Gila Community College professor Cindy Fisher-Smith will start teaching classes in health care education, administrative information systems, computers, business and business administration for the fall semester starting Monday, Aug. 17.
Class to help families living with mentally ill adults
Ever have someone in the family that stole a school van to drive to Flagstaff for no reason they could ever really explain?
Devon Wells spent 33 years teaching the art of the home and kitchen to high school students and received a Distinguished Service Award from the Family and Consumer Sciences Educators on July 20.
At the front office, a sign directs everyone — students and guests alike — to the playground.
But campus boosts worker education
Arizona continues to lag further and further behind the rest of the country when it comes to producing an educated workforce, according to an analysis by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy.
Young Payson English teacher popular with his students
Lacey Tackett has to contend with her husband’s notoriety with young people all around Payson.
The new school year starts on Monday, Aug. 3 for all students at Payson Unified School District.
Class sizes may exceed 30 without another teacher
Flanked by all but one of the Payson Elementary School kindergarten teachers, Jane Pond and Sylvia Sandoval on July 27 begged the Payson Unified School District board to add another kindergarten teacher to the staff.
Arizona tied Alaska for the lowest college completion rate in the country in 2013, with just 29 percent of students able to earn a four-year degree in six years or less, a new report says.
Last year, the Payson Unified School District board requested the culture of the district change after a tumultuous year.
Staff with the Payson Unified School District will receive a one-time stipend during the 2015-16 school year.
The Tonto Apache Tribe has donated $4,060 to the Payson FFA chapter, to help seven top agriculture students attend a national competition.
Extended hours at health department end July 24
School-age children, from preschoolers to college students, need vaccines.
The Gear Up program has returned to Payson Unified School District and former Rim Country Middle School physical education teacher Jackie Wallace will serve as the coordinator.
Jennifer White will head up Rim Country Middle School as its new principal starting the 2015-16 school year.