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Coconino County presenting 2022 Fall Clothing Drive through Nov. 30

Coconino County presenting 2022 Fall Clothing Drive through Nov. 30

| November 8, 2022

Coconino County is holding 2022 Fall Clothing Drive through Nov. 30. 

We are in need of new or gently used and clean winter coats, mittens, gloves, pants, long-sleeve shirts, hand warmers, beanies, scarves and socks.

Community members can drop off clothing at such locations as the Courthouse Lobby, Health and Human Services on King St., Flagstaff, Health and Human Services Page and Admin Building. 

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Local Partners Gearing Up to Stuff the Bus on Nov. 12-13 to Benefit Flagstaff Family Food Center

Local Partners Gearing Up to Stuff the Bus on Nov. 12-13 to Benefit Flagstaff Family Food Center

| November 8, 2022

The annual Stuff the Bus event returns to Flagstaff on Saturday and Sunday, November 12 and 13, 2022. This collection event has long been a partnership between the City of Flagstaff, Coconino County, and the Mountain Line Transit System.

“The Mountain Line team looks forward to this event each year, and we are honored to work with our partners to fill a bus with good to help our neighbors in need,” said Mountain Line CEO & General Manager Heather Dalmolin.

For both days at the Safeway Supermarket, 1201 S. Plaza Way in Flagstaff, the public is invited to bring their donated non-perishable food and Thanksgiving turkeys to fill a Mountain Line bus. In 2021 the event collected over 8,000 lbs. of food and $80,000 in financial contributions. This year’s event sponsor, Desert Financial Credit Union, has pledged to match all food and cash donations up to $40,000.

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Education Spotlight — Coconino County seeking nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

Education Spotlight — Coconino County seeking nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

| May 10, 2022

By Coconino County The Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Cheryl Mango-Paget is looking for nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. The award is a distinguished countywide event created to celebrate, honor, and recognize full-time teachers from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. To nominate a teacher and for other award categories, please submit a completed Coconino […]

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Education Spotlight — Coconino School Superintendent Cheryl Mango-Paget Announces Nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

Education Spotlight — Coconino School Superintendent Cheryl Mango-Paget Announces Nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

| April 19, 2022

The Coconino County Education Service Agency (CCESA) is proud to announce a request for nominations for the 10th Annual Teacher of the Year, 5th Annual Rookie Teacher of the Year, and 2nd Annual Lifetime Achievement Award.

The awards are a distinguished countywide event created to celebrate, honor, and recognize full-time teachers from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. Even the simple act of nominating a teacher can mean the world to them. Nominating a teacher recognizes them for their hard-work and efforts throughout the academic year. 

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Bilingual update — Services Now Available for Students and Families Impacted by COVID-19

Bilingual update — Services Now Available for Students and Families Impacted by COVID-19

| April 12, 2022

Coconino County Superintendent of Schools, Cheryl Mango-Paget, recently announced kindergarten through 12th grade students and families impacted by COVID-19 can now request wraparound support services, such as groceries, lodging, and laundry.

Families who have been impacted by a positive COVID-19 test result after July 1, 2021 can fill out a request form to be reimbursed for short-term lodging, laundry services, and groceries.

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Education Spotlight — Join Us for the 2022 Community STEM Celebration. See more local, state and national education news here

Education Spotlight — Join Us for the 2022 Community STEM Celebration. See more local, state and national education news here

| March 22, 2022

Share your expertise at the 2022 STEM Celebration!

Saturday, April 30, 2022

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Ft. Tuthill Fairgrounds

Join us as an exhibitor at the 2022 Community STEM Celebration.

This is the 9th year STEM City and its partners have worked to create this unique opportunity for all of Flagstaff to engage with the STEM community (K-12 schools, college and university educational institutions, businesses, government agencies, non-profit agencies and others).

Hands-on activities, demonstrations and conversations excite participants, expose the community to STEM educational and career opportunities in Flagstaff and celebrate Flagstaff’s designation as “America’s First STEM Community.”

Register here to participate in the 2022 STEM Celebration!

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Coconino County Board of Supervisors Encourage Public Input on Redistricting Maps

Coconino County Board of Supervisors Encourage Public Input on Redistricting Maps

| March 15, 2022

The Coconino County Board of Supervisors encourage the public to attend the County’s Virtual Public Input Sessions. The next Virtual Public Input Session will occur on Thursday, March 17.

On Tuesday, March 8, 2022, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors proposed six draft maps for redistricting Coconino County’s supervisory districts. A public input period has begun. 

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Low risk youth benefit from Coconino County Hope Receiving Center

Low risk youth benefit from Coconino County Hope Receiving Center

| March 8, 2022

The Hope Receiving Center was opened to help deflect and divert low risk youth from the formal Juvenile Justice system by:

Providing families with supportive services at the ‘front end’
Connecting youth to sustainable resources in our community
Reducing barriers to services
Increasing protective factors

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Education Spotlight — Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Hosting Governing Board Informational Sessions March 8 through 15. See more local, state and national education news here

Education Spotlight — Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Hosting Governing Board Informational Sessions March 8 through 15. See more local, state and national education news here

| March 1, 2022

The public is invited to attend local School District Governing Board informational sessions.

The informational sessions, hosted by Superintendent of Schools Cheryl Mango-Paget, will allow time for interested candidates to ask questions and complete required documents. Sessions are free and no appointment is required. 

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Education Spotlight — Services Now Available for Students and Families Impacted by COVID-19. See more local, state and national education news here

Education Spotlight — Services Now Available for Students and Families Impacted by COVID-19. See more local, state and national education news here

| February 22, 2022

Coconino County Superintendent of Schools, Cheryl Mango-Paget, recently announced kindergarten through 12th grade students and families impacted by COVID-19 can now request wraparound support services, such as groceries, lodging, and laundry.

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