Creighton Elementary School District

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Creighton Elementary School District is a K-8 school district based in Phoenix, Arizona, United States.

Founded in 1884,[1] the boundaries of Creighton Elementary School District lie within East-Central Phoenix. Its main office is located at 2702 East Flower Street, Phoenix, AZ 85016.

As of 2012 most of the students speak Spanish and come from low-income households. There is a high crime level in areas of the district.[2]


  • Biltmore Preparatory Academy School
  • Creighton Elementary School
  • Excelencia Elementary School
  • Gateway Elementary School
  • Larry C. Kennedy Elementary School
  • Loma Linda Elementary School
  • William T. Machan Elementary School
  • Monte Vista Elementary School
  • Papago Elementary School

Gateway Elementary School[edit]

Gateway Elementary School is part of the Creighton Elementary School District. The campus is located at 1100 North 35th Street. Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Gateway’s enrollment is 850 students.[3] The school is a Reading First school, and hosts a 21st Century Community Learning Center.[4]


  • Boys basketball
  • Girls basketball
  • Boys football
  • Girls volleyball
  • Girls cheerleading
  • Girls softball


  1. ^ Creighton School District Archived 2007-10-29 at retrieved 2009-08-02
  2. ^ Bland, Karina. "New teacher hopes to make impact at Creighton Elementary School" (Archive). The Arizona Republic. August 7, 2012. Retrieved on August 16, 2015. "She is one of a dozen new teachers at Creighton this fall, all of whom will embrace the challenge of teaching students who live in a poor, primarily Spanish-speaking school district in a neighborhood that is riddled with drugs and gangs."
  3. ^ Gateway Elementary School Archived 2009-01-03 at retrieved 2009-08-02
  4. ^ Creighton School District Gateway School Archived 2009-01-03 at retrieved 2009-08-02

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