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Arizona Profile

The "Grand Canyon State," Arizona, was the 48th state to join the U.S. in 1912-- the last of 48 contiguous (connected) states to join the Union. The state's name comes from arizonac, from two Papago Indian words meaning "place of the young spring." Arizona has a very dry climate and is known for its cactus plants. In fact, the state flower is the saguaro cactus blossom. ...Read more here: Arizona - The Grand Canyon State

Capital City:
Phoenix
Nickname:
Grand Canyon State
Motto:
Ditat Deus (God enriches)
Statehood:
February 14, 1912 (48th)
Origin of State's Name:
Spanish interpretation of "arizuma," an Aztec Indian word meaning "silver-bearing." Also based on Pima Indian word "arizonac" for "little spring place."
Largest Cities:
Phoenix, Tucson, Mesa, Glendale, Scottsdale
Border States:
California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah
Land Area:
113,642 sq. mi., 6th largest
State Bird:
Cactus Wren
State Flower:
Saguaro cactus blossom (carnegiea gigantea)
State Tree:
Palo verde (cercidium)
State Song:
Arizona

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Elementary Schools

Calderwood Alternative School
10730 West Campbell Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85037
Robert Richardson Elementary School
(520) 690-2371
6901 N Camino De La Tierra
Tucson, AZ 85741

Middle Schools

Crane Middle School
(928) 373-3200
4450 West 32nd Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
Desert Shadows Middle School
(602) 493-6000
5858 E Sweetwater
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

High Schools

Alta Vista Charter High School
(520) 294-4922
5040 S. Campbell Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85706
Downtown Alternative High School
(520) 622-2979
39 N. 6th Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701

Sex Offender Information for Arizona

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Arizona, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.azsexoffender.org/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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