With the Governing Board adoption of the school year budget, the Flagstaff Unified School District has an average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2019 of $48,639. As a comparison, the average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2018 was $43,638, an increase in average teacher salaries from the previous year of $5,001 or a percentage increase of 11%.
On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, all Sinagua Middle School staff participated in the "Launching the MYP" professional development training workshop focused on the International Baccalaureate learner centered academic environment and tools the team will take in approaching the next steps of the IB process.
"For the next school year, advanced classrooms will be available in third and fourth grade at Knoles and first through fifth grade at DeMiguel."
FACTS will have loads of activities, arts, crafts, snacks, and outdoor fun for FACTS students during the week of Spring Break. Hosted at Kinsey Elementary School located at 1601 S. Lone Tree Road March 18th through March 20 from 6:45 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., the Spring Break FACTS program is a licensed community-wide before and after school program.
The sixth annual Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration will be held on Monday, March 11 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome located on the Northern Arizona University campus. The event is a community event supported by various community partners to bring families together for participatory events promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
"Davidson wants students to problem solve in the way that works best for them which results in different paths for different students. Failure is allowed in Davidson’s classroom. She explains failure as a way to help brains grow. She wants her students to know that even if they fail they can still be successful.