Latest News

We are always up to something fantastic! On this page we will tell you about our upcoming events, relive and retell our past experiences, and give you bits of information that we think will be of help to you. Please visit this page often to see the exciting things going on at our school.

Stay Connected

To find out what is happening in the district, please read the Falcon Focus. Information regarding your child's school can be found on their school's website.

Arizona State Testing

We are required to have every child in our district take the AzM2 in person. In the upcoming weeks, please look for the testing schedules and locations for the remote and virtual academy students. This is a federal requirement and according to Arizona Department of Education, not negotiable. We will be doing our best to facilitate schedules and locations that will keep your children (virtual/remote) safe while taking their state assessments.

Newly Elected Governing Board Members
Jill reed and Dana Saar

Fountain Hills Unified School District would like to congratulate Jill Reed and Dana Saar on their newly elected positions to the Governing Board. Mrs. Reed is a continuing member, beginning her third term with eight years of service thus far. Mr. Saar is a returning member with fourteen years of prior service. We are honored to have you both serve not only our students but also our staff of this amazing district.

Spring Return to School

All students will be learning via remote instruction the week of January 4-8, 2021. Breakfast and lunch will be available for pick up at McDowell Mountain Elementary School during the week. 

Additionally, our Spring Return to Learning plans for each school are available to view. We updated the changes in the guidelines from the CDC and highlighted in yellow for ease of use: 

COVID Dashboard and District Processes

To view our current data on COVID cases in our district, as well as the COVID processes we have in place, please check out our COVID Updates and Information page.