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Chandler, AZ
Students enrolled: 742
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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777 N. Desert Breeze Blvd. E.
Chandler, AZ 85226

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(480) 783-4000
(480) 940-5796
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December 17, 2014
I am appalled by the rude and condescending behavior of staff at this school. Communicating requests with parents can be done in an appropriate, professional manner that may produce the results you are looking for, or you can act antagonistically which will most likely result in not having the support of parents at your school. Reminder: You are a public school paid by tax payers money and you wouldn't be a school without the enrollment of our children.

- submitted by a parent
November 22, 2014
If your child has any special needs - IEP, 504, or gifted - I would not recommend the Kyrene School District. They have a poor understanding of these services. Many parents i know are just leaving the district instead of battling with them.

- submitted by a parent
April 29, 2014
Completely Happy! My kids (1st & 4th )and I are so happy with this school, staff and attention to each child. We live in San Tan Valley and I drive them to school each day on my way in to work because I love this school so much. Mrs. Carr is by far an amazing teacher, Mrs. Winkleman is an awesome, very approachable principal with a true open door policy! The front office staff are friendly and genuinly care about the families of their students. So far the teachers that we have had seemed to have challenged my kids to their full potential and offer help where needed. They are great at communicating with me throughout the day when needed and I can alwasy go to them with a concern and have them listen and help resolve. Choosing Brisas was the best decision for our children.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2014
my daughter switched from another Kyrene school and I am totally in love with this place! the principles are amazing and lead with such ease and the teachers actually love their job and love the kids!!! You can see it in the way they are and the way the kids come home everyday so happy. Ms. Koshick is phenomenal!!! I'm excited for my child to start her second year there this upcoming year and for my little oif only other schools would learn from them thne to start kindergarten here. This is truly a wonderful caring school. I can't say enough about the way they run this place!

- submitted by a parent
January 25, 2013
I have a daughter in her 3rd year at Brisas and a son in preschool. The teachers have all been amazing! The principal is extremely proactive, involved, and honestly cares about giving the kids nothing but the best education. They truly strive for excellence and take all parent questions and concerns to heart. I have seen numerous changes over the last 3 years; all of which were to improve the overall quality of education and safety of the kids. With that being said the best part of Brisas is the school spirit which is nurtured through a teaching of core values of respect, honesty and integrity. Kids are truly taught the golden rule. Do unto others as you would have done to you. I volunteer at least twice a week and am astounded by the level of respect the kids show for each other, their school, and their teachers. This obviously trickles down from a phenomenal involved principle to the teachers and the students! Bravo Brisas!

- submitted by a parent
August 28, 2012
Brisas is a wonderful and welcoming school! The teachers are top notch and the administration is phenomenal! We requested an out-of-boundary exception just to attend this school. We LOVE Brisas!

- submitted by a parent
August 05, 2012
The teachers at this school are amazing and the admin is very attentive. The school has very safe atmosphere and feels like a community. We are happy both our boys are going there. My younger con was entering early Kindergarten and was much younger than his peers but his teacher Mrs. Patty Foster was the ideal teacher. the whole class was happy, healthy, bright and really well disciplined!

- submitted by a parent
June 15, 2012
This school was rated an A plus school. They have many programs you can enroll your child into and also have many great teachers there. I am happy my child is attending this school.

- submitted by a parent
September 30, 2010
Kyrene de las Brisas cares about the whole child. They ensure there are activities and programs to enhance your child academically, socially and physically. I heard horror stories from other parents about dealing with their kids schools and teachers and have been nothing but impressed by the staff at Kyrene de las Brisas. A key element that brought me to this conclusion was the amount of school spirit each kid feels from Kindergarten up. My son was singing the school anthem the first week he came home. Now in first grade the spirit continues.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 16, 2010
Excelling in academics as well as extra curricular programs. Safe and welcoming. Can't imagine having my children attend any where else. True community experience through and through!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
My daughter goes there and I feel the teachers go way beyond teaching and helping, the treat the children like family.

- submitted by a parent
September 12, 2009
My daughter joined Las Brisas last year and I am extremely pleased with the staff, administration, and students. Staff very accomodating to different learning styles and stays on top of learning issues. I'm never surprised with where she is at because communication with teachers is excellent.

- submitted by a parent
April 26, 2008
Kyrene de las Brisas is a great school. My kids always come home with A's. I would recomend this school to everyone!!! Thanks

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March 26, 2008
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February 18, 2008
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- submitted by a student
no rating August 15, 2007
We love Brisa's. I can't say enough good about the school. We have been very happy with all the teachers and the staff. Parent involvement is very high. The extra activities that are offered are some of the best. We love the drama program, mallet masters, and so many of the class led activities such as the 50's dance, Pumpkin Walk, Carnival and Multicultural night are excellent.

- submitted by a parent
June 02, 2007
I have been at this school for 4 years and have loved every minute of it. My children are doing very well. The preschool program is wonderful, love that my children get art, principal, music, computer lab, and library time. Every teacher and every staff member is always so willing to help each child, it is truly a community and we love it. The events are so much fun; carnival, sock hop, there is something every month. The principal, is wonderful...so positive, so nice and really knows what the children and classrooms need. Love the school, love the school district, love living in the neighborhood!

- submitted by a parent
December 07, 2005
Wonderful school with great teachers and learning style geared to all levels of learning.

- submitted by a parent
December 04, 2005
Brisas is an excellent school. The faculty, administration, students and parents are truly a community. The school has a new prinicpal this year and the transition was seemless. Students are given many opportunities that other elementary schools are not, including a drama program. The school takes extra steps in prevention and have a vested intrest in each child, especially those children struggling to read and write. In addition to the Read Naturally Program the school has a wonderful K-3 program that works with those children that need extra support in the classroom.

- submitted by a parent
November 17, 2005
This school is incredible in the quality of teachers, facilities, and everything it has to offer. Starting with a wonderful Kindergarten program rich with field trips and applied learning, the educational experience continues on throughout the higher grades. There is a great deal of school pride, parental involvment, and community activities. Every month a different grade sponsors a community event such as an ice cream social, pumpkin walk, carnival, etc. The amount of academic material that my child has learned has astonished me, and the teachers are eager to work with the parents. I am a high school teacher myself, and very critical, but couldn't be happier with this school.

- submitted by a parent
October 24, 2005
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- submitted by a former student
October 16, 2005
Quality of academic programs is very good. Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities is great. Parent and student involvement makes it a family affair rather than an isolated effort. Parents are well educated and well informed and take deep interest in their childrens' academic and extracurricular activities. Teachers are open minded and hardworking. Peggy Warren has been a great asset to this school with her mutual respect fot her teachers as well as the parents. Over all a great place for my children to grow and learn. Level of parent involvement is maximized by teachers' openness and accomodations. Great coming together of all that is good and valuable in our education system today. I highly recommend it plus the middle school also. High family values and attention to building character and education together.

- submitted by a parent
July 08, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
May 04, 2005
Brisas is a good school, although it is rather large. Academics are challenging, teachers are communicative and there are many options as far as extracurricular activies.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 01, 2005
The school has a good reputation in the neighborhood and appears to be a good one. I am still researching it and hope to find that all is well.

- submitted by a parent
February 23, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
February 15, 2005
Although there are better schools in the Kyrene district, De Las Brisas is on the high end of the spectrum. It has a diverse student population and provides an array of activities for students to become involved.

- submitted by a parent
November 12, 2004
I recently moved my family to Power Ranch where my son attends Power Ranch Elementary and we miss Brisas very much. My son tested into the honors program and is getting straight A's and has yet to work on anything close to the level of knowledge he got at Brisas last year. The really great thing about this school is that my son was not only taught academics, he was taught socialization. The kids have a code of conduct they are expected to follow. They sign a contract with their parents at the start of every school year. You'll find no drugs, bullying or violence in this school. We miss it dearly. Kyrene school district is by far the best. Mr Grube and Miss Klotz are what every teacher aspires to be and I was blessed to have them be part of our scholastic experience.

- submitted by a parent
May 21, 2004
Brisas is a great school if your child is the type of student who is above average. If your child is having difficulty in reading or math, this might not be the school for you. The reading and math program do not emphasize enough reptition for math or enough phonics for reading. It's not the teachers because they are awesome, but it's the Kyrene school cirriculum that they must follow.

- submitted by a parent
May 12, 2004
The preschool program at Brisas is wonderful. My child enjoys the hands-on curriculum. The environment nurtures his creativity and inquisitive nature. The teachers are intelligent, enthusiastic, caring and willing to communicate about what's going on in the classroom. What a great way to begin his formal education!

- submitted by a parent
April 19, 2004
This school has been a wonderful experience. the academics are more than we expected from a public school. the lifeskills that are applied really work.

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February 17, 2004
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Kyrene De Las Brisas School
777 N. Desert Breeze Blvd. E., Chandler, AZ  85226
(480) 783-4000
Last modified Kyrene De Las Brisas School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kyrene De Las Brisas School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 32 reviews. Top