Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Selethia Benn
District Imagine Elementary At Tempe Inc.
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Special Education

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 33% 43%
Black 30% 5%
White 24% 42%
American Indian/Alaska Native 6% 5%
Two or more races 5% 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 52% 49%
Male 48% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Football
10
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Cheerleading
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Flag football
Girls sports (misc.) Flag football
Clubs Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Girls on the Run
Math club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award East Valley School of the Year
Year received 2007

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Arizona State University
Partner website Asu.edu

Enrollment

Learn more Www.imaginetempe.org
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 330
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 315
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012