School Liaison Officer (SLO): Erin
Office Location: Building #52111,
Hours/Days of Operation: 0800 to 1700,
Monday through Friday (except Federal
School Liaison Officer (SLO) works for the
Child, Youth and School (CYS) Services
Division to help address educational issues
involving military children and youth in the
local school community. By partnering
with the local and military communities, the
SLO acts as a communication link between the
Garrison and surrounding school districts.
For more information contact Fort Huachucaís
SLO, at 533-0874.
time has come for yet another move and youíre
on your way to Fort Huachuca, Arizona.
If you would like to have a student
sponsor, we will match you with a student who
has similar interests and can help make your
transition a smoother one. The forms and
agreement are available to download and return
at your convenience. They can also be
emailed to the address provided above.
download form -
a Youth Sponsor
Sponsorship plays a very important role in the
moving process. Many questions and
concerns are expressed when Families move.
For youth, the fear of the unknown is a
very real concern. Here are a few
will I make new friends?
will my new school be like?
actives/sports are available?
I fit in?
are the other kids wearing? A Youth Sponsor
will help provide the answer to these and many
other questions. A Youth Sponsorís job
is to help decrease the new studentís
anxiety. The most important part of
being a Youth Sponsor is to be a friend and
make the new student feel welcome at Fort
Huachuca. A Youth Sponsor will be able
to introduce the newcomer to other students at
school and at the Youth Center. Local Youth
School Liaison Office proudly offers Youth
Sponsorship to Local Youth Sponsorship
you like to meet new people? Do you want
to help new students moving to the Fort
Huachuca community? Then serving as a
Youth Sponsor is for you!
Youth Sponsorship Program is offered to
incoming military affiliated children/youth.
If you are living in the area and would
like to serve as a Youth Sponsor to incoming
students, please read the job description
Sponsor Job Description :
with newly arriving youth to facilitate a
with planning and developing ongoing
activities and events.
meets, and helps incoming teens by providing
them with friendship, a warm welcome,
information, and a tour of the community and
contact with the new youth before, during, and
after transitioning to Fort Huachuca.
all contact and activities with incoming
to integrate new youth into the Garrison,
school, and the surrounding community.
a variety of communication techniques; email,
telephone, etc.verbal To become a Youth
Sponsor or to submit youth issues contact: Erin
email at Erin.Schnitger.email@example.com
SCHOOL: Ms. Barbara Williams
CLARK MIDDLE SCHOOL: Melanie Kennebeck
MIDDLE SCHOOL: Ray Patrone
HIGH SCHOOL: Ms. Lyn Braswell
Adopt-A-School (AAS) Program The Fort
Huachuca Adopt-A-School (AAS) Program is a
Partnerís in Education (PIE) Program among
Fort Huachuca, the Fort Huachuca Accommodation
Schools, and the Sierra Vista Public Schools (SVPS).
The AAS Program is designed to encourage and
increase support of the local schools through
this active volunteer effort. Click here
for the AAS document. Click
here for the AAS document.
Each school must have an identified AAS Point of
Contact (POC). Teachers will complete and
submit Wish List Forms of identified needs to
the respective schoolís POC. The POC
will submit completed Wish List Forms to the
Fort Huachuca School Liaison Officer. The
Wish List Form can be obtained from the School
Liaison website (http://www.mwrhuachuca.com/schoolliaison.html)
or by contacting the SLO. The SLO will
compile and maintain a list of requested
volunteer activities and will provide the list
to interested Unit POCs and Soldiers.
Unit must identify an AAS POC. Soldiers
can volunteer in the following three ways:
Units can adopt a specific school and complete
volunteer activities within that school on a
Units can select items from the Wish List Form
(for one or multiple schools) that fit the
Unitís mission time requirements.
(3) Individual Soldiers can select items from a
schoolís Wish Lists for volunteer activities.
(Individual Soldiers must obtain approval from
their Commanders prior to using duty time.)
Volunteer hours will be reported to the Unit
POC, who will complete the Unit
Log Sheet and forward it to the SLO by
the 5th working day of the month for the
School Parent Group
Huachuca Homeschool Group meets every Monday
from 0900 to 1100 at the Youth Center, Bldg.
The purpose of this Group is to provide
information and support to parents who have
chosen to homeschool their children. Currently,
Parent Support Group has arts and crafts and
physical educationoffered during the weekly
more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org,
"Like" us on Facebook @ Fort Huachuca
Homeschool Group and join our group on Yahoo!
out the web site. http://huachucahomeschool.weebly.com/"
out the Boys & Girls Clubs of America
"Latest and Greatest" There's an
amazing number of grant/scholarship
opportunities for military youth.
out some cool stuff to do after school...@www.mwrhuachuca.com/skies
School Liaison Officer (SLO):
Ms. Erin Schnitger
Office Location: Building
#52111, Tindall St.
Hours/Days of Operation:
0800 to 1700, Monday through Friday (except
Local School Districts
Fort Huachuca Child,
Youth and School
Fort Huachuca CYS Services
Arizona State Testing Requirements
Child Education Coalition
Checklist For School Moves *
Studentís Social Security Number
Studentís Health Record (Immunization, etc.)
Legal Documents as Needed
Proof of Residency/Military Orders
Address, Phone Numbers,
Other Contact Information
Course Description Book/ Grading Scale (if
available for 6th grade and above)
Copy of the Cover of Each Textbook or the
School Profile/ Handbook
School Web Page (ULR)
Copy of Cumulative Folder
(only the copy mailed between schools is
Withdrawal Grades or Progress Reports
Test Scores (Standardized or Special Program
Programs Records as Appropriate:
Individual Education Plan
(IEP)/Individual Accommodation Plan
(504/Gifted Program Description)
English as a Second Language (ESL) or
At-Risk or other Action Plans for Classroom
Documents and Examples:
Writing Samples and Other
Activities Records (co/extracurricular)
Community Service or Service Learning
Other Work or Performance Examples
Academic Recognitions and Competition
*taken from ďOn the MoveĒ , Volume 6,
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For other than authorized activities such as military
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any editorial control over the information you my find
at these locations. Such links are provided consistent
with the stated purpose of the web site.