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45 S 3rd Ave

Avondale, AZ 85323

(623) 772-5100

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 824

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Michael Anderson

Michael Anderson is one of the best schools in the district. The teachers and administrators really care for their students and always push them to do their very best... Keep up the excellent work M.A.S.!

Posted by a parent on 07/03/13

This school epitomizes innovation and compassion. Teachers and staff members are highly skilled and care about their mission to educate students- everything at this school is about empowering youth for success. *Don't let the older-facility's appearance fool you: this is a fantastic school.

Posted by a parent on 05/26/11

do not send kids you care about to this school. If you send your kids to school because the law says you have too, this is a great school for you.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/11

The 2009-2010 school year has been the best yet at this school! The leadership team at MAS is responsive and dedicated to high student achievement. The overall 'tone' on campus is safe, motivated and purposeful. Implementing a school-wide discipline approach has been powerful and effective. Communications ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/10

My niece and nephews go there. They are always talking about what they learn and about their teachers. Always good things.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/09

I feel that Michael Anderson School has some of the best students and teachers in the district. The teachers are extremely dedicated and the students are very respectful and care about each other. I feel that the students and staff live up to the motto of the school 'Dream big and work Hard'. Michael ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/25/08

I love this school. my favorite teacher is ms.garcia.

Posted by a student on 12/24/08

I love this school! I have seen many improvements in my daughter, just in the first year she was there!

Posted by a parent on 06/30/08

Depressing enviroment. Run down physically. A happy enviroment is a learning enviroment. How are the students suppose to be motivated to learn when they are surround with sub-standard learning enviroment. School not performing. There is never a reason that a school should be underperforming! Children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/18/08

The School needs to have higher expectations for our children. My child likes her teacher's and the school. I feel I can communictate with them when I need to. Administration at the school needs more work/improvement. The school is o.k. for temp. stay. I would not recommend for any child to stay long ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/25/08

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Test scores for Michael Anderson

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Michael Anderson
Avondale Elementary District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Avondale schools — Michael Anderson is located at 45 S 3rd Ave, Avondale AZ 85323. 45 S 3rd Ave is in the 85323 ZIP code in Avondale, AZ The school district for Michael Anderson is the Avondale Elementary District. Michael Anderson is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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