Arrowhead Christian Academy: Arrowhead Christian Academy (ACA), located in Glendale, Arizona (near the Phoenix city line), is a private K-12 school offering Bible-based training to all students. Our purpose is to offer a Biblically based education preparing the students to serve the Lord in the ministry or in a career of His leading. ACA was founded in 2000 with the prayer that God would use the school to raise up young people that will serve the Lord Jesus Christ.
Curriculum: It is our desire of ACA to provide the best curriculum in each subject and each grade that we possibly can, geared toward the average to above-average student. Curriculum is evaluated yearly and may require occasional changes in textbooks. We appreciate your flexibility in this matter as we strive for excellence in all areas. Book and curriculum lists are available in the office. Textbooks rented from ACA must be covered. No extra writing is allowed on book covers. For the sake of uniformity, the King James Version of the Bible is used in the classroom and chapels. Curriculum and Classroom: Curriculum and classroom instruction is designed to promote and develop a Biblical world view. We currently use curriculum from Bob Jones University Press, A Beka, and other publishers. Curriculum is routinely evaluated. Promotion and Retention: All decisions regarding promotion/retention rest with the administration for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.Failing grades in core academic subjects (Bible, English, math, science, history, reading/phonics) must be made up in approved summer school courses before a student will pass to the next grade. We provide a comprehensive K-12 curriculum that includes: Science: Science is taught from a literal six day creation/young earth view. Students will be exposed to other theories of origins as theories.
Physical Education: A consistent physical education program is offered for students in third through twelfth grade. Students are encouraged to work hard and accept the challenges of physical activity because many valuable life-long lessons can be learned through athletics.
Interscholastic Sports: Interscholastic sports provide a unique opportunity for both godly character development as well as athletic progress in the lives of our students. Participation in such activities is a privilege and is subject to school guidelines.
Music Program: Arrowhead Christian Academy's growing music program will work to develop an appreciation for God-honoring music as well as the skills to participate in the ministry of music. Other Programs include: - English/Speech - History - Math - Foreign Language - Bible - Fine Arts - Electives
Located in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory is a private co-educational Christian school for prekindergarten through 8th grade. Our school is a community of academic excellence where students of all levels are able to seek their full spiritual and academic potential. We partner with parents in the pursuit of preparing exemplary Christian citizens and servant leaders for high school.
We offer a challenging and stimulating curriculum with English and language arts, math, science, history, music, art, Spanish or Latin, computers, physical education, and library. Electives include band, choir, orchestra, additional computer classes, mechanical drawing & art classes.
All full time faculty hold ACSI teaching credentials and Department of Education teacher credentials. Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory is accredited by Association of Christian Schools International and North Central Association which are both charter members of the National Council for Private School Accreditation.
Located just north of Phoenix in Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona, On Stage Dance Academy offers dance, voice, keyboard and guitar lessons for children, teenagers and adults. Dance Classes include ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, tumbling and acrobat, leaps and turns as well as hip hop. As part of voice training all levels and styles of music such as classical, rock, pop, broadway, country, etc are taught. In our keyboard and guitar lessons students learn theory, performance techniques, and how to read music in the desired area of classical, rock, rhythm and blues, pop or country music.
Dance and the study of the arts offer more to children then just a fun activity. They help in their development, mobility and coordination in other activities, help to build a team oriented spirit, make friends, create lasting memories, build dreams and is a great way to have fun while staying active! The development of coordination, concentration, body awareness, strength, agility, self discipline, poise, and personal achievement are just a few of the areas which carry over to all other daily activities.
- Dance, Voice, Keyboard and Guitar Lessons for children and teenagers
- Dance Classes include ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, tumbling and acrobat, leaps and turns, hip hop
- Voice Training in various styles of music such as classical, rock, pop, broadway, country
- Keyboard and Guitar Classes in classical, rock, rhythm and blues, pop or country music
- Classes for Adults
- We also offer Teacher Classes and Certification
Located in Phoenix, Arizona, Morris Tutoring Associates offers private and group tutoring for elementary and high school in subjects including English grammar, writing, mathematics, history, social studies, chemistry, physics, biology, earth science, French, Spanish and Latin. Remedial Assistance Tutoring for readiness, language arts (reading, writing, spelling) & arithmetic is also available.
We provide academic evaluation with individual testing as well as test preparation for high school and college entrance exams including HSPT and SSAT, PSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Exams and ACT. Summer Programs are also offered.
We have built our reputation on service tailored to the needs of individual students. Our services are offered year round. At MTA, we pride ourselves on the quality of our instruction. We limit the number of students we accept to insure that we maintain our high standards. Weekend and evening sessions are offered, as well as parent consultation with the director, who can provide parents with ideas and teaching materials from our extensive resource library.
- Private and Group Tutoring for elementary & high school subjects including English grammar, writing, maths, history, social studies, chemistry, physics, biology, earth science, French, Spanish and Latin
- Test Preparation Courses such as High School Entrance Tests HSPT and SSAT as well as College Entrance Tests PSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Exams and ACT
- Remedial Assistance Tutoring for readiness, language arts & arithmetic
Located in Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona, Spisak Dance Academy offers dance programs for children, teenagers and adults. Programs include ballet, tap, jazz, acrobatics, pointe, contemporary dance, lyrical, hip hop. We offer a progressive dance program for all ages and all levels. Spisak Dance Academy was founded in Wickenburg, in 1960 by Ann Spisak, a professional dancer, wanting to provide a dance education for her two daughters. The rest, as they say, is history!
SDA has been educating dancers for 50 years! The recreational dancer, the career-minded or college bound student, adults wanting to continue their training and anyone who just wants to dance for fun - these are the students of Spisak Dance Academy! The thousands of children that have been in our classes have achieved personal as well as professional goals. Our former students are working professionally in every aspect of the entertainment industry. We are proud of our traditional curriculum that offers the core dance subjects of ballet, tap, jazz, and acrobatics, along with the current lyrical, hip hop and contemporary styles.
Stage Dreams Youth Theater is a fun, family-centered and nurturing educational theater program providing K-12 students with the opportunity to learn theatrical skills. Classes are held in convenient areas in the North West Valley of Phoenix, AZ. We provide Stage classes, Acting lessons, Voice Training, Theater Performance classes, and more. Our programs are designed so that kids can explore and develop their theatrical talents while maintaining a well-balanced family and academic life.
Stage Dreams provides a fun, safe and creative setting for children to create theater. Kids will have the opportunity to learn skills and have professional theater experience. To help them succeed, we provide high-quality expert instruction and support.
Seton Catholic Preparatory School is a private co-educational high school located southeast of Phoenix in Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona and offers a college preparatory curriculum with advanced and honors courses as well as college prep SAT and ACT for grades 9-12. Accredited through North Central Association (NCA) and Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA), Seton Catholic High School provides a college preparatory education with graduation requirements that meet or exceed college entrance criteria.
Ninety-nine percent of graduating seniors continue their education, many with college credits already earned through Advanced Placement courses. Each year the student body includes several National Merit Finalists and the average test scores for Seton Catholic graduates consistently exceed the overall average scores of college-bound Arizona students.