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Denise Cox, Director of Curriculum & Federal Programs

Denise Cox has been a Douglas Unified Schools employee for about 18 years.  Her time in Douglas includes experience as an instructional assistant, a teacher in grades K-3, an instructional coach, a principal, and now as the Director of Curriculum.  Born and raised in Douglas, Mrs. Cox is a 1990 graduate of DHS.  She has two children who have attended DUSD, one of which graduated in 2007 and the other is currently an 8th grade student.  Mrs. Cox completed her studies at Cochise College, University of Arizona South, Arizona State University, and University of Phoenix.









Our Philosophy

Our goal is to provide students of all ages with the opportunity to learn and grow in a rich and developmentally appropriate environment. Our highly qualified teachers provide hands-on, interactive learning activities based on the Arizona State Standards that challenge students’ imaginations and encourage essential skills for success in both school and life. Every effort is made to integrate the content areas of English, mathematics, science, social studies, and technology in such a way students understand the interconnectedness of these disciplines and gain insight into the way the real world works.

Internal Resources

  • Instructional Coaching in the areas of Math, Reading, ELL, Technology and Science.
  • New Teacher Induction Program
  • Pacing Guides
  • Lesson Planning
  • Grading Guidelines
















The Douglas Unified School District #27 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion or disability.
El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Douglas #27 no discrimina sobre la base de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad, religiĆ³n o discapacidad.

1132 E 12th St
Douglas, AZ 85607
Phone (520) 364-2447
Fax (520) 224-2430
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Douglas Unified School District 27