The Peoria Traditional School will hold a second Open House to give parents an overview and tour of the school from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28.
The tour will highlight the Peoria Traditional School as one of Peoria Unified’s 12 Signature Programs.
WHO: Parents of kindergarten- through eighth-grade students
WHAT: Peoria Traditional School Open House
WHEN: 9 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 28
WHERE: Peoria Traditional School, located on the Coyote Hills Elementary School Campus, 21180 N. 87th Ave., Peoria, AZ 85382
The tour is open to any parent of an elementary school student who is looking for a more traditional school setting with a strong focus on character, patriotism and high standards for academics and behavior, all while in the K-12 public education setting.
Uniform attire is required of all students.
The tour will include an introduction to the school’s principal, Mr. Jim Davis, his staff and classroom observations of the smaller learning environment designed to challenge student.
The Peoria Traditional School is a K-8 elementary school housed within existing classrooms located on the Coyote Hills Elementary School campus.
As a school of choice, the Peoria Traditional School is not defined by geographical boundaries.
The traditional program develops a solid foundation of fundamental and higher-level thinking skills. Students are taught using standard curriculum with direct teaching techniques and non-interrupted whole-class instruction.
Parents and guardians who are interested in having their child attend the Peoria Traditional School will be required to complete an application. The school is tuition-free, however, a waiting list for all grades may be necessary.
The Peoria Unified School District serves more than 37,000 students in 34 elementary schools, seven high schools and one non-traditional high school. With ongoing open enrollment and unique educational opportunities, the district boasts a 95 percent high school graduation rate.
Peoria Unified prides itself on excelling schools, award-winning teachers, high test scores, specialized signature programs and championship sports programs.