College-Going Resources

College-Going Resources

by Achieve60AZ | College Success Arizona | Expect More Arizona

Getting into college – and paying for it – isn’t simple. There are so many steps, from testing to applications to financial aid. Thankfully, organizations all over Arizona are here to help. If you’re looking for college-going guidance, look no further! Check out these resources that can help with everything from writing a killer scholarship …

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What’s included for education in the proposed Arizona budget

by Achieve60AZ | College Success Arizona | Expect More Arizona

On May 24, 2021, the Arizona Legislature introduced a $12.8 billion proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2022. The introduced version of the budget is similar to a draft shared last week, with a few exceptions, including more funding for the universities and for a fourth year of Career and Technical Education. The legislature began hearing …

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How to Be Involved in How Your School District or Charter School is using COVID Relief Funding

by Achieve60AZ | College Success Arizona | Expect More Arizona

Arizona is receiving an estimated $4 billion to support K-12 education, the majority of which (90%) will go directly to school districts and charter schools based on their Title I funding allocations. Read more about this federal funding in our recent blog. Schools and charter schools are required to create a plan and engage stakeholders, …

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Understanding Arizona’s Federal COVID Relief Funding for K-12 Education

by Achieve60AZ | College Success Arizona | Expect More Arizona

The federal government has made funding available to all states to support COVID relief and recovery efforts. Arizona is receiving an estimated $4 billion to support K-12 education, $800 million for community colleges and universities, and additional funds from discretionary funding the Governor has available. The K-12 education funding is intended to be used to …

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$2.1 Million To Support College Access Programs, Reduce the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Achieve60AZ | College Success Arizona | Expect More Arizona

The Arizona Department of Education announced today that $2.1 million from ESSER II discretionary funding will be allocated to support student postsecondary access and attainment for programs managed by the enhanced organization of Achieve60AZ, College Success Arizona and Expect More Arizona. “These investments will have a meaningful impact in supporting Arizona students as they prepare …

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