Parent University
2014-15 School Year

Welcome to Parent University, an opportunity to sharpen your skills as you work in one of life's most important and demanding pursuits. Parent University provides parents and caregivers with information about their vital role in shaping children's lives. Sessions focus on child development and effective parenting skills. The classes are presented by national consultants and prominent Valley educators. All parents and caregivers are invited. You DO NOT need to be a Mesa resident to attend.

To register for classes, follow the instructions in the Registration Form section.


Course Catalog

We are pleased to announce the Parent University course catalog for the 2014-15 school year. To browse through the catalog, please click the the language in which you'd like to view it.

English - Parent University 2014-15 Course Catalog *see updates below

Español - Universidad de Padres 2014-15 Catálogo de Cursos


Registration Form

After browsing the course catalog and choosing the class numbers of the classes you'd like to attend, please register for them by clicking here: Registration Form / Formulario de inscripción.      

If you have any questions about the catalog, please contact Nell Jean via phone at (480) 472-0371 or via email at


All announcements and updates related to classes will be posted here throughout the year.

01-23-2015 More Amazing New Classes added to our Spring schedule - see Parent University Calendar for more details about these classes.


         BASICS Just the Basics: Addition and Subtraction for grades 1-3

               Wednesday, April 29, 2015 6:30-8:30pm @ Lehi Elementary -- Updated 01-26-2015

         BASICS2 Just the Basics: Addition and Subtraction for grades 1-3

               Wednesday, May 6, 2015 6:30-8:30pm @ Stevenson Elementary

         POSITIVE3 Positive Discipline for Preschoolers 

               Thursdays from March 26 - May 7, 2015 6:00-8:00  @ Mendoza Elementary

STRENGTHS3 Stress and How to Manage It-CANCELLED

               Tuesdays, February 17 and 24, 2015 6:30-8:30pm @ Kino Jr. High


11-14-2014  New Class added to Spring Schedule

Finance1  How to Talk to your Kids about Money

Monday, March 30, 2015 at MacArthur Elementary.

See calendar for more details.



   Parenting on the Same Page (Class: H3) Originally Tues. April 7, 2015. Now Mon. April 6, 2015.


09-24-2014 Correction in BOLD

Parent University Course Catalog 2014-2015 -

Class: W4

  Catalog lists first class on April 1, 2015. No class on this date. Classes are only on April 8th, 15th, and 22nd.

Time and location are correct in Parent University Course Catalog and update on Parent University Calendar online.