Eskildson: 3 suggestions to improve Arizona pupil achievement

Stanford’s “Center for Research on Education Outcomes,” Mathematica, Brookings Institute, and Princeton have all found that charters following a [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board allocates $4.26M bond money to Navajo repair

At its Feb. 12 meeting, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board approved $4.26 million worth of restoration and renovation work at [...] Continue Reading →

Dr. Kriekard remains at Scottsdale Schools through 2020 school year

Dr. John Kriekard has been approved by the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board to remain superintendent through the 2019-20 school [...] Continue Reading →

Chaparral Theater Company presents ‘Les Misérables’

Chaparral High School has announced its next theater production, “Les Misérables,” Feb. 27-March 1 at the school’s Main Stage Auditorium. “Les [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale school board appears primed to offer superintendent gig to Dr. Kriekard

The Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board appears to be considering Acting Superintendent Dr. John Kriekard for the permanent role [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale district mathletes score big at competition

Copper Ridge School’s advanced mathletes took top honors Feb. 2 at Chandler-Gilbert Community College’s 19th annual Excellence in [...] Continue Reading →

Governing Board reaffirms previous position regarding superintendent search

With an opportunity for new board members to weigh in, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board had a brief discussion regarding [...] Continue Reading →

Transition Fair for special education students set for Feb. 27

Special education students and their families are invited to a fair from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at Coronado High School, 7501 E. [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Mountain HS to remain Scottsdale public safety radio site

Scottsdale City Council has approved an intergovernmental agreement extension with the Scottsdale Unified School District for a public safety [...] Continue Reading →

Architectural firm enters in to consent judgment for alleged SUSD procurement misdeeds

A consent judgment has been reached between the state of Arizona and Hunt & Caraway Architects for alleged violations stemming from a 2017 [...] Continue Reading →