About Us

COTTONWOOD SCHOOL MISSION: Building a positive learning community to meet students’ needs and achieve ‘Success for Every One’.

Our Vision:

Our staff shares a common purpose to provide students with an education that fits their personal, social, emotional, and academic needs; equipping them to reach their highest individual potential. Our school prepares students to be informed, responsible, successful, productive members of our community.

Our Core Values:


  • We support students in building high academic and social/emotional competencies.
  • We provide standards-based data driven instruction appropriate to students' needs.
  • We build meaningful relationships in order to provide a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Through collaborative relationships, families are active members of the Cottonwood community and our partners in the education process.


MOTTO: Cottonwood PRIDE leads to success.  Today I will be Positive, Responsible, Involved, and Determined to give my best Effort

Recent News

Cottonwood Poster Winners
Drug Awareness Poster Contest Winners
Posted on 12/15/2016
Our local Elks Lodge had a poster design contest about drug awareness and Cottonwood Elementary is proud to announce our very own winners. ...
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Mrs. Castro speaking at 2nd Grade Academic Connection Night
Second Grade Academic Connection Night
Posted on 9/30/2016
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AZ Merit Dance
Dance Party
Posted on 4/13/2016
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Pony Express Comes to Cottonwood
Pony Express Comes to Cottonwood
Posted on 2/29/2016
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