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The Cochise Education Foundation Invites You to:


Teachers, The Real Superheros!

Cochise County will honor their top teachers

Date: Friday, April 5, 2019

Time: 5:00 PM

Place: Thunder Mountain Activity Center, Bldg. 70525, Irwin Street, Ft. Huachuca

You are invited to wear your favorite “Superhero” costume and join us in celebrating our educators and exceptional teachers. This year’s theme:

“Teachers, The Real Superheroes”

Our teachers’ dedication, energy and creativity help to prepare today’s students to become college and/or career ready. They constantly go beyond the call of duty to ensure “Success” is the only option for our students!

Many teachers will be recognized, and the banquet will conclude with the announcement of the 2019 Cochise County Teacher of the Year.

Tickets must be purchased on line by means of Credit Card. Tickets are 40 dollars. To order online visit: https://client.pointandpay.net/web/CochiseCoSchool. You may also contact Ms. Johanna Scott at jhscott@cochise.az.gov or (520) 432-8952.  No payments will be accepted at the door. Deadline is March 31 to register.


Eric Petermann                             Jacqui Clay
CEF President Cochise County School Supt

We are continuing to connecting the dots in 2019

2019 Cochise County Teacher of the Year Nomination Form
2019 Cochise County Education Special Project Nomination Form
2019 Cochise County New Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

Please Note: we will no longer accept payment at the door. All payments must be done on line with a Credit Card at https://client.pointandpay.net/web/CochiseCoSchool or a Purchase Order (PO) sent to jhscott@cochise.az.gov.  Payment must reach this office by March 31 at 5PM. After this date, we will no longer accept payment.

In addition, teacher of the year is open to all teachers; anyone may nominate a teacher of their choice. The submission date for all applications is March 8, 2019. Once again, Credit Card and PO deadline is March 31, 2019 at 5 PM.

County Wide Competition for the 2019 County Fair Theme!

The Cochise County Fairground Committee and The Cochise County Superintendent of Schools Office are looking for the next County Fair 2019 Theme!


The Cochise County Fair Committee and the Cochise County Superintendent of Schools Office is sponsoring a contest to choose the theme and illustration for the 2019 County Fair. The fair committee is seeking new ideas for next year’s fair theme and theme design.

The contest is open to all students in Cochise County.  The contest closes on March 31, 2019, at 5 P.M. The fair committee will choose the winning theme and illustrations. The new theme and illustration will be featured on the county’s Fair brochure, posters, promotional items, and social media.

Applicants are invited to submit a theme idea, with logo or illustration, starting Monday, March 11, 2019. Award certificates will be given to the top 5 submissions, and $50.00 will be awarded to the top submission.

You may submit your entry at the Cochise County Superintendent’s office, located at 100 Clawson Avenue, Bisbee, Arizona, 85603 or email jhscott@cochise.az.gov.  You will receive an acknowledgment email once the submission is received.


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Within the scope of the Arizona Revised Statutes and in collaboration with state and local agencies, the Cochise County School Superintendent’s office provides guidance, advocacy, programs, and services which support Cochise County Schools.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Preparing payroll and expense checks for twenty-one districts
  • ​Coordinating special events like the County Spelling Bee and the Education Exhibit at the County Fair
  • Providing professional development for teachers and other school personnel 
  • Overseeing school governing board elections and appointments, bond and override elections
  • Filing Homeschool affidavits and teacher certificates
  • Maintaining a Homeschool library
  • Overseeing the jail education program for juveniles


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