Welcome to Pima Traditional School

  • Parents who are scheduled to volunteer on campus are required to sign in at the front office, provide ID, and wear a visitor sticker any time they are on campus. Other adult visitors must make arrangements with the front office to visit our campus. Student visitor are not permitted.

Phone: 480-484-2810


Degrees and Certifications:

Principal Christopher Hodo

Mr. Christopher Hodo is the new principal of Pima Traditional School.

Phone: 480-484-2807


Degrees and Certifications:

Assistant Principal Jennifer Hawks

Jennifer Hawks is the Assistant Principal for Pima Traditional School.

  • Pima Panthers

    Principal: Christopher Hodo
    Assistant Principal: Jennifer Hawks
    Address: 8330 E. Osborn Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251
    Phone: 480-484-2800
    Fax: 480-484-2801
    Office Hours: 8:00am -  4pm
    School Hours:  8:45am - 3:15pm
    Grades: Pre-Kindergarten (4s) - 5th Grade
    Colors: Black and Gold
    Mascot: Panther
    Year Opened: 1959

PTO Information

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Site Council

  • Meeting Minutes

    Date: September 19, 2019

    Meeting called to order by Principal Alexis Freeman 7:30am.  


    Alexis Cruz-Freeman                                                              Colleen Felix

    Colleen Harrison                                                       Christina Haas-Smith                     

    Dan Bentel                                                                    Melissa Willis

    • Welcome by Mrs. Freeman and introductions by attending members 
    • Reviewed the role of site council and discussed important role of overseeing the General Extracurricular Tax Credit fund.   
    • Method of Decision Making – Discussed the consensus method of allocating funds 
    • Presented Tax Credit Balances - $5352.77
    • Presented request for Composter to be used for after school gardening program.  Composter priced at $350.00
      • Unanimous vote – yes
    • Presented request for stipend for Kim Farr, Student Council Rep, $1246.32
      • Unanimous vote – yes
    • Presented request for stipend for yearbook moderators
      • Unanimous vote yes

    Push for tax credit will occur in the fall. 

    Factors influencing our collection rate may include our not being a “title” school and the make- up of our population.

    • Next meeting
      • October 17th 7:45am                                    Meeting Adjourned: 8:10 a.m.

    Meeting Norms:

    Participants will …

    Listen attentively

    Honor time – start and end on time

    Be present

    Site Council Member


    Year 1 or 2 on committee

    Alexis Freeman



    Colleen Harrison



    Colleen Felix



    Christina Haas-Smith



    Dan Bentel



    Melissa Willis



    1. Welcome
    2. Budget review / Updated tax credit collection-

    General Extra Curricular


    Kim Farr – StuCo Rep


    Colleen Felix –Yearbook


    Catie Hoye – Yearbook




    1. Tax Credit Collection
    2. Questions
    3. Next Meeting - 10-17-19 7:45am