Meet the Principal
Welcome to Pioneer!
My name is Melina Quon. I am the proud principal of Pioneer Elementary School.
I have seventeen years experience in the educational setting. I have a Multiple Subject teaching credential and Master’s in Educational Leadership through California State University, San Marcos. I am excited to continue another great year here at Pioneer! Our Pumas are College Bound! We believe in “No Excuses” in giving our best effort every day.
At Pioneer we offer:
- Dual Language Spanish and English Instruction (K-5th)
- STREAM (Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, Arts, and Math Coding K-5th grade, Robotics Club 3rd-5th grade, Anytime After School Tutoring and Enrichment, PTA Popup Art, Ballet Folklorico dance, PE Teacher, and Band for 3rd-5th/music K-3rd
- Leadership Opportunities for Students: Yearbook committee, Peace Patrol, Ambassadors, and Student Safety
- Field Trips (2 per grade level) & PTA sponsored Events and Assemblies
- My Story-California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CT Quest Science, San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy, A Step Beyond partnership with the community and Palomar Family YMCA Legions program (Before and after school care)