LES District News

Things are constantly moving in our growing district! This is the page where we keep you informed about upcoming events, important school news and awards, and much more; bookmark us, and be sure to check back often!

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Teachers Of The Year

Littleton Elementary School District is proud to have selected this year’s Westside Impact teachers of the year. Congratulations to the following teachers:

  • Anitra Morin - Country Place Leadership Academy
  • Ilene Rosas - Collier Elementary School
  • Jacquelin Robinson - Estrella Vista STEM Academy
  • Michelle Walla - Fine Arts Academy
  • Karyn Genrich - Littleton Elementary
  • Rosa Garcia - Quentin STEM Academy
  • Kimberly Clyde - Tres Rios Service Academy

Please see our teacher of the year press release for additional details on these wonderful teachers.

Annual Art Show Talent Expands Again

Students from the Littleton Elementary School District displayed some of their favorite pieces of art from this school year in the district’s 12th annual art show. The City of Avondale hosts the art show in the library off of West Civic Center Drive. Attendance at the reception was amazing as students rushed in with their families to see who’s pieces won best of school, best of grade, and purchase awards from the governing board.

Over 850 pieces of art, ranging from two-dimensional multimedia to three-dimensional sculptures in a variety of media, are on display through May 9. These include ceramics, oil pastels, water colors, ink, pencil, colored paper, collages, and more. A panel of judges selected the pieces for recognition, and each year twelve pieces are selected to be purchased and displayed in the district office. Congratulations to the recipients, and thank you to the members of the families that support their children in their efforts in the arts.

view more photos of student artwork

Families In Action Free Workshops

Attention, parents, caregivers, and adolescents ages 13 through 18! Join us for six free workshop sessions from June 7-28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Littleton Family Welcome Center. Parents and teens will interact together and learn various methods to improve communication. The program contains educational videos, group discussions, and interactive activities. Please see our workshop flyer for complete details.

Summer Feeding Service Program 2018

Littleton Elementary School District is providing free summer meals to Arizona children ages 18 years and younger. Breakfast and lunch will be available at Eva's Bistro and Littleton Elementary School, and supper will be available at Collier Elementary School. Please see our summer feeding service program flyer for complete details.

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Collier Elementary Garden Project

Third graders in Ms. Older's class are getting a hands-on education when it comes to gardening. Our Collier teacher wanted to get her students involved in the process of creating a garden with materials from valley businesses along with guidance and help from Duncan Family Farms. Students learned what kind of soil to use, how to make a compost bucket, what types of plants to plant, and how often to water them. To read more about the project, visit Arizona Future.

Tax Credit Information

Reduce your Arizona state tax by contributing to Littleton Elementary District schools! The state of Arizona allows taxpayers to take advantage of wonderful tax credits. Please consider donating to the Littleton Elementary District schools. Simply download, print, and return a form to the district office or any one of our schools today. Our goal is to double the amount collected last year. We need your help to accomplish this! Remember, a tax credit is better than a tax deduction.

Register to Vote

To register to vote, please follow the directions on the registration website.

Constant Contact

We have been using Constant Contact, a new digital tool to quickly get information out to our partners. Information includes news, as well as requests to participate in surveys. Thanks to all of our partners who have been participating. To date, information went out to all parents who had an e-mail address on file with the school and those who requested information through the Constant Contact. You can subscribe to our new digital news on the Constant Contact website.

Eva's Bistro

Eva's Bistro is open to the public and serves breakfast and lunch on school days. Check out our menu, and come join us for food that's good for the soul!

Facebook and Twitter

Did you know that LESD is using social media to share information with our community? Whether you use Facebook or Twitter, you will find current information about our schools. Please click to "like" or "follow," so you can see how we are "Leading in Learning, Caring, and Growing."

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