Every student, every day, preparing for tomorrow


·  To achieve high academic excellence

·  To cultivate personal accountability for all

· To encourage citizenship and respect


   Clarkdale-Jerome School  is proud to be an "A" school !   



Public Notice: Kindergarten thru 8th Grade Writing Curriculum Review

Through a collaborative process, Clarkdale-Jerome Elementary School District has reviewed curriculum for K-8 writing. The recommended curricular program, Step Up to Writing, is comprehensive, vertically aligned, and developmentally appropriate. In accordance with Board policy, this curriculum is available for 60-day public review in our School Library at 1615 Main Street, Clarkdale, AZ.

You can also click on these links to review the full curriculum
Step Up to Writing Section 1
Step Up to Writing Section 2     
Step Up to Writing Section 3

Please contact Steve Doerksen, Principal, at 928-634-5035, or [email protected] if you have any questions or comments.

Average Teacher Salaries for Clarkdale-Jerome School District
(as required by A.R.S. §15-903.E, amended by laws 2018, Ch.285, 10)

   Average salary all Clarkdale-Jerome teachers employed in FY 2019 (current year)  .....  $59,631

   Average salary all Clarkdale-Jerome teachers employed in FY 2018 (prior year)      .....  $53,899

   Increase from prior year .....  $  5,742         Percentage increase from prior year    .....       11%

Proposed Ratios for Special Education
(as required by A.R.S. §§15-903.E.1 and 15-764.A.5)

Teacher-to-Pupil Ratio  ....  1 to 21
Staff-to-Pupil Ratio    ....    1 to 11

Estimated FTE Certified Employees
(as required by A.R.S. §15-903.E.2)

Prior Year -- FY18  ....   23.8 FTE
Budget Year -- FY19  .... 23.8 FTE

  Arizona Auditor General Spending Report FY18

Arizona Auditor General Text Based Spending Report FY18
(click to see the full report)

Arizona School Report Card
(click to see the full report)


Contact Us
Phone: (928) 634-5035
Fax: (928) 639-0917

1615 Main Street
Clarkdale, AZ 86324

School Hours

Front Office         7:45 - 4:00
Grades K-5          8:15 - 2:25
Grades 6-8          8:15 - 3:15
Early Release        8:15 - Noon

“Every Student, Every Day, Preparing for Tomorrow”