Ellsworth Elementary School is the third elementary school within the J.O. Combs Unified School District. We educate nearly 900 Kindergarten through 6th grade children. Located in San Tan Valley, Arizona, we pride ourselves on having the best of the “small town” benefits while, at the same time, looking to the future with the most advanced technology and conveniences of the 21st century. We believe you can have it all!
Our school has attracted the best of the best teachers in Arizona. They care about the academic and social growth of our students. Being a neighborhood school, we care about each other and our accomplishments as families do. Parents and teachers work together for the personal success of each of our students, instilling personal qualities such as respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, and caring. We’re not just educating children; we’re raising and educating successful adults, citizens, and leaders of communities.
Our technologically advanced school, where each classroom is equipped with computers and interactive Smart boards, gives our students the tools they need to develop their bright futures. Through this technology our students have the opportunity to become active participants in their learning through the STARRS/Accelerated Reader Program and the Orchard Software program.
Ellsworth Elementary students also enjoy music, where our students excel in band and orchestra. And we have an awesome gifted program, and an effective English Language Learners (ELL) program.
If you recently moved to our area, welcome! Please check the district's boundary map or call the school office at (480) 882-3520 to verify that you live in the school's boundaries. Then visit our school or the district's Registration page to get enrollment paperwork and a list of the documents necessary for registration.
Our school's registration hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Wednesday registration hours are 10:00 a.m. to noon only.
An immunization record is required for registration. We can obtain immunization information from your child's previous school, but it will delay the enrollment process. We must receive all proper documentation before your child begins school. Your child will start on the school day after we complete the registration process.
Please contact us if you have any questions. We are happy to have you and your family at our school.