Annunciation Catholic School serves K-8 students in the North Valley, including Cave Creek, Carefree, North Scottsdale,North Phoenix, Anthem and Happy Valley. The school is accredited through the Western Catholic Education Association.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 228 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,950
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
specific learning disability, Autism, Down Syndrome, Dyslexia
Year Founded
2009

Student Body

Total Students
228 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Annunciation Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(khaki for boys, plaid for girls, logo polo shirts for all)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Non-Catholic Tuition Rate = $6550
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,300
Admissions Director
Lynn Schwartz
Admissions Associate
Maria Garcia

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Clay Club, Entrepreneurship Club - ACS Store, STREAM Club, Young Vincentians Service Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Private music lessons

School Notes

What we offer:
  • Strong Catholic Identity: Daily religious instruction & prayer; weekly Mass: monthly Rosary; monthly Community Prayer
  • High Academic Standards
  • STREAM Model: STEM + Religion + Arts - focus on design process, problem solving, project based learning, career exploration
  • Class size limit: 25
  • Teacher aides in grade K-3
  • Full time Reading and Math Resource Teacher, special education certified
  • After school clubs; extended day supervision
  • Technology Integration: laptops, Chrome Books,  iPads, Smart Boards,online instructional support, coding
  • Art, PE, Music, Spanish
  • Athletics beginning in grade 5
  • 100% acceptance rate into Catholic High Schools
Profile last updated: 04/16/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 228 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,950
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Maricopa County, AZ is $10,278 for elementary schools and $14,161 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maricopa County, AZ is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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