New start, end times coming to Kyrene elementary, middle schools

By Diana Whittle When the 2014-15 school year begins on Aug. 4, students at nine schools in the Kyrene district will have a new start and ending time...

All-day kindergarten to remain free

Kyrene schools will continue to offer free all-day kindergarten, provided that no budget changes will be made to programs affecting the middle schools, according...

For kids at Aguilar Elementary School, Fitness Friday was a howlin’ good time

Students at Aguilar Elementary School in Tempe hosted Howler, the mascot for the Phoenix Coyotes, at their weekly Fitness Friday program. They exercised with Howler and incorporated hockey drills. The...

WEB, ‘Where Everyone Belongs’

The growing nationwide program adopted at Kyrene middle schools says it all: We're a place “Where Everyone Belongs."

Kyrene district undertakes massive upgrade of security systems at 25 area schools

Chandler’s Mirada Elementary and 15 other Kyrene district schools recently underwent a massive overhaul of their school security systems, adding I.D. card recognition scanners...

Schools offer flu-avoidance tips

Sandra Young, R.N., a member of the nursing staff at Corona del Sol High School, provides the following information offering tips on staying healthy...

At new class, success breeds success

As director of adult education for Tempe Union High School District, Vanda Salls understands that people sign up for the program for a variety...

Tax Credit Deadline Dec 31st

Tempe Union High School District Offices will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, to collect last-minute donations.  Contributors will be...

Kyrene initiative aims to connect with students’ diverse lives, backgrounds

In an increasingly complex and diverse society, the Kyrene School District aims for a curriculum that balances both the academic acumen, so students are prepared for jobs of the future, with social proficiency so they can embrace the diversity of cultures and people they’ll interact with once they exit the educational setting and enter the workforce.

Tempe Diablos launch2013 scholarship drive

Tempe Diablos, a well-recognized community group known for its support of charitable activities throughout the city, will once again provide scholarships for deserving students...
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