Dear Parents and Students,


We are delighted to welcome you to the beginning of another school year. We hope you and your child are ready for an exciting year!  We look forward to working with you and your child to make this school year a valuable and rewarding learning experience.

In order to promote a positive learning environment, the following rules will apply in our classrooms.



  1. Practice Respect
  2. Accept Responsibility
  3. Work Together
  4. Stay Safe

Further information on class schedules, grading scales and discipline plans will be explained in the syllabus to be provided during the first week of school.  If you have questions, please feel free to make an appointment.  The main office number is 602.237.7040.  The contact information for the 5th/6th grade team is as follows:

Ms. Long (5th Grade ELA):             ext. 3445     Rm. 163

Ms. Watson (5th/6th Grade Math):   ext. 3446     Rm. 164

Mrs. Blakely (5th/6th Grade Math):  ext. 3443     Rm. 159

Mrs. Maxi (5th Grade Science)       ext. 3447      Rm. 167

Mr. Shepard (5th Grade Social Studies)  ext. 3444     Rm. 161

Mrs. Kaufman (6th Grade ELA)          ext. 3449    Rm. 169

Mrs. Bowers (6th Grade Social Studies)  ext. 3448   Rm. 167

Ms. Hallman (6th Grade Science)     ext. 3450      Rm. 170

Again, we look forward to meeting you and getting to know your child!


The 5th and 6th Grade Team