Pinnacle physics teacher earns teacher of the year award

Michael Vargas, a ninth-grade physics teacher at Pinnacle High School, is the recipient of the 2019 Air Force Association/Rolls Royce National [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale native Waldrip introduces employment mobile app

Scottsdale native Jason Waldrip announces GigSmart, a new mobile app that helps connect workers with employers. The Denver technology guru is a [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale author Rachel Kaplan inspires through reading, writing

Scottsdale resident Rachel Kaplan tells a story of inspiration as she penned books on being kind and living with a disability. The author had two [...] Continue Reading →

Girl Scout Ambassador Troop 1991 donates boxes of cookies

Girl Scout Ambassador Troop 1991 from Pinnacle High School in Phoenix donated more than 100 boxes of cookies to charity. The troop partnered with [...] Continue Reading →

Pinnacle boys defeats Chaparral in 6A basketball finals

  Pinnacle High School boys basketball defeated Chaparral High School in the 6A Championship game at Wells Fargo Arena on the Arizona State [...] Continue Reading →

Pinnacle senior advances to national American Legion Oratorical Contest

The American Legion Department of Arizona has announced that 11 students — including Pinnacle High School senior Kylie Cochrane — [...] Continue Reading →

Pinnacle senior finishes first at American Legion District Oratorical contest

Pinnacle High school senior Kylie Cochrane and Verrado High School freshman Caleb Doerksen earned first and second place awards, respectively, in [...] Continue Reading →

Pinnacle High School students launch Devin Booker into space

At 7:15 a.m. on Friday, March 31, Pinnacle High School physics teacher Mike Vargas and his students launched a helium weather balloon and [...] Continue Reading →

Pinnacle HS student to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Brandon Berg, a Pinnacle High School student, was selected to perform percussion with the Macy’s Great American Marching Band in the 90th Annual [...] Continue Reading →