Justin Price will join A+ Charter Schools as the Dean of Students and Academic Advisor for the 2019-20 school year. He is excited about bringing a new secondary school choice to the local community that he has lived in since 2008. Mr. Price has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Northern Arizona University, his teaching credentials from Rio Salado College, and most recently graduated with his Master’s in Educational Leadership from Arizona State University. Justin has taught a wide variety of classes since becoming an educator in 2010 including junior high and high school level social studies courses, science courses, and electives, such as PE and Leadership. Justin has also coached cross country and track, as well as assisted with basketball and football to provide enriching extra-curricular opportunities for students. Prior to entering the education field, Justin served for twelve years in the Arizona Army National Guard where he worked in several areas and capacities. He was twice deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom where he served during the invasion in 2003-04 and again in 2006-07. He was medically retired as a Sergeant First Class (E-7) in July of 2010. Justin brings a wealth of real-world knowledge and experience to the educational environment and is dedicated in preparing students as they transition for secondary education to adulthood.