District News

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.

Students and coaches posing for camera.  AMSF All Stars Represent!!!

Congratulations to the AMS football team for representing AMS at South Mountain Community College for the Arizona Junior High All Star game. The Turtles were represented by Julian #12 and Alejandro #88. Not only were the Turtles represented on the field, but also on the side lines. Coach Rich Galewski and Erick Rodriguez were nominated to coach the West team. Job well done Turtles, we couldn't be more proud!

Completed Playground KaBOOM! Playground Build Day

The Academy of Math and Science Camelback was honored to receive a grant from KaBOOM! allowing us to build an awesome new playground! We had over 150 volunteers come together to complete this project in just one day! 

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:




We are excited to announce that renovations at AMS have been completed. Our school has undergone improvements with remodeled restroom facilities, improved ceiling fixtures, new drywall, and fresh paint. We welcome back our parents, students, and faculty to kick off with a fresh start and enjoy the 2016-2017 school Year!

What makes AMS different from other schools? Why AMS?

Students, parents, and administrators answer the question, "Why AMS?"