Reality of need: Scottsdale Schools eye accelerated middle school option

The Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board has given district leaders the proverbial head-nod to begin logistically planning for an [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Governing Board accepts $40,000 in gifts

The Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board accepted more than $41,000 in gifts at its most recent meeting. On Nov. 14, the elected [...] Continue Reading →

Teachers say employment agreement expired, ignored by Scottsdale Schools

A slew of hands are raised, eagerly waving around in the air, just waiting to be called upon. Arms grow heavier, and heavier, as they begin to [...] Continue Reading →

In the classroom: Arcadia High School’s Jennifer Dukelow

Name: Jennifer Dukelow School: Arcadia High School Why you chose to work in the district: I graduated from Arcadia in 2001, and I loved it so [...] Continue Reading →

Report card: Scottsdale Schools officials opine grade results

In October, the Arizona State Board of Education released preliminary school grades for more than 1,800 education entities teaching Arizona’s [...] Continue Reading →

Fixing Our Scottsdale Schools: An update on the bond package

It’s been nearly one year since Scottsdale voters approved a $229 million bond package to upgrade and renovate schools within the Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

Goodrich: we have concerns about Scottsdale Schools

We are the parents of two SUSD students. Lance is in 6th grade at Mohave Middle School, and Luke is in 4th grade at Pima Elementary. I, Stacy, [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools traverse advertising marketplace in 21st Century

The evolution of education for Scottsdale’s youth has been constant since the first school house opened in 1896. Although spanning more than 100 [...] Continue Reading →

Hospice of the Valley offers $4.4M for old SUSD headquarters

Scottsdale Schools is moving forward with negotiations to sell its former headquarters to Hospice of the Valley, district leaders confirmed on [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools give PSAT, ACT Aspire tests this month

The Scottsdale Unified School District has announced the dates of two October assessments for all eighth and 10th grade students. Throughout Oct. [...] Continue Reading →