schools Analysis: School Vouchers Could Cost Tens Of Millions By Associated Press • Feb 16, 2017 Arizona Capitol Times The Legislature's independent budget office estimates that expanding a school voucher program to all Arizona schoolchildren over the next four years could cost more than $24 million. State Panel Unveils School Funding Proposals By Associated Press • Dec 15, 2016 Getty Images Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is praising the work of a panel that looked at ways to overhaul the state's complex school funding formula, saying they laid a roadmap for change in the coming years. Arizona High School Graduation Rates Fall Behind National Average By Aaron Granillo • Oct 18, 2016 The White House says high school graduation rates have reached an all-time high in the country. But Arizona Public Radio’s Aaron Granillo reports, Arizona’s high schoolers lag behind. Listen Listening... / 0:45 Arizona Students Improved In Math And Reading Proficiency By Associated Press • Sep 16, 2016 The Arizona Department of Education has released the latest AzMERIT scores and they show students around the state improved in math and reading proficiency. AZ Attorney General Says Guns Allowed At Private Schools By Associated Press • Sep 6, 2016 Arizona's attorney general says the state's private elementary, middle and high schools can allow guns on campus.