Navigator Principal
Congratulations to Rylee Kroll, Navigator 6th grader, for designing the winning t-shirt for the Michigan Future City competition. Navigator's Future City Team will be competing January 28, highlighting their plan to build a city with a resilient clean water supply system.
17 days ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
The Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week (December 9 - 15). Students have been busy enjoying coding activities like Dance Party, Minecraft, and even coding NASA's Rover on Mars!
about 1 month ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
6th Grade Creative Expressions classes participated in a community service project to provide warming neck pillows for senior citizens in our community. They combined them with the canned food donations collected. Students also made Christmas cards as part of their gift.
about 1 month ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
The holidays can be stressful for many families. If you, or someone you know, is in need, please look at the following information for support.
2 months ago, Lori Sandula
Lori Sandula
Interested in supporting our local youth? PCYDI is looking for adults who would love the opportunity to lead the kiddos in our community. See the flier for more information.
2 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
5th graders are learning how shorelines in Michigan change depending on water level.
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Students put some of their best work on display for our conferences this week. Our sixth graders demonstrated their knowledge of cross-cutting concepts in science.
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
Navigator Students Score Big on Attendance for October. The results or our October Attendance Challenge are in! It’s so exciting to report that 377 students were rewarded for awesome attendance last month. Students who achieved Perfect Attendance for October earned 15 PRIDE points and those students who missed no more than 2 days in October earned 10 PRIDE points. Kids are excited to see their names posted on the Awesome Attendance banner in the 6th grade hall. Stop by and check it out the next time you’re in Navigator for a visit. Our next Attendance Challenge month will be in January. Remember our attendance goal this year is Strive for Five! No more than 5 days missed all year. Way to go Navigators!!
3 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
We're looking forward to seeing Navigator families this week for conferences. We can't wait to celebrate our students' learning with you!
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
Happy Halloween! Navigator students rocked the costume contest.
3 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
4th-grade students in Mrs. Harris's art class looked at the work of Vincent Van Gogh, examining his style and the materials used. The life and times of the artist were also discussed. Then, they created a fun background for the silhouette of their eerie house using a Van Gogh style to apply the oil pastels.
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Navigator 6th graders performed their Halloween concert tonight at the Jane Tasch Theatre! What a fun night to celebrate the great work of our Navigator Orchestra students!
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Mrs Kanerva hosts over 40 6th grade students for a math study jam. Students are invited to join her before school to enjoy a light breakfast while preparing for a math test.
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
Do you know someone who needs a winter jacket or warmer clothes? With the weather turning colder, please know that we have many nice, winter coats, boots, hats and mittens available in all sizes as well as a section for band/orchestra clothes and a "spirit section". If you are aware of a family/student that could benefit from our clothing closet they are welcome to stop by during school hours and shop. Stop by the main office for help.
3 months ago, Lori Sandula
Lori Sandula
Our local Friends of the Pinckney Library are offering a contest to our local youth!  K-12 students are invited to participate in designing an official Pinckney Community Public Library bookmark.  There will be winners awarded in the following grade categories:  K-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. Prizes include a printed copy of your bookmark, 25$ cash, poster of the bookmark, certificate and book bag full of books!   What a great opportunity to show our community your talents!  The directions and handout are attached.  You may also pick up a copy in the Pathfinder or Navigator office.  Deadline for submission is Saturday November 9.   Good luck!! 
3 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
With Halloween approaching, fifth-grade Creative Expressions students have been writing mystery stories and adding "creepy" sound effects to share with the class. Adding a bonfire to the storytelling makes the mystery theater that much spookier.
3 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Ms. Crawford's math students kicked off Spirit Week's PJ Day by practicing adding and subtracting fractions and making brownies in a mug. Yum!
4 months ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
Strive for Five! Our new attendance incentives! Navigator students who are in school for over 90% of the month will be rewarded with special in-school incentives. Attendance awareness will be counted in October, January and March. Please see attached flier from Tracy Wenzel for more information.
4 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
Thank you to all the dads (and other important male role models) and their kids who came to our Watch D.O.G.S. kickoff event!
4 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
In recognition of Constitution Day, Mrs. Nagorsen's 6th grade social studies students reviewed the 3 branches of government.
4 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Navigator's newest Future City team met for the first time today. They started brainstorming their ideas for this year's challenge: design a resilient system to maintain a reliable supply of clean water.
5 months ago, Navigator Principal
Lori Sandula
What a beautiful day to be outside with our classmates in orchestra! Thanks Mr. Campbell for taking advantage of this beautiful fall day.
5 months ago, Lori Sandula
Lori Sandula
Just in time for Fall Athletics.... The P2 store will be open during Pathfinder Showcase on Tuesday, September 10 for your Pinckney apparel needs. Stop in to see our new rain ponchos and hats - perfect for the fall weather and school spirit days!
5 months ago, Lori Sandula
Lori Sandula
Interested in Scouting? Come to the Open House for Troop 310 and Troop 312 at 7 pm on Wednesday September 11th, at Community Congregational Church, and learn all that Scouts BSA has to offer our community. The program is for youth ages 11-18. Please see the attached flier for more information.
5 months ago, Lori Sandula
Navigator Principal
Students in Mrs. Kanerva's 6th grade science classes spent time today looking for patterns in the world around them. They also began thinking about how scientists classify various objects.
5 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
All our Navigator students received their ID badges when they had their pictures taken today. A special thank you to our parent volunteers for helping us photograph everyone so efficiently!
5 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
What a great day at Navigator Upper Elementary! Not only did our teachers spend several hours reflecting, learning, sharing, and preparing, but we also had the wonderful opportunity to have our students and their families at Navigate Your Way Day. We can't wait to see you again on Monday for the first day of school!
5 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
What amazing Navigator teachers will your child have this year? We emailed teacher placement information on August 16. Don't see our message in your inbox? Please check your spam folder.
5 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
We at Navigator want to wish all of our students and their families a fun-filled, safe summer. We'll see you soon!
8 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
fourth grade enjoying the inflatable obstacle activities during Field Day.
8 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Field Day - Fifth Grade
8 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
Our 4th Grade Navigator Derby Champions!
8 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Field Day is underway with our first event.
8 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
Today, 6th graders on Team Imagine had a great time learning about water life biodiversity at the Sea Life Michigan Aquarium in Auburn Hills.
8 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
4th graders traveled aboard the Diamond Jack Riverboat today to learn about the history of Detroit and surrounding areas.
8 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
This week Navigator collect cereal donations. Thank you to the many donations we received to support local families with breakfast over the summer.
8 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Mrs. Badalucco
Mr. Kelly and Mrs. Olenik's classes engaged in a science activity this afternoon while learning about Conservation of Matter.
8 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
This week, Navigator students are collecting boxes of cereal to help stock the food bank. During the summer, students don't get their free/reduced breakfasts or lunches. So, many families count on the generosity food banks for support. Please help us support our neighbors.
8 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
This week, we have two opportunities for current 3rd grade parents to attend a parent meeting and tour Navigator Upper Elementary. Please join us in the Media Center at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, May 14 OR Wednesday, May 15.
9 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
Mr. Culp showing the cooking club how to prepare the ingredients for chicken noodle soup.
9 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Mrs. Badalucco
Students presenting their research to guests.
9 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Mrs. Badalucco
Sixth graders are getting ready for the ‘museum’ to open and share their projects.
9 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
6th Grade Country Museum is ready! Join us in the Navigator Gym in the morning on Friday, May 3.
9 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Mr. Ligrow joined us at Navigator today as one of our Watch DOGS (Dads Of Great Students). 4th graders loved spending time with him in the Media Center.
9 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Creative Expressions students shared their business ideas with other students, staff, and community guests this morning at International Market Day.
9 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Parents of current 4th graders: please join us April 23 OR April 24 at 6:30 in the Navigator Media Center to learn more about elective options for 5th grade. We will present the same information at both meetings. Please attend the meeting that fits your family's schedule best.
9 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
4th graders were able to try out many different instruments today as they begin deciding on their electives for next year.
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Thank you to everyone who made it to our 5th Grade Camp meeting tonight. We're so glad you could join us! We can't wait for camp!
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
6th graders are learning to strategize while playing chess during flex time.
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
Square One Art
10 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
We hope everyone had a wonderful Spring Break, and we're looking forward to seeing you tomorrow!
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
We want to wish all of our Navigator families a fun, safe, and restful Spring Break!
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
The totals are in: Navigator students read 128,520 minutes for March is Reading Month! Free ice cream for all at lunch on Friday!
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Navigator's 4th graders visited Hill Auditorium today. They listened to some music from the Ann Arbor Symphony, as well as play their recorders along with the professional musicians.
10 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Congratulations to Navigator student Sienna Strauss! Today, the American Legion Auxiliary recognized her for her essay about homeless veterans.
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Mrs. Badalucco
GOT ART sponsored by the Livingston County Art Council Come see some of our student artwork on display this week between 4:00-8:00 pm on the weekdays and 12:00 - 5:00 pm this weekend at the Howell Opera House. The exhibit ends on March 17.
11 months ago, Mrs. Badalucco
Navigator Principal
Congratulations to those Navigator students who have been selected to have their artwork showcased at an art show on Howell!
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Navigator students and families are having a blast at Spring Fling today!
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Students are working hard to share their excitement about March is Reading Month with their classmates. Today, they completed their entries for the door decorating contest. Keep up the good work and keep on reading, Navigators!
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Ruth Badalucco
Navigator Spring Fling is this Saturday. We still need volunteers to help with this event.
11 months ago, Ruth Badalucco
Navigator Principal
It's Black Out Tuesday! As part of March is Reading Month, students are challenged to refrain from using electronics every Tuesday in March. Each successful student will earn 10 P.R.I.D.E. points for their efforts. Read! Read! Read!
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Ruth Badalucco
Sergeant Harpe will be presenting at Navigator 6:00 pm Tuesday evening on the topic of keeping kids safe online.
11 months ago, Ruth Badalucco
Ruth Badalucco
Today was the kick off for March is Reading Month. Students received a bookmark and an overview of the activities. A calendar was sent home in last Monday's News from Navigator.
11 months ago, Ruth Badalucco
Navigator Principal
Scholastic Book Fair materials have started to arrive at Navigator! Join us for our book fair March 4 - 9!
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
Nearly 50 Navigator students used hard-earned P.R.I.D.E. points this afternoon for an extra recess in the gym.
11 months ago, Navigator Principal
Ruth Badalucco
PCS Music Booster is having a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser at the high school today from 1:00 to 6:00 pm.
11 months ago, Ruth Badalucco
Navigator Principal
Happy Valentine's Day from Navigator Upper Elementary!
12 months ago, Navigator Principal
Navigator Principal
It's great to see all our students back at school after ANOTHER snow day!
12 months ago, Navigator Principal
Kelly Plante
safety day today a BIG success!!!
about 1 year ago, Kelly Plante