Details overview

Hours 07:30 AM - 03:05 PM
School leader Jeff Geyer
District Creighton Elementary District
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 100

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 4 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Required credentials for lead staff Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 84% 44%
Black 6% 5%
White 4% 41%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 5%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 92% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
2
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Gardening
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Camelback Senior High
  North Senior High
  Arcadia Senior High

Awards

Academic award Increase One Letter Grade AZLEARNS
Year received 2014

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation details There are several near by day care centers that transport kids to and from the school in vans.
Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Smartpractice
Partner website Http://www.smartpractice.com/
Partner Phoenix Theater Company
Partner website Http://www.phoenixtheatre.com/

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 75
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 980
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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