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Our Mission: To develop a community of learners dedicated to academic excellence, lifelong success, and service to the community.



Our Principal is the Biggest Wildcat Fan! #BearDown


La Cima Teacher Named 2016 Rodel Exemplary Teacher


Congratulations, Mrs. Kimminau!

CLICK HERE to read the story from the Arizona Daily Star!


La Cima Middle School
5600 N La Cañada Dr
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone: 520-696-6730
(report an absence 24 hrs a day)

Fax: 520-696-6793

Office Hours ~ 7:30am - 4:00pm
School Begins at 8:15 each day.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday dismissal at 3:35 pm
Thursday dismissal at 2:00 pm 


Click here for the 2015-2016 registration forms.
(Formularios de inscripción para el año escolar 2015-2016)
Open Enrollment

Senator Steve Farley Visits La Cima


Legislator Day at La Cima Middle School! Senator Steve Farley spent a recent morning visiting classrooms and engaging with students. The Arizona Senator also taught a civics lesson to an 8th grade humanities class! He ended the day in the cafeteria, eating lunch with the students!


The Cardinal Code

Be Positive
Be Respectful
Be Ready to Learn
Be Safe
Be a Problem Solver

La Cima Offers a variety of classes and clubs

AVID, Student Council, National Junior Honor Society, Band, Orchestra, Choir, Career Explorations, Art, Physical Education, Humanities, Technology, Humanities (REACH), ACHIEVE, High School Math Courses (Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II), Video Production, Leadership, Student Aides, On-site Special Education, ELD, Intervention Classes in Reading and Math, and sports for all grade levels.


La Cima Organization and Philosophy

Middle School Philosophy, Standard Based Curriclum, Student-led Conferences, Positive Behavior Supports, Focus on College-Readiness, Professional Learning Communities.

  Important Links:

        Parent Links       
Dress Code and Uniform Information       Pay for School Lunch
Food Service Information      Bus Stop Finder    District Calendars

Tax Credit Donations

Make your 2015 Tax Credit donation to La Cima Middle School.
Donations can be made online or in the front office.

Does La Cima have your email address?

Please make sure we have your email on file in the front office.
For further assistance please contact Julie Kischer at 269-4502.


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Click on "Choose La Cima" to see all of the great things La Cima has to offer


Student-Led Conferences December 10-11

Early Release 11:45 a.m.

Winter Break

December 21-January 1

School Resumes Monday, January 4

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CLICK HERE to read the full story from the Arizona Daily Star

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Community Meeting on Solar Installation

Monday, August 31: La Cima Middle School, 5600 N. La Canada Dr., 7:00 p.m. 




In Amphitheater 


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Contact Ms. Sullivan to receive email reminders from the Principal


2016 AzMERIT

End-of-Year 3-8 Testing Window:  3/28/16-5/6/16

 First Season Sports:  Tackle Football, Cross Country, Tennis, and Softball


20015-16 Sports Sign-up - Pick up your sports packet for this school year and get your sports physical.   You can sign up in the office.    Please contact Nick Woodard, Athletic Director, with questions 696-6790.