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Combs High School Teacher, Jessica Furman, Receives National Board Certification

Combs High School Teacher, Jessica Furman, Receives National Board Certification

J.O. Combs Unified School District and Combs High School are proud to announce that Jessica Furman, CHS Math Teacher, has been awarded National Board Certification through the National Board for Professional Teaching.

J.O. Combs Middle School Students Compete in Aerospace Challenge

J.O. Combs Middle School Students Compete in Aerospace Challenge

Combs Middle School seventh grade honors students recently participated in the ASU Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge at the ASU Polytechnic Campus in Mesa, Arizona.

New Elective Course Options Offered at JO Combs Middle School

New Elective Course Options Offered at JO Combs Middle School

J.O. Combs Middle School students will have several exciting new elective course options to choose from for the 2017-2018 school year.

Combs High School Agricultural Science Students Design Greenhouses

Combs High School Agricultural Science Students Design Greenhouses

The advanced Ag Science students at Combs High School are involved in building raised plant beds with a hands-on project. After the initial build of the greenhouses, students are now involved in implementing scientific practices by mixing their soil with the proper proportions of water and plant nutrients. The students will be growing all the vegetables needed to make salsa for the CHS staff.

Simonton Elementary Encourages Leaders in the Making

Simonton Elementary Encourages Leaders in the Making

Preschool Pathfinders is a new club at Simonton Elementary in San Tan Valley.

Students in grades 5 and 6 apply to be a leader in the preschool classrooms to support our youngest Stallions.

Jack W Harmon Encourages Veterans to Attend Veterans Day Assembly

Jack W. Harmon Elementary School's annual Veterans Day Assembly is scheduled for Thursday, November 10th at 9:30 am. The students and staff invite all members of our community who have served in our nation's armed forces to attend the assembly.

Combs Traditional Academy Sets the Standard for Excellence in Pinal County

Each spring, students in 3rd through 12th grades take the AzMERIT test in English Language Arts and Mathematics. Students are assessed on their proficiency with state standards in both content areas and results are shared with schools and the community in the fall. Combs Traditional Academy, a “back-to-basics” school of choice in the J.O. Combs Unified School District in San Tan Valley, once again earned high marks in student proficiency on the assessment.

Ellsworth Elementary Honors Military

Ellsworth Elementary will be honoring each branch of the military with a Veterans Day assembly on November 10th at 1:30 pm.

Students in grades 3rd - 6th will be writing poems to give to each Veteran along with a poppy flower, which is a symbol of remembrance.

Combs Traditional Academy to Honor Veterans

Combs Traditional Academy invites the community and veterans to help them recognize Veterans Day on November 10th.

Combs Middle School Wins Tournament Championship

“Congratulations” to the Combs Middle School baseball team for winning the Desert Middle School League Tournament Championship 2-0 defeating Cactus Canyon Junior High of Apache Junction.

Ranch Elementary’s Program for Outstanding Preschool Students

The POPS (Program for Outstanding Preschool Students) classrooms at Ranch Elementary are filled with preschool students that receive special education services as well as typical peers who are in the class to be peer models.

J.O. Combs Receives Financial Reporting Awards

J.O. Combs Business Services Department

Congratulations to J.O. Combs Unified School District for receiving the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International’s Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award.

Public Notice of Ambient Monitoring Network Plan

Pursuant to 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) §58.10 Pinal County Air Quality will make its annual monitoring network plan available for public inspection for 30 days prior to submission to the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

Agencies Host Open House for Goldmine Trailhead Improvements

The Pinal County Open Space and Trails Department, in partnership with Maricopa County's Parks and Recreation Department and the Town of Queen Creek, invite the community to an open house on Thursday, June 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the San Tan Mountain Regional Park nature center, 6533 W. Phillips Road.

J.O. Combs Middle School Science Fair

Throughout the second semester, Combs Middle School eighth grade students have had the opportunity to create their own science project.

J.O. Combs Middle School Wins at Anaheim Heritage Festival

J.O. Combs Middle School Orchestra, Band, and Choir students participated in the Heritage Festival in California this past Saturday.

Combs Traditional Academy Students Celebrate Learning!

Students at Combs Traditional Academy, a K-6 school in the J.O. Combs Unified School District, are eagerly preparing to show off what they have learned and celebrate the school year on Tuesday, May 17th from 6:00-7:30 pm.

Combs Staff Serve as Leaders in State Organizations

Combs staff members not only serve the students and families within San Tan Valley, but they also serve in leadership roles outside of the school district.

Ranch Elementary Students Receive Ukulele Donation

The third and fourth grade students at Ranch Elementary are being treated to an excellent musical learning opportunity due to the generous donation of 40 ukuleles from the Kala Brand Music Company.

Combs High School Student Artwork and Conservation Message Chosen Best of Show

Congratulations to Brandon Wu, 11th grade student at Combs High School as his beautiful drawing titled 'Taking It Easy' was chosen as the Best of Show for the Arizona Junior Duck Stamp competition.

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