Tempe Elementary School District Superintendent Christine Busch is now a member of the Council of Champions for the Campaign for Grade-level Reading.
09/13/2018 4:32 PM
Frank Elementary first-graders recently had special guests during their lunch time. Police officers serving the Guadalupe community gathered at the school to distribute colorful backpacks full of school supplies along with a $20 gift certificate to Payless Shoe Store to every first-grader.
09/13/2018 4:27 PM
To celebrate National Arts in Education Week, we are spotlighting Fees College Preparatory Academy’s unique performing arts program led by Dance and Theatre Director Helen Buck-Pavlick.
09/13/2018 4:22 PM
Thew Elementary recently received a $2,000 donation from the Pac-12 Conference Extra Yard for Teachers Program, an annual salute to teachers supported by the Pac-12 and the College Football Playoff Foundation.
09/13/2018 4:11 PM
Throughout the 2018-2019 school year, Nevitt Elementary gifted education (PACE) students will continue participating in hands-on project-based learning (PBL) activities that promote their understanding of how their school is being rebuilt.
09/13/2018 4:05 PM
Each year, approximately 175,000 children ages 14 and under worldwide are diagnosed with cancer.
Since 2010, the Thrive to Five Family Resource Center has been supporting families with children ages zero through five in Tempe and the surrounding communities.
During Friday Finale on August 31, Arredondo Roadrunners running for Student Council gave their speeches. We are proud of all the candidates for having the courage to run for office.
08/31/2018 4:21 PM
Assurant Flood Insurance recently made a generous and impactful donation of backpacks, school supplies, and gift cards to Nevitt Elementary School.
At Curriculum Night on August 29, Arredondo's Roadrunners dedicated the 2nd & 3rd Grade Patriotic Performance in honor of Labor Day to the McCain Family. Thank you to everyone who attended Curriculum and Data Night! Families can access the links to classroom presentations at
08/30/2018 4:43 PM
The Tempe Elementary Native American Program welcomed over 130 parents and students at their first ever Back-to-School event for families who identify as Native American.
08/30/2018 4:37 PM
Being a first year principal, Denise Dunwoody is excited to bring fresh ideas to Tempe Academy while still keeping the fundamental mission of the school alive.
08/30/2018 4:02 PM
Do you speak a foreign language? The Tempe Elementary School District is looking for members of the community to provide interpreting and mentor services for Tempe students and parents during parent meetings and varied events at the schools.
08/23/2018 1:12 PM
Smeltzer 1, Smeltzer 2, and Smeltzer 3 are common phrases you will hear if you visit Ward Traditional Academy.
08/16/2018 3:47 PM
Queen Creek Unified and Tempe Elementary Principals Come Together through Heartfelt School Donation Drive
Nearly 17 years ago, Allison Carmichael accepted her first job as an Eighth-Grade English Teacher at Connolly Middle School. After many years of teaching and educational leadership, today Carmichael is the principal of Gateway Polytechnic Academy, a part of the Queen Creek Unified School District.
08/16/2018 3:37 PM
There’s a new face at Fuller Elementary School this year! Melissa Faeh joined the TD3 family over the summer as the new principal of Fuller.
08/16/2018 3:28 PM
Tempe Elementary School District employee Monique Harris, Senior Buyer in the Finance, Business, and Support Services Department, is on a mission to empower people of all ages to set and reach for their educational goals.
08/16/2018 3:21 PM
Join our team for the St. Jude's Walk/Run on Sept. 29!
08/10/2018 2:30 PM
Register Now for Fry’s Community Rewards to Help Arredondo Elementary School!
08/10/2018 2:00 PM
Each edition of the Wood Connection contains important academic information and dates, Wood events, and other great resources.
08/10/2018 1:22 PM