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Glendale Union High School District Sunnyslope High student, others receive honors Several members of the Sunnyslope High School..

Schools feed students during closures

Schools feed students during closures

Fears about the spread of the Coronavirus means that schools in North Central Phoenix and around the state are closed but campuses are..

Local students explore digital bookmobile

Local students explore digital bookmobile

Sunnyslope High School students recently dove into a digital library when an unusual bus filled with interactive tools came to their..

Xavier XERO Club supports Canalscape

Xavier XERO Club supports Canalscape

A Xavier College Preparatory club focused on protecting the environment is branching out to the community and demonstrating its support of..

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Alhambra Elementary School District Students go green in garden built by volunteers Students at Westwood Elementary School will go green in..

Dash and bash to promote wellness

Dash and bash to promote wellness

Grab your tennis shoes and gear up for the third annual Madison Dash & Wellness Bash on Saturday, March 7 in North Central Phoenix. The..

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Creighton Elementary School District Teacher seeks support creating sensory space A teacher at Monte Vista Elementary School is hoping to..

Boat building sparks excitement in learning

Boat building sparks excitement in learning

Dozens of students at Solano Elementary School got their sea legs and gained valuable scientific lessons in an unusual project. The 68..

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Creighton Elementary School District Two schools earn Apple recognition Monte Vista School and Biltmore Preparatory Academy were recently..

Dance teacher lands ‘Wishes’ grant

Dance teacher lands ‘Wishes’ grant

The Camelback High School dance director and teacher is getting a boost to keep her students on their toes and in costumes when they..

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Glendale Union High School District Washington High teens feed starving kids Impoverished children in the Philippines will be able to eat..

Legendary Sunnyslope High football team to be honored

The heart of Sunnyslope High School beats strong among a family of athletes. LeRoy Schneider is among the alumni who will be recognized at..

Coding students offer messages of hope

Coding students offer messages of hope

Students at Phoenix Coding Academy are tackling a difficult topic and showing compassion for their peers. Their efforts also have paid off..

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Glendale Union High School District Cardinals recognize Sunnyslope quarterback The Arizona Cardinals recently chose Sunnyslope High..

Stories, music flow where gardens grow

Stories, music flow where gardens grow

Young minds are growing in unusual gardens where stories, music and creativity blossom at Villa Montessori School. First through..

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Creighton School District Biltmore Prep renovation completed for the fall Students are enjoying the fruits of the construction that was..

Loma Linda dancers bloom in ballet classes

Loma Linda dancers bloom in ballet classes

A partnership between Loma Linda Elementary and North Central-based dance company, Convergence Ballet, is entering its third year this..

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Glendale Union High School District Shively named an Administrator of Year Glendale Union High School District Director of Career and..

Two young women leaving their marks

Two young women leaving their marks

The Phoenix Union High School District, which includes 20 schools and more than 27,000 students, has its share of outstanding young men and..

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Glendale Union High School District District welcomes 63 new teachers Glendale Union High School District recently held its annual New..

Madison says so long to a friend and leader

Madison says so long to a friend and leader

In 2005, Joyce Flowers was named the new principal of Madison Richard Simis Elementary School, serving more than 900 students in grades..

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Glendale Union High School District Dominguez gets ballet scholarship Performance Company Dancer and Thunderbird High School Game Dancers..

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Glendale Union High School District Zylstra, others honored by Governing Board The GUHSD Governing Board presented Achievement Above All..

Band leaves his players with lasting life lessons

Band leaves his players with lasting life lessons

The Phoenix Christian Cougars Baseball program won back-to-back AIA 2A Conference state championships in 2017 and 2018 under the leadership..

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