The Mercury Mine Elementary School (MMES) school day is 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Our office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Attendance line is (602) 449-3701.

What If My Child Is Home Ill?

If your child is ill, be sure to call our 24-hour attendance line at 602-449-3701 by 9:45 a.m. the morning of the absence. Any absence not called in will be considered a truancy. 

When calling in an absence, please state child's name, teacher, grade and reason for absence. At 9:45 a.m., the district's automated attendance system will begin calling and emailing to verify the absence.

Important Information

View the PVSchools registration requirements and supporting documentation needed to register your child.

See the current immunization requirements.

Do I live in the Mercury Mine Attendance Area?

What if I live outside the Mercury Mine area but want my child to attend? View the District Open Enrollment policy.

NOTE: Students on a transfer at a school are not eligible for district transportation. Students attending schools on a transfer may have their transfer revoked for violating Governing Board policies on rules of conduct or attendance violations. Revocation of the transfer is at the discretion of the principal.

2019-2020 Lunch and Recess Times

All grades have recess first, followed by lunch.

Grade Recess Lunch
Kindergarten 12:15 - 12:40 p.m. 12:40 - 1:00 p.m.
1st Grade 10:55 - 11:20 a.m. 11:20 - 11:40 a.m.
2nd Grade 11:30 - 11:55 a.m. 11:55 a.m. -12:15 p.m.
3rd Grade 11:50 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 12:15 - 12:35 p.m.
4th Grade 11:05 - 11:30 a.m. 11:30 - 11:50 a.m.
5th Grade 12:00 - 12:25 p.m. 12:25 - 12:45 p.m.
6th Grade 11:20 - 11:40 a.m. 11:45 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

 

Early dismissal is at 12:30 p.m. Early dismissal dates are posted in your handbook, on the district calendar, and are as follows for 2019-2020:

  • August 27, 2019
  • October 22
  • October 30
  • October 31
  • December 3
  • January 14, 2020
  • January 30
  • January 31
  • February 4
  • April 7
  • May 21