Masada Charter School opened in 2001 in Colorado City for students in kindergarten through 9th grades. The school uses the most up to date learning tools and desires parent’s involvement. Along with core subjects, the school also offers chorus, band, badminton, and debate. agriculture is offered as a vocational program.
The majority of the parents and students are very excited about the school stating the school is improving every year offering new and exciting ways for students to learn. One of the most popular is the project class that allows students to pick something they want to learn with a few of the latest courses being movie making and archery. The parents stated the teachers and staff work hard to create a learning environment where students can excel. Only one parent had negative comments stating there were no extra curricular activities their children were interested in doing. The school is quite big on parent involvement and enjoys having parents volunteering their time and energy to help with the school.
Students at the school did very well with the AIMS series of exams with percentage of 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 8th graders passing the exam being above average in all courses. Seventh graders were above average in reading and math but below average in writing.
Masada Charter School
365 West Cannon Avenue
Colorado City, AZ 86021