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|FY 2014 Budget=$3.57 billion<ref>[http://www.azgovernor.gov/documents/AZBudget/2013/FY2013_ExecBudget_BudgetBook.pdf ''Office of the Arizona Governor,'' "The Executive Budget: State Agency Budgets, Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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{{tnr}}'''The Arizona Department of Education''' oversees public K-12 education in [[Arizona]]. The department was created in 1912 after ratification of the [[Arizona Constitution|Arizona State Constitution]]. [[Article 5, Arizona Constitution|Article V]] of the Constitution created the position of [[Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] to supervise public education.<ref>[http://www.azed.gov/about-ade/overview/ ''Arizona Department of Education,'' "Overview," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref> The department managed 1,459 schools and 951,563 K-12 students during the 2011-2012 school year.<ref name=quickfacts>[http://www.azed.gov/superintendent/files/2013/04/2011-2012-volume-1.pdf ''Arizona Department of Education,'' "Annual Report of the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction, Volume 1: Fiscal Year 2011-2012," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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==Structure==
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===Mission===
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{{AZDOE}}The Arizona Department of Education published a mission statement on its website:<ref>[http://www.azed.gov/about-ade/mission-vision-motto-values/ ''Arizona Department of Education,'' "Mission, Vision, Motto & Values," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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{{Quote|To serve Arizona’s education community, ensuring every child has access to an excellent education.}}
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===Leadership===
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The current [[Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] is [[John Huppenthal]]. The following list details his top officials:<ref name=orgchart>[http://www.azed.gov/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/publicorgchart.pdf ''Arizona Department of Education,'' "ADE Organizational Chart," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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* '''Chief of Staff:''' Merle Bianchi
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* '''Deputy Superintendent:''' Elliott Hibbs
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* '''Deputy Superintendent of Programs & Policy:''' Jennifer Johnson
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====Departmental divisions====
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The Department of Education has 15 divisions managed by the officials listed below:<ref name=orgchart/>
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* '''Policy Development and Government Relations:''' Stacey Morley
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* '''Business and Finance:''' Ross Begnoche
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* '''Organizational Development:''' Pat Childress
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* '''Information Technology:''' Mark Masterson
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* '''HR/Payroll:''' Billie Belanger
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* '''Health and Nutrition Services:''' Mary Szafranski
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* '''Communications:''' Mary Marshall
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* '''Highly Effective Schools:''' Marv Lamer
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* '''Highly Effective Teachers and Leaders:''' Karen Butterfield
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* '''High Academic Standards for Students:''' Kathryn Hrabluk
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* '''Accountability and Assessment:''' Leila Williams
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* '''Research and Evaluation:''' Carrie Giovannone
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* '''Grants:''' Todd Mason
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* '''Innovative Learning:''' Annie Gilbert
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* '''Cross-Divisional Leadership Initiatives:''' Karla Phillips
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===Organizational chart===
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The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Arizona Department of Education:<ref name=orgchart/>
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[[File:Arizona Department of Education org chart.jpg|800px|link=Arizona Department of Education]]
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Arizona + Department + Education'''"
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Arizona+Department+Education&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Arizona Department of Education News Feed}}
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==See also==
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* [[Arizona]]
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* [[Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction]]
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* [[Arizona school districts]]
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* [[Portal:School boards and school board elections|School board elections portal]]
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==External links==
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{{submit a link}}
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*[http://www.azed.gov/ Arizona Department of Education]
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==References==
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{{reflist}}
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{{Arizona}}
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[[Category:Arizona]]
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[[Category:State education pages]]

Revision as of 11:47, 21 January 2014

Arizona Department of Education
link={{{State}}}
Agency Profile
Superintendent:John Huppenthal
FY 2014 Budget:$3.57 billion[1]
Year founded:1912
Website:Department Home Page
The Arizona Department of Education oversees public K-12 education in Arizona. The department was created in 1912 after ratification of the Arizona State Constitution. Article V of the Constitution created the position of Superintendent of Public Instruction to supervise public education.[2] The department managed 1,459 schools and 951,563 K-12 students during the 2011-2012 school year.[3]

Structure

Mission

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See also
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The Arizona Department of Education published a mission statement on its website:[4]
To serve Arizona’s education community, ensuring every child has access to an excellent education.[5]

Leadership

The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is John Huppenthal. The following list details his top officials:[6]

  • Chief of Staff: Merle Bianchi
  • Deputy Superintendent: Elliott Hibbs
  • Deputy Superintendent of Programs & Policy: Jennifer Johnson

Departmental divisions

The Department of Education has 15 divisions managed by the officials listed below:[6]

  • Policy Development and Government Relations: Stacey Morley
  • Business and Finance: Ross Begnoche
  • Organizational Development: Pat Childress
  • Information Technology: Mark Masterson
  • HR/Payroll: Billie Belanger
  • Health and Nutrition Services: Mary Szafranski
  • Communications: Mary Marshall
  • Highly Effective Schools: Marv Lamer
  • Highly Effective Teachers and Leaders: Karen Butterfield
  • High Academic Standards for Students: Kathryn Hrabluk
  • Accountability and Assessment: Leila Williams
  • Research and Evaluation: Carrie Giovannone
  • Grants: Todd Mason
  • Innovative Learning: Annie Gilbert
  • Cross-Divisional Leadership Initiatives: Karla Phillips

Organizational chart

The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Arizona Department of Education:[6]

Arizona Department of Education org chart.jpg

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Arizona + Department + Education"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Arizona Department of Education News Feed

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See also

External links

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References