Smarter Balanced Field Test
Our district is one of many in the country participating in the Smarter Balanced Assessment Field Test this spring. The Smarter Balanced assessments are a key part of implementing our new academic standards and preparing all students for success in college and careers. For schools in our district, students in third through eighth grade have been selected to take the Field Test in mathematics and English language arts/literacy.
The assessment will take place March 18 - May 16, 2014.
Educational Funding in California
In June of 2013, Governor Brown signed the Budget Act which replaced the old K–12 finance system with a new Local Control Funding Formula ...more
Making A Difference
Making a Difference Recognition Award Presentation. The following individuals were recognized by the Governing Board and Superintendent for their services in going above and and beyond for the students, parents, community members, and staff of the Perris Elementary School District.
Rotary Club of Perris
The Rotary Club of Perris supports literacy by providing dictionaries to all 3rd grade students in the greater Perris Valley area. Dictionaries are available in English and Spanish. Pictured are Mike ...more
Common Core Training
On Saturday, February 1, Perris Elementary School District teachers participated in Day 3 of "A Deeper Look at the Common Core" professional development modules. Approximately 115 teachers engaged in ...more
Going "Above and Beyond" by Integrating Science and Technology
On October 24, 2013 the Eleventh Annual Riverside County Education Summit was held at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Railway School of Math, Science and Technology was honored for the second ...more
7th Annual Cardenas Festival
On Sunday, October 27, 2013, Cardenas Markets sponsored their 7 th Annual Cardenas Festival. Held at the Auto Speedway in Fontana, the event drew thousands of families and friends and was covered by ...more
Welcome to the 2013-14 School Year!
As we begin this new year we have identified three main areas of focus. The first is our commitment to implementing the Common Core Standards in our District. This represents a significant change in ...more
The Centralized Registration office reopened on August 1st for parents/guardians seeking to enroll students for the 2013-2014 school year. The office will then remain open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am - 1:30 pm. If you would like further information, please visit the Registration tab at the top of this page or call (951) 657-3118 for more information.
Enrolling Your Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten Student
Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, SB 1381 "The Kindergarten Readiness Act," moves up the State's kindergarten entry date by one month a year through 2014. Children must be 5 years old on or ...more
2013 Picnic In The Park
Picnic in the Park was a great success !
PESD Governing Board Rescinds Preschool Layoff Notices
Since 2002, Perris Elementary School District has served children age two and their parents. It was rewarding to see how children progressed and developed during this level. For most of the ...more
Preschool Art Gallery
"Making A Difference, Together"
District Events Calendar
PESD Mission Statement
"District staff, parents and community members work together to create a strong educational program within a caring, supportive environment. They strive to enable students to become capable, fulfilled, successful and contributing members of society."