School Superintendent


Cochise ESA LogoTo Connect the Educational Dots in our County, so that we continue to move forward together ensuring, "Economic Independence for all of our Students and Economic Success for our County."


To serve Cochise County as an education service agency (ESA) providing guidance, advocacy, programs, and services which support Cochise County Schools, county free library districts, and municipal libraries.

Employment Opportunities

Arizona Department of Education - Cochise County Program Specialist

Sierra Vista elementary school selected as finalist for National Title 1 Distinguished Award

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Bella Vista Elementary School was one out of 14 schools in Arizona to be nominated for the award. Read more about this news.

2024 Finalists

Arizona Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to our own Andrea Barallardos, from Douglas Unified School District, Cochise County Teacher of the Year is now a finalist for Arizona state Teacher of the Year! Congratulations Andrea! We are EXTREMELY Proud!

2024 Finalists for Arizona Teacher of the Year

Listen, Collaborate, Succeed!