Dr. Patricia Goolsby new vice principal at Apache Junction High School

Dr. Patricia A. Goolsby has been hired as assistant principal of Apache Junction High School, 2525 S. Ironwood Drive. She will be joining the school’s leadership team that includes new Principal Dr. Christopher Lineberry, as well as veteran Assistant Principal Sue Campbell.   Prior to joining Apache Junction Unified School District, Dr. Goolsby was the principal […]

AJ school district hosts free breakfasts, lunches for children over summer

The Apache Junction Unified School District has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture this summer to offer free breakfasts and lunches to children age 18 and younger at two locations in Apache Junction. Those two locations are Four Peaks Elementary School, 1785 N. Idaho Road; and the Salvation Army, 605 E. Broadway Ave. All […]

Sheryl Anderson chamber of commerce’s Teacher of the Year

Sheryl Anderson, a government teacher for Apache Junction High School, was selected Teacher of the Year by the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce.   Ms Anderson was one of many individuals, businesses and organizations who were recognized at the chamber’s annual awards banquet hosted by Roadhaven Golf and Tennis Resort in Apache Junction on June 27, […]

Dr. Krista Anderson speaker at Rotary Club of Superstition Mountain

Dr. Krista Anderson, superintendent of the Apache Junction Unified School District, spoke at the June 19 Rotary Club of Superstition Mountain meeting about the November election for a capital-improvements bond issue. There is a great need for updated textbooks, as well as for maintenance at the schools, including repairs to sidewalks, locker rooms, the high school […]

AJUSD hosts free breakfasts, lunches for children over summer

The Apache Junction Unified School District has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture this summer to offer free breakfasts and lunches to children age 18 and younger at three locations in Apache Junction. Those three locations include Cactus Canyon Junior High School, 801 W. Southern Ave.; Four Peaks Elementary School, 1785 N. Idaho Road; […]

Apache Junction school district in national lunch, breakfast programs

Apache Junction Unified School District will be participating in the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, Four Peaks Elementary School will offer healthy meals every school day at no cost to the students due to the implementation of Provision 2 for school year 2019-20, according to a release. […]

Susan Doyle hired as director of human resources for Apache Junction school district

Susan M. Doyle has been hired as director of human resources for the Apache Junction Unified School District. Her first day is July 8 and she will be working at the AJUSD office, 1575 W. Southern Ave. “She will be responsible for providing leadership and technical expertise to recruit, retain and maximize the potential of […]

Volunteers needed at Apache Junction Unified School District

Do you have a skill you would like to share or do you have time to help a student?  Individuals interested in volunteering at any of the Apache Junction Unified School District schools or programs for the 2019-20 school year are asked to come into the district office to fill out application forms. The office is […]

Graduations held for Apache Junction schools

Graduations were recently held at the Apache Junction Unified School District’s high school, junior high school and elementary schools. The school district posted photos at facebook.com/ajusd43 and some of AJUSD Public Information Officer Sally Mark’s favorites are above.

Dr. Christopher Lineberry new Apache Junction High School principal

Dr. Christopher Lineberry is the new principal of Apache Junction High School, 2525 S. Ironwood Drive, for the 2019-20 school year.    Dr. Lineberry previously worked as principal at Stanfield Elementary School in Stanfield, Arizona; Florence Virtual Academy, a 6-12 in Florence Unified School District; Harmon Elementary School, a K-5 in JO Combs Unified School District; […]