2023 - 2024 Football Alignments

6A (31 teams)

5A (47 teams)

5A - Desert West (6 teams)

Team Changes
Cactus
Canyon View
Desert Edge
Millennium
Sunrise Mountain
Verrado

5A - Northwest (5 teams)

Team Changes
Agua Fria
Apollo
Barry Goldwater
Ironwood
Willow Canyon

5A - Central Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Cibola Moved to 5A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
North Canyon
Paradise Valley
Raymond S. Kellis
West Point
Westview Moved to 5A by AIA (football reclassification committee)

5A - Northeast Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
ALA - Gilbert North Moved to 5A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Cactus Shadows
Desert Mountain
Higley
Horizon
Notre Dame Prep

5A - Metro (6 teams)

Team Changes
Betty H. Fairfax
Camelback
Central
North Was 6A Metro. Moved to 5A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)
South Mountain
Trevor G. Browne Was 6A Metro. Moved to 5A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)

5A - San Tan (6 teams)

Team Changes
Campo Verde
Dobson Moved to 5A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Gilbert
McClintock
Skyline
Sunnyslope

5A - Sonoran (6 teams)

Team Changes
Flowing Wells
Ironwood Ridge
Maricopa
Mountain View Marana
Nogales
Tucson

5A - Southern (6 teams)

Team Changes
Buena
Casa Grande
Cienega
Desert View
Marana
Sunnyside

4A (53 teams)

4A - Desert Sky (6 teams)

Team Changes
AZ College Prep
Arcadia
Combs
Desert Sunrise
Mesquite Moved to 4A by AIA (per bylaw 8.1.6.8.4)
Vista Grande

4A - East Sky (5 teams)

Team Changes
Apache Junction
Eastmark Moved to 4A by AIA (school request endorsed by football reclassification committee)
Marcos de Niza
Poston Butte
Snowflake

4A - West Valley (6 teams)

Team Changes
Buckeye Union
Lake Havasu
Northwest Christian
St. Mary's
Thunderbird
Yuma Catholic

4A - Skyline (6 teams)

Team Changes
Carl Hayden
Glendale
Greenway
Moon Valley
Peoria
Youngker

4A - Southwest (5 teams)

Team Changes
Gila Ridge
Independence
La Joya Community Moved to 4A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Seton Catholic Prep
Sierra Linda

4A - Copper Sky (6 teams)

Team Changes
Alhambra
Copper Canyon Moved to 4A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Deer Valley
Estrella Foothills
Maryvale
Washington

4A - Gila (7 teams)

Team Changes
Amphitheater
Cholla Moved to 4A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Douglas
Empire
Rincon/University Moved to 4A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Rio Rico
Sahuarita Was 3A Gila. Moved to 3A by AIA (football reclassification committee). Moved to 4A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)

4A - Kino (6 teams)

Team Changes
Canyon Del Oro
Catalina Foothills
Mica Mountain
Pueblo
Sahuaro
Walden Grove

4A - Grand Canyon (6 teams)

Team Changes
Bradshaw Mountain
Coconino
Flagstaff
Lee Williams
Mingus Union
Prescott

3A (36 teams)

3A - South (5 teams)

Team Changes
Morenci Moved to 3A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Pusch Ridge
Sabino
Safford
Thatcher

3A - Central (5 teams)

Team Changes
ALA - Ironwood
Coolidge
Crismon
Florence
San Tan Foothills

3A - Metro East (5 teams)

Team Changes
Benjamin Franklin Was 4A Metro East. Moved to 3A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)
Bourgade Catholic
Gilbert Christian Moved to 3A by AIA (school request endorsed by football reclassification committee)
Tempe
Valley Christian

3A - East (5 teams)

Team Changes
Blue Ridge
Fountain Hills
Payson
Round Valley
Show Low

3A - North (5 teams)

Team Changes
Ganado
Monument Valley
Page
Window Rock
Winslow

3A - West (5 teams)

Team Changes
Chino Valley
Kingman
Mohave
River Valley
Wickenburg

3A - Metro West (6 teams)

Team Changes
ALA - West Foothills
Dysart
Kofa Moved to 3A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Odyssey Institute
Paradise Honors
Yuma

2A (54 teams)

2A - Little Colorado (8 teams)

Team Changes
Chinle
Greyhills Academy
Hopi
Many Farms
Pinon
Red Mesa
Tuba City
Valley (Sanders)

2A - Black (7 teams)

Team Changes
Alchesay
Globe
Holbrook
Miami
Pima
San Carlos
St. Johns

2A - San Pedro (8 teams)

Team Changes
Benson Was 3A San Pedro. Moved to 2A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board appeal)
Bisbee
Catalina
Palo Verde Magnet Was 3A San Pedro. Moved to 2A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)
Santa Rita
Tanque Verde
Tombstone
Willcox

2A - Agua Fria (8 teams)

Team Changes
Camp Verde
Cortez
Glendale Prep
Highland Prep
Kingman Academy
Mountainside
North Pointe Prep
Phoenix Christian Was 3A Agua Fria. Moved to 2A by appeal (Successful AIA Executive Board Appeal)

2A - Verde (7 teams)

Team Changes
Coronado
Madison Highland
Scottsdale Christian
Scottsdale Prep
Shadow Mountain Moved to 2A by AIA (football reclassification committee)
Valley Lutheran
Veritas Prep

2A - Salt (8 teams)

Team Changes
ALA - Anthem South
Arete Prep
Chandler Prep
Heritage Academy Laveen
NFL Yet HS and JH
San Tan Charter
Santa Cruz Valley
Sequoia Pathway

2A - Gila (7 teams)

Team Changes
Antelope Union
Arizona Lutheran Moved to 2A by AIA (per bylaw 8.1.6.8.4)
Parker Moved to 2A by AIA (per bylaw 8.1.6.8.4)
San Pasqual
St. John Paul II
Tonopah Valley
Trivium Prep

2A - Unassigned (1 teams)

Conference Region Team Changes
2A N/A Highland Prep West