Christine Fitzsimmons – Principal

Principal Christine Fitzsimmons

Christine Fitzsimmons holds a B.A in Elementary Education from the University of Arizona and a Master's in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. She has a certificate in K-8 and has her Middle School Language Arts endorsement. She has a total of 17 years of educational experience with 9 years being in the classroom and 8 years as an administrator.



Barbara Asaro  – Assistant Principal

Assistant Principal Barbara Asaro

Barbara Asaro holds a B.A. degree in Criminal Justice as well as a Post Baccalaureate in Elementary Education and a Master's in School Administration. This is Ms. Asaro's 14th year in education with 7 years in the classroom and 6 years as an Instructional Coach and Facilitator. Ms. Asaro holds a State of AZ teaching and Principal Certificate as well as a Reading endorsement. This is Ms. Asaro's first year as an Assistance Principal with AMSPA. In her spare time, Ms. Asaro enjoys spending time her 2 year old son and her husband. They enjoy reading books, watching movies, and going to the park. Ms. Asaro has a passion for serving the community and she looks forward to continuing her journey at the Peoria campus.



Jennifer Dunnavant – Assistant Principal


Jennifer Dunnavant has a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Mathematics. Jennifer has been in education for 26 years. She has taught 1st -8th graders. Jennifer has worked with students teaching reading and math interventions for 20 years. She has spent the last 9 years in administration at Sylvan Learning Centers. Jennifer loves teaching and helping students. She fully believes that all students can learn, it is just a matter of figuring out how they learn. She is excited to join the team at AMS Peoria Advanced and is looking forward to this school year.


Jeremy Parker – Assistant Principal





Erick Rodriguez – Dean of Students





A full summary of school personnel experience and resumes are available for public review upon request. Please contact the school directly.