Mountainside Martial Arts Center is a traditional martial arts school serving the Ahwatukee Foothills since 1979. It is the area’s longest running business. In our 35 years, we have trained over 10,000 students. The Japanese art of Wado-Ryu is the style that is taught at our school. The school’s philosophy is to encourage our students to become better citizens. Strong emphasis is placed on motor skill development, self discipline, focus, balance, and self-esteem. We offer exceptional, affordable, traditional, private martial arts education. At Mountainside Martial Arts we offer unparalleled instruction to kids 4 and older, adults, as well as 1:1 and private group instruction. We offer a family oriented atmosphere with a dedicated study center & viewing room.