Bales Elementary School

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25400 W Maricopa Rd

Buckeye, AZ 85326

(623) 847-8503

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 780

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

45 Parent Reviews for Bales Elementary School

My school is awesome because teachers care about students and go far above and beyond their duties to show it. My children are learning and growing by leaps and bounds!

Posted by a parent on 10/20/13

We moved here from out of state and had kids at Verrado for 2 years. Then we bought a home in the Bales precinct and this is our second year here. While it was initially a shock to get used to different demographics coming from Verrado, it has been a vary pleasant experience. YOU play a huge roll ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/13

I kid had came to bales for kinder - 3 grade and had been behind in many subjects like math and language arts the staff had also been rude to him and yelled at him for no reason he had once been sent to the office for losing his pencil and he was in kindergarten

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

My children attended this school and it was an awful experience. There are a handful of teachers who are there because they want to be and it shows. The other teachers party with parents and then talk about it at school! Special needs are not dealt with, bullying is not dealt with and the principal has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/05/12

This school overall to excellent. The principal and counselors worked with my child overtime to help him achieve. There are a few teachers who could use some sensitivity training and manners bot they don't teach that in college...

Posted by a parent on 04/10/12

I absolutely LOVE Bales Elementary School.. I have gotten to know the principal, office staff, teachers and other parents. I have spent the last three and a half months volunteering in my daughters classroom. Yes, there are issues but minor, the type every school has. Especially with diminishing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/11

We recently transferred our child to Bales, and we are very pleased with the result. Our child is happier and feels more at home. If it's your goal to let your child succeed amidst a multi-cultural and diverse group of students then this is a great place. The faculty is always responsive and the front ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/11

Great school I wouldn't have my kids anywhere else. The principal and staff are all great.

Posted by a parent on 02/16/10

I am a single parent that hold education in the highest of standards. My daughter began Kindergarten this year at Bale's Elementary and I am overwhelmed with the support from the staff, communication with the teachers and the Principal is outstanding!!! I am so happy I chose Bales Elementary for my daughter. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/25/09

Mr. Lugo is very involved with the students, always out when it's drop off or pick-up times. He is strict but loving but also loving with all students. The perfect balance. Teachers are great, office staff is always ready to help promptly, and is very kind.

Posted by a parent on 11/25/09

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Test scores for Bales Elementary School

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Bales Elementary School
Buckeye 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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Buckeye schools — Bales Elementary School is located at 25400 W Maricopa Rd, Buckeye AZ 85326. 25400 W Maricopa Rd is in the 85326 ZIP code in Buckeye, AZ The school district for Bales Elementary School is the Buckeye Elementary District. Bales Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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