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About Us

Pima is located about 156 miles east of the Phoenix metropolitan area and is approximately 136 miles northeast of Tucson. Our rural location encourages supportive, community involvement and enthusiasm. Our K-12 district serves 650 students.

We are proud of our dedicated staff and administration who work together to help our district achieve its mission. To meet our department administration, check out the Departments page. To meet our school staff, visit the Elementary, Junior High, or High School pages.

Values and Expectations

We value each student. School staff will consistently provide a positive experience to each student.

We value quality teachers. Resources will be prioritized to recruit, retain, and support excellent teachers.

We value our pioneer heritage. We expect our students and staff to embody integrity, a strong work ethic, and responsibility to self and others.

We believe high expectations result in high achievement. Our curriculum will be aligned with higher education.

We value communication and involvement among students, families, school, and community.

We believe small classes provide the best environment for students and teachers.

We value consistent discipline.

We value opportunities for all students to participate in school activities.

We expect the appearance of our campus to reflect our commitment to a safe, orderly, and
attractive learning environment.

We celebrate the achievements of our alumni and value them as role models.

We value technology as a tool to enhance education.

We expect our students to be good citizens in a global society.

Meet our Administration
  Sean Rickert (928) 387-8000 ext 8002
Elementary Principal  
  Eddy Carlton (928) 387-8000 ext 8052
Jr./Sr. High Dean of Students  
  Mark Squires (928) 387-8000 ext 8102
High School Principal  
  Cody Barlow (928) 387-8000 ext 8153

District Policies

The public can access all the current school district policies without a login by selecting the policies in the left column of the following Arizona School Board Association page.

Our Mission


Our mission is to provide
a quality education for
 all students, in a safe and
 nurturing environment, 
in partnership with
 parents and our community.