Help Mr.Cress find a job

Thu, Feb 2 11:24am

Hi PFA Family, Any one who has had to enter the professional work force as a recent graduate can appreciate the challenge. Our 8th grade teacher, Mitchell Cress, is a recent graduate with a degree in ... [More]

Donations Needed for Fundraiser!

Thu, Feb 2 10:20am

We are planning to hold a used curriculum sale in the spring. We want to open this up to the homeschooling public, so we would like to have a large quantity of items for sale. We are asking for donati ... [More]

Student portraits are now available for download.

Wed, Feb 1 5:11pm

CLICK HERE to download your child's photo. Dropbox has been a tad glitchy so let me know if theres any problems.


Wed, Feb 1 8:27am

PFA Kids ROCK! You helped raise over $150 for St. Jude's in one lunch period! How awesome is that!?!?!  Tomorrow, bring a couple of bucks to finish buying the little bit that's leftover. First come, f ... [More]


Mon, Jan 30 10:34am

Tomorrow at lunch, Mrs. Delaney's English class will be hosting a fundraising bake sale to raise money for St. Jude Children's Hospital. The students will be selling treats near the green lunch tables ... [More]

Completed 2nd Qtr/1st Semester Grade on Canvas

Thu, Jan 26 2:48pm

  2nd Quarter/1st Semester grades are now complete and available on  your student's Canvas account.   You, or your student (mainly high school students) will receive an invite to 3rd Quarter/2nd Semes ... [More]

Prayer Page Reminder!

Wed, Jan 25 10:24pm

Hello PFA Families-   I just wanted to remind you that we have a private prayer page here on Konstella.  If you click on social groups you will find the prayer page and you may add yourself to the gro ... [More]

Living Room: Expanded Hours and Menu!

Wed, Jan 25 11:52am

Hello PFA families!   Who doesn't love warm drinks and fresh treats on winter days! The Living Room Coffee Craft (aka The Cafe) that is located on our Home Church campus, wanted me to inform you that ... [More]

Photo ID cards

Tue, Jan 24 2:58pm

For those of you who responded to our Konstella of several month ago, asking who would like to purchase a photo ID from us, these cards were handed out today, or put in your family file. Kindergarten ... [More]

Where to submit photos for yearbook !

Sun, Jan 22 2:16pm

Hello!  Please submit any photos of your children/students into our dropbox. This includes candids of them in class, spirit days, recess, chapel, parties, etc. Anything fun that is school related. Tha ... [More]

Re-enrollment and New Enrollment Dates

Thu, Jan 19 9:23am

Good morning!   I just wanted to get a couple dates out there for everyone to know ahead of time.     Re-enrollment packets  for current families will be out around the  first of March.  Current famil ... [More]

Chapel Day this Thursday

Tue, Jan 17 1:00pm

Our chapel days have turned into a bit of fun and a lot of blessing. We have student lead worship, and student run skits, plus a brief, engaging teaching of truth from the Word of god. Our January Cha ... [More]

Spirit Day tomorrow - Pajama Day & Pizza Day

Wed, Jan 11 4:43pm

Hello PFA families! Hope you are staying warm and dry.  Just a reminder that tomorrow is our pajama spirit day.  So wear those footie pjs or favorite flannels and come to school cozy.  Please note, al ... [More]

School is open!

Tue, Jan 10 7:12am

Good morning! Just letting everyone know at this point all classes are in session and the school has power. Please let the office know of you will be out for any reason! Praying for all our families a ... [More]

!!!School is Open WITH EXCEPTIONS!!

Thu, Jan 5 7:51am

Classes will be held today!  With Exceptions noted below! PIZZA DAY IS MOVED TO NEXT WEEK. MAKE SURE TO PACK YOUR STUDENTS LUNCH!!!! Third grade is canceled for the entire day.  Eight Grade Periods 3, ... [More]

Important All School Notice!!!

Wed, Jan 4 5:25pm

Dear Families-    As many of you have been asking, we are monitoring the weather as this storm progresses.  At this point, we are planning on having classes tomorrow!  With that said PLEASE CHECK KONS ... [More]


Tue, Jan 3 9:11am

Welcome back PFA families! I hope you all had a blessed Christmas and New Year. Every October, we make Christmas cards for military people who are deployed away from home. In order to make these cards ... [More]

Classes resume tomorrow!

Mon, Jan 2 9:09am

Good morning wonderful families! Hoping that everyone had a wonderful holiday break celebrating the most precious gift of all! We look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow to resume classes! Reminder i ... [More]

Pictures for the Yearbook

Thu, Dec 15 10:25am

Hello Parents, Students, and Staff! I am seeing so many awesome pictures from the different class parties being posted on Konstella. Please remember that they are for a limited audience which means th ... [More]


Wed, Dec 14 11:06am

Hello PFA family,   On behalf of all the organizers of the Falala Festival, we want to say a big thank you to all.  We were able to raise several hundred dollars that is being designated to our playgr ... [More]

Tis the season when the PFA staff go shopping in the Lost & Found!

Mon, Dec 12 4:24pm

Hurry to the Lost & Found to retrieve your misplaced items before it’s too late and you see Mrs. Kistler or your teacher wearing your favorite sweatshirt.    See attached photo for lost items.

Spirit Day Tomorrow (12/8) - Disney/Super Hero/Star Wars

Wed, Dec 7 12:14pm

Hello!  Tomorrow kids of all ages are invited to wear their favorite Super Hero costume, Disney ears/outfit, or Star Wars outfit/ character.  We look forward to seeing you all! May the force be with you:)

Falala Fundraiser - Raffle Baskets - UPDATED

Fri, Dec 2 1:09pm

Hello PFA Families! We wanted to thank all those who have graciously given to each class basket. They are looking great:) We have extended the deadline for those who wish to contribute to Tuesday, Dec ... [More]

Fa La La Bake Sale

Thu, Dec 1 1:20pm

Pizza day tomorrow - Thursday December 1st

Wed, Nov 30 5:24pm

Just a friendly reminder that Pizza Day is tomorrow.  K-6th grade will be served in classrooms, 7th-12th will be served outside at lunchtime (weather permitting!). If you haven't already signed up in ... [More]

Love Soaps order in time for Christmas

Tue, Nov 29 1:40pm

Hello PFA families! If you would like to order Love Soaps and have them in time for Christmas, please make your order no later than Thursday December the 8th. Orders made by December 8th will be avail ... [More]

Christmas Boxes

Thu, Nov 17 3:05pm

Thank you to those of you who filled a Christmas box to send to a needy child. I did have 11 boxes that did not write on the outside that they had paid on line, but also did not put a check or cash in ... [More]

PFA Raffles Off a Car!

Thu, Nov 17 8:47am

As one of our bigger fundraising activities for the playground , PFA is selling raffle tickets for a 2013 Convertible Mini Cooper. Our hope is to get the word out to friends , family and community reg ... [More]

Chapel Day this Thursday

Tue, Nov 15 2:31pm

Our November chapel day is this Thursday, November 17. Pastor Hector Moreno, the senior pastor here at Home Church will be sharing with the students on God our provider. Parents are welcome to join us ... [More]

Is your child missing anything?

Sun, Nov 13 7:59pm

Hello PFA Families,   Did your child forget their sweatshirt, lunchbox, cute fluffy pink sweater, water bottle, or even their sock without its foot?  If so, come and visit the Lost & Found where treas ... [More]

Save the date - Falala Festival is coming!

Fri, Nov 11 6:43pm

Hello PFA families, As the holidays are fast approaching and life starts to get even busier, we want to make sure you mark down Thursday December 8th from 6-8pm on your calendar.  This will be PFA's a ... [More]

Spirit Day tomorrow - Western Theme

Wed, Nov 9 10:18am

Hello PFA! A reminder that tomorrow is our spirit day.  Wear your favorite jeans, cowboy hat, boots, bandana, or plaid and join us for "Western Day".  We are looking forward to your creativity - see y ... [More]

Room Parents Needed

Tue, Nov 8 2:09pm

Hello PFA Families! We are in need of room parents for this school year! We have the holiday's quickly approaching and teacher's will be needing parent support. Here are a few things teacher's will ne ... [More]

Pizza Day Tomorrow!

Wed, Nov 2 12:26pm

Just a friendly reminder that pizza day is tomorrow, Thursday November 3.  Grades K-6 will have pizza brought into their classrooms and 7th-12th will have pizza on the blacktop.  If you have not alrea ... [More]

Love Soap Coupon Code

Wed, Nov 2 10:09am

Dear Families-   We have had to add a coupon code in oder to get the 3 for $20 price for the soaps when ordered on the website.  It is not defined on the website  yet but it is live and able to be use ... [More]

Operation Christmas Child: It's Shoebox Time!

Tue, Nov 1 1:01pm

It is indeed shoebox time. I assume many of you are aware of the ministry of Samaritans' Purse, "Operation Christmas Child." If not, take a few minutes to visit their website and view their movies. ht ... [More]

Fundraiser Kick Off! - Beautiful Organic Soap

Tue, Nov 1 12:47pm

We are excited that our first fundraiser for the new playground is starting today! Stop by the office to see the samples of soaps offered! :-)   You will find order forms in your family folder today. ... [More]

Pizza- Special Lunch Group

Thu, Oct 27 8:00am

As pizza day approaches-just a reminder if there are dietary exceptions here are some options!     Staff- These sweet parents wanted to make sure you felt welcome to this group also!    Hello PFA fami ... [More]

A Playground at PFA

Tue, Oct 25 10:14am

We are very excited to announce that by the end of this school year, PFA should have a play ground. The Lord has blessed us with Dan Morgan, the grandfather of one of our students, who has come forwar ... [More]

Voters Guide

Wed, Oct 19 7:21pm

Our mid-term elections are right around the corner. It is vital that those who are followers of Christ let their voice be heard and and their influence be felt. I have attached a voter guide, which yo ... [More]

End of Quarter and Grades

Tue, Oct 18 12:51pm

We are coming to the end of our first quarter of school work. For those students in 3rd through 12th grade, who receive actual grades, I want to remind your of the expectation we have toward school wo ... [More]

Back to School Night - Thursday October 13 6:30-7:45pm

Tue, Oct 11 11:40am

A reminder that PFA will be hosting a "back to school" night on Thursday October 13. Kindergarten through sixth grade students and their families will have the opportunity to come into the classroom a ... [More]

Spirit Day - Costume Day Thursday October 13

Tue, Oct 11 11:30am

A reminder that costume day is this Thursday!    A note from the Principal: Our costume Spirit day is approaching please be mindful of the following: Pioneer Family Academy does not, nor have we ever, ... [More]

Pizza Day Tomorrow - Thursday October 6

Wed, Oct 5 11:34am

Just a friendly reminder that our first Pizza Day is tomorrow.  K-6th grade will be served in classrooms, 7th-12th will be served outside at lunchtime. If you haven't already signed up in the office o ... [More]

Konstella Issue Resolved

Wed, Oct 5 10:49am

Thank you for the feedback of the issues some were having  wth messaging on Konstella.  I just received notice that these issues have now been corrected.  If you have further issues, please let me kno ... [More]

Person Needed For Lunch Coverage 10/4

Tue, Oct 4 10:04am

One person has withdrawn from lunch coverage today, 10/4.  If you are able to come in to fill the gap, please sign-up on Konstella. Thank you! Janet

Missing sweatshirt/hoodie

Thu, Sep 29 3:08pm

On Tuesday a student left a camouflage, Vans brand hoodie/sweatshirt. If someone happened to pick it up off the playground, please bring it to the office so we can return it. Thank you kindly!   Jessica Jolly 

Amazon Smile is Working Again

Thu, Sep 29 11:27am

Due to some confusion on the part of the IRS, PFA was temporarily taken off the no profit list which caused us to be removed from Amazon Smile fundraising program. We have been able to get things stra ... [More]

Need One More Person For Lunch Coverage 9/27

Tue, Sep 27 10:00am

A parent had withdrawn from lunch coverage today, 9/27 so we need one more person. If you are able to come in from 11:30-12:30 today, please sign-up on Konstella.   Thanks! Janet


Thu, Sep 22 2:19pm

Just a reminder, we have a prayer page set up on Konstella under social groups. Please consider joining this page to be a prayer partner at our school. Also, if you need to post a prayer request for a ... [More]

Sound of Joy Homeschool Band

Thu, Sep 22 9:58am


Chapel Day Thursday, September 22

Tue, Sep 20 11:29am

We are excited to launch our first ever all-school chapel this Thursday. We look forward to gathering together to worship and learn about our great and mighty God. This year we are going to be looking ... [More]

Back to Church Sunday

Thu, Sep 15 6:24pm

If you  and your family are looking for a place to be in a fellowship of Jesus-loving believers, please consider joining us at our host church, The Home Church, at our Sunday service which starts at 9 ... [More]

Please add yourself to all Konstella Committees and Social Groups that apply to you!

Thu, Sep 1 2:15pm

Hello PFA  students and families! Welcome back to the second day of school. This is a friendly reminder to please add yourself or your child to all Social Groups and Committees on the left side of the ... [More]

Trail Life and American Heritage Girls at Home Church

Thu, Sep 1 9:40am


Bookkeeping Note

Wed, Aug 31 7:35pm

Hello Everyone!    I wanted to let everyone who paid tuition early know that you will still receive an invoice tomorrow stating you owe the balance. I cannot apply your payment to your monthly invoice ... [More]

Refrigerator needed

Tue, Aug 30 12:56pm

Dear Families,  We must announce the passing of our resource room refrigerator. It has been part of our program for thirty years. (Moment of silence) If any one has a smallish refrigerator in good con ... [More]

Bookkeeping Notes

Mon, Aug 29 9:21pm

Good Evening Everyone!    We are looking forward to the first day of school tomorrow!!    Yesterday, I uploaded the new payment policy. Please take note of it. However, there is nothing needed for you ... [More]

School Starts Tomorrow!!!

Mon, Aug 29 1:55pm

  We are super excited for families to return to campus and a big welcome to our new families!   A few housekeeping items to help tomorrow go smoothly:   All classes start promptly  at 8:30 . Please c ... [More]

Teacher's Assistants Needed

Mon, Aug 22 1:13pm

Good Afternoon! We are in need of a couple parents to be teacher's assistants in some of the lower grades.  This could be part time if you are only able to do mornings/afternoons or only one day a wee ... [More]

Looking for Used Book Our Golden California by Juanita and Edition

Thu, Aug 4 11:51am

The Book Our Golden California is used in the 4th grade curriculum. It is no longer being published, and they are very hard to find used.  We have eight copies (that includes the one in your classroom ... [More]

Textbook List Update

Thu, Aug 4 11:00am

Dear PFA Parents, There are a few updates to the textbook list.  I have attached a copy on this email, and Konstella has been updated. 2nd Grade - Enjoying God's World Grade 2 and History, Science & H ... [More]

Updated Textbook List

Thu, Jul 28 8:32am

Dear PFA Parents, The Textbook List has been updated.   3rd Grade - BJU Press Handwriting 3 Student Worktext has been added  to purchase.   4th Grade - Structure and Style for Students Year 1 Level A  ... [More]

Prayer Page

Mon, Jul 25 9:25pm

Hello PFA families and staff-   A prayer page has been added in social groups. Please join this page so you can post prayer requests, praise reports, or just pray for others in our community.   We lik ... [More]

Parent Textbook Exchange Link

Thu, Jul 21 2:36pm

I have been asked by several of you lately for this so I thought I would send out to everyone.     This is a parent led exchange and for PFA textbooks only.   PFA does not oversee these exchanges or p ... [More]

Christian Athletic Association

Tue, Jul 19 12:35pm

For those families interested in participating in the Christian Athletic Association, here is all the information you should need to contact them directly     Subject: Summer Pick Up Games, CAA Fall R ... [More]

K-8th Supply Lists

Tue, Jul 12 2:14pm

Dear Parents, The supply lists for K-8th have been posted on Konstella.  It is also attached to this email. 9-10th is coming soon! Thanks, Janet

Textbook Change 6th Grade

Tue, Jun 28 1:51pm

Textbook Update: 6th Grade - Mystery of History ISBN was incorrect.  It should be ISBN 9781892427335

Textbook Update

Tue, Jun 28 1:19pm

Textbook Update   7th Grade Life Science - edition is TBD   9th Grade Physical Science - edition is TBD

Updated Mandatory Class Selection List for Jr and Sr High Classes

Thu, Jun 23 1:24pm

I apologize one more little change that only affects 12th grade.    Sorry for the confusion!     Please find attached an updated Class Selection Form.   There are a few changes on it but it does not a ... [More]

2022-2023 Textbook List

Tue, Jun 21 2:21pm

Dear Parents, The 2022-2023 Textbook List is ready and attached to this email, and can be found under Files & Links on Konstella under the" More" drop down arrow. There are tabs on the bottom of the p ... [More]

Welcome Back PFA Families!!!

Mon, Jun 13 8:14pm

  WELCOME new and returning PFA Parents, Teachers and Staff!  Please see below for important information about Konstella.   We are now active for the 2022-2023 school year!    Returning Parents – Plea ... [More]