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Expect More Arizona — Why Attendance Matters

| September 9, 2015
Expect More Arizona — Why Attendance Matters

Showing up for school has a huge impact on a student’s academic success starting in kindergarten and continuing through high school. Even as children grow older and more independent, families play a key role in making sure students get to school safely every day and understand why attendance is so important for success in school and on the job.

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Arizona ranks low in preschool attendance

| April 6, 2015
Arizona ranks low in preschool attendance

April 3, 2015 • By Bob McClay • KTAR News PHOENIX — There are apparently a lot of empty chairs in preschools in Arizona. The president of the Children’s Action Alliance, Dana Naimark, told a woman’s conference in Phoenix this week that statistics from the Anne E. Casey Foundation are not good news. “In Arizona, […]

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