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Apollo Middle School


Location: 265 West Nebraska Street
Tucson, AZ 85756 (Google Maps)

Principal: 
Roy Massani
Asst. Principal: 
Debbie Roche

Main Number: (520) 545-4500
Fax: (520) 545-4516

Year Opened: 1971
Enrollment: 800

Grades: 6-8
Mascot: Eagles
Uniforms: Required
Bottoms: Khaki
Tops: (Polo) White or Forest Green



Apollo Junior High was named after the Apollo 11 Moon Mission. The Apollo mascot The Eagle was the lunar module that took astronauts to the moon. Legend has said that the C-building at Apollo was built in the shape of the lunar module if you were to look down at the building from space.

Apollo Middle School prepares all students for success in high school and beyond by creating a safe environment for developing academic skills, social skills, and 21st century skills. Our school is dedicated to the curiosity and resiliency of our students as the foundation for success.

Programs and Academics

Academics

  • Health and Wellness Electives including:
    • Culinary Arts in our newly renovated kitchen
    • Physical Education
    • Healthy Living
  • SUN (Gifted and Talented Courses)
  • Algebra I – For High School Credit
  • Junior Literacy Council
  • Youth Empowered for Success (YES Club)

Student Support

  • Project SOAR University of Arizona Mentors
  • School Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports
  • Counseling Groups
  • Staff Mentors (YODA’s)
  • Career Shadow Field Trip
  • AVID

Clubs & Sports

  • 21st Century Club
  • Robotics
  • MESA
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • SWAT Club
  • Grrls Project
  • Yearbook
  • Glee Club - Gleeagles
  • Apollo Video Crew
  • Wrestling Club
  • WyldeLife
  • Dance Crew
  • Cheerleading Club
  • Flag Football
  • Volleyball
  • Cross Country
  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Soccer
  • Girls Basketball
  • Boys Soccer
  • Wrestling
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Track & Field

Family Suport

  • Apollo Community School – Open in the evenings for the Community
  • CRI Healthy Communities
  • Familia Adelante
  • University of Arizona College Academy for Parents
  • Site Council
  • Healthy Kitchen – Healthy Cooking Classes
  • Wellness Fitness & Weight Rooms
  • Community Garden
  • Grow to be Fit

Summer Vacation

No-School

Summer Vacation -

**School Starts**
Wednesday, July 27th


School/Location: 
Craycroft
Drexel
Elvira
Esperanza
Liberty
Los Amigos
Los Niños
Ocotillo
Mission Manor
Gallego Primary
Rivera
Santa Clara
Summit View
Apollo
Lauffer
Gallego Intermediate
Sierra
Challenger
S.T.A.R.
Desert View
Sunnyside
SUSD
Schedule Type: 
No School
Days Applicable: 
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Bus Drop Off: 
12:00pm
Start Time: 
12:00pm
End Time: 
12:00pm
Bus Pick up: 
12:00pm
Applicable Date Range: 
05/27/2016 to 07/26/2016

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 5:00pm

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 6:30pm

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 6:30pm

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 6:30pm

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 4:30pm, Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 4:30pm, Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 4:30pm, Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 4:30pm, Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 4:30pm, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 4:30pm