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Welcome home to the land of the A.J.Mitchell Hawks! We are a K-5 elementary school, serving students in Nogales, Arizona. We are proud to be a part of Nogales Unified School District, a large and dynamic school system. You’ll find us west of Grand Avenue on Bautista Street.

Here at A.J.Mitchell we firmly believe in success for all students, and our teachers are dedicated to providing an exciting and challenging curriculum. We strive to nurture the whole child and know that by working with our supportive community, our students can achieve great things!

Take some time to browse our site. We’ve packed it full of helpful information you may need to know about our school. If at any time you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact us. Bienvenidos!

A Message from our Principal

Dear A.J. Mitchell Families,

We are taking the AzMERIT test in April! Please make sure all 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students arrive on time. We also have DIBELS and Galileo testing in May.

If you are interested in becoming a parent volunteer, please fill out our volunteer application. You must be an approved volunteer to attend our field trips. We would love to have you! 

As our year ends, please be mindful of our early release days:

  • April 29, 2015, at 12:45 p.m.
  • May 6, 2015, at 12:45 p.m.
  • May 13, 2015, at 12:45 p.m.
  • May 22, 2015, at 10:00 a.m.

Please also mark your calendars for these exciting events:

  • DARE graduation is on May 8, 2015.
  • 5th grade transition is on May 21, 2015.
  • Kindergarten transition will be on May 22, 2015.


Molly Alcaraz

Dr. Molly Cassidy
Nogales Unified School District #1

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