Main Phone: 602-347-2200
School Hours: 8:15 a.m. -3:15 p.m.
Early Release Wednesdays: 8:15 a.m. -1:45 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:45 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Early Release Wednesdays: 7:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m
Principal: Ashanti Givens
Assistant Principals: Aimee Wojciechowski, Robert Schumaker
At Manzanita Elementary School we are committed to: engaging in activities which promote and facilitate safety, respect and an environment of acceptance of all students; serving in leadership roles to support the success of students and staff; using appropriate teaching/learning strategies to foster the development and achievement of all students; providing consistent and timely monitoring analysis and adjustment of instruction to optimize student achievement; and involving the community in activities that affect the welfare of students and the school. Manzanita Elementary School provides art, music and PE for all grade levels.
Alyssa Weed, music teacher at Acacia Elementary School and Lindsey Peterson, WESD Governing Board Member, have been selected as a Top 10 finalists for the Arizona Educational Foundation Teacher of the Year Award.
WESD will be hosting a job fair to fill open positions in KidSpace, our before- and after-school care and school break program on Thursday, September 30 from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the WESD Administrative Center (4650 W. Sweetwater Ave.). The WESD has a variety of full- and part-time positions available.