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Principal: Naya Persaud
School Secretary: Mariana Laas
Attendance Secretary: Jamie Garcia
Office opens at 8:00am
928-639-5109 (phone)

School Begins 8:00am
Release Time 3:10pm
Wednesday Release Time 1:10
Half Day Release Time 11:30

STEM Certified!!!

6 months ago

We are proud to announce that Oak Creek School has been awarded a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Certification by Cognia, a nationally recognized accreditation agency, on December 6, 2019. This recognition has been the culmination of 7 years of dedication and commitment to the work of STEM education at Oak Creek School. This certification is a mark of STEM distinction and excellence only offered to highly effective institutions that prioritize STEM education as a path to student success. 

Administration, faculty, staff, students, and the school community should be applauded for their untiring efforts, discipline, and drive to make our school one of academic excellence. This STEM certification from Cognia, is the first of its kind for any of the schools in the Cottonwood Oak Creek School District.

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Community Grant Application
Community Grant Application
Re: Notice of intent to Submit an Application for the 2019-20 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant

In accordance with the application instructions from the Arizona Department of Education, Cottonwood Oak Creek School District submits a public notice to the community of Cottonwood and Cornville, its intent to submit an application for the 2019-20 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) After School Programs grant to serve students in the aforementioned area.

The purpose of the 21st CCLC Program, as described in the federal statute, is to provide opportunities for communities to establish or expand activities that focus on:

Improved academic achievement
Enrichment services that reinforce and complement the academic program and Family literacy and related educational development services
COCSD is applying for the 2019-20- 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant to support the following schools:
Cottonwood Community School
Oak Creek Elementary School
Dr. Daniel Bright Elementary School

We welcome input from parents and other stakeholders on the design and focus of our 21st CCLC program. Please contact Tammy Janssen at
Emergency Closing & Adverse Weather Conditions
In the event of a closing prior to school hours or an adverse weather day, radio station KVRD-105.7 FM or KYBC-1600 AM will make any announcement concerning an emergency closing. Such announcements will be made between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.

If adverse weather or an Emergency closing occurs during school hours, every effort will be made to contact all parents by phone using the automated School Messenger System It is important that the school be given emergency phone numbers as well as the home phone number.