 PM Late Start, [...]
Starting February 6th, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will begin our after school program which includes an academic and enrichment activities from 4 PM to 6 PM. The last day to turn in [...]
This meeting is a meeting of the Board of Directors in public for the purpose of conducting the School’s business and is not to be considered a public community meeting. There is a [...]
Comments? Questions? Concerns? Come to our monthly School Board Meeting, Thursday, January 26th at 5:30 PM in the Elementary Cafeteria.
No School, Monday, January 16th, Dr. Martin Luther King’s Birthday School Board Meeting, Tuesday, January 17, 5:30 PM, Elementary Cafeteria Late Start, Wednesday, January 25th High School [...]
Comments? Questions? Suggestions? Join us Tuesday, January 17th at 5:30 PM for our monthly School Board Meeting in the Elementary Cafeteria. Click Here for a Flyer.
Progress Report, Distributed, Thursday, December 22 Winter Break, December 26 – January 6 School Resumes Monday, January 9 Late Start, Wednesday, January 11 Parent Workshop, Thursday, [...]
Reminder, tomorrow has been changed from a Parent/Teacher Conference Day to a Professional Learning Day for staff. There will be no school for students on this day.
Reminder, Parent/Teacher Conference will only be Tonight, December 15th from 4 – 7 PM. There will be no conferences tomorrow, December 16th.
Friendly reminder, Our kindergarten, first graders, second graders and high school band will be performing in a winter concert this evening, Wednesday, December 14th at 5:30 PM in the gymnasium. [...]
Breakfast with Santa, Cancelled Late Start, Wednesday, December 14 Winter Concert, Wednesday, December 14, 5:30 PM Parent Teacher Conferences, Thursday, December 15, 5-7 PM (No Friday [...]
Come see Pontiac Academy for Excellence in the Holiday Extravaganza Parade, December 3rd, Downtown Pontiac. Click here for an article by the Oakland Press.
Click here to read a letter from Superintendent James Spruill regarding Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Fact Sheet from Oakland County Health Department
Have questions on how to fill out your senior’s FASFA application? Join us at our Parent Workshop on Thursday, November 10th from 5-7. We will be discussing what you need to do [...]
Reminder, There is no school Friday, October 14th due to Parent/Teacher Conferences. Please contact your child’s teacher to schedule an appointment for this Thursday 4-7 PM or Friday [...]
Reminder, please contact your child’s teacher to sign up for fall conferences. Conferences will be held Thursday, October 13th from 4-7 P.M. and Friday, October 14th from 8-12 [...]
Count Day, Wednesday, October 7th Late Start, Wednesday, October 12th, School begins at 9:00 A.M. Parent/Teacher Conferences, Thursday, October 13th, 4 P.M. – 7 P.M. No School for Students, [...]
Upcoming Events National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15 School Board Meeting, Tuesday, September 20, 5:30 PM Late Start, Wednesday, September 28, School Begins at 9:00 [...]
There will be Pee-Wee Co-ed Basketball every Tuesday and Thursday for grades K-5.
Just a reminder, There will be a late start for all students, Wednesday, September 14th. School will begin at 9:00 A.M. See you then. Click here for a letter regarding late starts [...]
Please click the following link to read an introduction letter from our new high school principal, Mrs. Nada Makki-Berry. Introduction Letter – High School Principal
Welcome to Pontiac Academy for Excellence Mission Goal: 1.5 year’s Academic growth for each Student! Parents are required to attend one of the following orientation meetings. First session [...]
All parents are required to attend one of three orientations on Thursday, September 1st. Available times are 8:00 – 10:00 AM 12:00 – 2:00 PM 3:00 -5:00 PM All Orientations will begin [...]
Pontiac Academy for Excellence will have open enrollment for the elementary, middle and high school during the following evenings and Saturday… Tuesday, July 19, 2016 – 5:00 p.m. to [...]
Kindergarten Promotion, 10:00 AM Fifth Grade Promotion, 1:00 PM Eighth Grade Promotion, 3:00 PM All Promotions will take place in the Gymnasium. No balloons are allowed in the Gymnasium. [...]
High School Band Concert, Thursday, June 2nd 5:30 PM Senior Walk Day, Monday, June 6th Special Board Meeting, Monday, June 6, 4:30 PM Late Start Day, Wednesday, June 8th Awards Ceremonies [...]
Just a friendly reminder that parent/teacher conferences will take place, after school today, Wednesday, May 25th from 4-7 and Friday, May 27th, from 8-12 PM. Please come visit your [...]
This is just a reminder that tomorrow, Thursday, May 26th, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will hold their annual Parent Empowerment Day. This event is a great opportunity for the community [...]
Congratulation to third grade teacher, Ms. Mooney for winning free sneakers for every student in her class. Click Here to read the article from The Oakland Press.
Click the Gallery link above to see pictures from our National Elementary Honor Society induction ceremony and International Week, 2016.
M-Step Testing Continues thru Wednesday, May 25th School Board Meeting, Tuesday, May 17, 5:30 PM Superintendent’s Parent Coffee, Thursday, May 19, 8:30 AM Parent/Teacher Conferences, [...]
Pontiac Academy for Excellence will host our Annual Parent Empowerment Day on Thursday, May 26th from 1:00 – 6:00 P.M. This day is packed with workshops, vendors, free food and [...]
Reminder, due to M-Step Testing the Late Start scheduled for Wednesday, April 27th has been cancelled. Breakfast, buses and school will begin at the regular time.
Pontiac Academy for Excellence is now accepting re-enrollment forms. Click here to access our Online Enrollment Forms. You may also click here to print a copy of the Paper [...]
Pontiac Academy for Excellence’s Kindergarten Roundup will take place, Thursday, April 28th. There will be no kindergarten classes on this day.
Pontiac Academy for Excellence’s Annual Spring Concert will take place Wednesday, April 13th at 5:30 P.M. Students will be performing under the direction of our new music teachers, Mr. [...]
Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress (M-STEP) begins the week following Spring Break, April 11th – May 27th. Please read this month’s newsletter to read important [...]
Tomorrow, Friday, April 1st, Pontiac Academy for Excellence students are asked to wear a blue shirt with their uniform pants as we celebrate Autism Awareness Month.
Please join Pontiac Academy for Excellence, Wednesday, March 16 from 5:00 – 6:30 PM as we celebrate our first Family S.T.R.E.A.M. Extravaganza (Science, Technology, Reading, Arts and [...]
Comments? Questions? Concerns? Join us for coffee with the Superintendent, Thursday, March 17th at 8:30 A.M. in the High School Conference Room.
Next week, with the help of Unique Food management, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will be celebrating National Breakfast Week. Please Click Here to learn about the importance of a [...]
Click here to open the Elementary Curriculum Update regarding the upcoming M-Step Assessment. Click here to open the Secondary Curriculum Update regarding the upcoming M-Step [...]
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held Thursday, February 24, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Friday, February 25, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM There will be no school for students Friday, February 25th.
Pontiac Academy for Excellence will host its district wide “Annual Family Math Night” event on Wednesday, January 27th at 5:30 PM. We invite you to join us for a night of fun [...]
Reminder, tomorrow, January 27th, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will be having a Late Start for Staff Development. School will begin at 9:00 AM. Breakfast will be served at 8:00 AM.
On Thursday, January 28th, Pontiac Academy for Excellence will be hosting a parent workshop entitled, “Overcoming Obstacles in Life” Click here for a flyer.