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Kyrene Elementary School District
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  • TEMPE, AZ

Monthly Update

4.11.2024

Superintendent Update: The final two months of the school year are upon us, bringing with them the celebrations and milestones we’ve come to expect across Kyrene. In the coming weeks, schools will be participating in the District Art Show, Gifted Showcase and Poetry Contest, just a few examples of the ways in which we will celebrate the achievements of our students. Learn More

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  5. Clubs & Activities
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  6. Administration
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8700 S KYRENE RD
TEMPE, AZ 85284
About Kyrene Elementary School District...

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Grades
PK, K-8
Total Schools
26
Students
14,372
From Kyrene Elementary School District

Kyrene School District is one of Arizona’s leading public school districts, providing excellence in education for 135 years. Kyrene is known for high academic achievement, with schools consistently outperforming peer districts, charter schools, and state averages on assessments and other academic benchmarks.

Kyrene comprises 26 schools (17 elementary, six middle, and three K-8). District boundaries encompass all of Ahwatukee and parts of Chandler, Guadalupe, Tempe, and the Gila River Indian Reservation. Kyrene enrolls approximately 14,000 students in grades K-8 and offers preschool options on nearly every elementary school campus.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
51%
Percent Proficient - Math
41%

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Kyrene Kindergarten has a challenging and comprehensive curriculum to ensure that your child will receive the individualized attention needed to excel. Your child will receive the foundation for lifelong learning when enrolled in our Kindergarten program. For admission to kindergarten, we recommend that children be five years old before September 1 of the current school year.

Students

Diversity
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Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
14,372
Free or Reduced Lunch
36.2%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
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Teachers in First/Second Year
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Finances

Expenses Per Student
$9,745 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    60%
  • Support Services
    36%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

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  1. Cost of Living
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  2. Good for Families
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  3. Housing
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Median Household Income
$72,022
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,472
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$382,100
National
$281,900

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