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Flagstaff students prepare to experience eclipse

| August 23, 2017
Flagstaff students prepare to experience eclipse

Several Flagstaff schools will be giving students a chance to safely view the solar eclipse and at the same time honor the request of traditional Navajo students who do not wish to view the eclipse.

Most schools, such as DeMiguel and Marshall elementaries, Sinagua Middle, Summit High School and Basis Flagstaff, will have some classes going outside to view the eclipse with safety solar glasses. These students should have had permission slips signed by their parents.

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Annual Back-To-School Night

| August 19, 2017
Annual Back-To-School Night

The 2017-2018 school year is in full swing and the FUSD Indian Education Support Program is preparing for our annual Back to School Night. This year’s event will be at Mount Elden Middle School, 3223 N 4th Street, on August 30, 2017 from 5:30PM to 7:00PM. A great opportunity for families to learn about our community’s non-profits, businesses, and other organizations!

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FUSD August 2017 newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

| August 9, 2017
FUSD August 2017 newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

• Welcome To The New School Year
• Reminder — Bus Safety
• CocoNuts Make Connects in D.C.
• FUSD Middle Schools Highlighted by Expect More Arizona

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Flagstaff’s annual Teacher Supply Drive starts Thursday. See more education stories here

| August 2, 2017
Flagstaff’s annual Teacher Supply Drive starts Thursday. See more education stories here

Suddenlink and the Flagstaff Greater Chamber of Commerce’s annual Teacher Supply Drive starts at noon on Thursday at both local Walmart stores. The drive runs from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Walmart Supercenter, 2601 E. Huntington Dr., and Walmart at 2750 S. Woodlands Village Blvd.

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Flagstaff School Board approves budget with teacher raise. See more education stories here

| July 5, 2017
Flagstaff School Board approves budget with teacher raise. See more education stories here

The Flagstaff Unified School District board unanimously approved the $68 million budget for the 2017/2018 school year Tuesday evening. The budget includes funding for a 1.06 percent increase in pay for teachers that was approved by the Arizona Legislature earlier this year. Money from Proposition 123 will also be used to support ongoing pay raises that were approved in 2016.

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FUSD May 2017 newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

| May 3, 2017
FUSD May 2017 newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

• Congratulations to the Class of 2017
• Coconino County Teacher of the Year
• Students Celebrate Earth Day
• Sechrist Elementary Performed at the Grand Canyon

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Summer Food Service Program for Children

| April 15, 2017
Summer Food Service Program for Children

The Flagstaff Unified School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program for children. Meals will be provided to all children, ages 18 and under, without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability,and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

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FUSD April 2017 newsletter

| April 5, 2017
FUSD April 2017 newsletter

• FUSD Welcomes New Administrators
• CHS Celebrates 50
• Journey Around the World With Camp Iwannago 2017
• The Class of 2017

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Iowa educator picked as new superintendent of FUSD. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

| March 29, 2017
Iowa educator picked as new superintendent of FUSD. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

The FUSD Governing Board announced Saturday that they have entered into superintendent negotiations with Michael Penca, one of two finalists interviewed by the board, staff and students in Flagstaff Wednesday. He is expected to start July 3.

Penca currently serves as the interim superintendent of the Mason City Community School District in north central Iowa under a one-year, $173,000 contract that expires July 31. He has worked in Mason City schools for 20 years and was hired by the board last June after it bought out the contract of the previous superintendent on short notice.

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FUSD March 2016 newsletter

| March 8, 2017
FUSD March 2016 newsletter

• FUSD Offers a Wide Variety of High School CTE Options
• FUSD Teachers Explain “Why I Teach”
• STEM City and Viola Awards
• Multiple Art Displays

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