FUSD Has A New Director of Assessment 


On Friday, May 18, Mrs. Dawn Winsor was named Director of Assessment for the Florence Unified School District, pending board approval.

Chris Knutsen reacted to the announcement with encouragement, “Mrs. Dawn Winsor has served the kids of Florence High

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School for the past 5 years with dedication. We are excited to have her join our team to help us build FUSD by design.”

Mrs. Winsor brings over 20 years of experience in education and 14 in an administrative role. For the past 5 years she has served as the Assistant Principal at Florence High School. Mrs. Winsor has a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University and carries both a Teaching and Principal Certification. Mrs. Winsor is a qualified evaluator with the Association of School Administrators.

About FUSD

The Florence Unified School District celebrated its 100th graduating class in 2017. For more than 100 years, we have been the preferred choice for parents in Pinal County. From 2000 – 2017 the Florence Unified School District experienced rapid growth that saw our district grow from 3 schools and about 1,000 total students to 12 schools and over 9,200. This growth has created opportunities for our school district to offer even more opportunities for our students.