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Math Kangaroo this Thursday 3/16

Good Afternoon AMS Math Kangaroo Families! We hope your Spring Break is going well so far! We wanted to remind all Math Kangaroo Families that we will be meeting here at the school this Thursday, 3/16, no later than 9am! If you would please be here by 8:45 so that we can get everyone checked in and ready, that would be phenomenal!

See you all on Thursday!

It was a full house at the celebration! 2016 AZ Charter School of the Year Celebration

Last week, we held a celebration at AMS Prince for receiving the honor of 2016 AZ Charter School of the Year. We heard from speakers including AMS Co-CEO Kim Chayka, Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, the COO of the Arizona Charter Schools Association Robert DiBacco, the Executive Director of A for Arizona Lisa Graham Keegan, current AMS 7th grader Jasmine Vasquez, and AMS Alumna and current PhD student at UC Berkeley Ouliana Vasilieva. Thanks to all who attended and to everyone who makes our success possible! We have the greatest students, parents, teachers, and staff who truly earned this award with their continuous hard work! See more pictures here.

NSCW 2017 National School Choice Week

This week, our schools have been celebrating National School Choice Week, and this Friday, January 27th, students from AMS Prince will lead a dance at the Tucson national event at the Tucson Art Museum. Read an article by AMS CEO Kim Chayka about school choice, Arizona's recent educational gains, and how AMS fits into that picture.

KGUN9 Morning Blend CEO Kim Chayka appears on KGUN9 Morning Blend

CEO Kim Chayka discusses the Academies of Math and Science and particularly the Prince campus' upcoming expansion and recent award of Arizona Charter School of the Year. Watch it here.

4th grade artwork on Meteorite Minute AMS 4th Grade Artwork on Meteorite Minute

Geoff Notkin from Meteorite Minute and actress Sara Mirasola look through artwork from Ms. Terry's 4th grade math and science class. Watch the video here!

2nd Graders on News4Tucson AMS 2nd Graders on the News!

Jeff Beamish from News4Tucson visited an AMS 2nd grade classroom to teach students about weather. See the clip featured on the morning news


AMS Prince Charter School of the Year AMS Prince Wins AZ Charter School of the Year!

We are so proud to announce that the Arizona Charter Schools Association has named our very own AMS Prince the AZ Charter School of the Year!!!! You can read the full article here:



Principals Ettor Strada and Sandra Lomeland A for Arizona has recognized AMS again!

A for Arizona has featured our Principals, Ettor Strada and Sandra Lomeland on the A for Arizona monthly Blog. Take a look. Open and see what they have to say about us!