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About Calibre Academy

We Have Faith In Our Students’ Futures

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.

Our

History

Since 2002, Calibre Academy has been a partner in the Surprise education community. As a tuition-free public charter school, we offer full-day kindergarten, athletics, performing arts programs, exceptional student programs, and so much more! Please explore our website and see the difference a Calibre education can make for your child! Calibre Academy a tuition-free public charter school offering grades K-8 in an educational environment that promotes development and growth for the whole child by integrating principles of character development with a challenging academic curriculum. With highly-qualified teachers on staff, we offer individualized learning for every student. All-day kindergarten, exceptional learning programs, performing arts programs, and a full athletics program available to all students are just some of the opportunities we offer at Calibre Academy. Additionally, we are proud to offer a tuition based pre-K program to incorporate early childhood education opportunities. We encourage you to explore the website to learn more about Calibre Academy.

All students, regardless of their individual backgrounds, talents, and abilities are encouraged to achieve their personal best at every level. Responsibility for oneself as well as for the community of learners within the school is taught and reinforced daily through learning activities and educational opportunities.

As members of the Arizona Charter Schools Association our school is evaluated for academic, fiscal, and operational compliance annually. We are held accountable for students academic performance and compliance with state laws and management of public funding. We are also a recognized public school receiving an “A” by the Arizona Department of Education.

Calibre

Mission

  • Accept each student as a unique individual and develop the whole person.
  • Provide a quality education which ensures each student a solid foundation with strong core academics skills.
  • Ensure a safe learning environment.
  • Expand international awareness and inter-cultural understanding through literature, art, music, and foreign language.
  • Increase each student’s confidence, encourage character development, instill a desire to be a lifelong learner and to become a contributing member of society.

The Calibre Academy educational environment promotes development and growth of the whole child by integrating principles of character development with a challenging academic curriculum. All students, regardless of their individual backgrounds, talents, and abilities are encouraged to achieve their personal best at every level. Responsibility for oneself as well as for the community of learners within the school is taught and reinforced daily through learning activities and educational opportunities.

Students are guided through the growing and learning experience by positive adult role-modeling and effective instructional practices. Maintaining a professional, warm, and invigorating environment for our students is a daily expectation of staff members.

Our

Teachers & Staff

Rebeca Venegas

Principal

Sharon Kaplan

Vice Principal

Cathy Schneider

Principal’s Asssistant

Michelle Lambino

Administrative Assistants

Jodi Barahona

Administrative Assistants

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