Travails of Scottsdale Schools superintendent search reveal underlying hurdles

The national application process to be the next superintendent of the Scottsdale Unified School District have been closed, as of 5 p.m. Tuesday, [...] Continue Reading →

The stark reality of hurdles to success at the Coronado Success Initiative

Just like “The Little Engine That Could,” the staff at Coronado High School is remaining hopeful that their students can rise to meet the goals [...] Continue Reading →

Newly-elected school board members look forward to Scottsdale Schools future

Two community members have been elected to the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board for a 2019-22 term. Paradise Valley resident [...] Continue Reading →

To grow or to consolidate? SUSD officials give smallest schools 2 years to improve enrollment

In what appears to be a last-ditch effort to not close any schools, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board gave a proverbial head [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board hopefuls offer candid response to pointed questions

Scottsdale Unified School District voters will elect two people to the local Governing Board Tuesday, Nov. 6. Patty Beckman and Jann-Michael [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board opts to rebuild Cherokee, but restore fire-ravaged Navajo

The threat of derailing a successful science, technology, engineering, arts and math program — an effort that feeds into one of Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

National search process for next Scottsdale Schools superintendent commences

The first steps to Scottsdale Unified School District’s superintendent search unfolded on Tuesday, Sept. 25, as the Governing Board combed [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools candidates discuss student enrollment effects

Two open seats on the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board are up for election on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Patty Beckman and Jann-Michael [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board candidates discuss superintendent qualifications

In recent weeks, the shape of the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board political landscape has changed drastically, after one [...] Continue Reading →

Campaign violation: Superior Court rules Peabody ineligible to appear on November ballot

Editor’s Note: this story has been updated to reflect that Scottsdale resident Christine Meyer Schild filed to run as an official write-in [...] Continue Reading →