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About Palo Verde Middle School
All schools in the Washington Elementary School District are committed to achieving excellence for every child, every day, every opportunity. Palo Verde Middle School provides an exemplary middle school education for students with diverse needs and abilities. Eight academic teams provide specific instruction in the core academic areas. In addition, a variety of elective classes are offered. The school also offers gifted/accelerated classes for advanced students. Special needs classes for students with learning disabilities, mental handicaps, emotional challenges and language disabilities are also available. The staff is committed to providing the most effective education for academic, social and behavioral goals that stress accountability and responsibility for middle school-aged students. Palo Verde's curriculum is fully aligned with the Arizona State Standards. Art, music and PE are provided for all grade levels.
Our School's Mission
The mission of Palo Verde is to promote a partnership with parents and the community to empower all students to develop a responsibility to acquire knowledge by promoting academic excellence and the use of technology in a positive climate with dignity and respect for diversity. Summarized, this mission can be thought of as: Technology, Excellence, Achievement, Membership for all, Safety.