Welcome to Ocotillo Elementary!


About Our School
All schools in the Washington Elementary School District are committed to achieving excellence for every child, every day, every opportunity. Ocotillo Elementary School's curriculum is fully aligned with State Standards. Ocotillo provides art, music and PE for all grade levels.

Ocotillo Elementary provides differentiated learning opportunities for all students to achieve academic success. Extended day care and after-school programs are available. We believe the school should provide a positive, productive and safe environment for all students through the implementation of clear, fair and consistent behavioral expectations.

Our Mission
The mission of Ocotillo Elementary School is to foster an enriching environment that produces lifelong learners with the necessary academic and social skills to be successful citizens.

Our Vision
The vision of Ocotillo Elementary School is to support learning for all.  Students will demonstrate high academic achievement in a climate in which they are challenged by rigorous  curriculum, aligned to the Arizona State Standards.  Students will develop socially and emotionally as they strive for excellence, are held accountable for their actions and demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 

Recent Announcements

  • AzMERIT Testing State testing will start when we get back from Spring Break. The AzMERIT test is used to measure each student’s progress in reading, writing, and math.  In helping to ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2017, 2:44 PM by BLANCA ZAVALZA
  • 2017-2018 Teacher Request It’s hard to believe, but we are in the beginning stage of making plans for next school year. Teacher request forms are available in our front office.  If you ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2017, 2:42 PM by BLANCA ZAVALZA
  • Spring Break Enjoy the time off with your children.  This is a great time to rest and rejuvenate, especially considering the students will begin taking the AzMERIT upon returning from Spring Break ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2017, 2:41 PM by BLANCA ZAVALZA
  • School Budget 101 in 5 Minutes
    Posted Aug 10, 2016, 2:41 PM by PAMELA HORTON
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