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Earn a scholarship via service, fundraising

Earn a scholarship via service, fundraising

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Greater Phoenix Students of the Year program, The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) annual..

Charter school partners with GCU

Charter school partners with GCU

Empower College Prep has finalized a new partnership with Grand Canyon University (GCU), offering its high school students the opportunity..

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Glendale Union High School District Blankets made for grieving children Members of the girls badminton team at Sunnyslope High School..

Students named as Merit Semifinalists

Students named as Merit Semifinalists

More than 1.6 million juniors in about 22,000 high schools entered the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2017..

Award seeks top youth volunteers

Award seeks top youth volunteers

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is looking for Arizona’s top youth volunteers of the year. Students in grades 5-12 are invited..

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Glendale Union High School District Guntermann receives renewable scholarship Adina Guntermann, a 2018 graduate of Sunnyslope High School,..

XCP celebrates its 75th Anniversary

XCP celebrates its 75th Anniversary

Seventy-five years ago, the first and only all-women’s Catholic high school in Phoenix opened its doors to its inaugural class of eleven..

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Glendale Union High School District District hires 50 new teachers Glendale Union High School District’s annual New Teacher Dinner..

Teachers invited to apply for funds

Teachers invited to apply for funds

The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation is now accepting applications for the $100,000 School Challenge, presented by University of Phoenix, to..

Students encouraged to join pop-tab challenge

Students encouraged to join pop-tab challenge

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central and Northern Arizona (RMHC-CNAZ), which operates three homes-away-from-home for families who..

Rookie robotics team has great first year

Rookie robotics team has great first year

Phoenix Union High School District’s Phoenix Coding Academy, in its first year of robotics competition, came away with a wealth of..

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Glendale Union High School District WHS students continue to dominate in competition For the third time in the last four years, Washington..

Young men transform through acts of service

Young men transform through acts of service

While thousands of high school seniors recently celebrated their graduation, a select group of young men united to celebrate something..

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Glendale Union High School District Vikings honored at annual event The annual GUHSD Achievement Above All ceremony celebrates a teacher,..

Girl helps save family from fire

Girl helps save family from fire

Second grader Monibelle Townsend, 7, was one of dozens of students at Desert View Elementary who last month were taught fire safety skills..

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Glendale Union High School District JROTC Academic Team heads to nation’s capitol The Sunnyslope Air Force JROTC Academic Team..

Portela surprised with Spirit of Cotton Award

Portela surprised with Spirit of Cotton Award

Phoenix Suns Charities surprised Ray Portela, head coach of the Sunnyslope High School boys’ varsity basketball team, with the 13th..

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Glendale Union High School District Choirs bring home trophies after fest Over spring break, 73 members of Sunnyslope High School’s..

Local youth capture flag football trophy

Local youth capture flag football trophy

A group of third- and fourth-grade North Central Phoenix students, from Madison Simis Elementary, Madison Traditional Academy and SS. Simon..

Two students make finals in poetry contest

Two students make finals in poetry contest

The Arizona Poetry Out Loud State Finals were held at the studios of Arizona PBS in Downtown Phoenix on March 3. Ten students, representing..

Plans needed for campus shootings

Plans needed for campus shootings

As the number of shootings on school campuses across the country continues to climb, a local teacher argues that campuses of all types and..

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Glendale Union High School District Spring recital raises funds for dance program The music is being cut, the costumes have being ordered,..

Students take pledge to live healthier

Students take pledge to live healthier

For the 13th consecutive year, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona inspired students to be a part of its Walk On! Challenge, held last month..

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Glendale Union High School District Sunnyslope choir hitting high notes Thirty choir students from Sunnyslope High School were named to the..

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