Self Development Academy (SDA) is a top-ranking, accelerated K-8 charter school in Phoenix designed to propel students of all aptitudes towards unique exceptional futures. Self Development Academy offers a Mesa, Arizona and a Central Phoenix Charter School location. The award-winning academic curriculum is an ideal blend of individualized learning methods, both new research-based and traditional, with a focus on recognizing unique learning styles. This distinctive approach has earned numerous accolades since its inception, and is now ranked as not only the best charter school in Mesa, but is nationally ranked #2 on the list of 2017 Best Charter Elementary Schools in America, as we instill a passion for higher learning in a diverse population of students.
- Private school quality education tuition-free and open to students of all abilities and backgrounds
- Accelerated curriculum teaches one grade level above Arizona standards
- Supportive environment models the value of respect for self and others with an emphasis on socialization, leadership and community service
- “SIF” enrichment programming available for talented and intellectually curious students to complete six years in four
The foundation of Self Development Academy is its outstanding leadership and dedicated, established teachers who embrace their roles as mentors. The team has established an inclusive, student-centered atmosphere in an advanced educational institution which rivals private preparatory schools throughout the country in academics. Tuition-free and accessible to all due to its charter school status, SDA prides itself on developing thriving, community-minded students of all skill levels and backgrounds to be well prepared for higher education and beyond.
The wide variety of enrichment programming and extra-curricular activities round out the academics to make Self Development Academy the best choice of Mesa charter schools. Violin and percussion lessons, literary analysis, drama, physical education, Spanish and Latin, community service projects, leadership development and special interest clubs provides students with opportunities to grow and shine outside of the academic classroom.
Notice of Public Meetings
Pursuant to A.R.S. 38-431.02, Self Development Academy [Mesa] shall physically post notice of its governing board meetings, committee meetings, and subcommittee meetings on the bulletin board of the front office in its education building located at 1721 N. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, AZ 85205. Self Development Academy - Phoenix shall physically post notice of its governing board meetings, committee meetings, and subcommittee meetings on the bulletin board of the front office in its education building located at 1721 N, Greenfield Road, Mesa, AZ. Both Self Development Academy [Mesa] and Self Development Academy – Phoenix shall additionally post notice on this website. Both locations are open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM. Such notices shall indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and include an agenda or information on how the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.
Self Development Academy-Mesa will hold a board meeting on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 3:30 PM.
Self Development Academy-Phoenix will hold a board meeting on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 4:15 PM.
Self Development Academy-Mesa will hold a public hearing and board meeting on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 3:30 PM.
Self Development Academy-Phoenix will hold a public hearing and board meeting on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 4:15 PM.
Pursuant to A.R.S. §15-183.C.5 valid fingerprint clearance card and resumes of current employees who provide instruction to pupils, and the notification to parents, in accordance with A.R.S. §15-183.F, will be available for view in the front office.