Pine Island Elementary has its own Aspiring Authors. The Aspiring Authors awards was proudly presented by Lee Council of Teachers of English & Lee County Library System. This was a creative writing contest, it has been in existence for nearly 30 years. These students received awards in first, second and third in the categories of Personal Memoirs, Fiction and Poetry. The following Pine Island students are, in Kindergarten, Meagan Kunkel. Her teacher is Miss Dooley, Hannah Metcalf & Peyton Renz. Their teacher is Mrs. Frahm. Christian Flores. His teacher is Mrs. Sporney. In 2nd grade, Danielle Johnson. Mrs. Renz is her teacher. In 3rd grade Michaela Dodig. Her teacher is Mrs. Kunkel. The 4th grade teacher, Mrs. Amico-Dodig had three students. Emi Kellum, Angela Kerr, and Victoria Hagan. In 5th grade, Mrs. Whitt had Lillan Bronson, Mrs. Garris had Kira Cambio.
Mrs. Garris had Kira Cambio.