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The Signature is Phoenix #1’s newsletter, intended for all students, parents and our community. Please click the link below to view the Spring 2018 edition. The Signature - Spring 2018 Noticias, Eventos y Recursos para Estudiantes, Padres y Nuestra Comunidad de la Primavera de 2018...

Superintendent Larry Weeks encourages all members of our district to immediately  “SEE SOMETHING. SAY SOMETHING” should they see anything that seems suspicious.  His letter sent to parents and staff outlines the measures we take to ensure safety, yet reminds that we must all be vigilant...

Students in grades 3-8 will begin AzMERIT testing in April. For more details regarding AzMERIT and Move on When Reading, please see: AzMERIT Letter for Parents of 3rd Graders AzMERIT Letter for Parents of 4th – 8th Graders...

Phoenix Elementary School District #1 Governing Board moved swiftly this week to prepare and approve a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in support of returning to pre 2014 flight paths for aircraft departing Sky Harbor Airport.  The flight paths that were changed in...

1/31/18 Dear Parent or Guardian: We are entering the time of year when we see influenza (flu) and other respiratory viruses at school. We want to let you know what steps we are taking to keep our school community healthy and how you can help. Respiratory infections, such...

PHOENIX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 GOVERNING BOARD PUBLIC NOTICE REGARDING CURRICULUM This is a public notice to inform the community that Phoenix Elementary School District #1 is providing a 60-day display of an alternative curriculum being piloted in self-contained special education classes for students with significant cognitive disabilities....

Please join us for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Art Exhibition at the Arizona State Capitol, 2nd Floor Mezzanine. Reception will be held Thursday, January 18 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. Entertainment will be provided by Herrera School Choir and Herrera School Dance Ensemble. Refreshments will...

table tr:nth-of-type(even) { background-color: #f6f6f6; } A New York Times article recently published a study conducted by researchers at Stanford University.  The study questions the reliability of performance scores to measure the success of school districts.  It takes a look at growth versus performance and...

The 2nd and 3rd grade students of Edison School hosted Donuts with Dad to show appreciation to a significant male figure in their lives - dads, uncles, grandpas and big brothers. The annual event gains more participants each year, and is followed by its equally...