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English Classes

One hour English class for parents/guardians. Open to beginners, intermediate, and advanced learners. Topics: School, Health, Dentist, Job Interview, Post Office, and Emergency.

Thew School - Mondays - 8/26/19-3/23/20 - 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - 2130 E. Howe Ave - Tempe, AZ 85281

Nevitt School 
- Tuesdays - 8/27/19-3/24/20
- 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - 525 E. St. Anne Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85042  

Holdeman School 
- Wednesdays - 8/28/19-3/25/20
- 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - 1326 W. 18th St, Tempe, AZ 85281 

Frank School 
- Wednesdays - 8/28/19-3/26/20 - 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - 8409 S. Avenida Del Yaqui, Guadalupe, AZ 85283 

Register Here - Drop-ins welcome also! 

Math Classes

One hour and thirty-minute class for parents/guardians focused on learning different math skills.
All classes hosted at Bustoz Learning Center ((2020 E. Carson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282) from 9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Mathematics Multiplication Facts (Designed for Grades 3-6) - 10/17/19
Fractions (Designed for Grades 3-5) - 11/14/19
Addition and Subtraction Models - 1/30/20


Register Here - Drop-ins welcome also!

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30-minute make-and-take class for parent/guardian and their kindergartener. Materials aligned with Kinder Journeys and funded by Title III. 

Aguilar School - Thursdays - 8/29/19 - 3/27/20 - 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - 5800 S. Forest Ave. - Tempe, AZ 85283 
Curry School - Mondays - 8/28/19 - 3/25/20 - 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - 1974 E. Meadow Dr. - Tempe, AZ 85283        
Nevitt School
- Wednesdays - 8/28/19 - 3/25/20
 - 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 4525 E. St. Anne Ave - Phoenix, AZ 85042

Register Here - Drop-ins welcome also! 

Child Development Classes   

All classes are offered at Bustoz Learning Center (2020 E. Carson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282) from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.   

- 9/5/19 - Improve your thought process and ability to pay attention in a specific way.
Brain Development
 - 10/3/19 - Help stimulate your child's brain in a healthy way to help him/her thrive. 

Thinking Maps - 11/07/19 - Learn different ways to visualize ideas with eight different organizers.   

Register Here - Drop-ins welcome also!

notMYkid - Free Class Series

Inspiring Youth to Make Positive Life Choices

notMYkid was started in 1999 by Debbie and Steve Moak. The non-profit organization was born out of the real life experience of a family dealing with substance abuse. Today, notMYkid continues to flourish. The heart of our organization remains solidly committed to promoting positive life choices by educating youth, families, and communities about the consequences of destructive youth behaviors.

Presenting Classes at Tempe Elementary District - Bustoz Learning Center (2020 E. Carson Drive, Tempe, AZ 85282.) All classes begin at 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m.

Substance Abuse – 10/17/19
Body Image & Self-Esteem – 12/12/19 
Internet Safety – 3/19/20

Register Here - Drop-ins welcome also!

Thrive to Five Family Resource Center

Offering Free Classes & Resources to Families with Children Ages 0 to 5 Years Old

The Thrive to Five Family Resource Center is part of the Tempe Elementary School District and provides family support services and community referrals to parents and/or caregivers of children ages birth to five years old. Thrive to Five offers free educational programs including early literacy, nutrition, child development, art and literacy, STEAM, and kindergarten readiness classes to promote the understanding of early childhood development. Thrive to Five offers a two-generational approach giving families and caregivers the knowledge, skills, and resources to help children prepare for success in school.

Please visit for a list of current classes open for registration. 

Purpose of the Parent Classes: 

The purpose of these classes are to provide assistance and resources to parents so they are able to support their children's education. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact María Yañez.*

*Please note that Maria will be out of the country beginning Monday, September 16 and will return on Monday, September 30.

Parent Outreach Coach – María Yañez
(480) 275-1562 
2020 E. Carson Drive
Tempe, AZ 85282