Panther News

School is a huge part of family and community life. It’s where our children spend their days; it’s where we gather to cheer on the team, celebrate talent, and promote the pursuit of lifelong learning. Come to this page often to keep apprised of the news and events that affect your family.

District Response to COVID-19

Pomerene School Community,

With recent actions being taken around the world and locally concerning COVID-19, we wanted to share some of our district’s actions in regard to this pandemic.

The governor did issue a state of emergency.  This declaration provides several general impacts that activate funding and services should we need them. For more information, please take a moment to read the COVID-19 March 24 update.

Kindergarten Round-Up
Kindergarten Roundup flyer.

We have modified the registration process for our 2020–2021 kindergarten round-up. Open registration will now take place on Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Pomerene Elementary School at 1396 N. Old Pomerene Road. After hours are acceptable by appointment only. Stop by to pick up an application, call to make an appointment, or contact the office manager via email. Kindergarten includes full-day classes with a teacher/student ratio of 1:12 and the use of mini iPads.

To help in your preparation for next year, please bring the following items with you: 

  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of Residency (copy of utility bill, bank statement, valid Arizona's driver's license, etc.)
Tax Credit Donations

A tax credit is a dollar-for-dollar reduction in the taxes you pay to the state of Arizona. It reduces your tax liability by the amount you donate. Married couples filing jointly can contribute up to $400,  and single (or married filing separate) can contribute up to $200. Your tax credit donations help to support our school programs. Please visit our Tax Credits page for more information. Thank you for your support!