Marsh: Calling on Scottsdale Schools to pioneer reduced plastic use

SUSD, it’s time to eliminate the plastic waste. Did you know that every minute around 12-14 tons of plastic is being swept into the ocean? In [...] Continue Reading →

An examination of cost, compensation and range fueling public education at Scottsdale Schools

The Scottsdale Unified School District is preparing to approve salary schedules for its expansive workforce — just before annual teaching [...] 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 →

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 →

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 →

State of the district: Kriekard addresses Scottsdale Schools growth, future

  Scottsdale Unified School District Acting Superintendent Dr. John Kriekard recently delivered what he called “the state of the district,” [...] Continue Reading →

Beckman: 2019 brings a renewed optimism to SUSD

On Nov. 6, 2018, I was honored to be elected to the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board. On Jan. 10, that honor was expanded when [...] Continue Reading →