By Queen Creek Unified School District

The Queen Creek Unified School District is growing. A ceremonial groundbreaking event for the yet-to-be-named elementary school #8 was held on Monday, October 21. Attendees were treated to a performance by Jack Barnes choir students followed by remarks from Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney and leaders of the district and project. Elementary #8 will be located in the Barney Farms subdivision being built near Signal Butte and Queen Creek Roads and will open for the 2020-21 school year.