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Yuma Elementary School District One
ONE Community Pursuing Excellence
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Welcome to District One

Here at Yuma Elementary School District One, we believe education should be an adventure where every child is thrilled to learn. We foster an environment that challenges students to develop their innate talents and abilities to the fullest. We know that investing in our children will enrich our community for years to come.

Learn more about our district and what we have to offer your child on the pages of our website. We invite you to contact us with any questions—we're always happy to help! 

Awards & Achievements

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AZ Board of Ed. Awards School Letter Grades
Yuma School District One

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Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
Yuma School District One

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Yuma County Teacher of the Year
Tricia Severs
Alice Byrne Elementary

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Odyssey of the Mind State Champions - Competing in World Finals
Ron Watson Middle School

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What's New

Strengthening Families

Contact your middle school to sign up for the next session of the Strengthening Families program!

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Online Job Fair

Join us for the Online Job Fair on December 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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October 2022 Newsletter

Read this month's Community eNewsletter to see the great things happening at District One.

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Notification of Public Board Meetings

We post notices of the Yuma School District One board meetings in the window at the district office located at 450 W. Sixth Street, Yuma, Arizona, 85364. You'll also find notifications on the Governing Board page, and we also send them to the local media via email. The public may access current and previous board meeting agendas in our archives. We will post the agendas 24 hours prior to meetings. The board and administration welcome public comment. Members of the public are invited to attend board meetings. Any individual may comment on any listed agenda item by completing a request form available at each meeting. The board is subject to Arizona's Open Meeting Law, which limits discussion to those subjects included on the agenda for each meeting.

Average Teacher Salary

The average salary of all teachers employed in the fiscal year 2022 (budget year) was $45,925. The average salary of all teachers employed in fiscal year 2021 (prior year) was $44,596. The increase in average teacher salary from the prior year is $1,329 with a percentage increase of 3 percent. The average salary of all teachers employed in fiscal year 2018 was $36,644. The total percentage increase in average teacher salary since fiscal year 2018 is 25 percent.