Mrs. Tapia in First Grade
    (480) 279-7900
    Office Hours: You can contact me before or after school by appointment, but the best way to reach me is my email. I will get back to you as soon as possible. deayn.tapia@husd.org 
    Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Northern Arizona University 1995

    Stanfield Unified School District 1996-1997
    Kyrene School District 1997-2000
    Higley School District 2008-present
    Hello,Thanks for stopping by! My name is DeAyn Tapia, and I will be teaching First Grade. Yes! That is a picture of me when I was in First Grade. My Dad was in charge of my hair for picture day. I love that he tried his best!
    This is my 16th year as a teacher. I have taught 2nd, 3rd, first, and Kindergarten. This will be my 6th year as a first grade teacher.  I have been in the district going on 12 years. I am excited for this NEW adventure. I lOVE FIRST GRADE!!
    I can't wait to meet all of my NEW "Firstie" Friends for the 2019-20 school year. Children teach me something NEW everyday. I love being a teacher!
    I am married to my High School Sweetheart! We have been married for 25 years. I have 3 wonderful children. This year I will have one in college, one graduating college,  and one in High School. Yikes! I love having adventures with my family, going to movies, reading, and journaling. 
    Feel free to contact me if you ever have any questions or concerns! Enjoy checking out my other pages!!
    "A teacher should never cease to learn"



     Important Events:
    Meet the teacher: Thursday, July 18th from 5:30-6:30
    First Day of School: Monday, July 22nd
    School Hours 
    Students should not arrive earlier than
    Early Release INFORMATION!
    Early Release every Wednesday at 1:00
    "A teacher should never cease to learn"
     Mrs. Tapia dressed as Staute of Liberty