Welcome to Cross Middle School



Cross Student Wins District Spelling Bee

Joe Liang

Congratulations, Joe!
The 8th grader finished first in the 2015 Amphitheater School District Spelling Bee.
Joe advances to compete at the Pima County Spelling Bee.
Good Luck! You are the Pride of Cross!


School Hours

7:27 a.m. to 2:35 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

7:27 a.m. to 1:22 p.m. Wednesday (Early Release Day)

Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Principal , Andrew T. Heinemann (520-696-5997)  email icon with arrow  
Assistant Principal, Marco Dominguez (520-696-5923)  email icon with arrow

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The mission of Cross Middle School is to empower all students to become contributing members of society equipped with the skills, knowledge and values necessary to meet the challenges of a changing world.

At Cross Middle School we believe that:

  • All students can learn and achieve.
  • Everyone has unique strengths, talents, and needs.
  • All students and staff should be responsible for and dedicated to educational excellence.
  • Education requires cooperation, honesty, and respect among the student, parents, staff, school, and community.
  • The school community deserves a safe and caring environment.
  • Our actions reflect our values and dedication to meet student needs fairly and equitably.
  • Ample resources are essential to accomplish the Mission.







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SAVE THE DATE: Final Registration
for students who have completed all registration forms prior to dates below

  • 8th grade, Tuesday, 07/21/15
    6:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • 7th grade, Thursday, 07/23/15
    6:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • 6th grade, Thursday, 07/30/15
    6:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
        W.E.B. Orientation 6th grade


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Upcoming Events/Dates:


31 - 6:30 p.m. Cross Honor's Night


AzMERIT Testing: 8:30-11:30 a.m.
13 - AzMERIT Writing Test 
       Grades 6-8
14 - 15 AzMERIT Reading/Math 
Test Grades 6-8
16 - AIMS Science Test Grade 8
17 - Make-up Testing
17 - 2:00 p.m. Musical Theatre
       Dress Rehearsal- 2 Cast (MPR)
18 - 12:00 p.m. Musical Theatre
       Dress Rehearsal- 3 Cast (MPR)
20 - AzMERIT (end of course test)
       Algebra 1 & 2/Geometry

21 - Make-up Testing
20 & 22 - 7:00 p.m. Musical Theatre
       Performance 2 Cast (MPR)
21 & 23 - 7:00 p.m. Musical Theatre
       Performance 3 Cast (MPR)
28 - 7:30 a.m. 8th gr. Panoramic
       Picture; Grassy field