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Newell Barney Junior High School
Queen Creek Unified School District
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Welcome to Newell Barney Junior High School. Our campus is located in the beautiful San Tan Valley, Arizona, northeast of Sossaman and Riggs Road. We are one of two junior high schools in the Queen Creek Unified School District serving students in the seventh and eighth grades.

A Message from Our Principal

Dear Newell Barney Junior High School Parents and Guardians,

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Newell Barney Junior High School (NBJHS), home of the Buccaneers! Our school motto is Believe, Achieve, Succeed. We apply this motto every day of the year as our staff and community Believe that all students can Achieve academically and establish social goals that will help them Succeed in life! Our goal is to encourage and nurture each student to reach or exceed his or her potential. We accomplish our goal by having high expectations for our students, providing structure and help when things get tough, and not accepting any excuses.

Latest News
Sign up for Running Club!

Registration is now opened for elementary-age students to join Running Club. YAP Running Club will be starting the week of October 18. Each School's Running Club coach will provide information for practice days and race information. 

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Community and Family Engagement Event

QCUSD is proud to hold the Community and Family Engagement (CAFE)! Come and join us on Thursday, September 16 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at the QCUSD office building at 20217 E Chandler Heights Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142. 

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Lamppost Dedicated to Katherine Mecham Barney at Newell Barney Junior High School

A small ceremony recently took place at Newell Barney Junior High School to dedicate a new lamppost for Mrs. Katherine Mecham Barney.

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QCUSD Cheerleaders Work Together in Team Bonding Experience

Cheerleaders from Queen Creek High School (varsity and junior varsity), Queen Creek Junior High School, and Newell Barney Junior High School participated in a two-day cheer camp.

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Grades 7–8
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