Armstrong’s Agenda 8/9

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Hello Power Campus Roadrunners!


Happy night before school starts.  Thank you so much for attending open house last night.  It was truly wonderful to see each and every one of you last night.  I have attached the power point from open house for your convenience.


The first two days of school are all about building relationships and students will NOT need to bring their backpacks until Monday.


Below you are going to find a couple of FAQ’s to help the first few days of school go right.




Q:  How does drivelane work at the new campus? 

A:  Families will enter and exit on the furthest southern entrance off of Power Road and I have attached a map, please refer to the map for more details.


Q:  Where do students park their bikes?

            A:  When students enter the campus, on their left is a temporary area we have for bikes to be parked.  The permanent home will be in place when construction on the gym building is complete.


Q:  When will my high schooler get their laptop?

            A:  Laptops will be issued to students who have signed and returned the laptop agreement and paid their laptop fees.  The laptop agreement is attached.  We will begin issuing these on Friday, and hope to be finished early next week.


Q:  What time do the gates open?

            A:  7:55AM


Q:  What time do I pick my child up?

            A:  3:30PM


Q:  Where does my student driver park?    

            A:  In the closest lane to Power Road


Q:  How do I make a schedule change?

            A:  Students can fill out a schedule change request (attached) and turn it in to Mrs. Taylor.  She will call students down and work with them within the first 10 days of school.  No schedule changes will be made after the 10th day of school.


Q:  How do I access Family Link?

            A:  Family Link is now twilighted and Infinite Campus will be our family portal.  Information on how to access this portal will be forthcoming.


Q:  How do I call the Power Campus?

            A:  Call 480-222-0811 Main Options

Press 2 for Power: (7:30am – 4:30pm):

1: Attendance mailbox

0: Front Desk

2: Registrar

3: District Administration and Athletics


Q:  Can I still bring in school supplies?


A:  Yes, boxes are set up in the student union for supplies to be dropped off.


Q:  How do I order school lunches?


            A:  Go to  (Instructions attached).  Orders must be placed by Noon the day before delivery.


Q:  How do I find out what supplies my child needs to bring?


            A:  The supply list is attached for your convenience.


Q:  What is your dress code:


            A:  Modesty is best.


Q:  Can my child bring their technology and cell phones to school?


            A:  Yes.  Cell phones must be turned off and in backpacks during class.  Students are welcome to use their devices before school, during passing periods, during lunch and after school.






August 9, 2018                 SCHOOL STARTS!  Let’s start the year off right and be on time!  The bell schedule is below:


               Gates open at 7:55AM

0   Period                                           7:18-8:12

1st Period                                           8:15-9:09

2nd Period                                          9:12-10:06

3rd Period                                          10:09-11:09

4th Period                                          11:12-12:06

5th Lunch (Jr. High)                           12:06-12:42

5th Period (A)                                    12:09-1:03

5th Lunch (High School)                  1:03-1:39

5th Period (B)                                    12:42-1:36

6th Period                                          1:39-2:33

7th Period                                          2:36-3:30



8/20                      Paper Drive Starts


8/22                      Dr. Sippel’s Birthday & Fall Picture Day


8/23                      Home Flag Football Game VS. Val Vista Academy  4:30PM  Recker Field


8/27                      Home Jr. High VolleyBall  Vs. Vista Grove Prep  4:30PM  Recker Gym


8/28                      Home Varsity Volleyball Vs. Basis  5:45PM  Recker Gym


8/31                      Away Varsity Football Vs, St John Paul II Catholic High School  7PM @ Friendship Park Field # 1  —  Link to Map:,+Avondale,+AZ+85392/@33.46103,-112.3257053,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x872b3f47b3921f7d:0x4843cde86cc0dd29!8m2!3d33.46103!4d-112.3235166



Thank you again for choosing San Tan.  We are super excited to have the kids back with us tomorrow!






It’s Great to be a Roadrunner!


Marlene K. Armstrong, M.Ed.