Our School

  • Our students experience the best at our school! Highly qualified teachers, a supportive community, outstanding staff and administration, and a beautiful campus are enjoyed by all. We offer numerous programs, extracurricular activities and a wide variety of coursework options that allow all students to excel.

    • Advanced Placement and Honors Courses

    • International Baccalaureate Courses

    • CTE Courses (business, early childhood, fashion design, carpentry, automotive, graphic design and culinary arts)

    • Athletics

    • AFJROTC

    • Clubs and Student Organizations

    • ELD Program

    • National Honor's Societies


    Administrative Personnel

    Tim Colgate
    Principal  tcolga@nusd.k12.az.us

    Kristi Beach, 
    Assistant Principal, kbeach@nusd.k12.az.us

    Ralph Almanzar,
    Assistant Principal, ralmanzar@nusd.k12.az.us

    Eric Sowle, 
    Athletic Coordinator, Title IX coordinator esowle@nusd.k12.az.us

     

    Our Motto

    “Achieving Excellence Together"

     

    Our Mission

    By working as a team within a positive environment, all students will be successful, responsible, culturally appreciative, critical thinkers.

     

    School Schedule

    Regular Schedule  Early Release Schedule
    1st period 7:25 – 8:20  1st period 7:25 – 8:05
    2nd period 8:25 – 9:25 2nd period 8:10 – 8:50
    3rd period 9:30 – 10:25  3rd period 8:55 – 9:35
    4th period 10:30 – 11:25  4th period 9:40 – 10:20
    Lunch 11:30 – 12:00  Lunch 10:20 – 10:50
    5th period 12:05 – 1:00  5th period 10:55 – 11:35
    6th period 1:05 – 2:00  6th period 11:40 – 12:10

     

    Tutoring

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 – 2:45

     

    Fast Facts

    • School colors: Maroon & Gold

    • Mascot: Apache

    • Grades served: 9th - 12th

    • Number of school days: 180

     

    NHS = Safe & Orderly Environment