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Staff Spotlight -Ann Baldoza


Anne Baldoza is in her first year of working at Helendale Elementary School as the Transitional Kindergarten and RTI Teacher. Ms. Baldoza came to the high desert to teach a new grade level, for a new beginning, a new atmosphere and surroundings, and to develop professionally. She enjoys spending time with her loved ones, going hiking, watching new movies or traveling to new places. Ms. Baldoza’s mother and father and two sisters live in Northridge. Her favorite dessert is fudge brownies and her favorite movies are action and comedy.


Board of Trustees

Frank Melendez, President

Maria Ferrin, Clerk

Herm Engelhardt, Representative

Barbara Schneider, Member

Jennifer Evans,Member

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Contact Us....

District Office - 760-952-1180

15350 Riverview Road

P.O. Box 249

Helendale, CA 92342


Helendale Elem. - 760-952-1204

27274 Peach Tree Lane

P.O. Box 249

Helendale, CA 92342


Riverview/ACE - 760-952-1266

13943 Rivers Edge Road

P.O. Box 249

Helendale, Ca 92342


Independence Charter Academy- 760-952-1760

15350 Riverview Road
P.O. Box 249
Helendale, CA 92342

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HES 2014-15 School Calendar

HSS 2014-15 School Calendar


**Please note, calendars are subject to change**


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Directions to ACE

From Route 66- Turn onto VIsta Road toward Silver Lakes. Cross the bridge into Silver Lakes and turn left on Helendale Road. Drive 1.4 miles to Shadow Mountain Road and turn right. Drive 1.1 miles and turn right on Rivers Edge Road. The school is 0.2 miles away on Rivers Edge Road on the right.

From Hwy 395- Turn onto Shadow Mountain Road and drive 5.7 miles to Rivers Edge Road. Take a left onto Rivers Edge Road.  The school is 0.2 miles away on Rivers Edge Road on the right.

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Welcome to the Helendale School DIstrict!

If you are looking for a premier quality education for your children, then Helendale District is the destination you have been in search of. We take great pride in being a place where kids come to learn in a safe, small school environment.  Our classes are small and teachers really know their students. If these elements are what you are seeking for your children, then join us in Helendale and you will be delighted.

Helendale School District Mission Statement

 We the parents, community, and staff of the Helendale School District, believe that young people can be taught to be lifetime learners and competent citizens. We are partners in providing our children with an understanding and appreciation of the past and present, as well as, preparation for the future. We will focus on effective instruction that reflects our local history, concern for the environment and belief in a strong academic curriculum. We will work to ensure a safe and orderly environment, sound fiscal management and a belief that the size of our district enhances rather than limits our possibilities.

Employees of the Month Amanda Woolley and Kathy Stackhouse


Supt. Ross Swearingen pictured with Classified Employee of the Month Amanda Woolley, Board Clerk Maria Ferrin, and Certificated Employee of the Month Kathy Stackhouse at the February 11th Board ...more

Students Recognized by Board of Trustees in January

At the February 11, 2015 Board Meeting our Trustees recognized students for their positive influence in our school district.The students who were recognized for their achievements were: From Helendale Elementary: Ainoa Pantin, Kristen Esposito, Aiden Watson, Brittany Hillquist, Samantha Arnold, Nicola Earl, Braydon Benitez and Ethan Salinas. From Helendale Secondary School: Taylor Kast, Samantha Moore, Haley Hubbard, Betty Lee, Kristin Wililams, and Taylor Young. From Independence Charter Academy: Kayla Silva, Catelyn Moran, Celestina Esquibel, Alec Esquibel, Naomi Cameron, and Adrianna Ricucci-Silva. 






Teacher Spotlight - Tracy Davis


Tracy Davis has worked within the Helendale School District for 7 years. She is currently the RMS SAI Teacher and ACE Softball Coach. She has worked as one-on-one aide, library aide, SAI teacher and softball coach within the district. She grew up in Silver Lakes. She has four nephews, 1 niece and new niece or nephew on the way. She has a  2 year old Jack-Russell dog named Alli. Tracy enjoys spending time with family, playing softball, tennis, golf and going to the beach. She enjoys going to Country, Rock and Punk concerts.  Her favorite foods are sushi and Italian and her favorite NFL team is the New England Patriots.



Current Openings:


Middle School/High School Math Teacher 2015-16 School Year
Posted: 3/2/15 through 3/22/15


K-12 Substitute Teachers 
Posted: 8/25/14 through 6/30/15



Substitute Cafeteria Worker

Posted 10/10/14 through 6/30/15



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2014-15 Bus Route



Helendale School District LCAP

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2014 - 15 School Times

Helendale Elementary School

M-Th- 9:00 - 3:30

F - 9:00 - 1:15


M-Th - 7:20 - 2:22

F - 7:20 - 12:06