Cave Creek kindergartners receive official Chinese names

Kindergartners in the Cave Creek Unified School District’s Chinese Immersion program often call each other by their given Chinese names on the [...] Continue Reading →

Sonoran Trails student receives grant, custom hockey sled

Lera Doederlein, a Sonoran Trails Middle School eighth grade student, received a $2,000 grant for a new, custom-made hockey sled from Challenged [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Willow Elementary receives Embassy of Spain accreditation

Desert Willow Elementary students in Cave Creek Unified School District shouted, “Olé, Olé, Olé” when notified that they are the first school in [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Willow Elementary celebrates Spanish Immersion Program

As part of its 15th birthday celebrations, the pre-kindergarten through sixth grade Spanish Immersion Program at Desert Willow Elementary School [...] Continue Reading →

Students from Cave Creek Schools win at ASU Confucius Institute Video Competition

Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School of the Cave Creek Unified School District had students receive awards from the [...] Continue Reading →

Cave Creek Unified School District has a solution for teacher shortage

Cave Creek Unified School District has a solution for teacher shortage in its Kindergarten through 12th grade World Language and Language [...] Continue Reading →

CCUSD students earn top honors in AEF writing contest

Five Cave Creek Unified School District students have won top honors in the 2018 Polly Rosenbaum Creative Writing Contest on the topic of “What [...] Continue Reading →

Cactus Shadows Student Cadre has sock drive, plans next project

The Cactus Shadows High School Superintendent’s Student Cadre meets monthly with Superintendent Debbi Burdick and is no stranger to service [...] Continue Reading →

Cave Creek teachers achieve National Board Certification

The Cave Creek Unified School District has announced its newest National Board Certified Teachers. National Board Certification is a voluntary [...] Continue Reading →

Frederiksen named Palo Verde Republican Women Teacher of the Year

Cave Creek Unified School District’s Horseshoe Trails Elementary School has announced that Kristi Frederiksen has been named Palo Verde [...] Continue Reading →