Website URL: http://www.jocombs.org/
Address301 East Combs Road
CitySan Tan Valley
State or ProvinceArizona
Congratulations to the Battle of the Books team from Harmon Elementary, Ms. Carrie Forst-Sponsor, students Chesley Udall, Rachel Alger and Brian Bishop as they secured the “win” at the Regional Championship. The competition took place at the Chandler Center for Performing Arts on May 14.Harmon beat out all of the top three teams from each of the six East Valley School Districts competing. The team from Harmon did not miss a single question throughout the entire year and did a phenomenal job! Kudos to the other two teams from the Combs District who had great performances, Ranch Elementary and Combs Traditional Academy who also competed at the Regional Championship.
This year, the J.O. Combs Unified School District has partnered with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program which recognizes one student every month from each of our schools. There is a selection process in place where students get recognized for the various pillars of the Character Counts Program which include Responsibility, Trustworthiness, Citizenship, Caring, Respect and Fairness.This presentation will take place each month at our Regular Governing Board Meeting where representatives from Banner Ironwood Hospital will be in attendance to present each student with a Certificate of Special Recognition. A photograph will be taken with the representatives from Banner Ironwood, the Governing Board, and Superintendent Gayle A. Blanchard.
The Combs High School Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Club, a national career and technical student organization is awarded a $3,500 grant from the Greater Valley Area Health Education Center (GVAHE).
This year, the J.O. Combs Unified School District has partnered with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program which recognizes one student every month from each of our schools.
There is a selection process in place where students get recognized for the various pillars of the Character Counts Program which include Responsibility, Trustworthiness, Citizenship, Caring, Respect and Fairness.
The 2013 – 2014 Kindergarten Registration “Kick-Off” week at J.O. Combs Unified School District will be February 25 through March 1. Registration will be accepted at all our elementary school sites, Monday through Friday, 7:30 – 4:00.There will be an evening registration from 4-6 pm on February 28 at Ellsworth, Harmon, Ranch and Simonton Elementary. Combs Traditional Academy, a “back-to-basics” elementary school will host their evening registration on March 7 from 6-7:30 pm.
Congratulations to the J.O. Combs Spelling Bee Winners and Alternates!
The three winners will participate in the Pinal County Spelling Bee on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 9:30 am in the Coolidge High School Auditorium.
Congratulations goes out to:
Combs High School students in Ms. Pat Rivera’s and Ms. Jane Chu’s Life Skills classes participate weekly in the Hoofbeats with Heart project in San Tan Valley.
Hoofbeats with Heart is a non-profit organization which provides programs that improve physical, cognitive, and social emotional skills of individuals with special abilities.