Mt. Rainier Elementary provides all students with the required school supplies for the year, there is no “supply list” for parents. Student’s should bring a backpack of their choice to carry books, supplies and at times their PGCPS assigned computers, to and from school.

School Hours for Students are 7:45 a.m. to 1:55 p.m.
School Office Hours are 7:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Students may enter the school for breakfast starting at 7:20am. Students should be in their seats and ready to learn before or at 7:45 a.m.

School dismissal is at 1:55pm.

Find more information here.

Mount Rainier Elementary does not have a school uniform.

Find more information on PGCPS’ dress code policy here.

Breakfast and Lunch is offered too all students at MRE. For the 2023-2024 school year, all meals are FREE for all students.

Menus can be found here. Families can also choose to send their students with their own lunches. Keep in mind that there is no refrigeration available.

MRE uses ClassDojo for school and classroom updates and announcements. Parents are encouraged to sign up using invitation codes from their classroom teachers. On ClassDojo parents can privately message their children’s teachers and school staff.

Parents can also email teachers. Find the staff directory here.

Additional Resources


To view your child’s grades, log onto your SchoolMax account. You can use this link for any SchoolMax supportClick here for a flyer from PGCPS on how to access the SchoolMax Family Portal to view students’ attendance and grades in real-time.