Kyrene override called critical if schools are to retain vital technology superiority

Local residents will have another chance this November to pass the Kyrene School District’s capital override to continue funding for the district’s highly praised...

For Nenaber, a joyful return home

As homecoming season approaches, one man has taken the invite to return to his alma mater to another level. Cory Nenaber, a former football player at Corona del Sol High School, is once again the talk of the Aztecs.

Lease-back concept viewed for teachers

One more potential revenue-generator for the Kyrene School District is under study, focusing on a phased retirement plan that would lease retired employees back...

New year, new coach, new hopes

By Diana Whittle As the new head football coach at McClintock High School, Spencer Waggoner’s goal in the New Year is to bring a winning...

Kyrene schools to remodel lobbies as part of enhanced security plan

By Diana Whittle At the start of classes next fall, students and their families will find measures in place designed to help improve the safety and security of...

‘We the People’ competition draws an enthusiastic crowd — again

At Corona del Sol High School, it’s common to find crowds of support for sporting events. But on Dec. 8, the parking lot was packed for a different...

Troubled economic waters pose just another challenge for new Kyrene CFO

When the orders were given prior to the maiden voyage of the Titanic, it’s unlikely that any particular significance was given to the title...

Kyrene reviews compensation packages for 2016-17 fiscal year

Teacher retention continues to challenge school districts in Arizona, and the Kyrene District is no exception.

Coveted A+ rank for 2 area schools

Corona del Sol High School and Akimel a-Al Elementary School in the Kyrene School District are among 34 public schools named winners of Arizona Educational Foundation’s coveted A+ School...

Teen suicide focus of Aprende ‘Stand Up, Speak Up’ launch

By Diana Whittle Students at Aprende Middle School are taking a stand against teen suicide and self harm.  Though it’s a difficult topic, the kids...
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