Your Student Matters
We are K-8 elementary school with small classrooms so the focus is on the whole child and their learning experience.
We aim to develop relationships with the students and parents within our engaged community.
Mingus Springs offers a quality, well-rounded education for all students in a safe and nurturing environment, in partnership with our parents and community:
- Individualized instruction
- Small class sizes
- Learning outside of the four walls of the classroom through field trips
- Inclusion model for Title I and SPED students.
Years of Charter Schools in Arizona
We want to announce that this year is the 25th anniversary for charter schools in the state of Arizona!!! We appreciate that there is a choice in our wonderful state for education. Mingus Springs Charter School is in its 25th year of operation. We were one of the first charter schools in our area. We are proud of our students throughout the years and look forward to teaching their children and welcoming new families to our school.
Hours of Operation
K-3rd Grade: 8am – 2:30pm Mon-Thur
4th-8th Grade: 8am – 3:45pm Mon- Thur
7am – 5pm Mon-Thur
Education Rights Opportunity
Every student enrolled in Mingus Springs Charter School shall have an equal opportunity to participate fully in classroom instruction activities and shall not be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, homelessness or any other reason not related to the student’s individual capabilities.
Student to teacher ratio:
20:1 student to teacher with a ParaPro in K – 3rd
22:1 student to teacher with a ParaPro in 4th – 8th
Average Teacher Salary
Average salary of all teachers employed in the budget year:
Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year: –$3,245
Percentage increase: -7.9%
Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2018: $33,791
Total percentage increase in average teacher salary since FY 2018: 11.3%