Tag: Leupp Public School

Koreans teach Leupp kids computer science

| June 27, 2018
Koreans teach Leupp kids computer science

The instructors at a makeshift school operate inside a lofted barn cabin in southwestern Navajo, helping every child enrolled develop skills that will benefit them in the future.

Hope Tutoring and Coding Center is situated behind Leupp Baptist Church where students every Saturday, during each quarter, reproduce Bible stories through computer science, robotics, and Scratch – a programming language and online community where children can program and share interactive media such as animation, games, music and art with other children from across the globe.

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NPA students spark cereal box change. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

| October 7, 2015
NPA students spark cereal box change. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

When a student brought in a cereal box with a graphic explaining the cause of seasons, a Northland Preparatory Academy seventh grade teacher knew something was not right, and set out to change it.

“It’s a common misconception that seasons are caused when the Earth is closer to the sun, but that isn’t true,” teacher Susan Brown said. “On the cereal box, it is implying that distance causes seasons.”

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San Francisco de Asis to sell downtown campus after school year. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

| August 12, 2015
San Francisco de Asis to sell downtown campus after school year. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

By Corina Vanek • Arizona Daily Sun San Francisco de Asis students will begin their final year in the school’s downtown Flagstaff location Wednesday morning. After that, a prime city block will become open to redevelopment. When the upcoming school year ends, students will begin school at the new location on Ponderosa Parkway atop McMillan Mesa, where the […]

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Killip, Leupp schools welcome students back from summer break

| July 15, 2015
Killip, Leupp schools welcome students back from summer break

By Corina Vanek • Arizona Daily Sun Teachers and administrators at Leupp Public School and Killip Elementary School spent Tuesday preparing for students to arrive Wednesday morning. The two schools operate on a modified year-round schedule and open their doors about three weeks before the district schools on the traditional schedule. The other FUSD schools begin […]

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