Pyrtle Elementary School was named for Ruth Pyrtle. Our doors opened to students in January of 1964. We have been educating students for over 50 years. Our friendly neighborhood school, located in the Wedgewood Lake area in east Lincoln, currently serves over 400 students in kindergarten through grade five.
Pyrtle Elementary School is committed to educational excellence for all students. The mission at Pyrtle Elementary School is “Pyrtle’s community inspires and empowers learners for the future.”
Pyrtle is located at 721 Cottonwood Drive, Lincoln Nebraska, 68510. Our Phone number is (402) 436-1162. Our fax number is (402) 458-3262. The school hours are 9:00-3:38, and breakfast is 8:30-8:45.