When deciding to move to any city, families with kids should take the time to research the school districts within that city to see which one best suits the needs of their children. One of the benefits of moving to Chandler AZ is that it is home to the prestigious Chandler Unified School District.
The Chandler Unified School District (CUSD) covers over 80 square miles and accommodates over 40,000 students. CUSD contains 29 elementary schools, seven junior high schools, five high schools and three alternative schools. The district also includes five Chandler Traditional Academies at the elementary level and at the secondary level, the options of Arizona College Prep and the Chandler Early College program at Chandler Gilbert Community College.
Chandler Unified School District boasts that it is an “A” rated district for the fourth straight year. CUSD is one of only nine districts in the state that have earned this rating for all four years of the Arizona LEARNS letter grade accountability program. CUSD also boasts that it has 11 of the top 100 rated schools in the state of Arizona and is the only district in the state that holds this high honor. As well, the district is known for its outstanding athletic programs offering a variety of sports including football, soccer, volleyball, baseball, swimming, basketball, and even badminton.
When your family is moving to Chandler AZ, perhaps you have decided that you prefer private schools. According to the Private School Review, Chandler boasts 22 private schools, serving approximately 3,462 students. Among these private schools are 6 middle and high schools, including the prestigious Seton Catholic Prep School, and 16 elementary schools.
If your family has decided that they are moving to Chandler AZ, call me at Liz Harris Realty to assist you in deciding which area has the schools are best for the needs of your family. Liz Harris has helped numerous clients in finding their new home and can assist you and your family as well.