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Deadline looming for school tax credit eligibility

Dec. 31 deadline to make school tax credit contributions is approaching.

December 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Imago Dei Middle School hosts open house

Imago Dei Middle School is hosting an Open Enrollment Open House event Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

March 23, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…
Fitz: The case of the missing tax dollars or how Public Ed refused to die

Fitz: The case of the missing tax dollars or how Public Ed refused to die

The school was wrapped in crime scene tape. When I cast my peepers on the victim, I was shocked. The poor mug had been beaten and robbed.

March 22, 2014 12:01 amLoading…

Arizona school vouchers get court's silent OK

PHOENIX — Arizona’s voucherlike system of using state funds to send children to private and parochial schools is legal, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Friday.

March 21, 2014 11:30 amLoading…

Huppenthal under fire for backing tax dollars to private schools

PHOENIX — The state public schools chief is defending his effort to persuade parents to use tax money to send their children to private and parochial schools.

February 13, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Waldorf School offers preview of curriculum

The Tucson Waldorf School is opening its doors to give the public a look at its arts-based curriculum.

January 25, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Arizona lawmaker seeks expanded vouchers for private and parochial schools

Note: Earlier versions of this news story, including the one published in today's Star, failed to specify that the expansion of Education Savings Accounts would be available only to students who are eligible for free or reduced-price lunches. About 400,000 Arizona children would qualify.

January 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

How to support your local school with a tax credit

Looking for a way to give back to an area school? Now is the time to do so through Arizona's tax credit program.

December 25, 2013 7:00 amLoading…

Panel OKs extension of school tax credits

PHOENIX - A legislative panel voted Thursday to continue giving significant tax credits to those who help students attend private and parochial schools.

December 07, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

School voucher eligibility may reach 100,000

PHOENIX - A new law signed this week by Gov. Jan Brewer could give an estimated 100,000 children in Arizona schools a check from the state to go to a private or parochial school next year instead.

May 17, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Brewer rejects expansion of private-school vouchers

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed an expansion of a program to use state funds to send children to private schools, saying the move goes too far.

April 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

New law increases tax credits for private, parochial schools

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Wednesday to allow individuals to divert more money they would otherwise owe the state to help children attend private and parochial schools.

March 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

AZ taxpayers may soon divert more for private scholarships

PHOENIX - Arizonans may soon be able to divert more of what they owe in income taxes to help students attend private and parochial schools.

February 18, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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