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YUHSD schools and offices closed Feb. 15 and 18

Yuma Union High School District will be closed on Friday, Feb. 15 and Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. 

YUHSD teachers will be participating in an all-day professional development session with renowned education consultant Rick Wormeli on Friday at Gila Ridge High School.

District and school offices will remain closed Monday in observance of President’s Day.

More on Rick Wormeli…

According to his official website, Rick brings innovation, energy, validity and high standards to both his presentations and his instructional practice, which include 39 years teaching math, science, English, physical education, health, and history, as well as coaching teachers and principals. Rick's work has been reported in numerous media, including ABC's Good Morning America, Hardball with Chris Matthews, National Geographic and Good Housekeeping magazines, What Matters Most: Teaching for the 21st Century, and the Washington Post.

Eric Patten
epatten@yumaunion.org