Welcome to Manzanita School 

Home of the Mustangs! 

 About Our School
All schools in the Washington Elementary School District are committed to achieving excellence for every child, every day, every opportunity. Manzanita Elementary School's curriculum is fully aligned with State Standards. Manzanita Elementary School is a neighborhood school. At Manzanita School we are committed to: engaging in activities which promote and facilitate safety, respect and an environment of acceptance of all students; serving in leadership roles to support the success of students and staff; using appropriate teaching/learning strategies to foster the development and achievement of all students; providing consistent and timely monitoring analysis and adjustment of instruction to optimize student achievement; and involving the community in activities that affect the welfare of students and the school. Manzanita Elementary School provides art, music and PE for all grade levels.

Our Vision
Together we: 
    Achieve Goals
    Develop Character

Our Mission
In order to prepare students to LEAD...
  • We will establish high expectations for life-long learners.
  • We will welcome and value our diverse families and community. 
  • We will work together as a collaborative team. 
  • We will provide a safe learning environment. 
  • We will empower students to demonstrate respect, integrity, and responsibility.

Recent Announcements

  • Manzanita's Virtual Classroom Schedule Let's keep learning!  Attached please find our Virtual Classroom Schedule.  Teachers have already reached out to their students with the link to access the virtual classroom.  
    Posted Apr 1, 2020, 12:48 PM by Diana Blevins
  • School Closed for the Remainder of the School Year **All schools in the WESD are closed for the remainder of the school year as directed by Governor Doug Ducey and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman. For up ...
    Posted Mar 31, 2020, 10:50 AM by Pam Horton
  • Family Game Night - February 27 Family Game Night is coming to Manzanita on February 27 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.  Bring the whole family to enjoy a variety of math and reading games ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2020, 1:54 PM by Diana Blevins
  • Support MZ Through Tax Credit The WESD is thankful for your support. As we enter into the season of giving, please consider making a tax credit donation to our school.  Your donation provides WESD students ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2019, 1:15 PM by Diana Blevins
  • Holiday Movie Night - December 12 December 12 will be an exciting night at Manzanita.  Not only can you watch The Grinch cartoon in the cafeteria, but guess who is coming to visit?!  It's Santa ...
    Posted Nov 22, 2019, 12:44 PM by Diana Blevins
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