Desert Mirage Elementary School


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Desert Mirage Elementary School
8605 W. Maryland Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85305
Phone: (623) 772-2550
Fax: (623) 872-8401
Attendance: (623) 772-2565


Principal:
Matt Williams
Email: mwilliams@pesd92.org

Assistant Principal: Jon Mitteness
Email: jmitteness@pesd92.org

Start Time - 7:30 am | Dismissal - 2:30 pm | Early Release - 12:00 pm

DESERT MIRAGE IS A CLOSED CAMPUS!

Closed Campus Policy
Please be prepared to do the following:

- Present IDENTIFICATION
- Sign in
- Get badge

Upon returning, you will be given your IDENTIFICATION back.

Thank you for your time, patience and flexibility as we continue to provide a safe and orderly environment for your chilldren.

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  • Registration Information

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

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  • Tax and Gift Donations

    The Pendergast Governing Board and Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Cruz are grateful for your donation and support of our students, staff, families and community. Thank you for helping to make a positive impact in the lives of the children in Pendergast.

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Desert Mirage News & Updates

  • Dr. Jennifer Cruz

    A Note from Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Cruz Regarding Our Return to In-Person Instruction

    As we prepare to begin the 2021-2022 school year, our team has revised our Safe Return to In-Person Learning Plan based on Governor Ducey's Executive Orders, recent legislation, and Federal Orders.

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  • Bobcat Buzz Newsletter

    Bobcat Buzz Newsletter - September

    Check out the latest edition of the Bobcat Buzz Newsletter. The Bobcat Buzz is your inside look at everything happening at Desert Horizon Elementary and throughout the Pendergast Elementary School District.

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  • PRIDE Club

    PRIDE Club is Back for the 2021-22 School Year

    P.R.I.D.E. Club programming will resume in August 2021. Program capacity at each school is dependent on available space and staffing. If you are interested in enrolling your child in the program at your school site, please submit your information on the waitlist. You will be notified when an opening is available at your school site.

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  • Student-Parent Handbook 2021-2022

    The purpose of this 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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  • Corning logo

    Pendergast District School Receives a $20,000 Corning Foundation STEAM Grant

    The Pendergast Elementary School District was awarded a $20K grant from Corning Incorporated Foundation. The Corning Incorporated Foundation is a charitable contributions organization established by Corning Incorporated in 1952. Through leadership and collaboration, the Foundation strives to foster vibrant, enriching, and supportive Corning communities.

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  • Desert Mirage Celebrates the Expansion of the Next Level Academy

    Jeremy Anderson, nationally renowned motivational speaker and education advocate,  is proud to announce the expansion of the Next Level Leadership Academy at Desert Mirage Elementary School.

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    Partnership with Jeremy Anderson!

    We are so excited to be partnering with motivational speaker Jeremy Anderson. Jeremy Anderson knows how to connect with students and teachers in an amazing and transparent way. Jeremy is one of America's Top Youth Speakers, and one of the Best Keynote Motivational Speakers for Teachers.

    Next Level Leadership Academy at Desert Mirage >>

    For more information about Jeremy and his services visit his website at  https://www.jeremyanderson.org  Check out some of Jeremy's motivational videos below.

    - Top School Motivational Speaker >>
    - Jeremy's School Take Over >>
    - Motivation for Teachers >>

  • What's for Breakfast and Lunch?

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