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Parent Conferences Nov. 6-9 12:45 Dismissal

 Parent Conferences Nov. 6-9 12:45 Dismissal



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Helpful Honda Guys bring books to Denker Avenue

Helpful Honda Guys bring books to Denker Avenue

Contact Us

Denker Elementary School
1620 W. 162nd St.
Gardena CA 90247
Phone 310.327.9420
Fax 310.324.6949
Map here
Latitude: 33.891265 N       
Longitude: -118.297505 W

Principal: Judy Manyweather


Our Vision

Our vision is that through an enthusiastic partnership between school and community each student will achieve academic excellence, experience a rich curriculum, develop interpersonal communication skills, and embrace a respect for themselves, and others regardless of race, culture, or language.

Spring Garden Planting 2017



Dates to Remember 2017

                                                                       Dates to Remember November 2017

          Nov. 1-16             Canned Food Drive

          Thur. Nov. 2        MAKE UP PICTURE DAY

          Fri. Nov. 3           8:30 a.m. - PTA Meeting

          Sat. Nov. 4           Time Change – Fall Back 1 hour at 12:00 p.m.

          Mon. Nov. 6                  Fundraiser Ends – Last Day to turn in orders

          M-Th Nov. 6-9     PARENT CONFERENCES REPORT CARD #1

                                      MINIMUM DAYS – DISMISSAL  12:45 PM  

          Nov. 14 & 28       Banked Time Tuesdays – Early Dismissal 1:30 p.m.

          Friday, Nov. 10    Holiday – Veterans Day Observed – NO SCHOOL

          Tuesday, Nov. 14 7:00 p.m. - Gardena City Council Meeting

          Friday, Nov. 17    ELAC/SSC Meeting 8:30 a.m. – Parent Center

          M-F Nov. 20-24   Thanksgiving Break

          Mon. Nov. 27       School Resumes at 8:05 a.m. /Special Assembly-Environmental Defenders

          Thur. Nov. 30      8:05 a.m. - Student of the Month & Attendance Assembly / 8:30 a.m.

                                      Coffee & Tea w/Principal                 




          1-16 de nov.                Colecta de Comida

            2 de nov.                     RETOMA DE FOTOS

            3 de nov.                     8:30 a.m. - Junta de PTA

            4 de nov.                     Cambio de hora - Retrase su reloj una hora a las 12:00 p.m.

            6 de nov.                     Termina las ventas de Recaudacion de Fondos

            6-9 de nov.                  CONFERENCIAS PARA PADRES DÌAS MINIMOS

                                                SÁLIDA 12:45 P.M.

            14 & 28 de nov.          Martes de sálida temprana – Sálida 1:30 p.m.

            10 de nov.                   Dia de Veteranos – No hay clases

            14 de nov.                   7:00 p.m. - Junta de Consejo de la Ciudad de Gardena

            17 de nov.                   8:30 a.m. - Junta de ELAC/SSC – Centro de Padres

            20-24 de nov.              Vacaciones de Dia de Acción de Gracias

            27 de nov.                   Los estudiantes regresan a clases a las 8:05 a.m./Asamblea de Defensores                                                               Ambientales

            30 de nov.                   8:05 a.m. - Asamblea de Estudiante del Mes & Asistencia / 8:30 a.m.

                                                Café y Té con la Directora     

Rancho Adobe House with 3rd Grade

5th Grade Tae Kwon Do Demonstration

4th Grade Korean Drum Performance

Student Council 2016-17

Student Council 2016-17

Multicultural Day 2017

A California Distinguished School

California Distinguished School Award

Open House 2017

Denker Families! Check your mailbox for the LAUSD Title I Parent and Family Engagement Policy mailed out Nov. 17th.




Parents and Families!

Please see the attached documents regarding LAUSD and Denker Avenue's Parent and Family Engagement policy. We have both Spanish and English copies!


What's for Breakfast and Lunch?

Find out what's cooking at Denker here!

LAUSD's Food Service Division here.

Did you know eating a good breakfast helps you learn and score higher on tests?

Current Weather

Denker G.A.T.E. Corner

Infomation for Teachers and Parents

There is a Gifted and Talented Education parent  meeting during Back-to-School Night from 5-5:30 in the auditorium. Come out to learn more about identification, referral, and enrichment for  Denker students.

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Current Freeway Status HERE

Parent Announcement!

 Help our School! Become a volunteer!

We need:

Valet Volunteers

Room Moms/Dads

Special Events Helpers and more!

Pick up an application in the Parent Center or Main Office today!

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Top of the Class: Attendance Trophy winning classrooms for December 2016