Grijalva Information
Important Updates
District Information

PBIS Bronze Award
2017 PBISaz
Bronze Award Winner!

Important Dates 2017-2018
First Day for Students - Aug. 3
Labor Day - Sept. 4
Parent Teacher Conferences - Sept. 13-15. Students dismissed at 10:45 a.m.
Picture Day - Sept. 21

Grading Day - Oct. 6
Fall Break - Oct. 9-13
Picture Re-Take Day - Nov. 2
Veteran's Day - Nov. 10
Thanksgiving Recess - Nov. 23-24
Grading Day - Dec. 22
Winter Break - Dec. 25-Jan. 5
MLK Day - Jan. 15
Parent/Teacher Conferences - Feb.15-16. Students dismissed at 10:45 a.m.
Rodeo Vacation - Feb. 22-23
Grading Day - Mar. 16
Spring Break - Mar. 19-23
Spring Holiday (Good Friday) - March 30
Last Day for Students - May 24
Promotion Day - May 24

What Makes Us Special

Grijalva Elementary, named after Arizona Congressman Raul M. Grijalva, is located in Midvale Park. We are a K-5 school with a bilingual strand at each grade level. Grijalva Elementary is a recipient of the RAMP award (Recognized American School Counselors Association) which recognizes the absolute best practices in school counseling. Fewer than 200 schools in the United States have attained this recognition.

The Grijalva School Community promotes the success of all children by:

  • Supporting each child's academic, emotional and social success
  • Defining and communicating expectations
  • Modeling and acknowledging positive behaviors
  • Providing equitable educational opportunities for all children
  • Respecting all learners
  • Valuing a caring culture that extends to families and the community
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Good To Know Info

1795 West Drexel Road
Tucson, AZ 85746

Phone Numbers
(Please call if your child will be absent.)
Office: (520) 908-3600
Fax: (520) 908-3601

Office Hours
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Breakfast Hours
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM

School Hours
7:40 AM - 1:55 PM
Wednesday (Early Dismissal)
7:40 AM - 12:55 PM

The main gate will be open from 7:00-8:00.  Students who arrive after that time will need to be signed in at the Front Office.

Helpful Information
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