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Robert Grant Announced As New Cesar Chavez Principal

Robert Grant

Phoenix Union is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Robert Grant to serve as the next principal of Cesar Chavez High School. Mr. Grant will begin his tenure in July and replace Mr. Matthew Georgia, who has served in this role since 2016.

Grant has served the Phoenix Union community since 2013. In this time, he has taught reading and AVID at Carl Hayden Community High School and held two assistant principal roles at Cesar Chavez. He currently serves as the Principal at Bostrom High School. Grant takes pride in creating positive school culture while helping students find success in a supportive, collaborative environment.

Mr. Grant holds a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from the iLeadAZ Aspiring Principal Program at Arizona State University.

"Mr. Grant is a proud resident of South Phoenix, and has served the Phoenix Union community for nearly a decade," said PXU Superintendent Dr. Chad Gestson. "He has been a teacher, teacher leader, assistant principal, and principal.  He is well prepared to take Chavez to the next level.”