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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for April

| April 4, 2018
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for April

March may have been Flagstaff’s time for a spring break, but many of the partners of LAUNCH Flagstaff were hard at work advancing world-class education for every child from cradle through career.

Read more below about the progress we’ve made over the past month.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Feb. 27

| February 28, 2018
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Feb. 27

As a community, we have our work cut out for us. Our baseline report on the state of education in Flagstaff makes that abundantly clear. The partners of LAUNCH Flagstaff remain committed to understanding the achievement disparities illustrated in the report from a systemic way. This means taking a communitywide, collective impact approach to ensure that all students are served well, not only in our schools but in our community.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff Releases Initial Baseline Education Report. See related stories

| February 21, 2018
LAUNCH Flagstaff Releases Initial Baseline Education Report. See related stories

LAUNCH Flagstaff has released a Baseline Education Report, with some initial strategies for improving educational outcomes for every child. A partnership of community stakeholders, LAUNCH Flagstaff has a set of shared goals which encompass kindergarten readiness, third grade reading proficiency, eighth grade math proficiency, high school graduation and enrollment in post-secondary education and training.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Jan. 24

| January 24, 2018
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Jan. 24

 ADVANCING WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION The holidays are over and the LAUNCH Flagstaff Community Actions Networks (CANs) have already been hard at work.  Here are some recent accomplishments over the past several weeks. 3 STEPS FORWARD LAUNCH Partners Host Financial Aid and Scholarship Fair Nearly 150 students and parents braved the snow on the morning of Saturday, […]

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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Nov. 30

| December 6, 2017
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Nov. 30

Here’s a quick look at three accomplishments of the LAUNCH Flagstaff partnership during the month of November.
• MULTI – LEA COLLABORATION ON KINDERGARTEN READINESS
• FAFSA COMPLETION RISES
• LAUNCH PARTNERS PARTICIPATE IN ARIZONA TOWN HALL

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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Oct. 26

| November 1, 2017
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Oct. 26

Click here to view entire e-newsletter    ADVANCING WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION September and October have been busy months for the partners of LAUNCH Flagstaff, so  we have a double dose of information about the progress we are making to create a culture of world-class education for every child in our community, from cradle through career. 3 […]

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Flagstaff FAF$A Workshop to be held Nov. 4. Please see related stories

| November 1, 2017
Flagstaff FAF$A Workshop to be held Nov. 4. Please see related stories

In partnership with LAUNCH Flagstaff, the Northern Arizona College Resource Center will be hosting a community wide FAFSA completion event at the 4th Street CCC Campus on November 4th.

Filing the FAFSA is the first step
to finding money for college.

Get FREE hands-on help at the Flagstaff FAFSA Completion Workshop

Drop-in to receive individualized assistance from FAFSA experts during these hours.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff presents Educational Film Series Sept. 15, 20

| September 13, 2017
LAUNCH Flagstaff presents Educational Film Series Sept. 15, 20

Through the month of September, LAUNCH Flagstaff will host a free educational documentary film series at the McGee Auditorium at Flagstaff Medical Center starting at 6:30 p.m.  Following each film, audience members will be able to participate in a panel discussion with local educational experts speaking to the issues in the film and their impact on students in Flagstaff.  Seating is limited and attendees will need to obtain their FREE tickets by reserving their seat to each film.

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LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Sept. 5

| September 6, 2017
LAUNCH Flagstaff update for Sept. 5

The partners of LAUNCH Flagstaff have identified goals for improving five educational outcomes.  We have active Community Action Networks (CANs) that have formed around two of those goals:  Kindergarten Readiness and Post-Secondary Enrollment.  This month we take a moment to reflect on the progress of those two CANs as we move into the new school year.  Read more about our collective impact efforts below.

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Film Series

| September 3, 2017
Film Series

LAUNCH Flagstaff is presenting a Free Education Film Series with panel discussion and audience Q&A following each screening.

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