Ward Traditional Academy

1965 East Hermosa Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282 | (480) 730-7100
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 461
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1965 East Hermosa Drive, Tempe, AZ 85282
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 461
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 214 (46.4%)
  • Females: 247 (53.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (6.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 28 (6.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ward Traditional Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian122.6%
Black378.0%
Asian357.6%
Hispanic9921.5%
White27860.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ward Traditional Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4610.0%
1st Grade459.8%
2nd Grade4910.6%
3rd Grade4810.4%
4th Grade5411.7%
5th Grade6413.9%
6th Grade6113.2%
7th Grade5712.4%
8th Grade378.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 62%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 6 Years
  • Average Salary: $36,837
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ward Traditional Academy Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,63362%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,04438%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Ward Traditional Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 13, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Overall the school was good, but some of the "policies" are absurd. In particular, were it not for my personal experience with the Principal Ms Curtis, I would rate this school much higher. My kids attended for several years.

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