What is a charter school?
Charter schools are independently operated public schools. There is no charge to parents because funding comes from state and local taxes. Charter schools must meet the same academic requirements as traditional public schools but are also directly accountable to parents.
Why should my student select your school?
Imagine Prep is a tuition-free college preparatory school preparing students for college, career, and life. Imagine Prep is high energy, high-tech, and highly personalized. Here, academics are rigorous, not rigid, and students are empowered to learn at the speed of their personal potential… and live up to it!
Imagine Prep is a smaller learning community made up of students who want to be here, great teachers who share the same educational philosophy, a supportive administration and an enriching environment for students in grades 6-11. Imagine Prep has a proven curriculum aligned to state standards. Grades and student progress can be viewed on line to keep parents informed.
Can I attend your school?
As long as there is available space, anyone may attend any charter school in Arizona by completing the enrollment process. We do not accept students that have been expelled or are in the process of being expelled from another educational institution.
What are the attendance boundaries for the charter school?
Any student living in Arizona may attend.
What are the office hours?
For a complete listing of our office, education full & half day hours click here.
What is the focus of your curriculum?
We use a Curriculum which aligns with the State Standards. Click here for an overview.
Is your school free?
Yes, our school is a state-funded, independent public school that is free to all students. We do however, often have a waiting list.
Does Imagine Prep provide transportation?
Yes we do. Contact the front office for details.
Do you have a lunch program?
Yes. Lunch is available. We participates in the National School Lunch Program.
Does this school offer special education services?
Yes, as a public school, we provide special education services aligned with the student’s IEP.
Do you offer after school extra curricular activities?
Currently, there are extra curricular activities that are offered. However, they may vary from year to year, depending on the demand for the activity.
Are Imagine Schools teachers highly qualified?
Every Imagine Schools’ teacher meets or exceeds state and federal teaching requirements. All of our teachers hold at least a Bachelor’s degree and must demonstrate competence in the areas they teach. Most importantly, we recruit and hire teachers who are committed to upholding Imagine’s Shared Values and Six Measures of Excellence for every student in the school. Our teachers are screened thoroughly and interviewed by the school’s principal and staff.
Does your school have a dress code?
Yes, all students are required to adhere to our board approved dress code. For specific details please refer to our Parent/Student Handbook found. It can be found on our documents page, click here.