A nationally renowned school situated in Phoenix, Arizona, Summit School of Ahwatukee preschool serves as the educational home of several hundred engaged, active students. A fully independent institution, the school is among the finest private educational entities not only in Arizona, but also throughout the country. The faculty, staff and administration at the school are committed to giving students throughout the area a foundation for learning certain to serve them well for the rest of their academic lives. Hundreds of satisfied families, as well as the impressive scholarly achievements of current students and graduates serve as testimony to the school’s standards, practices and instructional philosophies.
Class offerings at the facility span the preschool, elementary and middle school age groups, with enrolled students ranging from 2 1/2 to 13 years old. In order to provide these youngsters with an unrivaled educational experience, Summit School of Ahwatukee has a faculty comprised of experienced, admired and extremely skilled teachers. A laudable student-teacher ratio of 10:1, accomplished with the help of 32 exceptional instructors, offers each child an individualized approach to learning.
For an educational framework that parents, teachers and students throughout the region have found to be second to none, families across the region continue to turn to Summit School of Ahwatukee. Their reputation for success has been built upon our dedication to providing innovative, professional opportunities, a fact which is evidenced by the impressive volume of National Merit Scholars the school has produced. Across the past six graduating classes, 99% of Summit School of Ahwatukee alums have secured acceptance into the high schools of their choice. Outcomes like these demonstrate the effectiveness and groundbreaking nature of our approach to giving students the tools they need to succeed in every type of educational and social environment.
As the premier private school in Phoenix, the Summit School of Ahwatukee is extremely proud to have earned accreditation from multiple, nationally-recognized educational authorities. Among these achievements are a preschool credential from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and accreditation of Middle and Elementary programs from the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI).
In addition, the school enjoys membership in and fruitful relationships with educational associations such as:
* National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
* National Association of Independent Schools
* Arizona Association of Independent Schools
* Learning Forward
* Arizona Language Association
Overall enrollment for the 2014 school year stood at roughly 350 students. This represents a student population that is small enough to foster lasting, positive relationships among children as well as staff members. If you believe your children may benefit from the educational experiences offered at the Summit School of Ahwatukee, go ahead and schedule a visit and tour of the facilities. Their admissions director will be happy to take you through each class your child would likely attend, introduce you to teachers, staff and students and help you get a feel for what sets them apart from other schools. To learn more about Summit’s educational philosophy, admissions procedures and key enrollment deadlines, please get in touch with their staff today. The Summit School of Ahwatukee looks forward to providing you with all of the information necessary to make an informed decision about your child’s educational future.