Open House


Summit School of Ahwatukee  ~  LEARN TO LEAD

 Parents and the community are invited Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Open House  /  Curriculum Presentations  /   Student Art Exhibit

  • 5 – 7 pm              ART EXHIBIT:   Preschool – Eighth Grade Art ~  Multipurpose Room
  • 5 – 6 pm              MIDDLE SCHOOL PRESENTATION ~  Knowledge Center
  • 5 – 6 pm              KINDERGARTEN CURRICULUM PRESENTATION ~ Kindergarten classroom
  • 5:30 – 6:45 pm  OPEN HOUSE:    Elementary ~ Middle School  ~ Preschool

ART EXHIBIT:   Preschool – 5th grade and Middle School Art Elective:  5 – 7 pm in the Multipurpose Room

The Multipurpose Room is transformed into a gallery under the direction of visual arts teachers Kathleen and Selene Kupper.  Students display creative works related to art, architecture, design, engineering, textiles, and media arts.  Catch a glimpse of a previous year’s exhibition: http://summitschoolaz.org/academics/art

MIDDLE SCHOOL PRESENTATION:   5 – 6 pm in the Knowledge Center (Library)

Parents and Students are invited to hear about our highly successful, nationally accredited middle school program from middle school teachers and Head of School, Mark Bistricky. Understand why students excel academically and socially, preparing for success in high school, college and beyond.

KINDERGARTEN CURRICULUM PRESENTATION    5 – 6 pm

Join us in the kindergarten classroom, for a special curriculum presentation given by the teachers. See and understand the differences of a Summit Kindergarten education. View student work, projects, learning materials and examples of thematic integration. Discover why in 2011 The Association of Architecture Organizations (AAO) selected the Vitruvius Program at Summit School of Ahwatukee as the Winner of the National School award: the Best Art/Design/Architecture school program in the United States!

OPEN HOUSE:    Elementary and Middle School      5:30 – 6:45 pm

Parents and students are welcome to a self-guided tour of kindergarten through eighth grade to see examples of student projects and learning that demonstrate Summit’s educational approach of developing thinking and understanding, and to meet our highly experienced teachers.

Explore all grade level classrooms, the elementary and middle school science labs, Spanish classrooms, technology lab, library, and music room. On this evening the physical education teacher will be in the library.  The art studio will not be open, but student works will be on display in the multi-purpose room.

OPEN HOUSE:    Preschool     5:30 – 6:45 pm

At Summit, we are committed to our student’s personal and academic growth from the moment they enter our NAEYC accredited preschool, until the day they graduate eighth grade as young adults. Walk through the environment that ignites learning and joy.