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Schedule and Process for Boundary Changes

The schedule for the boundary process is as follows:

Week of Jan. 7: Principals and site councils meet and suggest community participants to be involved in the process.

Jan. 14-17: Regional boundary committees meet.

Jan. 22-30: Regional public meetings will be held in affected neighborhoods to facilitate the boundaries and transition process.

Schedule of Neighborhood Meetings:

Central-West Region

Central-West Neighborhood Meetings:

6:30 -8:30 p.m., January 22
at Menlo Park Elementary School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
1100 W Fresno St.

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6:30-8:30 p.m., January 28
at Wakefield Middle School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
101 W 44th St.

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Central-West Closures and Consolidations

Closing Schools Potential Receiving Schools
Brichta Elementary
2110 W Brichta Dr
New K-8 at Maxwell
Tolson Elementary as K-5 option
Hohokam Middle School
7400 S Settler Ave
Valencia Middle School
Maxwell Middle School
2802 W Anklam Rd
Mansfeld Middle School
Safford Middle School
Valencia Middle School
New K-8 at Maxwell as K-8 option
Robins K-8 as K-8 option
Menlo Park Elementary
1100 W Fresno St
New K-8 at Maxwell
Tolson Elementary as K-5 option
Wakefield Middle School
101 W 44th St
New K-8 at Hollinger
Van Buskirk as K-5 option

North Region

North Neighborhood Meetings

6:30-8:30 p.m., January 23
Howenstine High School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
555 S Tucson Blvd

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10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., January 26
Townsend Middle School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
2120 N. Beverly Blvd.

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North Closures and Consolidations

Closing Schools Potential Receiving Schools
Ft. Lowell/Townsend K-8
2120 N Beverly Blvd
Whitmore Elementary
Doolen Middle School
Magee Middle School
Schumaker Elementary
501 N Maguire Ave
Bloom Elementary
Henry Elementary
Howenstine High School
555 S Tucson Blvd
Students to attend home high schools

Southeast Region

Southeast Neighborhood Meetings

6:30 - 8:30 p.m., January 24
Corbett Elementary School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
5949 E 29th St.

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6:30-8:30 p.m., January 30
Carson Middle School
in the cafeteria/multi-purpose room
7777 E. Stella Rd.

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Southeast Closures and Consolidations

Closing Schools Potential Receiving Schools
Carson Middle School
7777 E Stella Rd
Secrist Middle School
Dietz K-8 as K-8 option
Corbett Elementary
5949 E 29th St.
Wheeler Elementary
GATE program to Kellond
Lyons Elementary
7555 E Dogwood St.
Erickson Elementary
Ford Elementary

Jan. 31-Feb. 5: A second round of meetings will be held to solicit recommendations on the process and making improvements to receiving schools.

Feb. 12: The Governing Board will consider boundaries and construction contracts on receiving schools.

Federal court decision should come 60-90 days after the Governing Board approves the boundaries.

All landowners in affected areas will be notified about school closure and new boundaries, in addition to transportation information and enrollment options for receiving schools.

Schedule and Process for School Closures

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  • August 20, 22, 25 - Town Hall Meetings
  • Early September — Focus Groups:
  • September 25 — Governing Board Meeting
    • present scenarios
    • approval to roll out phase 2 of the community outreach
  • Early October — Open Houses
  • Mid October — Focus Groups
    • review the results of open houses and surveys
    • refine scenarios
    • evaluate
  • October 15 - Governing Board Public Hearing - Listen to Audio Recording
  • October 23 - Governing Board Meeting
  • October 24 - November 2 - Focus Groups
    • apply criteria to identify and complete possible consolidation options
    • refine and evaluate scenarios
  • November 8 and 10 - Public Workshops
    • Vision, Transition, and Implementation
  • November 13 - Governing Board Meeting
    • Preferred Scenario
    • Initiate Closures
  • December 8 and 10 - Public Hearings on School Closures/Consolidation
  • December 20 - Governing Board Meeting
    • Final Plan
    • Closure Decisions

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