Harris Weekly Update


Schools Remain Closed This Week

IMPORTANT UPDATE Regarding FREE Pick-Up & Go Meals

Here at Harris Elementary, we are proud to offer FREE breakfast and lunch to all children effected by the school closures.

**Drive thru ONCE per day to receive a breakfast & lunch between 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM

*New times effective Monday, April 20th *


For other GPS locations please visit our District website @ www.gilbertschools.net


Parents may call the Helpdesk @ (480) 497-3417 from 6 am - 6 pm if their student has a technical issue with district-issued Chromebook. After hours, parents may leave a message.

COX COMMUNICATIONS is offering 2 months of FREE WiFi and $9.95 after that. Click the link below to see if you qualify.


Books, Books, Books!

Our students love a good book to read. With our school and public libraries closed, the Reading Team has prepared packets of books for Harris students.

On Monday, April 20th, 2020 between 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. please stop by and pick up a packet of books. There are two choices: Grades K-2 and Grades 3-6.

Please park in the main school parking lot and walk to the left side of the building nearest to the Harris Marquee. The bins will be placed in front of the Double Glass Doors under the Canopy. There will be 2 Bins marked K-2 and 3-6. Please take a packet for the grade level(s) you need.

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Additional Helpful Resources

Matthew’s Crossing (480-857-2296) 1368 N Arizona Ave Ste 112 Chandler, AZ 85225

Food Boxes: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9:00 am - noon, Wed 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Open Arms Care Center (480-539-0175) 522 N Gilbert Rd #103 Gilbert, AZ 85234

Food Box: Mon, Wed 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Tue, Thu 9:00 am - 11:00 am & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Calvary Chapel Queen Creek Food Bank (480-988-2984) 19248 E. San Tan Boulevard Queen Creek, AZ 85142

Food Boxes: 2nd and 4th Saturdays 9:00-11:00 am

East Mesa Food Bank (480-986-9827) 752 S Ellsworth Mesa, AZ 85208

Food boxes: Sunday at 4:45pm

Mesa First Presbyterian Church (480-964-8606) 161 N Mesa Dr Mesa, AZ 85201

Food Boxes :Friday 8:00 am

Paz de Cristo Community Center (480-464-2370) 424 W Broadway Rd Mesa, AZ 85210 Dinner daily 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Food boxes 1st & 2nd Tue of the month 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Food boxes 4th Sat of the month 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Salvation Army: Chandler Corps (480-963-2041) 85 E Saragosa St Chandler, AZ 85225

Food Boxes: Tue - Fri 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Lutheran Social Services of the South (480-654-4539) 5946 E University Dr. Mesa, AZ 85205 Food Boxes: Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Kelly MC’s Resource Center (480-225-6664) 1720 E 8th Ave. Mesa, AZ 85204

Food Boxes, clothing & household items

St. Vincent de Paul Mesa Dining Room 67 W. Broadway Rd. Mesa, AZ 85210

AZCEND (480-963-1423) 345 S California St. Chandler, AZ 85225 Emergency Food Boxes: Mondays 12pm-3pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am-12:00 pm.

Supplemental food boxes: Fridays 9:00-11:00 am. Food tickets are distributed beginning at 7:30am.

United Food Bank 358 E Javelina Ave. Mesa, AZ 85210

Food distribution: Fridays 8am-12pm

For additional resources: Call 2-1-1 or

211arizona.org, www.azfoodbanks.org , arizonaselfhelp.org