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A social media trend making the rounds has made its way to West Valley schools, and that’s not a good thing. more
Franklin East Elementary School in the Mesa Unified School District is one five Arizona schools selected as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021. The school, 1753 E. Eighth Ave. in Mesa, also won … more
PHOENIX — A new statewide poll suggests there may be little, if anything that Gov. Doug Ducey and his new $400-an-hour health adviser can do to convince many more Arizonans to get vaccinated … more
School districts in the Buckeye area put together and revised COVID-19 mitigation plans this summer as the delta variant of the virus became a concern in the valley. So far, in the first several … more
As COVID-19 infections surge in Arizona schools, sickening thousands of students and staff and forcing thousands more into quarantine, parents — and the public at large — have been left … more
Nancy Parra-Quinlan, a seventh/eighth grade STEM/CTE teacher at Kino Junior High School in the Mesa Public Schools district, is one of five teachers named finalists for the Arizona Educational … more
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends COVID-19 vaccines for everyone aged 12 and up. And yet, 12- to 15-year olds are the least vaccinated age group in the country, with 1 in 3 having received one dose and just 1 in 4 being fully vaccinated – about half the rate of the population as a whole. more
BUCKEYE — Buckeye Elementary School District 33 is experiencing slightly more COVID-19 cases at some of its nine campuses. There were six confirmed COVID-19 cases reported last week at Inca … more
PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey said Tuesday he’s not interested in revisiting the ban on mask mandates despite new data showing schools that don’t require face coverings are twice as likely … more
Megan Prescott’s Surprise house features two rabbits, eight children — and seven students. more
The issue of face masks has been debated at many a recent Valley school district governing board meeting, with some parents vehemently against a requirement and some in favor of the COVID-19 mitigation effort. more
PHOENIX - A judge will hear arguments Sept. 13 over whether it was legal for state lawmakers and Gov. Doug Ducey to bar schools from requiring students and staff to wear masks. The date set by … more
As the Peoria Unified School District moves into its third full week of school, there has been a rising number of cases at school sites throughout the district, as well as across the city. more
With virtually 100% of students and staff eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine, the five facilities in the Buckeye Union High School District are experiencing a minimal resurgence of COVID-19 since the … more
PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey lashed out Thursday at President Biden's bid to go after governors who ban mask mandates, calling his administration's message to him “weak and … more
PHOENIX - Two Democratic members of the state's congressional delegation are asking federal officials to review the legality of Gov. Doug Ducey using COVID relief dollars to benefit only schools that … more
PHOENIX - A new mandate by Phoenix Union High School District that students and staff wear masks remains in effect, at least for the time being, as do similar policies being adopted by other … more
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