Teen actors play a lifesaving role vs. drunken driving

It’s been 20 years, but tears still roll down Sonya Brinton’s cheeks as she recalls what happened to her family on that fateful night during the summer of 1996.

Kids use break to bone up on robotics

This summer, local elementary and middle school students are being educated in a variety of unique subjects not normally taught during the school year,...

New technology helps guide Kyrene students in digital age

The days of poster-board projects and flip-chart presentations are slowly fading away in the Kyrene School District, as new software opens opportunities for students...

MLK Award honors champions of diversity

Flora Farago helped bring 500 ASU students together to fight social injustice. Kristyn Taylor St. Yves organized teens at Tempe High School to serve...

Schools getting major security overhaul

Even before Oslo, Tucson and seemingly countless other tragic attacks around the globe, Kyrene administrators began planning ahead, no matter how remote such an...

Marcos program gives students new ability to accept diversity

In some form or another, diversity issues confront young people all around the world. Now, at Marcos de Niza High School, students are learning...

Scholarship finalists named

Twenty-six students representing Corona del Sol and McClintock high schools have been named semifinalists in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship competition. Academically talented seniors in...

Meeting set to discuss Waggoner Internet tower

The Kyrene School District will hold a community meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22 to discuss a proposal for the installation of a...

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?

School boards install 3 new members

By Diana Whittle Starting this month, the governing boards of the Kyrene Elementary and Tempe Union school districts will reflect a few position changes...
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