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Why Black History Month is important for all students  Arizona Education News Service

Learning about black history is important for all students, and it's imperative to help black students learn about themselves, said Joseph Prevost, a teacher and ...

North High School in Phoenix becomes AVID Demonstration School  Arizona Education News Service

North High School had the AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) team visit the campus Tuesday, and when the day ended, North became an AVID ...

PD: 18-year-old with no license charged in crash that killed his teen sister  AZFamily

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) − Phoenix police say an 18-year-old with no driver's license was behind the wheel Tuesday night during a crash that left his 16-year-old ...

Ex-Rep. Ed Pastor, Arizona's 1st Hispanic congressman, dies  The Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor, who championed liberal causes as Arizona's first Hispanic member of Congress but was known for his ...

Busken Making North High His 'Field of Dreams'  Sports360AZ

Long-time head football Bernie Busken has won a lot of games over the years. Now he's doing something even more impactful at North High School in Phoenix.

Scholars Directory  Flinn Foundation

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 650 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their ...

Students at 2 Phoenix high schools walk out to protest Trump, Arpaio

On Election Day hundreds of teens walked out of North and Maryvale high schools, which both are majority Latino populations.

Social-media threats made against at least 10 Phoenix high schools

At least 10 Phoenix-area high schools received threats on social media and had been working with police Monday to investigate the recurring online threats.

Tucson's Joe Batiste, South Mountain's Dwayne Evans to be inducted into nat'l high school track and field Hall of Fame  Verde Independent

One of the first Arizona high school track and field athletes to gain national prominence and another who achieved Olympic fame as a teen are among the 2019 ...

Prescott High School aces term as student council host  The Daily Courier

PHS dancers perform on stage for the crowd Thursday night. Dance leaders are Student Council president Taylor Lopez, left, and officer Hannah Walsh, right.

Chaparral football hopes new coach Barnes can bring back postseason success  Arizona Sports

Chaparral football looks to chase state championships again with new coach Brent Barnes. Between 2007-11 Chaparral won three state championships.

17 historic schools in metro Phoenix

Some of the Valley's oldest buildings are schools. What schools in your district are historic? See our list of schools built before the 1950s.

Gov. Doug Ducey outspends Democratic rival in election  AZFamily

Republican Gov. Doug Ducey and his party have far outpaced Democratic challenger David Garcia in fundraising and spending leading up to the Nov.

Here is your guide to 2018 holiday events in the metro Phoenix area  AZCentral

From seasonal ice-skating rinks to tree lightings, here is your guide to how to make the most of the holiday season in the Phoenix area.

'Racial discrimination': Players sue Maricopa Community Colleges over cutting football  AZCentral

Football players accuse Maricopa Community Colleges of racial discrimination after district ends football programs at four schools.

What happens when Catholic school students cross the border to feed migrants  AZCentral

Once a month, a group of students from Brophy College Prep in Phoenix travel to Mexico to work at a food kitchen and shelter for migrants.

Army veteran finds natural fit in ASU global studies program  Arizona State University

Arizona State University student Carla Castillo likes to do her research before making big decisions, and that included determining what her major would be.

161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...

Suns' Alan Williams gives back to community where it all started for him

On a familiar court at North High, the Suns' Alan Williams gives back to Phoenix youth at his first free basketball camp for kids.

The story of one woman, 'eight kids, two degrees and many sleepless nights'  The State Press

Family, culture and community resources provided her with the ability to succeed.

Phoenix high school walkouts continue; students 'raw emotionally' after Trump election

Hundreds of Phoenix high school students walked out of class Wednesday to protest the election of Republican President-elect Donald Trump, joining ...

Celebrities who attended Phoenix high schools

Take a look at some of the celebrities who have attended high school in Phoenix.

Phoenix students walk out to protest DACA phaseout

Hundreds of students from South Mountain and North high schools in Phoenix held walkouts to protest the DACA program phaseout and police on campus.

Former classmate: Phoenix Serial Street Shooting suspect Aaron Saucedo was 'sweet'  KPNX 12 News TV

12 News spoke with a former classmate of Aaron Juan Saucedo who described him as "sweet" during his grade school days.

Eliminating junior college football in Maricopa County is a mistake  AZCentral

Eliminating JUCO football in Maricopa County was a short-sighted decision that needs to be reversed.

Student protesters march in Phoenix, call for removal of school resource officers  Cronkite News

Students and activists marched through downtown Phoenix Friday calling for the removal of school resource officers from Arizona schools, saying they inspire ...

PCA Stage Too the scene for 'Secrets of a Soccer Mom'  The Daily Courier

From left, Actresses Lexe Niekamp (Lynn), Tina Boden-Blake (Nancy) and Esther Kparyea (Alison) act out a scene from the play, “Secrets of a Soccer Mom,” ...

Inside Arizona's #RedForEd uprising  Socialist Worker Online

More 75000 marchers formed a river of red in the streets of Phoenix on the first day of a walkout by educators that will continue into this week.

Trevor G. Browne HS students walk out to protest Donald Trump, Joe Arpaio

About 200 students walked out of Trevor G. Browne High School in the Maryvale neighborhood in Phoenix to protest Republican presidential nominee Donald ...

Students launch #CopsOuttaCampus campaign at Phoenix Union High School District schools

Students from schools in the Phoenix Union High School district gathered at the district offices on Thursday to launch a campaign that hopes to "end the school ...

More meetings Thursday on Sioux City schools crisis planning  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CITY -- The Sioux City Community School District will hold two more meetings Thursday as district officials share details on crisis planning toward the ...

Students learn about working at Microsoft at DigiGirlz event  Arizona Education News Service

Twenty-one North High School students attended the DigiGirlz event at the Microsoft Store in Scottsdale. This program is designed to provide high school girls ...

Arizona Corp. Commission: Nearly 1,000 properties at risk of gas leaks, shutoff  AZFamily

SCOTTSDALE (3TV/CBS 5) - It's been nearly a month since the more than 100 seniors at Riviera 55+ Mobile Home Park have been without gas.

20 Alhambra High football players diagnosed with skin infection; first game postponed  AZFamily

The first football game of the season for two Phoenix high schools has been postponed in an effort to stop the spread of a highly contagious skin infection.

Royce W. Barnum | Obituaries |  Sioux City Journal

Royce W. Barnum, 82, of Sioux City, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at a local hospital.

How did your school perform on TNReady tests? Search here for results  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nearly 700 schools – more than 40 percent of schools in Tennessee – improved in student performance across most grades and subjects, according to a state ...

Tempe history: Tempe gets its first high school

As the town grew, so did the voices for a dedicated Tempe high school.

Photos: 14 historic schools in metro Phoenix

Many Valley school districts have passed over the century mark — or are rapidly approaching it.

ADL names 35 schools as 'No Place for Hate'  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has named 35 Arizona schools with the No Place for Hate designation for the 2016-2017 school year. On May 4, these ...

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 ...

Coronado Neighborhood Hosts First-Ever WayneFest Micro-Festival  Downtown Phoenix Journal

On Saturday, October 27, the historic Coronado Neighborhood Association is hosting WayneFest at Coronado Park, 1717 N. 12th St. WayneFest, being held for ...

Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names

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.

Phoenix Union board approves new principals  Arizona Education News Service

Central, Betty Fairfax and Camelback High Schools will have new principals next school year, as the current principals move to District administrative roles.

Arizona's high school state champions 2015-16

Another high school sports season is in the books. Below is a list of champions for the 2015-16 school year. The list is categorized first by season and then again ...

Geneva Holdings partner Sam Robinson shows his $4 million custom Biltmore home (Video)  Phoenix Business Journal

The 10000-square-foot home was modeled after an Italian villa. VIDEO.

Arizona soccer club helps young refugees adapt to new life  Cronkite News

PHOENIX -- Teenage boys sprint back and forth on a dusty soccer field in Phoenix, the markings on their jerseys lit up by the last rays of the evening sun.

Phoenix-area schools with most National Merit scholars

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

Hamilton Education Program brings 2,700 Arizona students to ASU Gammage  AZCentral

Hamilton Education Program brings blockbuster musical into classrooms — and students to the stage at ASU Gammage.

Treasures unearthed during Park Central Mall revitalization  AZ Big Media

That's the question the team redeveloping the once-thriving Park Central Mall is about answer, thanks to a new partnership with Arizona State University.

ASU's Cronkite School hosts media innovation camp for high school students  Arizona State University

Twenty-two high school students from across Arizona are participating in an intensive, two-week media innovation training camp at ASU's Cronkite School.

Best-known JUCO football players who went pro from Maricopa Community Colleges  AZCentral

A grassroots group is trying to save junior college football in the Maricopa County Community College District after district officials announced in February the ...

Day 5 bleeds into Day 6 of teachers' #RedForEd walkout; budget passes  AZCentral

The Arizona Legislature is meeting to try to pass a budget plan in the midst of teacher protests outside of their buildings. The debate started Wednesday evening ...

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council partners with PetSmart  AZ Big Media

Today, in honor of National Love Your Pet Day, Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) in collaboration with PetSmart Charities, the leading funder ...

Man accused of killing 9 in Phoenix serial shootings  USA TODAY

PHOENIX — A 23-year-old Arizona man has been arrested in connection with street shootings that terrorized the Phoenix area over four months in 2016, police ...

Desegregation funding: Is it fair for Arizona schools?

Bills going through Arizona Legislature would take away the $211 million 18 school districts get each year.

Prestige diplomas help graduates land scholarships

College admission experts say specialty diplomas and certificates may be prestigious but are not necessary to gain admission to competitive colleges.

A knack for stealthy shooting fuels Haute Photography and Videography’s success  AZCentral

A knack for being invisible yet always in the right place for a photo opportunity has become a key asset in Darrylee Cohen and her staff's tool box.

Valley sports hazing incidents put spotlight on coaches and culture  Cronkite News

PHOENIX - High-profile hazing incidents have hit Valley high schools according to coaches and experts.

2018 All-Academic Girls Soccer Team (5A-6A)  Sports360AZ

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

Max Dunlap supporters maintain innocence after 2 convictions in Don Bolles murder

PHOENIX -- Max Dunlap was convicted in Don Bolles' murder, but his wife said she had never heard of the reporter's name.

PD: Missing teen found; back home with family  ABC15 Arizona

Phoenix police say a 15-year-old boy with autism has been reunited with his family after going missing Monday afternoon.

Scottsdale High band uniforms stir memories of school

SCOTTSDALE -- As Cat Dragon, director of the Scottsdale Community College Performing Arts Center, came across a shabby cardboard box and inside she ...

9 Famous Former University of Arizona Students  Phoenix New Times

University of Arizona in Tucson has many famous former attendees, including Kourtney Kardashian, Greg Kinnear, Kristen Wiig, and Nicole Richie.

Outstanding high schoolers celebrated during ceremony for the inaugural Yale Bassett Award for Community Engagement  Yale News

On October 13, 2017, twenty high school seniors from across the United States were honored for their leadership and commitment to public *service* during the ...

New Yale award honors 20 high school juniors nationwide for community engagement  Yale News

Twenty high school juniors have been honored as the first recipients of the Yale Bassett Award for Community Engagement. The award honors emerging ...

Arizona high school throwers coming close to a pair of some of the state's most revered track and field records  Verde Independent

We're only a week into the 2017 Arizona high school track and field season and already there has been significant change in the all-time best lists in the shot put ...

Draw for Second Round of Qualifying Pits 56 Amateur Clubs Against One Another on Road to 2019 U.S. Open Cup  U.S. Soccer

CHICAGO (Sept. 24, 2018) - The Draw for the second round of Open Division Local Qualifying was conducted today and will pit 56 aspiring amateur clubs ...

Teachers in Oklahoma, Arizona, Kentucky fight for student funding, too  AZCentral

OKLAHOMA CITY – The 20,000 people rallying at the Oklahoma State Capitol Monday ranged from students to seasoned teachers, state workers to educational ...

This Phoenix financial tech startup is doubling its workforce  Phoenix Business Journal

Longboard Asset Management, a Phoenix financial technology startup, has made big strides since its $5 million Series A funding round in 2011.

Parkland to Columbine School Shootings List  Westword

Reporters and anchors covering yesterday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, frequently mentioned the disturbing ...

Coach trades football championships for inner-city high school  Cronkite News

PHOENIX – Bernie Busken, who led Mesa Mountain View High School to three state championships, is used to practices that get straight to drills and plays.

2019 Open Cup Qualifying: Fireworks in #USOC2019 Second Round  U.S. Soccer

With 27 games across the USA, the second qualifying round for the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup was full of action and high-octane amateur soccer.

Emmys 2018: Phoenix native Aidy Bryant nabs her first acting nomination  AZCentral

Could Phoenix soon be able to claim an Emmy winner? Aidy Bryant from "Saturday Night Live" is nominated for supporting actress in a comedy series.

Historic Peoria school gets facelift

PEORIA -- The Peoria Unified School District's oldest school building is set to reopen this school year after two years of renovations.

Suns player welcomes home his mom – Phoenix’s new police chief  Cronkite News

Phoenix Suns player Alan Williams is congratulating his mother on being the first female police chief in the history of the city.

For Arizona's once-dwindling bald eagle population, recovery starts in the nest  azcentral

Bald eagles were on the brink of extinction and listed as an endangered species until 2007. They now nest in dozens of places around Arizona.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA Arizona girls basketball team, All-State teams in each division

The 2015-16 All-Arizona and All-State girls basketball teams were selected by the azcentral sports high school staff.

Fishing, science and culture make up Siouxland's high school clubs  Sioux City Journal

Whether high school students are looking to hone a new hobby, connect through culture and food or prepare for college and a career, there's a club for that:

2019 U.S. Open Cup Qualifying: Local Derbies from Boston to Miami & Denver to Oakland  U.S. Soccer

Local Qualifying for the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, U.S. Soccer's National Championship, continues this weekend with 28 second round games across ...

Phoenix teen's art to inspire Hugo Medina mural  Arizona Republic

A Phoenix North High High School student's anti-smoking art will be the inspiration for a mural by well known Valley muralist Hugo Medina.

Arizona Appeals Court overturns in-state tuition for 'dreamers'

An Arizona appeals court says 'dreamers' are not eligible for lower in-state college tuition.

ASU scientists study transition to college to improve student well-being  Arizona State University

Starting college is exciting and liberating, but sometimes it can be overwhelming or stressful. Many college students end up feeling depressed or anxious.

Arizona polls closing but several locations still have long lines  Cronkite News

Arizonans were ready to vote when the polls opened at 6 a.m. with several locations seeing long lines as voters hoped to cast their ballots before work.

Minnesotans add passion, voices to DC march on gun control  Star Tribune

Students from many backgrounds joined together as 800000 rallied for stricter gun control as part of the March for Our Lives event.

Here's the Plan to Restore, Reimagine Rose Johnson's 16th Street Mural in Phoenix  Phoenix New Times

A preservation plan has been announced for the iconic Phoenix mural The Prayer of St. Francis. Painted by the late Phoenix artist Rose Johnson — and then by ...

A CRE couple shares passion for Teach For America  AZ Big Media

Happily married for six years and counting, this husband and wife pair have a great time together doing just about anything — including devoting time to Teach ...

New Hampshire Serial Killer Suspect Has Ties To St. Louis  KTRS | St Louis News and Talk Radio | The Big 550 AM

Investigators have linked Terrance Rasmussen to the murders of a woman and three children. The unidentified victims were found in barrels in Allenstown, New ...

Maricopa Community Colleges to appeal ruling denying 'dreamers' in-state tuition

Maricopa Community Colleges will appeal a court ruling that would prohibit students known as "dreamers" from receiving in-state college tuition rates.

A look at the Nissan IMs Concept  Yahoo News

We have the AMC Eagle to thank for the modern crossover. Somehow, automakers never seem to mention that high-riding, wood-paneled wagon in their ...

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

Walkers brighten up holidays at Phoenix Children's Hospital  AZ Big Media

The 5th Annual Ignite Hope candlelight walk is returning to Phoenix Children's Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 10. Spread light and celebrate patients during the 1.1 ...

Alabama commit Collin Sexton wins Marines Men’s 3-point Championship  USA TODAY High School Sports

PHOENIX – When Collin Sexton stepped to the first rack in the finals of the Marines Men's 3-point Championship at the American Family Insurance High School ...

A Westbrook Celebration and the First Glimpse at the 2017-18 Thunder

Forty-five hundred Oklahomans filled the parking lot at Edmond North High School, in eager anticipation of the man who was due to stride across the stage in ...

17 Scottsdale-area students win National Merit Scholarships

Seventeen Scottsdale-area students were among 70 high-school seniors statewide who won National Merit Scholarships underwritten by universities.

Sidebar: A Revised Timeline Of The Life Of Terry Peder Rasmussen

NH AG Releases Updated Info In Allenstown 4 Case - Bedford, NH - The NH AG's Office has release more information about the Denise Beaudin of Goffstown ...

Attorney had passion, flair for words  Arizona Republic

Attorney Richard Segal's passion for words began as a teenager, as a champion orator.

Cesar Chavez O-line leaner, hungrier, winning Big Man competitions

Laveen Cesar Chavez's returning offensive line has gotten smaller since last season. Which is a good thing in coach Jim Rattay's book.

Branded: The story of Arizona’s original football team, the 1983 Wranglers  Arizona Sports

An oral history of the 1983 Arizona Wranglers of the United States Football League -- the first pro football team to call the Grand Canyon State home.

Tito Torbellino memorial draws crowds to Phoenix venue

Hundreds of people stood in the sweltering heat Tuesday afternoon to remember Phoenix native Tomas Tovar Rascon.

Sister Cities picks 23 Phoenix students for exchange program

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

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