Smith: vilifying the public will not solve Scottsdale Schools criticisms

Recently, the Scottsdale Unified School District CFO, Laura Smith, resigned after conflict of interest concerns were reported by citizens, media [...] Continue Reading →

Official statement released by Scottsdale Schools on latest Segal report

The Scottsdale Unified School District has released an official statement acknowledging a preliminary report presented on the evening of Tuesday, [...] Continue Reading →

Rhoden: it’s time for an educator to have a vote at Scottsdale Schools

I’m running for school board because I believe it is time for change and that I can bring a much needed perspective to our school board. As a [...] Continue Reading →

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 →