Nathan Hale Elementary
Cindy Kemp, Principal

Important Numbers

Attendance: 480-472-7440
Health Office: 480-472-7445
Cafeteria: 480-472-7398
Main Office: 480-472-7400
Fax: 480-472-7377

Character Counts

In addition to the development of students' intellectual and social skills, we firmly believe in the development of excellent character.  Part of becoming a responsible citizen is recognition of the rights of others, and of equal importance, the acceptance of one's actions.  Hale uses the six pillars of character as a tool to build character and to reinforce our campus code of conduct.  For the month of September, Hale will focus on the character quality, RESPECT.  (golden rule, tolerance and acceptance, nonviolence, courtesy to others)

Happenings at Hale

This Week:

Tuesday, Sept. 13:  PTO Meeting at 2:30 p.m. in the Media Center

Wednesday, Sept. 14:  Early Release at 11:45 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 15:  Hale Night at the Soda Shop
                                 STEAM Club starts


Looking Ahead

Monday, Sept. 26 Student Council Meeting in room 38 2:15 - 2:45 p.m. 

Tuesday, Sept. 27 Picture Day

Friday, Oct. 7 Early Release at 11:45 a.m.  End of Grading period

October 10 - 14, 2016 Fall Break




AzMERIT, High Expectations and You

AzMERIT is the assessment given to third- through 11th-graders in Arizona that determines how students are learning based on Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards. In November 2014, the Arizona State Board of Education voted to replace AIMS with AzMERIT.  In Spring 2015, approximately 45,000 Mesa students took AzMERIT assessments in English Language Arts (ELA) and Math on computer or on paper. Parents are expected to receive their child's AzMERIT score report by November 2015.

AzMERIT Sample Tests

AzMERIT Parent Brochure

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              Hale Heros

ECA Contributions


Kids Corner

Lunch Menu

MyMPS Portal

School Hours

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Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Fridays  7:45 - 2:15

Wednesdays  7:45 - 1:15

Curbside Drop Off & Pick Up

carPlease observe the following procedures in order to keep everyone safe.

  • Pull forward as far as possible to make room for others behind you.
  • Students should exit the vehicle on the side at the curb.
  • Please use designated crosswalk in the parking lot.
  • Never block the crosswalk.
  • Never allow children to walk through cars or cross traffic lanes without an adult.
  • Safety is our top priority.  Be alert, and please, be courteous.
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