CEE is an ‘A Rated’ school for 2014!

CEE is very proud to announce that it continues to be an ‘A Rated’ school by the AZ Department of Education. This distinction is the direct result of the dedication and efforts by our CEE family to continually encourage the development of our students. Our thanks go out to the teachers, parents and students for […]

Read More » | August 4, 2013 | Category: Events & Updates | Comments: none

Earth Day Education

Our Earth Day Celebration was a great learning experience for all! Artist/Author Christy Puetz worked with our students and showed them how to make Tin Can Robots out of recyclables. ASU’s College of Sustainability also visited and presented to our middle school students. To make our day even more complete, the City of Tempe conducted […]

Read More » | April 29, 2013 | Category: Events & Updates | Comments: none

Intel & ASU at CEE Update

As you know, Intel has partnered with Arizona State University, Michigan State University, and MIT’s Center for Transportation and Logistics to create a supply chain early awareness program. The program utilizes fun, hands-on activities that teach “Source, Make, Deliver, Reuse/Recycle” while also emphasizing STEM and Common Core Standards. Kindergarten students stepped into the world of […]

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Intel & ASU at CEE!

Volunteers from Intel and the W.P. Carey School of Business continue their outreach program at CEE! Kindergartners, 1st and 2nd graders are becoming supply chain experts. Each activity leads students through the “source, make, deliver, reuse-recycle” supply chain that emphasizes STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and common core principles. We are honored to be […]

Read More » | April 9, 2013 | Category: Events & Updates | Comments: none

Congrats Chess Club!

We are SO proud to announce that Amanda & Chase Bollinger, Matt Bergevin, and Tera & Sean Smeltzer received a team trophy at the most recent Chess Tournament! Thank you for representing CEE so well!!

Read More » | February 4, 2013 | Category: Events & Updates | Comments: none

You Be the Chemist!

A group of 25 5th – 8th have been dedicating their lunchtimes and recesses to prepare for a National Chemistry competition to be held in June. The top student in the state will compete in June  in Philadelphia with other 5th – 8th graders from around the country.

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Support our Mathletes!

A group of 11 dedicated 7th and 8th graders competed in a local math competition against 18 other Jr. High Schools at Chandler/Gilbert Community College this past weekend. Our excelling students have been working hard since September on Fridays after school to participate in the competition. We are VERY proud of you!!

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Now Accepting Enrollments for Next Year

It may seem early, but we are now accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year! Classes fill up fast so don’t delay!

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Thank You for a Great New Year!

A GREAT BIG thank you to all of our parent volunteers and staff who made our Holiday Concert, Gingerbread Shop and Annual Holiday Pancake Breakfast such a great success! We couldn’t have done it with you! Thank you for all you have done and continue to do!

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Children’s First Academy/Andre House

As another part of our philanthropic efforts, CEE continues to collect new or gently used blankets, children & adult clothing and small items for a holiday store for the benefit of  Children’s First Academy (a school for homeless and underprivileged children in Arizona) and Andre House (a local shelter). We are all enjoying the spirit […]

Read More » | November 30, 2012 | Category: Events & Updates | Comments: none

Student Corner


This section of our website is dedicated to sharing the collective student “voice”. We feel that it’s extremely important to give each of our students an opportunity to let their voice be heard in a larger forum.

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