Home of the Eagles

Hello, and welcome to the Mesa K-6 campus of American Leadership Academy. We are proud to offer an exceptional educational experience to students in the East Mesa, Queen Creek and Apache Junction areas. 

Parents' Corner

Find out what's happening at American Leadership Academy, Mesa K-6, by visiting our school calendar page. Here we'll share upcoming events, activities, parent/student information, and holiday breaks.

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School calendar

It's not too late to apply at Mesa K-6! See why families love our school, staff, and administration, and start the application process online. Are you currently an ALA student? Get re-enrollment information here.

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Application & re-enrollment

Are you looking for the Student/Parent handbook? Lunch menus for Mesa K-6? School supply lists? Find the above information and more on our "Parent Resources" tab. 

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Parent resources

School uniforms create a focused and safe environment for K-6 students. Stay up-to-date on uniform policies and guidelines, purchase items online, and view different styles on our "Uniforms" page. 

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Uniform policies & online store

Meet the Director

Deena LeBio

Mrs. Deena LeBio has been in the field of education for over 15 years. She began her career in various roles working with children in Preschool through 8th grade in California. In 2015, she moved to Arizona and where she helped open the ALA-Ironwood campus as a 2nd grade teacher. In 2017, she went on to help open the ALA-Gilbert North campus and served as a Third Grade Lead Teacher and Professional Development Leader.

Mrs. LeBio received her undergraduate degree in education from California State University, Northridge. In 2019, she received her Master's degree in Educational Studies from Western Governors University. Mrs. LeBio lives in Gilbert with her husband, Paul, baby daughter, Daisy, a cat, Putts, and dog, Spotter. She enjoys going on adventures, reading, and creating!

Student Spotlight

Ethan Peralta, District Spelling Bee

We are so proud of Ethan Peralta for coming in 2nd place at the American Leadership Academy district Spelling Bee.

Maggie Whittaker and MacKenzie Adams, Battle of the Books

We are so proud of Maggie and MacKenzie  for coming in 2nd place at the American Leadership Academy district Book Battle

The ALA Life

We R.A.I.S.E Students to be Leaders

American Leadership Academy, Mesa K-6 is different from other Mesa elementary schools because our our value-based curriculum and approach to the school environment. We don't just teach our students to be smart - we R.A.I.S.E them to be leaders.