Kids get hands-on experience during Arredondo remodel

Students from Arredondo Elementary School will get some real-world experience while their campus undergoes a major remodeling expected to last a full year.

New season, new coach: At 35-0, it was all Padres

The Padres are making some noise once again in 2016.

New Kyrene schools exec launches ‘Let’s Talk’ initiative

It’s hard to believe that August is over and our students, teachers and classrooms have settled into their routines and rituals.

Kyrene broadens its elective offerings for middle-school students

While many school districts across the state struggle to offer electives to middle-school students, the Kyrene district is announcing an expansion, in both the number of choices and the frequency of the exploratory classes, for this academic year, 2016-17.

Nogales, Ariz. childhood brings cultural perspective to new goal setter at dual-language academy

Overseeing the transition of Kyrene del Norte into a dual language academy is a job Principal Jaime Soto prepared for his entire life.

Town hall advises parents how to drug-proof their kids

As a new school year gets underway, the Tempe Coalition wants parents to know there’s plenty they can do to help keep their kids safe and drug-free.

4 from Corona found camaraderie during years together in med program

Four Corona del Sol graduates have spread their wings and are ready to take flight as physician assistants this month. The four will be among 90 students who graduate from the Physician Assistant program at Midwestern University in Glendale Aug. 25.

After 4 decades, a facelift

For more than 40 years, generations of students have passed through the doors at Arredondo Elementary School.

Who ya gonna call? Ombudsman, Kyrene’s new problem solver

When you’ve got an issue with your child’s school or teacher, whom should you call?

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.