Parents like ‘back-to-basics’ philosophy
At Legacy Traditional School, administrators use a “back-to-basics” approach to teaching. Students are not grouped together, but rather, face forward toward their teacher, like they do in Leanne Ethridge’s second-grade class.
Legacy Traditional School Superintendent Bill Bressler high-fives students as they make their way to class after a school-wide assembly last week.
Lauryn Wallentine, 10, a fifth-grader at Legacy Traditional School, sings the National Anthem during an event honoring first responders at the school last Monday morning.
Students and parents make their way across a bridge that connects the gym and administrative offices to the classrooms at Legacy Traditional School in northwest Tucson.
Students gather on the basketball courts prior to the start of school at Legacy Traditional School.
Fifth-grade teacher Becca Bradway lines up her students at the start of a school assembly at Legacy Traditional School.