Service above self: Desert Mountain student joins group traveling to Kenya to distribute mobility devices

“They start out crawling, but they really light up when you give them their mobility device. For many, it’s the very first time they’ve ever [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain alumna aids Phoenix College softball in success

It’s been another solid season so far for Phoenix College softball and one Desert Mountain High School graduate is helping propel the team to its [...] Continue Reading →

NSUMC to hold Mardi Gras Jazz Lenten event featuring DMHS musicians

North Scottsdale United Methodist Church invites the community for the Mardi Gras Jazz Lenten Reflection Service and Luncheon. The free event [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain HS to remain Scottsdale public safety radio site

Scottsdale City Council has approved an intergovernmental agreement extension with the Scottsdale Unified School District for a public safety [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain orchestra, band to perform in London

The Desert Mountain High School Symphonic Orchestra and Marching Band depart for London, England to take part in that city’s 2019 New Year’s [...] Continue Reading →

A mother’s love: Shawn Graulich talks pride of her student-athlete

The Scottsdale Independent reached out to Shawn Graulich, who is the mother of one of our most recent student-athlete profiles. An excerpt from [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain earns music scholarship award

Desert Mountain High School has been recognized by the National Association for Music Education with a scholarship award for its music students. [...] Continue Reading →

Inspiring athlete: Desert Mountain’s Jacob Graulich takes leap of faith in playing football

Ever since he was 4-years-old, Desert Mountain High School rising senior Jacob Graulich had played baseball and had aspirations to play [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain graduating seniors receive community collaborative scholarships

Two graduating high school seniors were recently named recipients of $2,500 Scottsdale Community Collaborative Youth Scholarships for the 2018-19 [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale’s ‘Wolfpack’ robotics team takes home international award

Through participation and involvement at the recent Barret Jackson Auto Auction, Kadima Innovation Faires and school campuses, a group of Desert [...] Continue Reading →