Canyon State Academy

20061 E Rittenhouse Road
Queen Creek, AZ 85142-0852
     Tel: (480)987-2046
Grades: 6 - 12 | 309 students

  CanyonStateAcademy(CSA) is a North Central Accredited School that operates on a year-round calendar that includes athletics and extra-curricular activities as well as vocational training.  CSA is located on a 183 acre campus in Queen Creek, AZ.  CSA employs all certified teachers and administrators that provide full educational services with a comprehensive special education program for disadvantaged male youth ages 11 to 18


Approved to serve students with the following disabilities: A, ED, MIMR, MOMR, OI, OHI, SMR, SLD, SLI, NSE   Sites:

  1. CanyonStateAcademy      CTDS: 072107001

Grades Served: 6-12

20061 E.

Rittenhouse Rd.

Queen Creek, AZ 85242-9715

Mr.Mark Yockus, Principal

Phone: (480) 987-2046      Fax: (480) 987-5702


School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. AdvancED
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 309 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 74%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Canyon State Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes CSA accepts court ordered referals and Department of Economic Service referrals.
Admissions Associate Darwin Johnson


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Equestrian, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
EquestrianFlag Football,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,

School Notes:

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We welcome students referred into Rite of Passage through juvenile courts, child welfare agencies and private sources. A referral can be made at anytime, and we accept students into our programs year-round.

Email:Darwin Johnson regarding admissions at or call 480-987-9700

The admission process starts with a referral, which can be made via telephone, fax or e-mail. Within two business days, you will receive a telephone call from a member of the Admission Department to discuss your referral.

Additional information about our program and about the youth will be shared to gauge the appropriateness of a potential placement. This may culminate in scheduling an interview and an assessment with the youth to determine eligibility and risk level.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gilbert Christian Schools (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Guadalupe Academy (3.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Guadalupe Academy (3.5 miles away)
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