Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 02:00 PM
School leader Kristina Brewer
District Marana Unified District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning At Roadrunner we educate, nurture, and inspire all to achieve lifelong success.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Parenting center
Performance stage
Playground
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education program details We provide a variety of programs to fit a multitude of Special Needs. Please contact our school for more information.
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Self-contained classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Deaf-blindness
Deafness
Developmental delay
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Hearing impairments
Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Traumatic brain injury
Visual impairment, including blindness
Other health impairment
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 58% 41%
Hispanic 35% 44%
Black 3% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 5%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 44% 49%
Male 56% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 79% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
7
Boys Sports
including: Kickball
22
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Soccer
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Kickball
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Soccer
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Drama club
Game club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Robotics club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Marana Middle School
  Marana High School
  Marana Career And Technical High School
Parent involvement details A folder is sent home each Tuesday that contains school news, fliers and communications from teachers to parents. In addition to this, we also utilize social media and email to communicate with our parents.

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
German
Italian
Spanish
Staff details We are dedicated to providing a safe and caring environment for our students to learn in. We are passionate about educating and inspiring our kids to achieve academic goals and become lifelong learners.

Neighborhood

Transportation details Special transportation is available for Special Needs students and for students who have been displaced.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Paperwork is available in the office and on-line. We require a current immunization record, birth certificate and proof of residency. Open enrollment is available to families who live outside of our boundaries, however parents will be responsible for transportation to and from school.
Learn more Http://maranausd.org/index.aspx?nid=370
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014