Beckman: Honoring the ‘Kiva Blue’ legacy as school’s future solidifies

Kiva Elementary School was the first public school built in The Town of Paradise Valley and began welcoming students in 1957. The beautiful red [...] Continue Reading →

Budvari-Glenn: Access to quality public education essential for Scottsdale, all children

I’m a sophomore at Emerson College in Boston, but I still remember that week in high school when we ran out of paper — and had no [...] Continue Reading →

Marsh: We need to pass the Scottsdale Schools override renewal

I spent almost all of my time as Arizona’s 2016 Teacher of the Year just trying to make sure students’ learning and lives didn’t get worse. While [...] Continue Reading →

Hohokam Elementary School project nears decision on rebuild, remodel

A decision regarding the direction of Hohokam Elementary School’s future is nearing fruition. Representatives from SPS+ Architects provided an [...] Continue Reading →

D’Elia: Support the public education of our Scottsdale children

“A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in,” a Greek proverb. My name is Filomena D’Elia and [...] Continue Reading →

Jackson: A vote for the override is a vote for the Scottsdale community

As a former member of the Scottsdale Unified School District’s Governing Board and a parent of two SUSD students, one former and one current, I [...] Continue Reading →

Beckman: The students of Scottsdale Schools deserve our support in November

It is back-to-school time and for my family this means high school. Saguaro is the final leg of our Scottsdale Unified School District journey. [...] Continue Reading →

Greenburg: My Scottsdale school board investigation findings

As the result of private litigation initially filed against the “unknown owner” of by Barbara Perleberg in 2018, while she [...] Continue Reading →

Cantor: Beckman, Schild are best candidates for SUSD Governing Board

Vote. Vote. Vote. Please vote! Exercise your rights and responsibilities. Your children, your family (yes, even your pets), your community and [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board hopefuls discuss the importance of effective communication

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