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Paradise Valley students pictured in swastika formation being disciplined  ABC15 Arizona

A handful of students at Paradise Valley High School are being disciplined after they were photographed lying on the ground in the formation of a swastika ...



Paradise Valley School District touts 2 Flinn Scholars  12news.com KPNX

PHOENIX - The Paradise Valley Unified School District is touting an unusual accomplishment this week. The district has produced two Flinn scholarship ...



All 22: PV Trojans Ready To Fight On  Sports360AZ

It's late afternoon as the sun sets to the west of Paradise Valley High School in north Phoenix. On the steamy turf players work drills with their respective position ...



Valley community outraged over high school baseball coach's sudden firing  ABC15 Arizona

Despite 38 years and 800 wins, Horizon High School's baseball coach has been removed from his position a year prior to his contract ending.



Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Patch.com

BASIS Scottsdale is Arizona's best public high school for 2019, according to a new set of rankings released by Niche.com this week.



Paradise Valley High School teacher accused of sex with student in 2011  azcentral.com

Police say Allen Scott Johnson had physical and sexual contact with a student while he taught at Cactus High School.



PVSchools has partnership with Challenger Space Center of Arizona  Scottsdale Independent

PVSchools announces a partnership with the Arizona Challenger Space Center/The Challenger Learning Center of Arizona at the Foothills Resource Center.



Arizona Wildcats offer scholarship to Phoenix QB prospect Ben Finley  Arizona Daily Star

Arizona offered Phoenix quarterback Ben Finley Tuesday evening for the 2020 recruiting class.



Challenger Space Center of Arizona gets new location  AZ Big Media

The Arizona Challenger Space Center/The Challenger Learning Center of Arizona (CSC of AZ), an organization created by the surviving families of the ...



Phoenix police to parents: Talk to children about school threats  AZCentral

Amid a rash of threats to Valley-area schools, Phoenix police are urging parents to help take ownership of the disturbing trend and to begin a dialogue with their ...



3 Paradise Valley High students are finalists for Smart City Hack competition  Arizona Education News Service

A team of three PVSchools' students will face competition from entrepreneurs, innovators and businesses as the finalists vie for the winning title of the Smart City ...



Arizona high school students create human swastika in viral Snapchat post  Raw Story

A group of high school students in an affluent Phoenix suburb were depicted laying on the floor in a swastika formation in a now-viral Snapchat post. Local news ...



Mark MacGowan resigns as Paradise Valley boys basketball coach after 19 years  AZCentral.com

Mark MacGowan has stepped down after 19 years leading Paradise Valley's boys basketball program.



Family and friends mourn death of two Paradise Valley brothers  KPNX 12 News TV

PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. - Roughly 100 family and friends gathered near the intersection of Tatum and Shea boulevards to remember Iran and Roger Gamez.



Cody 'The Twirler' tries to bring a world championship back to Phoenix area  AZFamily

When the action on the court stops at Paradise Valley High School, the show begins. Cody Carter, known as Cody the Twirler, takes the floor between timeouts ...



Western New Mexico thrilled for chance to take on Arizona Wildcats  Arizona Daily Star

The Mustangs, a Division II team, made the 3-hour drive to Tucson on Monday morning.



EPICS High School gives AZ students tools to change the world  Arizona State University

With the support of ASU engineering program, middle and high schoolers design solutions for specific needs of community agencies. An app to help teachers ...



Superintendent: Paradise Valley schools are solid choice  azcentral.com

Paradise Valley school chief highlights signature programs as open enrollment period continues through Jan. 21.



PV Schools celebrates National Native American Heritage Month  Arizona Education News Service

November is National Native American Heritage Month, which pays tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans and Alaska Natives. According ...



Police still hoping for clues in 16-year missing person case  KTAR.com

Alissa Marie Turney went missing when she was 17 on May 17, 2001. “Our Phoenix Police Homicide and Missing Persons Units never stop,” Phoenix Police Sgt.



Education funding challenges hurt Arizona tech industry, STEM advocates say  AZCentral

Arizona STEM teachers are facing challenges caused by low numbers, funding and more.



X Marks The Spot At Paradise Valley  Sports360AZ

There really isn't much Paradise Valley senior Xavier Watkins can't do once he steps on campus and his top priorities are definitely in place.



Greg Hansen: Football coaching legend Jeff Scurran retiring, ready to 'face new challenges'  Arizona Daily Star

After Monday's football practice at Catalina Foothills High School, Jeff Scurran told the Falcons he will retire from coaching after Friday's game against Sahuaro.



Youthful Camp Verde football opens season on the road  Verde Independent

A new era for Camp Verde High football starts on Friday night as the Cowboys debut their new head coach, new offense and defense and a host of new players.



2018 All-Academic Baseball Team  Sports360AZ

Based on the nominations from coaches and members of the Arizona high school baseball community, Sports360AZ introduces the 2018 Arizona All-Academic ...



Top 10 Phoenix schools for tax donations  azcentral.com

Taxpayers gave $51 million in tax-credit donations to Arizona schools in 2014.



Meet the Arizona students who earned $115K scholarships to the state's public universities  AZCentral.com

Meet 20 Arizona students who earned Flinn Scholarships that pay public university tuition and room and board, among other costs.



PV's Hudnutt Catching Passes, Throwing Strikes  Sports360AZ

After seeing time at many positions last fall, Paradise Valley's Bric Hudnutt is ready to focus in at tight end while improving in another sport, as well.



Todd Fazio returns to high school basketball as Highland coach  AZCentral

After take a step back from the high school game, a reinvigorated Todd Fazio will return to lead Gilbert Highland's boys basketball team.



Several Valley Players Shine in NAU 2nd Scrimmage  Sports360AZ

Two weeks away from their regular season opener at UTEP, Northern Arizona University went through their second scrimmage on Saturday morning at the ...



Desert Financial awards ten scholarships to assist Arizona's youth  CUinsight.com

PHOENIX, AZ (July 2, 2018) — Desert Financial recently announced the deserving recipients of its 14th annual Community *Service* Scholarship. This year, ten ...



Phoenix-area Flinn Scholars in 2014  azcentral.com

Meet the 12 Flinn Scholars from the Phoenix metro area in 2014, with information provided by the Flinn Foundation.



Western New Mexico thrilled to get chance to take on Arizona Wildcats  Arizona Daily Star

The Mustangs, a Division II team, made the 3-hour drive to Tucson on Monday morning.



20 of Arizona's top students named Flinn Scholars  Arizona Education News Service

Twenty of Arizona's highest-achieving high-school seniors have been awarded the 2017 Flinn Scholarship, a highly competitive merit-based award for ...



Beloved Arizona Principal Allegedly Fired For Being Gay  Care2.com

Running a school is a huge challenge for anyone, but what does sexual orientation have to do with it? As a teacher with over twenty-five years' experience, I've ...



Higley Superintendent Birdwell to retire in 2015  azcentral.com

Denise Birdwell will leave the Gilbert-area district, A-rated district since 2009, in the summer 2015.



Finding homes: Quarterbacks enjoy success after moving schools  azcentral.com

Three quarterbacks step into their own at smaller schools.



Students say career and technical education opens doors for them  Arizona Education News Service

Students at the Southwest Pathways conference said career and technical education and other programs were key to helping them reach their education and ...



Ironwood Ridge outlasts Mountain View 5-3 at Chase Field  Tucson Local Media

Rider Martinez toed the rubber inside the cavernous enclave of Phoenix's Chase Field, shaking off nerves and glee.



Belles and Hazing at Hamilton  Sports360AZ

Hamilton head football coach Steve Belles is a good man, a family man and he's a damn good football coach. The winning part doesn't matter to me right now.



Sister Cities picks 23 Phoenix students for exchange program  azcentral.com

Youth ambassadors will travel to Phoenix's sister cities through a reciprocal program.



Basketball standout Timmy Allen regroups with life at Red Mountain  AZCentral.com

Timmy Allen spent the season opener holding a clipboard and taking stats next to Mesa Red Mountain basketball coach Todd Fazio.



Phoenix-area schools with most National Merit scholars  azcentral.com

A total of 37 high schools in metro Phoenix have at least 1 National Merit Scholar and 4 schools produced 6 each.



Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...



Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names  azcentral.com

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.



Surprise teen gives back with robotics team  AZCentral.com

PEORIA --- A group of West Valley teens built a device to compete nationwide robotics competition, all through the persistence of one teen's passion for science.



Former 'Lost Boy' determined to bring family to Arizona  KTAR.com

A former "Lost Boy" of Sudan has built a life for himself in Arizona and now is determined to bring his wife and children here.



Scottsdale student graduates college, then high school  azcentral.com

Scottsdale student earns associate degree before her high-school diploma.



Donnie Yantis Promoted by Arizona State Football  Sports360AZ

Arizona State has made a strong statement to the value of in-state high school and also taking care of one of their own. Yantis had success as head coach at ...



High school welcomes new vice principal | Schools  FH Times

James Carrick has taken over as the new vice principal of Fountain Hills High School.



Chandler High graduate has 13-year perfect attendance record  azcentral.com

Chandler High School graduate Briana Espinosa has not missed a day of school in 13 years, from kindergarten through 12th grade.



Another Teacher-Student Sex Scandal — and What Happened to Metro Phoenix's 10 Most Notorious Teachers  Phoenix New Times

Two Teachers Charged in a Sex Scandal Involving a Student, Plus the Fates of 10 Notorious Metro Phoenix Teachers.



Stories of Retired Numbers in Arizona HS Sports  Sports360AZ

By Nicholas Welter. What seemed to be an ordinary afternoon for Scott Hanson, a thirty-year official of high school football and baseball in Arizona; turned out to ...



PHS principal Brian Mabb to leave district | Payson  Payson Roundup

After four years of *service* as the principal of Payson High School, Brian Mabb has turned in his resignation.



3 arrested after Chaparral High School burglary  AZFamily

Scottsdale police have arrested two 18-year-olds accused of burglarizing Chaparral High School. A woman also was arrested.



Arizona high school QB sets state records in 96-74 loss  azcentral.com

Phoenix Washington senior Mario Armendarez passed for 756 yards and 10 touchdowns -- both 11-man state records -- in a loss Friday night.



ASU responds to increase in transfer students | ASU Now: Access, Excellence, Impact  Arizona State University

Arizona State's transfer student population is on the uptick. ASU's latest numbers show more than 15000 Sun Devils started their education elsewhere. Noticing ...



Baboquivari football ends 68-game losing streak with 1st win since 2008  azcentral.com

The mailing address is Sells, but the high school is off Indian Route 19, mile marker 19.5 in a village called Topawa, a desert wasteland about an hour southwest ...



Higley High in Gilbert one of 'America's Most Challenging'  Arizona Republic

Higley is one of 16 schools in Arizona to make the Washington Post's annual list.



Hudnutt Ready To Be Next Great PV QB  Sports360AZ

Paradise Valley High School and “really, really, ridiculously good quarterback” are basically synonymous. The last two signal callers for the Trojans have been ...



Mesa High School honors generations at graduation  azcentral.com

For as long as anyone can remember, Mesa High School officials have honored families with three or more generations of graduates at commencement.



Chandler High's all-time greatest football players  azcentral.com

Chandler High has 91 years worth of history, so to condense a 10-greatest-football-players list is an almost impossible job.



Bordow: Desert Vista's Dan Hinds true to self  azcentral.com

Desert Vista football coach Dan Hinds won't compromise his standards for a few victories.



Bordow: Maryvale football finally tastes a victory  azcentral.com

After the players had dumped cold water over his head in celebration, Phoenix Maryvale coach George Martinez gathered his team at one end of the field and ...



Jacob Blackburn finds football 40 miles away  azcentral.com

Jacob Blackburn just wanted to play one more football season, no matter how far it took him. Unable to enroll at his neighborhood school, Buckeye Verrado, ...



Cesar Chavez crushes Carl Hayden, eyes Phoenix Union title  azcentral.com

The move to Division III from Division I means a much less imposing regular-season schedule for Laveen Cesar Chavez, so coach Jim Rattay's team is trying to ...



Camelback football coach Justin Watson resigns, citing lack of support  azcentral.com

Justin Watson resigned as head football at Phoenix Camelback on Wednesday, Athletic Director Steven Kuipers confirmed.



Homeless to hopeful: Lakel Davis finds his footing back at Alhambra  azcentral.com

It is 3 in the morning in July, and the kid they call "Lucky" steps off a Greyhound bus in Phoenix, carrying his life's belongings in two duffel bags and wearing a ...



Risk to children’s online safety rises in summer  Cronkite News

How some parents and school districts are educating themselves and their kids about the more perilous corners of the internet.



Scottsdale Christian's Gibbs learns from a legend  azcentral.com

Chuck Gibbs has his dad, Alex, a respected NFL offensive line coach, to lean on during his high school season.



Missing girl's stepdad gets 10 years in union hall bomb plot  East Valley Tribune

The man who was the last to see his teenage stepdaughter when she went missing nearly 10 years ago was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison on Tuesday ...



Scorpions make State memories  Sedona Red Rock News

During his final full month in Sedona, Kamil Khayrullin made it an April to remember — all the way into May. A week after the Sedona Red Rock High School ...



Police Investigate Stepfather in Case of Missing Teen  ABC News

In May 2001, 17-year-old Alissa Turney was reported missing by her stepfather. Mike Turney. after a note was found in the high school junior's bedroom, saying ...



ASU Football: Timeline and analysis of completed coaching staff  House of Sparky

For any new head coach, putting a staff together can be one of their most laborious early duties. That task's complexion and complication can grow tenfold, too, ...



Miami-Globe Copper Kettle football game has new twist, interesting backstories  azcentral.com

First, let's get straight to the breakthrough and history: Last week, Miami beat San Tan Foothills 40-14, clinching the school's first football sectional championship ...



Bordow: Fox News slams Corona del Sol on patriotism  azcentral.com

On Friday morning, there were reports that the Tempe Corona del Sol administration was asking students not to wear anything “patriotic” for its game later that ...



Verde Valley Little League wins District 10 juniors title  Verde Independent

Verde Valley Little League won the District 10 Juniors Baseball All-Star tournament with an extra innings win and a perfect record. Verde Valley beat Williams ...



Poll: Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas' approval rating remains at only 16 percent  azcentral.com

Arizona's schools chief holds a 16 percent favorable approval rating among voters, according to a statewide poll.



Andrew Thomas Ignores Evidence That Courtney Bisbee Was Wrongly Convicted of Child Molestation As Supporters Work to Free Her  Phoenix New Times

In January of 2004, Courtney Bisbee's life was hitting a hectic but welcome stride. The divorced mother of one had recently landed a nurse's job at Horizon High ...



Sunnyslope ends Tucson Salpointe's reign in Division II  azcentral.com

Sunnyslope knocks off defending champion despite substantial size difference.



Arizona Board of Education president abruptly resigns, cites feud with Diane Douglas  azcentral.com

Greg Miller, the president of the state Board of Education, announced early Wednesday afternoon he is resigning from the board "effective immediately."



Program keeps kids in school, helps them after graduation  Cronkite News

TEMPE – Paola Carbajal, a senior at Tempe High School, has her future planned: attend cosmetology school, go to community college for a business degree ...



Diane Douglas education plan: Fewer tests, no Common Core  azcentral.com

Arizona students would take fewer annual standardized tests and the state's Common Core standards would be thrown out under a plan by schools chief Diane ...



Archiving theater for youth: ASU's Katherine Krzys receives national honors  ASU News Now

Katherine Krzys — an archivist at the Archives & Special Collections at ASU Libraries — received the Children's Theatre Foundation of America's Corey ...



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