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A recent report by the American School Counselor Association found Arizona is last in the nation in the number of K-12 students per counselor. The state's school districts averaged 905 students per counselor in the 2016-17 school year. That's more than 150 students higher than the second-worst state, Michigan, and more than triple what the ASCS recommends.

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Teachers, counselors and principals in public school districts and charter schools must receive suicide awareness and prevention training at least every three years under legislation signed by Gov. Doug Ducey.

Police in Prescott Valley say a 12-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly making threats against his elementary school.

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Some rural and charter schools across Arizona will be receiving a new school bus.

The Arizona House has voted to let adults leave loaded guns in their vehicles on school grounds.