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Hours 7:30 AM - 3:05 PM
School leader Jeff Geyer, Principal
District Creighton Elementary District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

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
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Standards-based
Teacher-run
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

12
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 82% 43%
Black 7% 5%
White 5% 42%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 91% 47%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

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

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Organize fundraising events
Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
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

12
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff PE instructor
Music teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Smartpractice
  Phoenix Theater Company

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
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, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012