Business SErvices

Our Business Department oversees everything from the budget to surplus to facilities rentals. Need a financial report or to rent out a meeting room? We’ve got you covered!

Business Advisory Team

We invite you to attend our Business Advisory Team (BAT) meetings. Sit down with our superintendent, Dr. Lupita Hightower, and learn about the many wonderful things happening in Tolleson Elementary School District. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with businesses that support our students' success.

Average Teacher Salaries

Average Teacher Salaries

Financial Reports

As stewards of your (and our) tax dollars, we make sure that every tax dollar is designated appropriately for the children of Tolleson ESD. Your trust is important to us, and we operate with complete transparency. Our financial reports are available to you online through the Arizona Department of Education School Finance division. You may also view the Fiscal Year 2023 Revised Expenditure Budget.

Awarded for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Awarded for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Tolleson Elementary School District No. 17 for its annual comprehensive financial report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2022. An impartial panel judged the report meets the high standards of the program, which includes demonstrating a constructive "spirit of full disclosure" to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the report.

The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) advances excellence in government finance by providing best practices, professional development, resources, and practical research for more than 21,000 members and the communities they serve.

Public Surplus

Tolleson Elementary School District sells miscellaneous property online as it becomes available throughout the school year.

Public | Surplus®

To view current auctions, select:

  • Region: Arizona
  • Agency: Tolleson Elementary School District
  • View all auctions: Tolleson Elementary School District

Purchasing and Vendor Registration

Register as a vendor for Tolleson ESD and sign up to receive notification of open bid invitations and proposal requests (RFPs).

AZ Purchasing

If you have previously registered at AZ Purchasing, please confirm that Maricopa County is one of your counties of preference.

Required Vendor Documentation:

All vendors must provide us with a completed I.R.S. Form W-9.

Open Solicitations

You’ll find information about formal solicitations currently available for bid or offer at AZ Purchasing. We will outline instructions for submitting a bid/offer in the solicitation. Currently, we do not have the ability to accept electronic responses. All bids/offers must be submitted in paper format prior to the due date and time specified in the solicitation.

Cooperative Purchasing
Purchase Order Terms & Conditions

Facilities Rental Center

We invite our community members to utilize our school and district office facilities and fields when not otherwise occupied. To reserve a facility, please follow the steps below:

  1. View the Rental Fee Schedule.
  2. Call us at 623-533-3900 to verify that the desired room, gym, conference room, or field is available.
  3. Complete all forms contained in the Facilities Rental Packet.
  4. Deliver the completed forms via email, fax 623-907-5184, or drop off/mail to:
    9261 W. Van Buren St.
    Tolleson, AZ 85353
    ATT: Operations
  5. Once we have received and approved your request and paperwork, you will receive your Community Use of School Facilities Form signed by Tolleson ESD.

Flyer Distribution Guidelines

Tolleson Elementary School District welcomes the opportunity to promote events to our students that meet criteria approved by our governing board.

Minimum Requirements
Flyer Distribution Approval Process