Admittance criteria for Ward Traditional Academy for third through eighth grade is as follows: (Please bring documentation of the following with you when registering.)
- Earn an A or B in reading and math on most recent report card.
- Score at proficient or higher in reading and math on state tests (i.e., NWEA, AzMERIT).
- Submit a completed Registration Packet (2018-2019) with Open Enrollment form.
Only students new to the Tempe Elementary School District will need to complete a registration packet.
Once accepted, middle school students (sixth through eighth grade) will complete a Course Request form.
Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now underway. Please visit our Enrollment page to download a registration packet.
All parents of Ward Traditional Academy students will need to read and sign a Parent Contract.
Our order of student acceptance is as follows:
- Siblings first
- Neighborhood (McClintock Rd. and Price Rd., Southern Ave. and the 60 freeway)
- All other applicants
Please bring all above information to Ward Traditional Academy, 1965 E. Hermosa Dr., Tempe, Arizona 85282.