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Vision & Mission

  • Vision
    Shaping students' futures through rigorous standards, high expectations, and achievement for all.

    Dedicated teachers and staff, in partnership with the community, establish a safe learning environment to create lifelong learners with a growth mindset.  

    Akimel A-al opened in 1992, the school's name is from the language of the Akimel O'odham (Pima) People and means "Children of the River." It is pronounced "Ah' key mahl." The name was chosen to honor the Akimel O'odham people.