Arizona Rural
Schools Association


ARSA Superintendent's December Round Table Webinar

Please join us for our December ARSA superintendent's round table interactive webinar by Dr. Melissa Sadorf and Mr. Sean Rickert of your ARSA executive board on Tuesday, December 18 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

This webinar is free and open to everyone. Our guest will be Joe O’Reilly of the ASU Decision Center for Educational Excellence. He will be providing an overview of rural test results from the 2018 AzMERIT and then discussing implications for rural schools moving forward. The A-F accountability system will also be a topic of discussion. A question and answer session will give you time to ask your questions or discuss concerns. Please see our round table flyer for instructions on how to join the meeting.

Upcoming Events

Mark your calendars for these upcoming events.

  • December - The ARSA Policy Advocacy Tool by Sean Rickert. Subscription details to follow.
  • Coming in 2019 - ARSA Leadership and Instruction Podcasts, by Dr. Melissa Sadorf


Congratulations to the following people:

  • Major Salvatore Fiorella, ret, Army JROTC Commandant at Globe High School as the Arizona Rural Schools Association teacher of the year.
  • Mr. Rudy Basaldua, Paloma ESD 2017 ARSA Teacher of the Year, and Nation Rural Education Association, Monsanto Teacher of the Year Finalist.
  • Mr. Tim O’Malley as 2018 ARSA Hall of Fame Inductee