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Click this graphic to make your tax credit contribution online or for more information.

Now's the time to set up automatic debits to your checking account for your 2014 AZ School Tax Credit! Simply return this form to FALA's Office Manager, Cher Dunham.

A single taxpayer can contribute up to $200 and a married couple filing jointly can give up to $400 annually.

Click the flyer below to download it and print it out. Many thanks to Joan Carstensen Design for designing our tax credit campaign materials!

Watch this student-created, very short video explaining the Arizona School Tax Credit!


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Parents: Want to Volunteer?

Help us mobilize volunteers, organize events, and raise money for our school. This is an excellent way to be part of the FALA community and to be of HUGE service to our school. If you're interested, email our Executive Director Becky Daggett.


Parents have organizied carpools! If you'd like to coordinate a carpool from your neighborhood, please contact Becky Daggett.

The names are listed as a convenience to you, our parents, FALA is not recommending anyone as a driver, nor do we take any responsibility for their conduct or driving.

If you live in the following neighborhoods, please contact the parents below:

University Heights/Highlands: Abe Springer, 928-699-8241 and Judy Springer, 928-699-1027

Sedona: Gayle Glomski, 928-451-5705

Boulder Point: Jean Bowman, 774-7702

North Fourth Street: Elii Chapman, 527-2711

Sunnyside: Carynn Davis, 928-593-0294

Doney Park: Anne McGuffey, 607-5588

Mountainaire/Kachina Village: Monique Klabis, 928-525-1091


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Did you know that FALA is a 501C3 non-profit organization? Our fundraising efforts never slow down! You can make your tax deductible donation right here online.

Import Snow Day/Delayed Start Info:

If FALA calls a snow day, this website will be updated by 7:00AM. Make sure to refresh your browser to make sure you're reading the latest information.

Here's a link to the newsletter sent to parents. This information was also mailed home.

FALA determines when to call a snow day independent of FUSD. We base our decision on the weather forecast given by the National Weather Service, road conditions, and snow removal efforts on our campus.

If FALA has not called a snow day, but roads in your neighborhood remain uncleared, we ask you to take your student's safety into consideration when determining whether he/she can safely travel to school.

For delayed start information, see our website.


Sat, April 19 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

You are invited to the third annual PLATE event to support FALA student initiatives to give back to the community through public art.

You pay $25 and receive a hand-crafted ceramic plate, a Simply Delicious meal, and a ballot to award students with at $1500 grant.

Students have been hard at work dreaming up transformative projects that they will present to you on this night. The winning project receives the proceeds from the event with which to complete their project.

Tickets can be purchased or reserved in FALA main office, 928-779-7223 or at Bookman's.

An evening of invested students, simply delicious food, art raffle prizes all organized by National Art Honor Society.

Contact Janeece Henes for more info.



Want to Meet Other FALA Parents?
Join in for casual coffee gatherings!

Kickstand Kafe, 719 N Humphreys

First Wednesdays of the month from 8:45-10:00am

Third Thursdays from 4-5:30pm.

Next gathering: Thurs., April 17!


FALA Students Raise Money to
Tackle Hunger 13th Annual
Empty Bowls Benefit

Fri., May 2nd in Heritage Square from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

Students from FALA's National Honor Society will sell handmade ceramic and wooden bowls ranging in price from $5 to $30 with all proceeds being divided between St. Mary’s Food Bank, Flagstaff Family Food Center and Rancho Feliz. Ice cream sundaes are available with each purchase of a bowl. Last year’s event raised more than $4,000.

This event kicks of Flagstaff Cultural Partners’ Fridays on the Square and marks Flagstaff’s head into summer and the enjoyment of events in Heritage Square. From 5:00pm to 7:00pm FALA’s African Drum and Dance, Jazz Ensemble, Glee Club and advanced dancers will perform.

Special thanks to Vora Financial for underwriting this event!


Advanced Acting Presents
"Next to Normal"
May 20, 7:00 p.m. at the
Orpheum Theater

Next to Normal, winner of three Tony Awards in 2009 and the 2010 winner of Pulitzer Prize for Drama, is a contemporary rock musical that explores how one suburban household copes with crisis. With provocative lyrics and an electrifying score, this breathtaking work shows how far two parents will go to keep themselves sane and their family’s world intact.

Tickets $8 adults and $5 students and available at the door.

Contains strong language and mature situations.


FALA Governing Board

Pursuant to A.R.S. 38-431.02, notice is hereby given to the members of the Board of Trustees of Flagstaff Arts & Leadership Academy, Inc. and to the general public that the Board will hold its next regular meeting open to the public on Tues, May 20 at 5:30 pm in room 1 on FALA's campus.


FALA Committees

FALA has four board-created committees that are tasked with bringing recommendations to the board. The meeting times and locations are:

  • Finance Committee - Budget subcommittee on Tues, April 22 at 3:30pm in room 10.
  • Nominating Committee - None scheduled at this time
  • Policy Committee - None scheduled at this time

Next Year's Calendar

We're finalizing the calendar, but can announce a few key dates:

Thurs, Aug 14 -- First Day

Thurs., June 4 -- Last Day

March 16-20 is Spring Break


FALA Ranks #10 in Arizona!

FALA has ranked #10 in US News & World Report Top 10 AZ High Schools!


5 Easy Ways to Raise Money for FALA!

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FALA engages in reflection on our practices and analysis of our outcomes so that we can make change to improve the educational experience of all students. To that end, the FALA Council has focused on developing and implementing a continuous improvement plan with input from parents, students, faculty and staff. After gathering input this fall, the FALA Council is pleased to present our updated plan. Our Continuous Improvement Plan was first created in the spring of 2012 and we are making significant progress toward reaching our goals.

Continuous Improvement Plan

Update on Plan


FALA students and artist David Grandon created a mural of the iconic birds of Arizona. Special thanks to the northern Arizona Audubon Society for help selecting which birds to include!

Funding provided by the Coconino County Board of Supervisors and the Arizona Commission on the Arts.


Download These Forms. It's Mandatory That We Receive These Back From
All Families!

NCLB Free & Reduced Lunch

McKinney-Vento form

AZ Residency form

Monthly ACH Debits


See what makes FALA so unique! Video filmed and produced by FALA student Caleb Eckert.

Short news video of FALA's state and national ranking. Get a glimpse of campus!

FALA was recently featured in a spot on NAZ Today recognizing our ranking through US News & World Report.

FALA has earned an "B" from the Arizona Department of Education. See ADE's website for additional information.
Link to Arizona District/Charter Annual Financial Reports on the Arizona Department of Education website.

Congrats to FALA graduate (Class of 2013) Rachel Beck for the recognition of your talents and efforts in the May 30, 2013 edition of the Arizona Daily Sun!


Read about Talia Brienza, 2012 FALA graduate, in her senior profile in the Arizona Daily Sun!


Here's the Arizona Daily Sun profile on Darrion Gallegos, 2011 FALA Graduate!


Here's the Arizona Daily Sun profile on Emily Dove, 2010 FALA Graduate!