Welcome to Ponderosa Elementary!
Home of the Tigers
2012-2013 Schedule for Ponderosa
The Boys and Girls Club will be opened to take current members at 1:15 on Wednesdays. If your child rides the bus, busses will pick them up 1:20. If you pick your child up we will have first thru third grade students out front at 1:15, and 4th and 5th grade students at 1:20 in their regular pick-up spots.
If you have questions please call us at 872-6470.
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In partnership with parents and the community, and with the belief that all children are capable of success, we, the teachers and staff at Ponderosa Elementary School, commit to: inspiring each child's full potential; building each child's self esteem, providing a safe, supportive environment and empowering each child to become a responsible, respectful, resourceful and contributing citizen.
The vision of our school is that our students, parents, staff and community will be involved and accountable to prepare our students for the future. We will all work together to instill a positive attitude toward life-long learning and a vision for the future that ensures all children will increase their academic success.
As professionals we dedicate ourselves to continuous improvement through demonstrating an enthusiasm for life long learning.
We believe that respectful, caring and friendly interactions will promote a positive learning environment.
We are united in the belief that sharing and collaboration will benefit our students.