Calibre Academy

Inspiring learners to soar through academic excellence

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Who We Are

K-8 School

With our roots in traditional educational programs, Calibre Academy emphasizes academic achievement, personal responsibility, and efficient study habits for all learners. Through early and on-going assessment and evaluation, educational needs are identified and appropriate instructional placements designed to meet learning styles and learning needs.

Calibre Academy is committed to our students, staff, teachers and the importance of the quality of our education. In accordance with A.R.S. §15-189.05, as added by Laws 2018, Ch. 285, §3, a school’s budget shall include the prominent display of the average salary of all teachers employed by the school for the budget and prior years, and the increase in the average salary of all teachers employed by the school for the budget year reported in dollars and percentage. Schools must also prominently post this information on their website home page separately from its budget.

Calibre FY22 Teacher Salary

Information is available to parents and guardians about the educational and teaching backgrounds in a particular academic content subject for all current employees upon request per ARS 15-183(F).

Calibre Academy K-8 School

An Individual Approach to Traditional Education

Are you looking for a K-8 charter school near Surprise, El Mirage, Wittman, Waddell, Sun City, AZ? Calibre Academy is a vibrant tuition-free charter school that is designed to meet your child’s unique educational needs.

Calibre Academy has been an essential part of Surprise’s education community since 2002. As a public charter school, we offer options for parents and students:

New K-8 Remote Learning Program

We are proud to announce our new, self-paced K-8 Remote Learning program, named Calibre Virtual Academy. This program takes place in a set school calendar that runs from August through May. The full-time curriculum meets or exceeds Arizona Department of Education standards, giving students a solid foundation for their education into high school and beyond. With exciting course options and extracurricular activities, students get the complete school experience from the comfort of their homes or remote learning setting. Students can work through the courses at their own pace, helping children and parents who have challenges with a more flexible schedule. Calibre Academy addresses each student’s unique educational needs with courses in language arts, math, science, art, social studies, physical education, and more. Their trained teachers are available to help students struggling with particular subjects, setting every student up for success. With open enrollment, it’s easy for parents to choose the Calibre Academy Remote Learning K-8 program for their children!

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The West Valley’s Premier K-8 Charter School

As an A Rated public school by the Arizona Department of Education, parents can rest assured that their student is in good hands at Calibre Academy. Our administrators and faculty pride themselves in providing a personalized educational experience for each and every student. As we enter our 20th year in the Surprise area, we are proud to serve families across the west valley!

Our focus is to prepare students to think critically, embrace and work through real-life challenges, and think outside the box. Our vision is to unlock the full potential of each student by creating intuitive, engaging, and effective learning experiences!

Expand Your Options

If your child is struggling in school, the problem might not be your child. Many children do not fit the standard education box. A charter school may be the right choice in K-8 schools near Surprise AZ.

Calibre Academy offers learning opportunities to help students excel. Our program emphasizes:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Study Habits
  • Personal Responsibility

Your child can be a great student. They just need the right environment and educators who understand and care for them. Contact us today to learn more about our unique approach to education.

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