The Academy of Tucson Middle School, a tuition-free public charter school, was established in 1986, accredited in 1990 and chartered in 1999! We are one third of an excelling and A-rated school system, consistently exceeding Arizona’s average on state tests.
We offer a traditional liberal arts education including core subject areas with Art, Music, Foreign Languages and Electives. We connect students with opportunities to earn high school credit in Math and Foreign Language courses.
We love Electives like: STEM, Chorus, Guitar Ensemble, Theater, Band, Orchestra, General Music, Art, Stage Design and PE.
We enjoy many athletic and extracurricular opportunities, including the Wright Flight Program and National Junior Honor Society. Academy of Tucson Middle School regularly enhances student learning with technology and curriculum-related field trips.
Our dedicated AOTMS teachers know that the key to each day for middle school is socializing! And with that social focus in mind, our teachers craft engaging lessons where kids can collaborate together. We offer strong positive behavioral support with our ROARS program and we inspire our kids to do the right thing with our Top Cougars initiative
100% of our teachers are certified and we have a 16:1 student-teacher ratio!
Want a closer look at Academy of Tucson Middle School? Check out our virtual tour below!