Pendergast Quick Tip

Pendergast Partners in Education logo The Pendergast Quick Tip is a system that allows students, parents, staff and community members to submit information to district administrators anonymously or non-anonymously.

Quick Tip allows authorized district administrators to receive tips at any time and have the ability to respond in a timely manner to issues that impacts the school or individual students.

The reported issues range from peer pressure, threats, depression, weapons, suicide and bullying. Anyone with access to the web or a smartphone has access to Quick Tip.

Find Out More and/or Submit a Quick Tip >>

  • Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux

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    Superintendent Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux and the Pendergast Elementary School District BEE-LIEVES in your child's future!

    In Dr. DeBlieux's May message, she talks about hosting our first Beeliever Awards recognizing employees and community members.

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  • Practice Math with Dreambox

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    LOGIN TO DREAMBOX LEARNING MATH AT HOME! DreamBox gives students the opportunity to practice math at their academic level through interactive math games. Dreambox develops conceptual understanding, computational fluency, problem-solving ability and makes learning fun.

    Login to DreamBox »

  • Registration Information

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    New to the Pendergast Elementary School District? Here is how to register your child in your neighborhood Pendergast School.

    Download Registration Forms:
    English | Español

    How to Enroll Your Child »

  • Tax Credit Donations

    Make a Tax or Gift Donation

    We are excited to introduce a new way to make a Tax and Gift Donation online.

    By making a tax credit donation, you are helping to make a positive impact in the lives of our students.

    Make a Payment »

  • Before/After School Care

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    The Pendergast P.R.I.D.E. Club provides high quality and affordable before and after school care at Amberlea, Canyon Breeze, Copper King, Garden Lakes, Rio Vista, Sonoran Sky and Sunset Ridge.

    Find Out More »

  • Early Learning Center

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    The Pendergast Early Learning Center is now registering for the 2016-2017 school year! The ELC, located at the Pendergast Learning Center, offers early care and education for children in a warm and cheerful environment.

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What's for Breakfast and Lunch?

Cartwells logoFind out what's being served for breakfast and lunch at your school by accessing our new Online Menus >>

Meal Benefits Application >>

The Pendergast Wellness Committee would like to invite you to join us at our upcoming meetings. Dates & Times >>

Financial Transparency

Financial transparency image Pendergast is providing the following financial information in order to give our community with an open view of the financial status of Pendergast.

- Pendergast Community Budget Guide 2016-2017
- Money Talks! Budget Newsletter: English | Español
- District's Adopted Budget for Fiscal Year 2017
- Pendergast Annual Financial Report for 2016

Understanding the Budget: Find out more about how the Pendergast Elementary School District spends money by watching this fun and informative video. View the Video >>

Visit the Pendergast Business Services >>

Pendergast Partners in Education

Pendergast Partners in Education logo We would like to thank our Partners in Education who's generosity helps us provide an educational experience beyond what is possible with public dollars. These partnerships are vital in helping the community and Pendergast work and grow together.

If you would like your business to become a Partner in Education, please contact Kerry Pohlmeyer at 623-772-2206 or by email at

Visit Our List of Pendergast Partners >>

Pendergast News & Updates

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    Kindergarten and 8th Grade Promotion Schedules

    It's an exciting time around the Pendergast Elementary School District as Kindergarten and 8th Grade promotions being held at each of our schools.

    Kindergarten Promotions | 8th Grade Promotions

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    Speak Up, Stand Up, Save a Life

    The recently published Arizona Child Fatality Review Program annual report states that 768 Arizona children died last year; 39% of those deaths were preventable. The report says suicides have increased 81% since 2009 stating one factor is the stigma associated with asking for help. It is time for everyone to take a stand and care enough to save a life!

    Find Out More >>

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    Students to Compete in Vex World Robotics Championship

    Three teams of students from Desert Mirage Elementary have earned the opportunity to represent the District at the 2017 Vex Worlds - Vex IQ Robotics Challenge in Louisville, Kentucky.

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    DM Student Wins the Be Kind People Project's National Writing Contest

    A Desert Mirage student has won the Be Kind People Project's National Writing Contest with her essay "Why We Should be a Kind Nation."

    Find Out More >>

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    Volunteer in the Pendergast Elementary School District and Make a Difference!

    We truly appreciate the volunteers that serve in a variety of capacities throughout the Pendergast Elementary School District. Whether in offices, classrooms, playgrounds or on field trips, volunteers enrich the educational experience for Pendergast students. Although working with students is a great responsibility, it is also highly rewarding.

    Find Out How You Can Help >>

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    Pendergast Chief Human Resource Officer Receives AASBO Best Practices Award

    Patti Tussey, Executive Director of the Human Resource Department, was recently honored for her unique strategies and solutions to the teacher shortage in Arizona.

    Find Out More >>

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    Parent & Student Handbook 2016-17

    The purpose of the 2016-2017 handbook is to inform parents and students of the policies, procedures, and operations of the Pendergast Elementary School District. It presents information highlighting District policies and guidelines necessary for the academic achievement, safety, welfare, and well-being of our students.

    Read More: English & Español

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    Join Us for Our Upcoming Community Breakfasts and Parent Luncheons

    We "BEE"-lieve that a strong partnership with our community is vital. That is why we would like to invite you to our monthly Community Breakfast and informative Parent Luncheons.

    Community Breakfast Schedule | Parent Luncheon Schedule

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    Media Releases

    For additional information and past stories about the Pendergast School District, please visit our Media Section.