Garden Lakes Fast Facts

Garden Lakes Elementary School

10825 W. Garden Lakes Pkwy.
Avondale, AZ 85392
Phone: (623) 772-2520
Fax: (623) 877-9545
Attendance: (623) 772-2535

The Garden Lakes Office will be open from May 30 through June 19 and July 5 through August 2, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.


MEET YOUR TEACHER NIGHT - August 2, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL - August 3, 2017

Principal: Jill Helland

Assistant Principal: AJ Estrada

School Fast Facts: English | Español

STUDENT SIGN-OUT:  For the consideration of teachers and students, we ask that there be NO student sign-out after 2:45 pm (just prior to the dismissal of school).

Bell Times for the 2016-2017 School Year:
Kindergarten through 8th Grade
: 8:10 am to 3:10 pm

Early Release:
Kindergarten through 8th Grade: 8:10 am to 12:40 pm

  • Well-Managed Schools

    Well-Managed Schools is a school-based intervention strategy that emphasizes behavior management practices, relationship-building techniques and social skills instruction.

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  • Tax and Gift Donations

    The Pendergast Governing Board and Superintendent Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux 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.

    Make a Tax or Gift Donation »

Garden Lakes News & Updates

  • Garden Lakes Newsletter

    Keep up with what is going on in the classrooms and around campus.

    June 2017: English | Español

    Past Newsletters >>

  • Cafecito at Garden Lakes

    Please join us from 8:15 am to 9:15 am for a cup of coffee and valuable information from our Family Resource Staff. The dates for Cafecito are December 15, February 9 and May 18.

  • 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 >

  • Stay Connected to the Garden Lakes PTA

    The Garden Lakes PTA is dedicated to our children's educational success, health and well-being through strong family and community engagement. If you have any comments, concerns or would like to join, please email us at:

  • 2016-2017 Parent & Student Handbook

    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.

    Parent & Student Handbook: English & Español

  • Classroom Supply Lists

    Please use the links below to find your student's supply list for the school year.

    1st Grade | 2nd Grade | 3rd Grade | 4th Grade | 5th Grade | 6th Grade | 7th Grade | 8th Grade