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500 East Rancho Road
Payson, AZ 85541

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(928) 474-2070
(928) 472-2045
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November 05, 2014
Wonderful teachers and the new principal is great! My daughters teacher is very eager in helping her excel.

- submitted by a parent

September 11, 2014
PE is in an interesting school. We are thrilled with the teacher and the progress my child is making. As a parent, you want your child to be challenged and the staff is willing to make sure that happens, pushing the kids to succeed. The school is old and a little funky-the gym has carpeting and no room for activities. The biggest concern is the bullying problem that has not been addressed since the bully's parent is a teacher. This is a well known issue amongst parents. Hopefully the school and principal will realize no child should be exempt from the no bullying rule.

- submitted by a parent

April 25, 2014
Payson elementary My oldest autistic son attended this school an number of parents have complaints about the consistent neglect of our children . My son tripped over another students chair and 4 hours and 2 teachers later they did not notice or report his noticeable limp. I would never recommend any responsible parent to allow their child to attend this institution. I can back this up with medical bills and pictures. Thankyou

- submitted by a parent

April 18, 2014
My children have been attending Payson elementary since 2006 (which totals 14 teachers so far!). My husband and I have never been disappointed with this school. The teachers are experienced & highly qualified. The new principal (2013) is outstanding. He is young & has a fresh perspective & has made a lot of positive changes. The only complaint I have is that PES is a bit overcrowded this year (2014), to which the district is aware & in the works currently to modify the campus. The only real problem with this is that the lunch room is small and so cafeteria time is limited & crowded. I noticed a previous review about disappointment in their special needs program: PES's special needs curriculum is no different than the rest of the state of Az: it's all the same wherever you go in the state.

- submitted by a parent

December 06, 2005
My daughters second grade teacher is wonderful. I like the music and computer programs offered, too. However, this district has a terrible problem with its special services department. Many kids needing special education are overlooked. The State has been notified of the problems.

- submitted by a parent

October 15, 2002
Payson Elementary Elementary school has a staff of very qualified educators. They care about students academically and emotionally. They have high expectations and help students reach those expectations. Any student attending this school is receiving a quality education from very caring and proficient professionals.

- submitted by a community member
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Payson Elementary School
500 East Rancho Road, Payson, AZ  85541
(928) 474-2070
Last modified Payson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-2
Payson Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. Top