We would like to invite all future kindergarten students and their families to a FREE event on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Pendergast Community Center. We will also be celebrating Dr. Seuss' Birthday and Read Across America with Amazing Festivities. Kindergarten teachers will be on hand to answer questions and provide tips for success.
Attention Parents, Guardians and Staff! Students who are interested in participating will be given a chance to qualify. Track meet qualifiers will be determined at each school site. The track coaches will provide opportunities for students to qualify based on race times and distances.
Join us for a fun filled and informative day at the Pendergast Community Center on March 4th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. At the Exceptional Students Resource Fair you can find out more about assistive technology, disability awareness, parent support groups, and so much more.
Join Faith and School Leaders as we embark on a new venture to join in a mutually beneficial relationship to connect and collaborate. The breakfast is free of charge and we would love you to invite others from your faith community to learn more about the Pendergast District and how we can partner for the good of all.
Pendergast assists all potential bus drivers with obtaining their Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Must be at least 18 year old and have at least one year of driving experience. For more information, please call 623-772-2275.
Superintendent Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux and the Pendergast Elementary School District BEE-LIEVES in your child's future!
In Dr. Matos DeBlieux's February message, Dr. DeBlieux shares information about our upcoming recognition events.
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.
New to the Pendergast Elementary School District? Here is how to register your child in your neighborhood Pendergast School.
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.
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.
Find out what's being served for breakfast and lunch at your school by accessing our new Online Menus >>
The Pendergast Wellness Committee would like to invite you to join us at our upcoming meetings. Dates & Times >>
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 >>
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.
The Believer Award is presented by the Pendergast Elementary School District to staff and community members who have made outstanding contributions to the students of the District. This prestigious award is the highest recognition given in the Pendergast District. Its objective is to recognize those who have dedicated themselves to improving the quality of education in the District and in the community. To access the form and nominate someone special, please download the form (see link below). If you would like to help sponsor the awards dinner, please contact Nedda Shafir at email@example.com or 602-684-4806.
Upcoming Gifted Testing
The Pendergast Elementary School District is committed to identifying and supporting gifted students as required by the State of Arizona ARS 15-779. We do this by ensuring that students are properly identified and supported in their area(s) of qualification. All Pendergast schools will be conducting assessments to determine eligibility for gifted services during the weeks of: November 1, 2016; February 20, 2017; and May 1, 2017. If you think your student will qualify for these services and you would like them to be tested this February 2017, please contact your child's teacher before February 14, 2017.
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!
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."
Volunteer in the Pendergast Elementary School District and Make a Difference!
We truly appreciate the volunteers that serve in a variety of capacities throughtout the Pendergast Elementary School District. Whether in offices, classrooms, playgrounds or on field trips, volunteers enrich the educational eperience for Pendergast students. Although working with students is a great responsibility, it is also highly rewarding.
Pendergast Chief Human Resource Officer Elected to ASPAA Leadership Position
Patti Tussey, Executive Director of the Human Resource Department, was recently elected to the office of Vice-President Elect of the Arizona School Personnel Administrators Association for the 2017-18 year.
The Pendergast Bee-liever - Fall 2016
It has been an amazing start to the 2016-17 school year! Check out our fall edition of the The Pendergast Bee-liever newsletter that provides information about our students, staff and highlights various programs and events that take place throughout the school year.
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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.
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