TO LIMIT EXPOSURE: Scheduled appointments are only allowed for educational purposes until further notice due to COVID Pandemic for the safety of staff and students. 


    When covid is lifted and approved: Parents who are scheduled to volunteer on campus are required to sign in at the front office, provide ID, and wear a visitor sticker any time they are on campus. Other adult visitors must make arrangements with the front office to visit our campus. Student visitors are not permitted.

Dr. Cain Jagodzinski

Phone: 480-484-6310


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Cain Jagodzinski

Administrative Support Coordinator | Keri Blaker | 480-484-6302

Dr. Jagodzinski is excited to join the Arcadia learning community. Entering his 22nd year in education, he has served as a teacher, basketball coach, dean of students, assistant principal, and principal. Dr. Jagodzinski has a bachelor’s degree in secondary education from Northern Arizona University, a master’s degree in school administration from Arizona State University, and a doctorate degree in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University. As the instructional leader he works with students, staff, parents, and the community to ensure that Arcadia is responsive, student-focused, humble, and growth-minded. 

Assistant Principal & Athletic Director

Mr. Shawn Gatson

Phone: 480-484-6313


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Shawn Gatson

Administrative Support Technician | Toni Burdette 480-484-6320

Mr. Shawn Gatson is a native Phoenician and a proud husband and father of six children. Mr. Gatson has served the valley for over 25 years in education and athletics. He began his career directing valley, youth sports programs. He moved into the Catholic High School System as a Physical Education Teacher and transitioned into the role of Athletic Director, which he served as successfully for 10 years. Mr. Gatson has over 25 years of coaching experience, including varsity level football and baseball. He earned a bachelor's degree from Arizona State University and a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Notre Dame. Mr. Gatson is looking forward to a wonderful year of sports and is excited to see our student athletes perform at their best and develop a commitment to teamwork and service to our school and community. He believes an essential element of educational athletics is to teach lifetime values, and he is committed to fostering a culture of sportsmanship, integrity, respect and good character. Go Titans!

Assistant Principal of Student Services & Testing

Ms. Sara Johnson

Phone: 480-484-6323


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Sara Johnson

Administrative Assistant | Kristin Hochstatter 480-484-6321

Sara A. Johnson accepted the role of Assistant Principal of Student Services at Arcadia High School in 2019. Prior to joining the Arcadia team, she served as the Director of Academic Programs at BASIS Scottsdale where she oversaw curriculum, testing, and student records.  Before joining leadership, Ms. Johnson taught English for four years to grades 7-12—with her biggest contribution being the development of advanced curriculum and design for Creative Writing and African American Literature courses at DePaul Catholic High School. Ms. Johnson triple-majored in Secondary Education, English Literature, and Anthropology at William Paterson University and holds an M.Ed in Administration and Supervision from Arizona State University. She is thrilled to take on a broader role in the lives of students and is looking forward to helping to build and sustain a culture of support and excellence at Arcadia High School. 

Assistant Principal of Educational Services & Safety

Ms. Manjula Reddy

Phone: 480-484-6303


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Manjula Reddy

Administrative Support Technician |  Lisa Richards | 480-484-6337

Ms. Manjula Reddy comes with 17 plus years of experience in education.  She has been a classroom teacher for 15 years teaching mainly Mathematics and Physics in a variety of school settings.  Her experience is varied with experience in teaching and leadership roles in Charter Schools, Public Schools and a Magnet School. Her career has taken her to various destinations across the US – Philadelphia, PA, Austin, TX, and now Scottsdale, AZ.  In addition to being a classroom teacher, Ms. Reddy also has 3 years experience as a mathematics instructional specialist.  Ms. Reddy has been an assistant principal at the high school level for 3 years and an assistant principal at the middle school level for 3 years. 

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    Principal: Dr. Cain Jagodzinski    480-484-6302
    Assistant Principals:  Manjula Reddy, Sara Johnson
    Assistant Principal/Athletic Director:  Shawn Gatson
    Address: 4703 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018
    Phone: 480-484-6300
    Fax: 480-484-6301
    Office Hours: 7:00am - 3:00pm
    School Hours: 7:45am - 2:20pm 
    Grades: 9th - 12th Grade
    Colors: Scarlet Red and Royal Blue
    Mascot: Titans
    Year Opened: 1958

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Site Council


    2020-21 Meeting Dates

    2019-2020 AGENDAS/Approved Minutes:

    September 3   Minutes (& MAY 2020 Minutes)
    October 1   Minutes
    November 5   Minutes
    December 3   Minutes
    January 7   Minutes
    February 4   Minutes
    March 4   Minutes 
    April 1   Minutes 
    May 6   Minutes


    20/21 S/C Members
    Facilitator - Dr. Cain Jagodzinski

    Classified - Recorder - Keri Blaker

    Com. Mbr. - Mike Alexander

    Certified - Katie Assali, Darcy Brodison, Jason Jones and Jeanne Yeager

    Parent Representative - PTO President Jill Beckis, Kim Beler, Lance Rauhoff, and Susan Spier

    Student Body President - Lily Ashworth


    2019-20 Setember • OctoberNovemberDecemberJanuaryFebruaryMarchApril • May  

    2018-19 September • October • November • December • January CANCELLED • February • March • April • May (pending Approval)

    2017-18 S/C Archived Minutes

    Bylaws >> revised Bylaws from 10.3.19