Children who are 5 by August 31 may enroll NOW in kindergarten for 2023-24!
Not quite 5?
Children who turn 5 between September 1 and December 31, 2023 may participate in Kindergarten Readiness Testing for EARLY ENTRANCE into kindergarten! Testing available NOW! Click to LEARN MORE and REGISTER!
CUSD's Portrait of a Learner Initiative
With input from more than 100 stakeholders, CUSD identified six attributes essential to student success beyond graduation that our students will build as they move and grow through our schools and district. Click to find out more.
Principal's State of the School January 2023
See the recording of Principal Hale's State of the School Presentation
Mandarin Dual Language Immersion Program
NOW OPEN! Click here to complete an application for the Mandarin Dual Language Immersion program for the 2023-2024 school year!
Tax Credit Donations
Arizona law enables taxpayers a tax credit contribution of up to $200 or $400 per calendar year (depending on filing status) for contributions that fund extracurricular activities in public schools. A tax credit is a full refund, not a deduction! Click here for details.
Health Office Donations Needed
Our Health Office is in need of children's clothing and shoes. Especially appreciated would be small pants that fit kindergarten & 1st graders.
Welcome to Tarwater Elementary!
At Tarwater, home of the Toros, all staff members take responsibility for children's character development and academic growth. We take great pride in working together to help children become life-long learners with a strong moral character. Our staff is committed to helping all students achieve, and we target students' individual learning styles to best meet the needs of our children. A caring, family atmosphere welcomes students and parents and creates a safe learning environment. Students and staff are proud to call Tarwater their home, and we warmly welcome you as part of the Toro Family!-- Diane Hale, Principal
What's Happening Around Tarwater
June 14, 2023
June 17, 2023
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM Come Drive the Bus Event
June 28, 2023
Tarwater Elementary Photo Albums
2023 Lunar New Year Celebration
Second Grade Patriotic Performance
Photo Album - September 2022
Tarwater Lunar New Year Celebration
Photo Album - February 2022