Children's Success Academy is a public charter school,
dedicated to teaching the Arizona State Standards through a values-based,
service-oriented and globally-focused curriculum, the
(International Educational Initiatives©)
within the supportive environment provided by the
Our unique program is designed to assist all students, especially challenging
children, to develop problem-solving and consultative skills in order to serve
We invite you to come and
visit us and send us your questions and comments.
Dr. Nanci R. Aiken,
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Street Address (except
UPS or FedEx): 925 E. Bilby Rd, Tucson, AZ 85706
P.O. Box 11368
Tucson, AZ 85734
All children are welcome at Children’s
Success Academy, including children with challenging behaviors. We find that
our program is a positive support for every child and a way for those with
behavior challenges to turn negative behavior into positive actions.
Visitors are welcome at our school and in
our classrooms at any time. Please call the school office for an
appointment, or just drop by during school hours.
The main office is open between 8:00 am
and 4:00 pm. Monday – Friday during the school year.
Summer office hours: 9:00 am
to 1:00 pm.
The International Educational Initiative
and the Arizona State Standards are the foundation of our curriculum. The
International Educational Initiative stresses the development of
consultation skills and service to the greater community.
Children’s Success Academy knows that
healthy eating, healthy problem solving skills and a healthy sense of
self-worth create a strong foundation for academic success.
All students are appreciated and assisted
to develop their individual strengths and gifts, especially students with
challenging behavior, such as ADD/ADHD. All staff members work together in a
cooperative environment to support student development. As a result,
Children’s Success Academy is known in Tucson for its outstanding, peaceful
learning environment, and for its success in turning around student
Children’s Success Academy is a free,
public charter school located in the southern part of Tucson. CSA is a
small, neighborhood school for students in kindergarten through 5th
grade. Students thrive in classrooms with no more than 20 students, with a
teacher and an assistant in each classroom
The mission of Children’s Success Academy
is to provide a peaceful positive learning environment for all students,
where they learn problem solving, consultative skills and critical thinking
as an integral part of the curriculum. Students also learn to use the
“language of virtues” and to appreciate and use virtues in all their
for our program to support this environment consists of the Virtues ProjectTM,
the Nurtured Heart Approach©
the Nurtured Body Program©.
925 E. Bilby Rd, Tucson, AZ 85706
P.O. Box 11368
Tucson, AZ 85734
Academy, Inc. is an Arizona non-profit organization with 501(c) (3) status
“At 6:00 am my son
starts asking if it is time to go to school yet! He used to hate school, but
now loves it. He hasn’t missed a day of school this year. And he is learning
“My son was kicked out
of three schools before we found CSA. You are the first school to make a
difference, to see his potential and to quit sending him home – making him
stay and become accountable for his behavior. The difference you have made
to our lives is overwhelming.”
“My son was told that
he could not stay in school unless he was medicated with Ritalin. I am so
happy that your school was available for him – he is doing so well,
academically and socially. We see great positive changes in his behavior at
home, as well. Thank you!!! Keep up the good work!"
The strengths of the
students at Children’s Success Academy (CSA):
Caring Cleanliness Commitment Compassion Confidence Consideration
Cooperation Courage Courtesy Creativity Detachment Determination Diligence
Enthusiasm Excellence Flexibility Forgiveness Friendliness Generosity
Gentleness Helpfulness Honesty Honor Humility Idealism Integrity Joyfulness
Justice Kindness Love Loyalty Moderation Modesty Orderliness Patience
Peacefulness Purposefulness Reliability Respect Responsibility
Self-Discipline Service Tact Thankfulness Tolerance Trust Trustworthiness
Truthfulness Understanding Unity