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Back to School Programs

GOVERNOR DUCEY'S 3RD ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL TOUR
August - October 2017

Governor Doug Ducey will visit six public schools from August through October as Arizona teachers and students head back to school. Chosen for their demonstrated academic excellence, innovative programs and exemplary teachers and school leadership, each school visit will focus on a different topic, ranging from early literacy, special education programs, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, career and technical education, college and career preparedness and postsecondary attainment.

The 2017 Back To School tour will include the following schools:

Sonoran Science Academy
August 21, 2017 at 9am
sonoran science academy


Sunset Elementary

    August 22, 2017 at 9am       

          


Arizona School for the Arts

August 24, 2017 at 9am
Arizona School for the Arts


Safford High School

August 28, 2017 at 9am
Safford High School


Lafe Nelson Elementary School

August 28, 2017 at 10:30am
lafe nelson elementary school


Academy of Math and Sciences

August 30, 2017 at 9am
Academy of Math and Science

Salome High School
October 5, 2017 at 9am
salome high school

GOVERNOR DUCEY'S 2ND ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL TOUR
August/September 2016

Governor Doug Ducey will visit six public schools during the months of August and September as Arizona teachers, parents and students head back to school. Chosen for their demonstrated academic excellence, innovative programs and exemplary teachers and school leadership, each school visit will focus on a different topic, ranging from early literacy, special education programs, STEM education, career and technical education, college and career preparedness and postsecondary attainment.

Governor Ducey's Back to School Program will include visits to the following public schools:

 

Click here to find the press release announcing the 2nd annual Back to School Tour.

GOVERNOR DUCEY'S 2015 BACK TO SCHOOL TOUR
August/September 2015

Governor Doug Ducey visited six public schools during August and September as students headed back to class as part of his Back to School Program. Each school visit focused on a different topic, ranging from literacy to career and technical education and the benefits of higher education.

Governor Ducey's Back to School Program included visits to the following public schools throughout August and September:

· August 11, 2015 - Phoenix Collegiate Academy, Phoenix, AZ
· August 13, 2015 - Vista College Preparatory, Phoenix, AZ
· August 17, 2015 - Metro Tech High School, Phoenix Union High School District
· August 28, 2015 - Peoria High School, Peoria Unified School District – Jobs for Arizona's Graduates
· September 9, 2015 - Puente de Hozho Bilingual Magnet School, Flagstaff Unified School District
· September 15, 2015 - Alta Vista High School, Tucson, AZ

 

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