Greetings and Welcome to Gilbert Public Schools!
It is my privilege to serve as the Superintendent of this wonderful school district, and invite you to explore our website, speak with our staff, or schedule a visit at any of our schools.
As one of the largest school districts in the State of Arizona, we offer you and your child(ren) a 100+ year tradition of academic excellence, A+ Schools of Excellence, an extensive array of accelerated courses (AP and honors) and dual credit opportunities, along with a state ranked career technical education (CTE) program. Additionally, our high performing traditional classrooms are supported by a nationally recognized performing arts, visual arts and outstanding athletic programs.
We are a unified school district that is located in the East Valley of Phoenix, and among our 40 schools, we serve over 34,000 students from preschool through 12th grade.
Our 27 elementary schools, five junior high schools, six high schools, one online learning academy and one alternative high school are all schools I am very proud of, and my wife and I are proud to say our two children are graduates of Gilbert Public Schools.
I think you will find what I have over my 20-year career with the district, that our culture is our point of pride. Simply put, Governing Board, our parents, our students and our staff are second to none. Come and see for yourself why Gilbert Public Schools is the district of choice in Arizona.
Dr. Shane McCord, Ed.D.