What makes Tempe distinct, diverse, and dynamic? These are the questions that Tempe Elementary students answered to be entered into the Tempe History Museum sponsored a writing contest for our fourth- through eighth-grade students.
Nearly 11,500 students in the Tempe Elementary School District will benefit from a recent $180,000 grant to help all students receive fresh, scratch-cooked, healthy meals at school by transforming school food operations in Tempe.
Every Wednesday morning before the first bell rings at Hudson Elementary, the corner of Sarah Shipe’s first-grade classroom is transformed into “Books and Braids” Salon, a warm and inviting “girly-looking” place where girls go to get their hair “done” and read some books, one-on-one with “Sarah,”...
Tempe Elementary School District is honored to announce our 2018 Tempe Diablos Charities Excellence in Education Award finalists!
A new pair of shoes can really go the extra mile in creating an impact on a child’s life! Thew Elementary fourth-graders received a big surprise last week when Snooze: an A.M. Eatery, local breakfast and lunch restaurant, donated 100 shoes to their entire class.
Last year Tempe Elementary held its first ever Tech Showcase and it was received with wide acclaim. Looking to expand on the success, Instructional Excellence (IE) once again hosted the showcase at the Bustoz Professional Learning Center.
The Hudson PTA invites you and your family for a night of fun at the Hudson Art Gallery on Thursday, March 1 from 6 - 7 p.m.
Wood Librarian Malinda Maruca was excited to find out that Wood Elementary was selected as one of 50 school libraries in Arizona to receive the Barbara Park Memorial Grant.
If you ask Student Support Coach Kirsten Proctor what the background photo on her iPhone was for the past year, she will proudly say it was a selfie of her with renowned American Educator Ron Clark.
Teachers are constantly looking for ways to incorporate Project Based Learning (PBL) in their classrooms.
Aguilar Elementary celebrated Kindness Week January 22-26, 2018 with free hugs, high fives and fist bumps, kind letter writing, friendly photos, buddy reading, and other gestures of kindness
02/08/2018 4:00 AM
It sure was a different world in 1952! Ward Traditional Academy Grandparent and Retired Tempe Elementary Educator Donna Higgins – or Grandma Higgins as she likes to be called – visited WTA first-graders to share how life was like when she was a first-grader.
02/08/2018 3:30 AM
The school parking lot had completely filled up as the sun went down last Thursday evening at Rover Elementary. Parents and children were walking in, welcome banners were posted on the wall, and classroom doors were wide-open awaiting visitors.
02/08/2018 3:00 AM
In Enriquez’s words, a parent liaison must “wear many hats” due to the flexible nature of the position. A parent liaison is constantly on their toes and always willing to do whatever needs to be done.
02/08/2018 2:00 AM
Connolly Middle School parents, students, and staff celebrated the starry night sky at the school’s annual Stargazing Event on Thursday, February 1.
02/08/2018 1:30 AM
Every day there are countless Tempe Elementary employees who continuously work hard to make sure students are able to make the most of their time at school and reach their full potential.
Congratulations to Aviel (Avi) Martinez Mason, eighth-grader from Gililland Middle School, champion of the 2018 Tempe Elementary School District Spelling Bee!
Meyer Montessori offers a unique learning environment that is observable the minute you step into the school.
Almost eight years ago, Lynch was at a crossroads and wasn’t sure which career she was going to step into. Thanks to a suggestion from a family member, Lynch decided to apply for an Instructional Assistant (IA) position at the Tempe Elementary School District.
Tempe Academy of International Studies (TAIS) was recently recognized by the Arizona Milk Producers and the Phoenix Suns at an all-school assembly because of increased breakfast participation by more than 200 percent.
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