School District : A Public School

1605 Words Apr 30th, 2015 7 Pages
Kyrene School District is one of the top performing districts in the state. Nestled in Tempe, AZ, Kyrene is a school district with 17,831 students. On average our district spends $6,552 per year per student. 28% of students in this district accept reduced price meals. The most common ethnicities in our district identify as White, non-Hispanic or Hispanic. The Kyrene School District believes the primary focus of school is to provide opportunities for each student to learn and to facilitate the acquisition of skills and knowledge necessary to function successfully in our community and complex world.
Kyrene Centennial Middle School is a public school dedicated to achieving the educational goals of our students, while addressing their emotional and social needs, in a mutually respectful and safe environment. The principal here at Kyrene Centennial Middle School is Katherine Miller. We currently have1,072 children in attendance who identify as Asian; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 2% of our students have "limited English proficiency.", and 40% of the 1,072 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers here at Kyrene Centennial Middle School is 21:1.
The 8th grade team here at Kyrene Centennial Middle School spotlights the focus on technology learning tools preparing students for real world applications. Our test scores last year were higher than the state average in every subject. In Math our students averaged 66%, while…
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