Staff and volunteers at American Leadership Academy are truly "excellent"! Learn about the Charter School Support Staff of the Year and Charter School Volunteer of the Year awards.
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."
Our tuition-free public charter schools provide unique opportunities for East Valley families. Watch "Let Charter Schools Teach" and learn more about our campus online.
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.
Mrs. Schubert is the Director of the ALA-Gilbert North K-6 campus. She joined ALA-Gilbert in 2012 as an experienced, award-winning elementary teacher, and was promoted to Assistant Director the following year. As Assistant Director from 2013-2015, she helped lead the Gilbert campus to achieve the highest “A” rating in district history. In 2015, she was invited to open ALA's new Ironwood Elementary campus, and served as the Director for two years.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Plymouth State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of California, Davis. Cristina was born into a large Portuguese-American family and was raised in Morgan Hill, CA.
Over 10 years ago, she moved to Arizona with her husband, Charles. They have two sons; Chaz (10) and Liam (5). In addition to her background in education, she is an accomplished dance instructor and published author.
Sheree Majkowicz, Gilbert North K-6 Parent
"My daughter attends ALA and we love this school. Teachers are amazing and everyone is so friendly-- I’ve noticed a difference in her and wanting to learn." Read More.
American Leadership Academy, Gilbert North K-6 is dedicated to raising your children to be leaders - not just teaching them to be smart. Learn about our R.A.I.S.E values and schedule a tour of our campus, today!