Educational opportunities abound at Leading Edge Academy

Principal Mat Reese with the Leading Edge Academy Maricopa winners from the Leading Edge District Poetry Contest. [submitted]

Leading Edge Academy Maricopa is proud to be finishing up its 12th year serving the Maricopa community. LEA Maricopa continues to boast some of the best test scores in the entire city. The K-8 school had many highlights this year, including our first annual band festival, the updating of our community garden, the expansion and success of our athletics program as well as the other extracurricular activities.

Principal Mat Reese, who has served the Maricopa community for over 30 years as a teacher, coach and principal, is proud of a great 2021-2022 school year and is already looking forward to 2022-2023.

Leading Edge Academy Maricopa is still enrolling for the 2022-2023 school year with very limited space available. If you are interested, please go online to or call us at 520-568-7800.

Leading Edge Academy Maricopa and Mr. Reese credits the success of the last 12 years to its amazing staff who truly care for their students.

LEA Maricopa is looking to round out its staff for the 2022-2023 school year as well. They are looking for teachers for the following positions: 2nd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, Middle School ELA, Middle School Social Studies and Middle School Science as well as Instructional Aides. If you are interested in applying, please visit us online at

Thank you to the Maricopa community for the last 12 years and we look forward to continuing to be a part of this amazing city!

This sponsored content was first published in the June edition of InMaricopa magazine.