Posts By: JoAnn Groh

End of the Semester and Winter Break

The semester is coming to a close.  It has been an amazing semester full of great learning, amazing projects, and tremendous student growth. The last day for students at Paulo Freire Freedom Schools is Thursday, December 20th.  We return on Monday, January 7th. We wish you all a healthy, joyful, and restorative holiday season. We… Read more »

Election Day

Election Day!  Our enthusiastic reminder to vote if you haven’t already.  If you need some guidance:  To Find Your Polling Site: Text “Vote” to 69866. To Learn About The Candidates and Propositions: Azballotguide.com If you experience any voter irregularity call:  1-833-298-6837; ask for a provisional ballot If you have transportation needs – Suntrans is free and Lyft… Read more »

PFFS School Enrollment Tours

It’s never too early to be thinking about school for next year.  The open enrollment period for the 2019-2020 school year begins on Oct. 1st and closes on Feb. 1st.  In order to assist families in making informed decisions about their student’s middle school choice, we have regularly scheduled school tours where we can highlight… Read more »

Intersession Time!

This week we are sharing our exciting Intersession options. (Downtown on Monday; University on Wednesday) They are all fabulous!  Please take some time to review with your young person and fill out the choices sheet.  We work hard to giving students one of their top 3 choices – trust us there are a lot of… Read more »

AmeriCorp Math Tutor/Passion Project Supervisor for PFFS-Downtown

We are looking to hire an AmeriCorp person.  This would be a perfect position for a part-time college student or recent graduate. Duties: Classroom Support Small Group Tutoring Passion Project Supervisor 900 hours for the year Times: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 12:00-5:00; Friday 12:00-3:30 Benefits: Up to $6,265 living allowance during term of service  $2,907.50 education award trainings that qualify them… Read more »

PARENTS RIGHT TO KNOW NOTIFICATION

Parents have a right to know details regarding teacher qualifications. Parents may request information on the professional qualifications of their child’s teachers. Information includes: teacher certification status teacher educational background qualifications of paraprofessionals