Villa de Paz Elementary School

Principal: Shakira Simmons
Assistant: Laurie Swanson-Puddicombe


School News & Updates
- Letter from the Principal

On November 3rd, 2015 the Pendergast Elementary School District will have an Maintenance and Operations Override on the ballot. Factual Information about the Maintenance and Operations Override can be found below.

Override Fact Sheet: English | Español

Our Vision: Empowering Excellence and Success

Our Beliefs: Pendergast sets high expectations! We provide diverse educational experiences for all students to have the knowledge, skills and opportunities that prepare them for the future.

Our Mission: The Pendergast Elementary School District provides a quality education for all students so they can compete globally in their future endeavors and aspirations.

Our Motto: We "BEE"-lieve in You!

Bell Times for the 2015-2016 School Year:
Kindergarten through 8th Grade: 8:10 am to 3:10 pm
AM Preschool: 8:40 am to 11:40 am
PM Preschool: 12:40 pm to 3:40 pm

Early Release:
Kindergarten through 8th Grade: 8:10 am to 12:40 pm
AM Preschool: 8:40 am to 10:40 am
PM Preschool: 11:10 am to 1:10 pm

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) and on early release days after 11:45 am.

- Zpass Bus Card Information for the 2015-16 School Year

It's not too early to start thinking about your Arizona School Tax Credit contribution for 2015. You can make contributions anytime! To be eligible to receive the credit for 2015, school tax donations must be made by December 31. Contributions may be made in increments throughout the year, or as a lump sum up to $200 ($400 for married couples filing a joint return).

Download the form here: English | Español

Phoenix Afterschool Program (PAC) is an out-of-school time recreation program for school-age children throughout Phoenix. Click Here to find out more.

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