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School starts Aug. 1 for our Casa Grande, Phoenix and Polytechnic campuses, and Aug. 8 for our Tempe campus. Below is everything families need to know about coming back to school.

ILP Conferences

Individual Learning Plan Conferences (ILPs) take place July 26 - 28. The school capstone, foundations and home room teachers are personally scheduling the conferences with each family. If your conference has not yet been scheduled, please call your campus.

Resource Fairs

Phoenix families who attend their ILP can stay for a Parent Resource Fair in the Academic Building lobby from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on July 26-27 and from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on July 28. There will be tables with uniforms, transportation, after-school programs, sports, and more.

Polytechnic STEM Academy families are invited to the Open House, Meet the Teacher and Resource Fair on July 27. The resource fair will help families prepare for their back-to-school needs. Please choose one session to attend:

  • Session 1: 8:30 - 10 a.m.
  • Session 2: 1 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Session 3: 5 - 6:30 p.m.


Freshmen at the Phoenix campus are invited to attend Ninth Grade Orientation on July 26 at 8 a.m. This event is for students and their families.

Polytechnic High School students and their families are invited to the back-to-school Open House on July 27. Ninth grade students and new to ASU Prep 10-12th grade students are invited from 8 - 11 a.m. Returning 10-12th grade students are invited from 4 - 6 p.m.

High school students at the Tempe campus are invited to the Compadre orientation on July 25 or July 26:

  • Students with last names A-L are invited to attend on July 25 from 9 - 11 a.m. or July 26 from 12 - 2 p.m.
  • Students with last names M-Z are invited to attend on July 25 from 12 - 2 p.m. or July 26 from 9 - 11 a.m.

The First Day of School

ASU Prep Casa Grande:

  • Aug. 1 at 8 a.m.

ASU Prep Phoenix:

  • Aug. 1 at 8:30 a.m.

ASU Prep Poly STEM Academy

  • Aug. 1 at 8:15 a.m.

ASU Prep Poly High School

  • Aug. 1 at 7:45 a.m.

ASU Prep Tempe

  • Aug. 7 at 8 a.m.