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See Kyrene de la Colina Elementary School celebrate its thirtieth anniversary

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  • Lauren Clark/Kyrene Elementary School District

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Date & Location

Friday, March 31st, 2017: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m,

Kyrene de la Colina Elementary School, 13612 S. 36th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85044

The community is welcome to attend 

The Event

Kyrene de la Colina Elementary School will recognize its 30th anniversary on Friday, March 31st with a school-wide celebration. Current and former staff and students will be in attendance. The school will be presenting a showcase, musical performances, guest speakers and more.

Kyrene de la Colina opened in 1987 and was the eighth school of 25 to be built in Kyrene Elementary School District. Today, Principal Kelley Brunner is proud to celebrate her sixth year at Colina, overseeing almost five hundred students.

“I love the community atmosphere we have here, and the commitment to doing ‘whatever it takes’ to support student learning,” Brunner said.

The third annual Colina Science Day is also occurring on March 31, 2017. All students spend the day rotating through science learning activities with support from Intel, Arizona State University and other volunteers. Their DISCOVERoom facility, which provides hands-on science opportunities for students, will also be a focus at the event.


The Kyrene Elementary School District is an excelling district serving more than 17,000 students in kindergarten through eighth grades at 25 schools. The District’s boundaries encompass parts of Tempe, Guadalupe, Ahwatukee, Chandler and the Gila River Indian Reservation. Kyrene accepts students who do not live within District boundaries through its Open Enrollment Program. To learn more about the Kyrene School District, visit or call (480) 541-1000.