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Kyrene Aprende Middle School 2

Posted January 09, 2016
- a community member
The school report card rates the school as a B, not an A+. That is a different rating that is misunderstood by many parents. Instruction and curriculum is mediocre. Reading and writing scores have continued to decline, and is in jeopardy of receiving a C this year, if things do not improve.

Kyrene Aprende Middle School
Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective

Posted January 09, 2016
- a community member
The experienced teachers are effective. The newly hired teacher currently is extremely ineffective and lacks the required skills to teach the course assigned.


Kyrene Aprende Middle School
Amount of homework: Don't know

Posted January 09, 2016
- a community member
The homework is aligned with the lack of rigor in curriculum,. It is busy work, and not productive.

Kyrene Aprende Middle School
Develops honesty: Disagree

Posted January 09, 2016
- a community member
I do not feel the school promotes fairness because of the way a bullying situation was handled.

Kyrene Aprende Middle School 2

Posted October 22, 2015
- a community member
The quality of instruction is mediocre at best. Children are given laptops, but this use of technology does not mean the teachers are busy being innovative. This is a middle school that uses the 70's television series Roots to "teach" history and considers The Outsiders to be a "great classic". Despite some worthwhile features (orchestra), this school fails to inspire a passion for learning. Only chosen "star" students will be given any hope for opportunities to fully engage in their learning. Teachers here seem to have little passion for their respective subjects and only exert enough effort to meet minimum expectations. Don't let the laptops fool you, this school offers a late 20th century education to children desperately in need of one prepared for the 21st.


Kyrene Aprende Middle School 1

Posted March 31, 2015
- a community member
I'm an 8th grader. Our school payed $700 for each and every of the hundreds of students we have, and that very likely amounts to more than $500,000. Yet, our school doesn't even buy the walls in between urinals. To be honest, all these laptops pose are a distraction to students to play games and more of the like. I myself included. Everything was much more efficient when there weren't personal laptops for each student, and things were on paper due to this fact. The addition of these laptops also forces students to stare at a screen all day long to get their work done. After, say, a year of this, you can imagine that this is not exactly good for eyesight. Aprende also has a ridiculously stereotypical bullying issue. I've never seen so many alone people trying to get attention then giving up whenever they get dismissed as "annoying". Dress code should also be enforced better. Girls wear short shorts which are literally shorter than guys' boxers. What the heck, Aprende. A+ my butt.

Kyrene Aprende Middle School 5

Posted August 15, 2014
- a community member
Being a 8th Grader In Pod B is Amazing. Sure Girls Wear so called 'inappropriate' clothing, That clothing is short shorts, Girls starting wearing these in 5th Grade, It's not biggy! The teachers are amazing, Including our Police Officer, Officer Gomez everyone calls him OG though! I recommend Aprende Middle School for most of the children, especially if you're coming from Fees.

Kyrene Aprende Middle School 2

Posted May 24, 2013
- a parent
APRENDE is such a horrible school the girls dress like they are going to the club! A lot of the smoke illegally this is sad to think the parents and teachers let this go on without consulting someone


Kyrene Aprende Middle School 5

Posted March 05, 2013
- a parent
My son is in 6th grade pod B (gifted) and it suits him perfectly! He is challenged on a daily basis by all of his teachers..the 4 core teachers are wonderful!!! Could not be happier....and neither could he!

Kyrene Aprende Middle School 1

Posted January 18, 2013
- a community member
Students are rude and disrespectful. Lots of drama and rumors that go on between students that teachers don't know about. Students are out of control. Kids wear inapporiate clothing.

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Kyrene Aprende Middle School
777 N. Desert Breeze Blvd., Chandler, AZ  85226
(480) 783-4000
Last modified Kyrene Aprende Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kyrene Aprende Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 85 reviews. Top