Sunset Updates

posted Jul 21, 2021, 10:38 AM by Deanna Bailey   [ updated Jul 21, 2021, 1:36 PM ]

Mark your calendars for our Meet the Teacher Open House Thursday, August 5 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Student last names A-M please stop by between 4:00-4:50 p.m. and last names N-Z please stop by between 5:10-6:00 p.m.
If you have more than one Sunset student, you may visit multiple classrooms during your time slot.
Our first day of school is Monday, August 9.  Gates open at 8:05 a.m. and classes begin promptly at 8:15 a.m.

Supply Wish List:
Water bottle
Cleaning Wipes
Whiteboard Markers & Erasers
Glue Sticks
Personal Pencil Sharpener
Colored Pencils
Pencil Pouch
***These items are not required.  All needed school supplies are provided by our district.  These items may be used for your student's own personal use in the classroom.  

School Begins Monday, August 9, 2021 with In-Person Learning

posted Jul 12, 2021, 3:36 PM by Lina Breunlin   [ updated Jul 13, 2021, 2:18 PM ]

School begins Monday, August 9, 2021 with in-person learning. To stay-up-to date on the WESD, including weekly updates from Superintendent Dr. Paul Stanton, information about, events, meals, etc., please go to the WESD Covid Updates page. If you’d like more information about the start of the school year, please email or call 602-347-2600. Thank you.

Kindergarten Drive-Thru Event

posted Jan 25, 2021, 9:41 AM by Deanna Bailey

Please join us Tuesday, January 26 for a drive-thru event in our front parking lot from 4-6:00 p.m.
You'll have the opportunity to meet our Kindergarten staff and principal!  We'll also be giving out Kindergarten registration packets and a goodie bag.   Please watch this informative video introducing our amazing Kindergarten staff and Kindergarten program. 

Summer Academy

posted May 22, 2020, 1:15 PM by Deanna Bailey

Sunset Elementary School and the After-School Academy is offering a FREE Summer To-Go program, where students work on STEM projects at home which are yours to keep.  The program includes three fun projects related to science for the three week program that runs from June 1st to June 18th.  On the first Monday, June 1st, from 7:00 – 9:00 AM, students will pick up the first STEM Learning Kit at Sunset.  Each Monday after, student will stop by Sunset and pick up their next STEM Learning Kit.  Sunset teachers will provide support and extension lessons with students via Google Meet sessions Tuesdays through Thursdays.  Summer To-Go is available to students that will attend Sunset next year and will be in grades 1-6 for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please click the link below to register!
Sunset English Summer Academy Registration Form

School Closed for the Remainder of the School Year

posted Mar 23, 2020, 5:03 PM by Pam Horton   [ updated Mar 31, 2020, 11:04 AM ]

**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-to-date information about the closure, meal distribution and educational and community resources, please visit the WESD Web site at**

Holiday Festival

posted Nov 18, 2019, 1:47 PM by Deanna Bailey

Save the date for Thursday, December 5 for our Holiday Festival!  It'll run from 5:30-7:00 PM at Sunset.  We'll have popcorn, pizza, soda and water for purchase, and fun activities such as face painting, throw a "pie" in a teacher's face, pictures with Santa and so much more!  This is a PTO sponsored event, and our students look forward to this fun event every year!

Back to School Curriculum Night

posted Jun 12, 2019, 9:54 AM by Deanna Bailey

Save the date: Thursday, August 1 for our Back to School Curriculum Night!  We will have two sessions, at 5:00pm and 5:45pm.  You may come to either session or stay for both sessions if you have multiple students attending Sunset. You will have an opportunity to meet the teacher, visit classrooms, obtain important information and hear about our exciting curriculum for our 2019-2020 school year.  We look forward to seeing you here on Thursday, August 1!

School Budget 101 in 5 Minutes!

posted Aug 10, 2016, 2:49 PM by Pam Horton

WESD Budget 101

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