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Margarita Tiner, took home the Classified Employee of the Month award.
"Miss Maggie" worked previously as a playground monitor and crosswalk guard before taking on her current role as English Language Learner (ELL) paraprofessional."Miss Maggie is uniquely qualified for this job," said Principal Maribel Lopez.
The Skyline Ranch Volunteer of the Month is Steven Burt.Principal Maribel Lopez explained, "For the past three season, Steven Burt has assisted our boys' baseball program and encourages students to participate in sports year round.
The Florence Unified School District December Governing Board Meeting was held at the Poston Butte High School CTE Banquet Room in San Tan Valley on Wednesday, 12/9/12. Skyline Ranch K-8 hosted the meeting, providing curriculum and student leader reports.The Students of the Month for December 2012 are:
Bron Thompson was honored as the Certified (Teacher) Employee of the Month for December. Thompson has been at Skyline Ranch since the school opened. "I have seen him develop his teaching skills over the years, and I am proud to share his success with you tonight," stated Principal Maribel Lopez."You can enter his classroom at any time of the day and you will find students who are ready and eager to learn.
The Florence Unified School District December Governing Board Meeting was held at the Poston Butte High School CTE Banquet Room in San Tan Valley on Wednesday, 12/9/12. Skyline Ranch K-8 hosted the meeting, providing curriculum and student leader reports.Jamal Brown is a Behavior Tech at SuMMit, the district's school for emotionally disabled children. At the December Board meeting, Brown was presented with a letter of recognition for his KIDS FIRST actions, which were key to getting a student the medical attention he needed. Superintendent Dr. Gary Nine explained, "On Halloween of this year, a student was demonstrating aggressive, disruptive behavior and he was sent to a time out room, which was monitored by Jamal.
Happy New Year from everyone here at Poston Butte High School.We want to make sure everyone is ready for the start of the second semester and we want everyone to be safe.
By now you most likely have heard about the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. While Newtown is far away, Newtown families are near to our hearts. Early reports, not at all surprisingly, indicate that teachers and staff performed remarkably, putting themselves in harm’s way to protect their children, saving many young lives with their actions.Although we cannot help but feel emotionally connected, there is no indication that this is anything but an isolated incident in a state far from Arizona, Even so, it is only natural that we look now at the security of those who are dearest to us.
As the year draws to a close, so does your opportunity to take advantage of the AZ School Tax Credit Program for a direct credit on your 2012 AZ State Income Tax.I know it’s busy this time of year, but if you haven’t already taken advantage of this opportunity, it will be worth your while to consider how it will benefit you!
Kresta Huston earned Certified Employee of the Month for November. Kresta took over a kindergarten classroom as a long term sub while she was still working on her teaching certificate."That was three months after the Magma Ranch school opened and we were still sharing a building with Circle Cross," stated Principal Rebecca Hendry.