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At a Glance




Amazing Students


Character-building Monthly Virtues


Year Opened
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Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

Healthy, balanced meals are available to all students. We offer free and reduced programs for families that qualify. We offer hot lunch each full day of school.

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Before and After School Care

Before and After School Care

We now offer YMCA on-site after school care. Additionally, there are several well-respected, local day care providers who may provide transportation to and from our school building.

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Parents are expected to provide the means for their children to get to and from school. However, we have had great success with parents coordinating carpools. Contact us so we can help.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

The school has a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. This dress code is flexible and cost effective while encouraging student learning.

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Kristen Downs, Excellence in Teaching Winner

“I am honored to receive this award from National Heritage Academies,” said Downs. “In my 19 years at Chandler Woods, I cannot remember a day where I did not want to come to work. This school is so special, from the students, staff, parents, and community. I love the students I serve and the teachers I work alongside. There are so many teachers who deserve this honor.”
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Programs at a Glance

In addition to our individualized teaching and moral focus program, we have opportunities for leadership, extra support, enrichment, clubs, after school activities, sports, and more.


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Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Cross Country, Bowling



Weekly music class (specials), Band, Choir

Artist palette

Visual Arts

Weekly art class (specials), Drama

Chess pieces


Drama Club, Science Olympiad, STEM Club, Girls on the Run, National Junior Honor Society, Robotics Club


Chandler Woods State Average
Asian 2% 2%
Black 3% 14%
Hispanic 4% 14%
Other 1% 5%
White (non-hispanic) 91% 65%

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