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    Frequently Asked Questions

     Q What type of school focus will the new school have?
     A Auxier Elementary will be a dual CTA/Classic site.
     Q  What are the school's hours?
     A  Students will attend school from 8:40 am to 3:10 pm.
     Q  What is the dress code?
     We will have Monday through Thursday prescribed uniform dress, and Friday CUSD dress. A special Auxier Elementary polo will be available to purchase through our PTO.  The special uniform polo will contain our fourth school color.  Please visit our school's dress code page for more information.
     Q  What are the school colors?
     A Auxier's school colors are red, white, blue, and black (the fourth color was chosen by students).
     Q   What is the school's mascot?
     A We are the Auxier Aviators.
     Q What are the school's boundaries?
     A  Please click here to see the school's boundaries.
     Q Will Gifted/CATS be offered at the new school?
     A Parents will continue to have three options for gifted services in C.U.S.D., 1.)Knox Gifted Academy with bus transportation from each of our schools 2.)gifted satellite sites at Jacobson, Ryan and Santan Elementary Schools 3.)cluster gifted groupings at home school
     Q When will Open Enrollment be available?
     A Open enrollment for the 2015-16 school year began on Monday, January 12, 2015.
     Q Is Patterson Elementary staying a Dual CTA/Classic school?
     A  Yes.
     Q Will Open Enrollments follow you?
     A  Open Enrollments must be completed each school year.
     Q What is the progression of schools for Auxier Elementary?
     A Students in the Auxier boundary will attend Casteel High School (7th through 12th grades); however, C.U.S.D.'s Choice option includes any junior high school or high school as well as ACP Oakland or ACP Erie.
     Q  Will busing be provided to Auxier Elementary?
     A Yes, if you reside outside one (1) mile from the school or across a busy intersection bussing will be provided.
     Q How will Band and Orchestra be incorporated?
     A Band and orchestra will be held during the school day as a part of the block schedule.
     Q  Will the city or the district widen Power Road?
     A Power Road is governed by three municipalities; Gilbert, Chandler, and Maricopa County. All three entities would have to agree on any changes.
     Q  Will there be before and after school care available?
     A     Beyond the Bell (formerly known as Kids Express) will be available for before and after school care.  Please click here for more information about Kids Express.