Listen to Mr. Rowan, Queen Creek Junior High history teacher, share his story from September 11, 2001. The tragic events Mr. Rowan experienced as an NYC police officer inspired him to write the children's book "Jake the Bombed Out Bomb Dog."
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Mrs. Blomberg, an 8th grade science teacher at Ironwood 7-12, had an amazing opportunity to travel to the Arctic at the Churchill Northern Science Centre in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. Read more about her adventure and findings.
American Leadership Academy, Queen Creek 7-12 has been recognized as a top high school and charter school! Learn more about our ranking and school statistics.
Mr. Foster grew up the son of an Air Force serviceman where he lived in many U.S. states and spent several years abroad in England. He moved to Arizona about 12 years ago and loves to play golf and coach basketball and soccer. He has been married to his high school sweetheart for 22 years and is the father of four great kids: Alec (19), who is currently serving a church mission in Nicaragua, McKenna (17), Bradden (14), and Katelyn (12). He has worked in many capacities in education including: a fourth grade teacher, a fifth grade teacher, and most recently he was a Master Teacher and Teacher on Special Assignment (T.O.S.A). In those capacities, Mr. Foster worked closely with teachers to help guide their career paths through professional development, creation of Professional Learning Communities (PLCs), as well as, working in the capacity of administration with a focus on attendance and discipline duties.
Mrs. Doughty was born and raised here in Pinal County, Arizona. She comes from a long line of Arizona educators . Her father, grandfather, sister and many aunts and uncles have educated students across the state. She has been married to her husband, Shane, for 24 years and has 4 children: Maclayne, who is currently living in Germany, Lafe, who is attending Northern Arizona University, and Payton and Gage who are in high school. As a family they enjoy spending time at the beach, off-roading, and making memories.
Mrs. Doughty earned her Bachelor's of Science degree in Education from Northern Arizona University. She has a dual certification in Elementary and Special Education. She has worked as a preschool teacher, 1st grade teacher, 3rd grade teacher, 6th grade teacher and has worked to create programs for Special Education classrooms. Mrs. Doughty has a deep love for children and a passion for fostering environments which are conducive to learning and promoting excellence.
Parents, did you know that our Anthem campus has a preschool and pre-k program? We support your kids from ages 3 and up, teaching them our core values while integrating American Leadership Academy's Core Knowledge Sequence. Ask about our discounts!