Is a few days’ worth of testing an accurate reflection of a school’s culture, and by extension, how it educates students?
Pro-consolidation committee also hires legal team to challenge Mingus
Last week, attorneys for the state’s Senate and House of Representatives filed a joint motion to dismiss, as well as a response in objection to application for orders to show cause regarding Mingus Union High School District’s request for mandamus relief.
CAMP VERDE – The Town of Camp Verde does not appear to be buying the Camp Verde Water System after all.
Town Manager narrows list for preliminary interviews
Martin said that he has received applications from 15 candidates and is in the process of narrowing down the list with a plan to conduct preliminary interviews “over the next couple of weeks.”
COTTONWOOD – On Aug. 9, the Mingus Union School Board approved additional pay and additional duties for District Superintendent Penny Hargrove, Business Manager Lynn Leonard and Principal Genie Gee as listed in the board’s consent agenda.
Mingus SRO paid by grant from Department of Education
COTTONWOOD – With Mingus Union School Board member and Cottonwood Police Chief Steve Gesell abstaining, the board voted 4-to-0 to approve a one-year Intergovernmental Agreement for the Cottonwood Police Department to provide Clint Combs as School Resource Officer.
Social Studies teacher, boys basketball coach Mingus Union High School, Cottonwood
COTTONWOOD – If Dave Beery was to change careers, he’d probably endeavor to become a chef.
After two hours in court Monday, Seth Collins would not accept a plea agreement. But he did accept responsibility for the Nov. 21, 2014, collision of his GMC pickup into a 2007 Chevrolet mini-van driven by Jeremy Hutchinson on SR 260.
RIMROCK – It’s been a week since school started back, but the Beaver Creek School’s new Blended Leaning program is already “a success,” according to the district’s superintendent.
COTTONWOOD – It’s been four weeks since the Mingus Union High School District served defendants with a lawsuit to keep voters from deciding whether Mingus should merge with the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District.