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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.

Full-Time Remote Learning Environment

We present Queen Creek Virtual Academy for a full-time remote learning environment for kindergarten through twelfth grade students. This is high-quality learning led by Queen Creek facilitators. Enroll now! The enrollment process code is: QCVA 21-22. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us or call (480) 298-5984.

Follow one of the following options depending on your situation:

Full-Time Remote Learning Flyer

  • If you are are within QCUSD boundaries and are not between the grades of seventh and twelfth you will, complete the QCVA transfer form. Then, complete the QCVA letter of intent.
  • If you are within the grades of seventh through twelfth and live within QCUSD boundaries, please complete the QCVA transfer form. Then, complete the QCVA letter of intent. Submit documents or for in person go to Queen Creek Junior High's front office. Finally, select your online courses for junior high or high school
  • If you are outside of QCUSD boundaries, submit an open enrollment application. Then, submit your documents or for in person go to Queen Creek Junior High's front office. We will contact you for required documents and next steps. 
  • If you are new to the district within boundaries, please fill out the online enrollment portal.
  • If you are new to the district with open enrollment, please fill out the enrollment application.
AVID Summer Bridge Program

Prepare for your future with a summer of free learning! AVID Summer Bridge is a program designed to strengthen students' math and science skills over the summer gap to prepare them for their future grade level. This free program is for current sixth, seventh, and eighth graders who are currently passing all of their classes. The program will run from June 7 through 24, Monday through Thursday, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. For more information, please see our AVID Summer Bridge flyer and application below.

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!

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