Stories tagged: "Mesa Public Schools"


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Arizona Superintendent Pushes for Schools to Return Online. Some Districts Are Following Suit.

At least two East Valley school districts changed course this week on returning to in-person classes following the holidays. Arizona schools Superintendent Kathy Hoffman asked Gov. Doug Ducey Saturday to return schools to online learning for at least two weeks as officials continue to monitor the severity of community spread of COVID-19 following the holidays....

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Arizona’s Largest School District Is Returning to Remote Learning—Will Others Follow?

Mesa Public Schools announced last week that it would temporarily return to online classes in January COVID-19 continue to rise across the state.

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Coronavirus, School Spending, an Officer’s Funeral: Here’s Your News From the Weekend

Top stories from the weekend include Arizona's new coronavirus testing, a report on a Mesa school district's spending, and a fallen officer's funeral.