All schools in Chino Valley and Paulden start back to school on Mon., Aug. 4. And for three Saturdays in August, parents and caregivers can improve their parenting skills at a free class.
School start times vary as follows: Territorial Elementary School Kindergarten Center at 7:45 a.m., Del Rio Elementary School at 7:30 a.m., Heritage Middle School at 7:30 a.m., and Chino Valley High School at 8:25 a.m.
Mingus Springs Charter School starts at 8 a.m. and Paulden Community School starts at 7:45 a.m.
Most of the schools posted their bus schedules at the following websites: Chino Valley Unified School District at: www.cvsd.k12.az.us and Mingus Springs Charter School at www.mingusspringsschool.org. For bus information from Paulden Community School, call 636-1430.
For more information, call the schools at: TES at 636-3842, DRS at 636-4414, HMS at 636-4464, CVHS at 636-2298, Mingus at 636-4766, and Paulden Community at 636-1430.
Parents in Chino Valley and Paulden can attend a free three-day Parenting Education Class called "Parenting the Love and Logic Way" from 9 a.m.-noon, on Saturdays, Aug. 9, 16 and 23, at Territorial Elementary School, 1088 Mahan Lane at Road 1 East. Free childcare is provided.
Topics for the class include the following, and other topics:
How do I get them out of bed on time to catch the school bus?
How can I stop my children from bickering and fighting?
How do I get my children to help with the chores without an argument?
The Yavapai County Education Service Agency offers the classes that are provided by a grant through the Community Counts from First Things First.
To register for the classes, go to the agency's website at www.ycesa.com/parenting-education-classes, or call Pam Mayhall at 928-442-5756.
Posted: Friday, August 8, 2014
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THESE ARE TRIED AND TRUE # 1 GET A BUCKET OF WATER OR A GLASS WILL DO IF THEY DON'T GET UP POUR IT. THEY WILL GET UP NEXT TIME. # 2 ITS LIKE TIME OUT HAVE THEM SIT IN CHAIRS FACEING EACH OTHER FOR 15 MINUTES WITH NO WORDS ALOUD . THEY SIT THERE AND STARE AT EACH OTHER AND PRETTY SOON START LAUGHING #3DID YOU EVER HEAR OF THE TOM SAWYER THEORY? IT SURE WORKED FOR ME. GOT A WHOLE TABLE PAINTED WITH OUT EVEN ASKING.