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Honor the Promise of EducationWith Rose Academies®Charter School

Mountain Rose Academy is a public charter school Tucson community has trusted for 20 years. We provide an alternative education setting in order to meet the unique demands of our students.

Students at the R.O.S.E.® Academies are part of a unique learning community that fosters growth in academics so students will have the skills necessary for post-secondary success. Our curriculum includes how to learn strategies and techniques giving students control of their educational future.

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Principal

Christopher Golston

Assistant Principal

Lori Riegel

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday - 7:00am – 10:00pm
Friday – 8:00am - 4:30pm

Address

3686 W. Orange Grove Rd. Ste. 180
Tucson, AZ 85741

Required Credits for Graduation
English 4 credits
Mathematics 4 credits*
*Math courses shall consist of Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II (or its equivalent), and an additional course with significant math content as determined by district governing boards or charter schools.
Science 3 credits
Social Studies/History 3 credits**
**Social Studies shall consist of 1.0 credit of American History, 1.0 credit of World History/Geography, one-half (.50) credit of Government, and one-half credit (.50) of Economics.
CTE (Career & Technical Education) or Fine Arts 1 credit
Electives 7 credits
TOTAL 22 credits

Required Credits for Graduation

English - 4 Credits

Mathematics - 4 credits*

*Math courses shall consist of Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II (or its equivalent), and an additional course with significant math content as determined by district governing boards or charter schools.

Science - 3 credits

Social Studies/History - 3 credits**

**Social Studies shall consist of 1.0 credit of American History, 1.0 credit of World History/Geography, one-half (.50) credit of Government, and one-half credit

CTE (Career & Technical Education) or Fine Arts - 1 credit

Electives - 7 credits

Total - 22 credits

Average Teacher Salary

Average Teacher Salary (A.R.S. §15-189.05), as added by Laws 2019, Ch. 285, §3)

Mountain Rose Academy Base Salary Salary with 301 monies*
1. Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2021 $43,121 $46,121
2. Average salary of all teachers employed in prior year 2020 $42,013 $45,013
3. Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year 2020 $1,108 $1,108
4. Percentage increase 2.6% 2.6%
5. Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2018 $36,997 $36,997
6. Total percentage increase in average teacher salary since FY 2018 16.6% 16.6%

The average teacher salary is calculated using base pay of teachers only, which does not include stipends and 301 monies. The average salary of all teachers varies each school year depending on the makeup of experienced and new teachers.

*This includes projected Classroom Site Fund monies of $3,000 that teachers are eligible to receive through base and performance payments. The amount is subject to change based on actual enrollment and the monies that are received from the state.

Annual Notifications

Notification to Review Staff Qualifications

Parents/Guardians may request to review instructional staff resumes and finger print clearance cards. Please see the school principal.

Destruction of Records

Mountain Rose will destroy all special education data on students four fiscal years after students have withdrawn, transferred or graduated from the Mountain Rose Academy. Records may be kept beyond this period only where required by law or regulation, or if there is pending litigation. This includes all inactive records dated between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2014. Before records are destroyed, parents and/or students over the age of 18 have the right to review and/or obtain copies of records. Interested parents and/or students should contact:

Mountain Rose Academy 
Student Services Department 
3686 W Orange Grove Rd. Ste. 192 
Tucson, AZ 85741 
520-797-4884 ext. 1604

*Destruction of records will take place on September 8, 2020

 

 

Mountain Rose Board Meetings

Pursuant to Arizona Revised Statutes (A.R.S.) 38-431.02, notice is hereby given to the members of the School Governing Board of Canyon Rose Academy, Desert Rose Academy, Mountain Rose Academy, and Pima Rose Academy and to the general public that notice of all meetings of public bodies shall be posted on this website along with a copy of the meeting agenda statingwhere and when public meetings will be held within 24 hours of the meeting.

Please contact the Superintendent, Kelly Hurtado, at 520-797-4884 with any questions regarding the School Governing Boards of the Rose Academies.