Welcome to Jack Barnes Elementary

Excelling SchoolWe welcome you to Jack Barnes Elementary School and to our new website. We provide top-quality education and care to children in Kindergarten through 4th Grade. Jack Barnes is an Excelling school with an A grade from the Arizona Department of Education. We're located in Queen Creek, Arizona, in the Phoenix-Metro area. Our school features dedicated teachers, active parents, and a supportive community. We encourage you to learn more about all the great things happening at Barnes Elementary.

We take great pride in our school and in our growing community. We hope you enjoy your visit to our website, and we look forward to seeing you soon at Barnes Elementary.

Arizona College and Career Ready Standards

Below you will find the 2014-2015 Curriculum and Common Core Standard flyers for each grade level. These are the standards which seek to ensure consistency of education nationwide, becoming our curriculum.


If you'd like to learn more about how the Common Core Standards work, please visit the Arizona Department of Education.

A Message from  our Principal

Welcome Students, Parents, and Community Members,

I'm excited about all the great things happening here at Barnes Elementary. Our committed and highly qualified staff supports and motivates our students to grow in knowledge, skill, and character. Barnes students develop into life-long learners, equipped with the education to succeed in academics and beyond.

Everyone here at Barnes Elementary knows the importance of parental involvement and community support. We encourage you to get to know your child's teacher and to volunteer as your schedule permits. I look forward to partnering with you as we provide the guidance and support to ensure all our students have a bright future.


Laura Valenciano, Principal
Barnes Elementary School


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What's New

Be sure to stay up-to-date on everything going on in our district by also viewing the district's News page.

October Students of the Month

We recognize students each month for their hard work and dedication to learn. Read more >>>

Thank you Kiwanis Club

Our third graders each received their own personal dictionary from the Kiwanis Club. Thank you!

New Staff

We would like to introduce a couple of new staff members. Read more >>>

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