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The Latest News

There's a lot happening in our vibrant and growing school district! From events taking place at school, to public information notices we may send out to families, we’ve included all the latest events here on one page. Make it your first stop when you visit our website to ensure you are always aware of what is going on.

QCJHS Names New Principal

The Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) Governing Board and Superintendent Dr. Perry Berry have announced that Mrs. Beverly Nichols will be the new principal of Queen Creek Junior High School (QCJHS). The approval of Mrs. Nichols as principal took place at the March 2, 2021, board meeting.

To learn more about Mrs. Nichols, please read the press release below.

New Principal Named for Silver Valley Elementary School

The Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) Governing Board and Dr. Perry Berry, QCUSD superintendent, announced that Mrs. Kelli Frazier will be the new principal of Silver Valley Elementary School.

“Mrs. Frazier is highly recommended as a strong instructional leader with tremendous work ethic and passion,” said Superintendent Berry. “We look forward to having her join our principal team.”

Mrs. Frazier has been a part of the Queen Creek Unified School district for six years. She spent two years at Queen Creek Elementary and four years at Gateway Polytechnic Academy. During her time with the district, she has been a reading specialist, data specialist, and dean of students. Kelli is also a graduate of our Queen Creek Leadership Academy (QCLA). Prior to working in QCUSD, Mrs. Frazier worked in Sunnyside Unified School District (SUSD) in Tucson. While working with SUSD, she taught 2nd and 4th grade, was a reading specialist and a program facilitator.

We invite you to read our press release about Mr. Frazier for more information.

2021 Queen Creek Unified School District Art Festival
2021 QCUSD Virtual Art Show

The QCUSD Fine Arts Department is proud to bring you a Virtual Art Showcase to celebrate the 2021 school year. The artwork in this presentation comes from Queen Creek High, Eastmark High, Queen Creek Junior High, and Newell Barney Junior High. Projects include sculptures, ceramics, drawings, sketches, and paintings. Check out their amazing work below. Band and orchestra students took part in modified in-person performances. Congratulations, Queen Creek Unified School District art students!

School POD Information

If you are a childcare provider near Queen Creek Unified School District and are looking for information on COVID vaccination PODs for your staff, please contact Debra Palomo at

Queen Creek Unified School District
20217 East Chandler Heights Road 
Queen Creek, AZ  85142
Phone:  (480) 987-5935
Fax:  (480) 987-9714