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Cottonwood-Oak Creek schools will be closed amid winter storm

Cottonwood is forecast to get one to two inches of snow tonight with up to three more inches Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. Lows are expected to drop to 31 with gusts of wind as high as 21 miles per hour.

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2019-2020 school calendar on Cottonwood-Oak Creek agenda

COTTONWOOD – For the past seven years, Cottonwood-Oak Creek has endeavored to schedule its calendar of days in school – and days out of school – with the Clarkdale-Jerome and Mingus Union school districts.

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Cottonwood Oak Creek Board discusses open meeting law complaint

In a special meeting held Monday in executive session, the Cottonwood-Oak Creek school board sought legal advice over an Open Meeting Law complaint.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek could vote again on consolidation support

COTTONWOOD – Tuesday, the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Board considered whether it should make official its continued support of taking consolidation to the community’s voters.

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School Board approves new dress code at Cottonwood Community School

COTTONWOOD – Not only will the school’s name be different, but the children at Cottonwood Community School will dress differently this year.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek 2019 budget gives teachers 12% pay raise

COTTONWOOD – On July 10, the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Districts governing board voted 5-to-0 to approve its fiscal year 2018-2019 budget.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek to reopen schools Tuesday

COTTONWOOD – At Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District, three days is more than enough, as schools will reopen with regular sessions on Tuesday, District Superintendent Steve King announced Monday.

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Nayadin Persaud to replace Griffin as Oak Creek School principal

OTTONWOOD – – Runner-up earlier this year to Kelli Rhoda for the principalship at Mountain View Preparatory, Nayadin Persaud has been chosen by Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District Superintendent Steve King to become the next principal at Oak Creek School in Cornville.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek schools also to be closed Friday, reopened Monday

Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Superintendent Steve King announced that the statewide teacher walkout that will commence April 26 has necessitated an additional school closure day for C-OC schools April 27.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek Q&A on Thursday teacher walkout

Leaders of Arizona Educators United and the Arizona Education Association, representing teachers and educational staff across the state in advocating for increased educational funding and competitive pay for staff, have announced plans for a #RedforEd Walk-Out beginning on Thursday, April 26.

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Cottonwood Elementary School recognized as Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase School

COTTONWOOD – If you have a child’s heart, you have a child’s mind.

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C-OC School Board considers contract renewal for superintendent

COTTONWOOD – On March 22, the Cottonwood-Oak Creek school board voted 3-to-2 that the administrative team at the district’s two realigned schools – Dr. Daniel Bright Elementary School and Cottonwood Middle School – should have a combined two principals, two assistant principals and four secretaries.