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Nominations open for 2018 Coconino County Teacher of the Year, Rookie Teacher of the Year

| September 20, 2017
Nominations open for 2018 Coconino County Teacher of the Year, Rookie Teacher of the Year

Nominations for the Coconino County Teacher of the Year and Rookie Teacher of the Year (a teacher who started last year) are now open. You can find the nomination form at www.coconino.az.gov/1863/Celebrate

Anyone can nominate a teacher that they think is excellent.

The Coconino County Superintendent’s Office is committed to supporting and improving educator quality by creating conditions for teachers to flourish. This Recognition Event highlights exemplary teachers while initiating a new conversation around the foundation for a transformative educational system. If we truly want a world-class educational system, we must honor exceptional teachers.

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FUSD aims for improvement with specific school plans. See more education stories here

| September 13, 2017
FUSD aims for improvement with specific school plans. See more education stories here

Flagstaff Unified School District teachers and principals have been working on a plan to improve AzMERIT scores at the district’s schools for the past year, said Robert Hagstrom, the director of research and assessment for Flagstaff Unified School District. And they’re about to release those plans to the public at the Sept. 26 FUSD Governing Board meeting. The district’s AzMERIT scores will also be discussed at the meeting.

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Festival Program Now Available Online and Keynote Tickets Available!

| September 13, 2017
Festival Program Now Available Online and Keynote Tickets Available!

The 2017 Flagstaff Festival of Science Starts September 23rd! Here is a brief overview of what to expect. And remember, everything is free! Bonus Pre-Festival Events September 21st, 22nd.

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Education on display at 2017 Coconino County Fair

| September 5, 2017
Education on display at 2017 Coconino County Fair

Students from dozens of local schools participated in the 68th Annual Coconino County Fair held Sept. 1 through 4, 2017 at the fairgrounds at Fort Tuthill County Park.

“Once again FUSD students shine in the ‘Schools Building’ with the amazing art displays,” Flagstaff Unified School District officials reported.

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Exciting Film Event- Lead up to Kevin Campbell Event

| September 3, 2017
Exciting Film Event- Lead up to Kevin Campbell Event

Please join us for this special kick off event! Film Screening of “From Place to Place” featuring Kevin Campbell. Kevin will be in Flagstaff and Page Oct 17-19 sharing his groundbreaking information. This film will help set the foundation for this project as well as help inform the work being conducted in our County. All agencies are highly encouraged to send staff.

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FUSD Open House Nights concludes with Aug. 31 event at Coconino High School

| August 30, 2017
FUSD Open House Nights concludes with Aug. 31 event at Coconino High School

The Flagstaff Unified School District will conclude its annual series of open house nights at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 at Coconino High School.

Open house nights were presented this past week on Aug. 28 at Flagstaff High School, Aug. 29 at Mount Elden Middle School and Cromer Elementary School; and Aug. 30 at Sinagua Middle School.

Also on Thursday, the FUSD Indian Education Support Program held its annual Back-to-School Night at Mount Elden Middle School.

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Flagstaff Public Library’s Youth Services Calendar and Events

| August 26, 2017
Flagstaff Public Library’s Youth Services Calendar and Events

Download and print the calendars to find the best events for you and your family! There are activities such as Crazy 8s for children 7 and up, Baby Laptime, Lego Club, Crafty Corner, and Stitching by the Books

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Celebrating Flagstaff – The First STEM City in America

| August 23, 2017
Celebrating Flagstaff – The First STEM City in America

Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) and the City of Flagstaff will celebrate the sixth anniversary of declaring Flagstaff the “First STEM City in America” with displays STEM-focused displays from five FUSD schools in the lobby of City Hall. The displays will be available for public viewing from Sept. 7 through Sept. 21.

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Story Time with Moana!

| August 19, 2017
Story Time with Moana!

Moana is coming to Bookmans Flagstaff! This event includes a story time, singing songs, Moana themed activities and, of course, photo opportunities with the character Moana.

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Thunder Over Flagstaff

| August 19, 2017
Thunder Over Flagstaff

Dreams Take Flight with EAA’s Young Eagles.

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