Dove Mountain will be home to a new K-8 CSTEM School opening in the Fall of 2019! Students will experience rigorous Computer Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (CSTEM) academics, learning tools, technologies, and resources. This new school will offer full day FREE kindergarten, preschool, gifted education, special education, fine arts, before and after school care (LEAP), full-time Master level school counselors, health services, music, physical education, media room, athletics and more! More information is available from Marana Unified School District.
Currently, Dove Mountain students may attend public schools at Ironwood Elementary, Tortolita Middle School and Mountain View High School. District transportation is provided from Dove Mountain to all three schools. The Marana Unified School District was founded in the early 1920s and now boasts more than 13,000 students, 1,800 employees and 17 schools. Marana schools have a reputation for excellence; in fact, nine Marana schools have been designated “A Plus Schools” and three have received the “National Blue Ribbon” honor.
In addition, the Tucson area hosts several private schools, including the award winning Basis Charter School (K-12), Leman Academy of Excellence (K-8), Pusch Ridge Christian Academy (K-12), Salpointe Catholic High School (9-12) and The Gregory School (6-12). Tucson is home to the University of Arizona, a top-ranked public university with a stellar reputation in academics and athletics. Additionally, Pima Community College’s newest campus is just eight miles from Dove Mountain and offers a unique alternative to university life.