OUR SUMMER OFFICE HOURS
We will have the following office hours during the summer:
May 29th: CLOSED (In observance of Memorial Day)
May 30th - June 2nd: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
June 5th - June 9th: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
June 12th - June 16th: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
June 19th - July 4th: CLOSED
June 5th - July 7th: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Start of Regular Office Hours)
June 10th - July 13th: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
July 14th: CLOSED
June 17th - July 18th: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
July 19th: First Day Of School! (8:00 a.m. Start Time. School Ends 3:00 p.m.)
You can also check our calendar or call 520-723-6400 for more information.
FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS
Student-athletes, free athletic physicals, good for the 2023-2024 school year, will be offered by Premier Health, LLC.
When: June 1st, June 26th & July 13th
Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: 22717 S Ellsworth Rd, Suite B101 | Queen Creek, AZ 85142 (directions)
Schedule: To schedule please call (480) 306-5650 or text (520) 503-4500
Please have the 2023-2024 AIA sport physical forms with you and filled out. A parent or guardian must be present.
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) PROGRAM
Anthem K-8 School is the only fully authorized K-8 school in Pinal county to deliver the IB(International Baccalaureate) program. IB is a comprehensive program of study. All students in grades 6th-8th will take each of the courses listed:
- Language and Literature (Formerly ELA)
- Individuals and Societies (Formerly Social Studies)
- Language Acquisition (All students will take Spanish)
- Physical and Health Education (Minimum of 50 hours per year)
- Design (Minimum of 50 hours per year)
- The Arts (Includes: Visual Arts, Band, or Choir) (Minimum of 50 hours per year)
We set high standards for our students through the International Baccalaureate program for all students in grades 6th-8th.
Teachers in all grades excel student learning through the use of Wit and Wisdom, Eureka Math, ST Math, and Springboard.
We are a 1:1 technology school, where all students have access to computers as well as new and exciting technology in the classrooms.
There is community-wide involvement in many PTA and school-sponsored activities which take place after school hours.
Throughout the year we have Movie and Game Nights, Reading Under the Stars, Bingo For Books, Cookies and Cocoa With Santa, School Dances, and Celebration of Learning Events!
District News & Info
FREE Meals for Kids & Teens 0-18
Spend time with friends and enjoy meals at no cost while school is out. Open to ages 18 and younger. No application is needed.
New Governing Board Members
Florence Unified School District Governing Board elects new President & Vice-President
Free & Reduced Lunch Applications
You may want to fill out a free and reduce meal application as it could benefit you and your child in several ways.
First Aid & CPR Training
Check-out the schedule for the 2022-2023 year.
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2022-2023 School Hours
Office Line: 520-723-6400
Fax Line: 520-723-3575
School Office Hours: 7:40 am to 3:40 pm
Student Hours: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Early Release Days: 8:00 am to 12:45 pm
OCS/Athletics: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
(STUDENTS SHOULD NOT BE AT THE SCHOOL BEFORE 7:40 am)
Our mission is to foster a love of learning and to prepare students to face future challenges by being responsible members of local, national, and global communities.