Estes Elementary School

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  • Nominate a Marana Teacher as AEF Teacher of the Year!

    Nominations are now open for next year's Arizona Educational Foundation Arizona Teacher of the Year Award! The AEF Teacher of the Year program is the only statewide teacher recognition program that spotlights the contributions of ...

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  • MMS Student Wins District Spelling Bee

    46 Marana students from elementary, middle and K8 schools qualified to participate in the District Spelling Bee, as part of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

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  • Vote Marana Schools for Best of the NW!

    Tucson Local Media is running their Best of the Northwest contest, and we want to celebrate Marana Schools! Please take a few minutes to nominate OR vote for your favorite school/District/principal/teacher, among other categories ...

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  • MUSD Names 2022 Employees of the Year

    Teacher of the Year, Jessica Leonard (4th Grade @ Butterfield), Support Staff of the Year, Beverly Burgett (Food Services @ Marana Middle) and Exempt Employee of the Year, Marisa Castro (Social Worker), will be honored during an annual celebration this spring.

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Message from Principal - Mrs. Frederick

  • Colleen Frederick

    Estes Elementary, within the Marana Unified School District, is a preK-6 school offering the highest quality, inspiring and enriching education in a safe, nurturing, and award-winning learning environment. We are honored to have earned the coveted A+ School of Excellence™ Award from the Arizona Educational Foundation, as well as being named an Arizona Higher Performing School through the National Center for Educational Achievement. Estes was also awarded the prestigious 21st CCLC grant, providing funds toward before and after school enrichment clubs and intervention opportunities and programs for students... Principal's Full Message.

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    The habitat will be located near the Kindergarten playground and G-Building, with the hopes of adding to it and creating spaces for an outdoor classroom, pollinator garden and more. Garden materials and ...

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    Estes Elementary School participates in kindness activities and assemblies throughout the year, with a daily reminder of kindness through a prominent Ben’s Bells “Be Kind Mosaic Mural” on campus. Ben’s Bells murals serve as a great visual reminder to 'be kind' ...

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    Today our sprawling campus includes an amphitheater, a teaching garden, maker space, art classroom, preschool for 3 and 4-year olds, a tortoise habitat/butterfly garden, an athletic field with a running track and fitness ...

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    As the first elementary school in the Marana District, Estes takes pride in being an innovative leader for our families, offering students the opportunity to grow through unique projects and programs exclusive to our campus ...

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