Ms. Dalby
 the Circle Cross Ranch Staff 
are PROUD to say:
 Circle Cross S.T.E.M. Academy is an "A" Rated School 
by the Arizona Department of Education & A+ School of Excellence by the Arizona Educational Foundation
Congratulations Cheetahs!! 

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Message From the Principal

Dear Parents,

  Congratulations to all Circle Cross Ranch K-8 S.T.E.M. Academy students for completing 100% of AZ Merit Tests!  Our school had a 100% completion rate and we are very appreciative to all of our families that helped our students get good rest and breakfast during testing.  Our students did an excellent job testing and our teachers commented on hour serious everyone took their exams.

  We want to remind parents and students that we will be celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week, May 1st – 5th.  We are sending home a flyer that will note special recognition days during the week.  We encourage parents and students to take time to acknowledge anyone on our staff this week that has made a positive impact on you this year.  Thank you for taking the time to show your appreciation to our staff, this will mean so much to them to hear how they have made a positive difference in your child’s life. 

   We hope that you will join us for some other very special events happening in May at CCR.  Please mark your calendars for the following dates and times:

 ·         CCR School Wide Talent show – Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 6p.m.  (cost is $2 per adult and $1 per student – CCR Café – All profits will benefit our Student Council)

·         CCR Band Concert – Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6 p.m.

·         Kindergarten Celebration of Learning Program – Tuesday, May 30th at 9 a.m. in the cafeteria.  Please be aware that this is the LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL F.U.S.D. KINDERGARTENERS and parents will take their child home at the conclusion of the ceremony    Kindergarten report cards, Next year’s teacher and suggested school supply list will go home on Friday, May 26, 2017 

·         8th Grade Promotion Ceremony – Friday, May 26th at 6:30 p.m. in the CCR gym.  Please be aware that this is the LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL F.U.S.D. 8th GRADERS - 8th grade report cards will be mailed out on Monday, May 22nd.

·         Report Cards, Student Placement Letters and Suggested School Supply Lists for 2017- 2018

o   1st – 5th grade report cards will be given to students to bring home on Wednesday, May 31st.

o   6th – 7th grade report cards will be mailed out on Wednesday, May 31st

o   1st – 3rd grade students will receive a 2017-2018 placement letter and suggested school supply list with their report card.

o   Junior high students will receive their 2017-2018 student schedules by mail after July 4th.

o   Schedules will also be available at Meet the teacher in July.

We look forward to a busy and fun month of May together as we wrap up a wonderful school year. 



Rebecca Hendry


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S.T.E.M. Academy
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Free Full Day Kindergarten

FREE Full Day Kindergarten 
for 2017-2018: 

We are pleased to announce we will be offering Full Day Kindergarten for FREE for the 2017-2018 school year!  Please stop by our office to pick up a registration packet.

School Hours


           School Hours:                 Early Release Hours:
 Kinder - 8th Grade:                       Kinder - 8th Grade:
 8:15 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.                        8:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

 OCS/Athletics release @ 5:00 p.m.
No OCS/Athletics on ER Days 

PLEASE NOTE:  Students may not be on campus before 7:50 a.m. as there is no adult supervision
Office Hours:
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Early Release Days Office Hours:
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Attendance Line: 480-987-7609

Phone Number: 480-987-7600
Fax Number: 480-888-0349

Substitutes Needed

Community Education

Community Education offers the following classes at the Community Education Center located at 29895 North Desert Willow Blv. San Tan Valley, AZ 85143


Upcoming Cheetah Events

  • Welcome Back
    First day of School is Monday, July 24, 2017.
    Meet the Teacher is Wednesday July 19, 2017 for Kinder and 1st
    Meet the Teacher is Thursday July 20, 2017 for 2nd- 8th grade
    Posted Jun 5, 2017, 2:05 PM by Candice Wahlstrom
  • NEW 17-18 Breakfast & Lunch Prices
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          Breakfast Price
              Student $1.45
              Adult $1.80

          Lunch Price
              Student $2.65
              Adult $3.15
    Posted Apr 17, 2017, 11:18 AM by Michelle Green
  • Open Enrollment
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    Circle Cross Ranch K-8 S.T.E.M. Academy is currently accepting open enrollment for all grade levels for the 17-18 school year.  If you would like to enroll your student in a S.T.E.M. based school, click this link to complete the application: Open Enrollment Application.  Once you have been accepted, you will need to complete a registration packet.  If you have any questions, please call the office at 480-987-7600.  
    Posted Apr 11, 2017, 7:59 AM by Michelle Green
  • Kindergarten Registration/Screenings

    2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration is almost here.  See dates below for registration dates and screening dates:

    Registration/Screening Dates
    Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ 3:30pm - 6pm
    Thursday, May 18, 2017 @ 3:30pm - 6pm
    Thursday, June 8, 2017 @ 8am - 3pm
    Wednesday, July 12, 2017 @ 8am - 3pm

    Registration packets can be picked up in the front office or you can print out online under about us.  Once we receive the completed registration packet with birth certificate, shot records, proof of residency, and copy of parent ID we will set up a screening date.  If you have any questions, stop by the office. 

    Posted Apr 19, 2017, 8:43 AM by Michelle Green
  • 17-18 Supplies List
    Posted Jun 5, 2017, 1:58 PM by Candice Wahlstrom
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A+ School of Excellence

We are very proud to announce that CCR K-8 STEM Academy received the A+ School of Excellence Award by the Arizona Educational Foundation!  This means that our school will have an A+ school rating for the next three and a half years! 

We would like to thank our judges from the Arizona Educational Foundation for taking time to visit our school.  They spent almost two full days at CCR, evaluating our school and classrooms, and speaking with staff, students and parents. 

We would also like to thank our Superintendent, Dr. Fuller, FUSD Board Members, CCR Parents and Community Members for their support with our application and site visit.

This is a proud day for our school, staff, students and district! We are honored by this achievement and will continue to strive for excellence in everything we do.

Kids Club Before and After School Care

FUSD STEAM Prep - Kids Club Before and After School Care, will be opening on Monday, February 1, 2016 at the following sites: Magma K-8, Skyline K-8, Circle Cross K-8 and Copper Basin K-8. Kids Club locations are licensed through Arizona Department of Health Services and we are a DES provider.

Before School (AM) Kids Club will be open from 6:00 am - 7:50 am - the weekly cost per student is $28.00

After School (PM) Kids Club will be open from 3:15 pm - 6:00 pm - the weekly cost per student is $57.00

Early Release Days - the student will go straight to After School (PM) Kids Club

There is a annual registration fee of $50.00 per student.  If you have more than one student attending, the parent will receive a 10% family discount. 

Parents will need to register their child at STEAM Prep Academy located at 29895 N. Desert Willow Blvd.  San Tan Valley, AZ  85143

For further information, please call:  480-987-5370 or 480-987-5385

Circle Cross Ranch S.T.E.M. Academy Implementation Plan