SUSD News

We promise to keep you informed with the latest district announcements, policy changes, and exciting events. Please be sure to check this page often.

Important Message From Governor Ducey

Governor Ducey and Superintendent Hoffman announce two-week extension of school closures through Friday, April 10, 2020.

COVID-19 Business Resources

On behalf of Navajo County Leadership, along with the Northeastern Arizona Local Workforce Development Board, and the RealAZ Development Council, we would like to assist in helping you find answers to some of your most pressing questions in regards to COVID-19 and how it is impacting your business and employees. We want to help direct you to the different resources available.

The Governor has established a 211 number for help with all your questions relating to COVID 19 including economic questions you may have.

Many of your questions can be answered on the State of Arizona’s new website - Arizona Together.

Additional Information

Update to Grab and Go Program

We will begin our grab and go program for lunch and breakfast on March 23, 2020. Pick up times are now expanded from 9:30 until 11:00 a.m. at Taylor Elementary and Highland Primary.

A Huge Thank You!

View more photos of the board honoring two SUSD retireesTwo of Snowflake Unified School District's finest have decided to retire at the end of this school year. Dori Davis (kindergarten) and Jean Ellsworth (first grade) both have 41 years with the district. 

These ladies' were honored at the March 12, 2020, board meeting. Mr. Hatch spoke of the ladies service and how much they mean to Taylor Elementary and Snowflake School District. The board meeting was packed, and there was not a dry eye in the building. We are very thankful to have two amazing teachers who have touched so many student's lives. We wish them well on their retirement!

Bus Route Changes
Attention parents, please take note of our bus route additions.
STEM Team Competition Video

Although our STEM team did not prevail in competition, we have posted a video of their efforts. They worked hard and we are proud of them! Congratulations to Blue Ridge for becoming a national finalist.

FFA State CDE Competition
FFA Members

Snowflake FFA had a great showing at the state CDE competition on Friday, February 28 and Saturday, February 29. We would like to send our congratulations to all of the Snowflake contestants that placed at the state CDE contest.

  • Food Science team placed 8th: Santiago Campos, Jessalyn Isaacs, Kristen Herzmann, and Lila Taylor
  • Floriculture, 10th team: Hyrum Baker, 7th; Elizabeth Moses, Elexis White, and Madalyn Rushing
  • Forestry, 6th team: BriAnna White, 10th; Selena Campos, 9th; and Calla Tatman
  • Nursery/Landscaping: Hyrum Baker, 8th; Santiago Campos; Jessalyn Isaacs; and Madalyn Rushing
  • Veterinary Science, 10th team: Sarah Fisher, 3rd; Kristen Newby, Savannah Whipple, and Jade McNeil
  • Wildlife and Natural Resources: John Wilson, 2nd; Tyler Poteet, and Oliver Livingston

It was a long two days of competition, but everyone worked very hard.

    Highland Primary Bathrooms Complete

    View more photos of the completed bathroomsHighland Primary bathrooms are finally done. We want to thank all those involved.

    • Woodruff Construction: General Contractor
    • Hardcore Construction: Concrete
    • MP Electrical
    • Double J Flooring
    • Above the Rim Plumbing
    • Snowflake Unified District Maintenance

    We want to thank the students, staff, and parents for being patient through it all.

    Please Take Note of Board Meeting Date Change

    The board meeting has been moved back to April 9, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. Thank you for taking note.

    School Day on April 17

    April 17, 2020, is now a school day. It was originally marked as a snow day. We have used that snow day, so we will have school on April 17. Please make any adjustments to your calendar.