Scottsdale school board cancels 2 bond projects

Scottsdale Unified School District voted to cancel both Hohokam Elementary School’s rebuild and the Central Kitchen project for the time being. [...] Continue Reading →

Inspiring athlete: Desert Mountain’s Jacob Graulich takes leap of faith in playing football

Ever since he was 4-years-old, Desert Mountain High School rising senior Jacob Graulich had played baseball and had aspirations to play [...] Continue Reading →

Despite taboo suicide plays role in everyday lives of Americans

This month alone more than 400 Americans under the age of 25 will choose to end their lives. Suicide was the second leading cause of death for [...] Continue Reading →

Welcome back, Kriekard: Lauded administrator returns to SUSD

Acting Superintendent Dr. John Kriekard has only been on the job for a few weeks, but for him, returning to Scottsdale Schools feels like going [...] Continue Reading →

Copper Ridge students named state winners in STEM Competition

For the second year in a row, Copper Ridge School students dominated Arizona’s annual statewide E-Cybermission competition with sixth graders [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools honors Charro Foundation for financial contributions

The Scottsdale Charros were honored at the Scottsdale Unified School District last month for their 2017-18 financial contributions to the local [...] Continue Reading →

18 Under 18: Two SUSD students named to inaugural list

Two Chaparral High School students — Kira Householder and Karlina Riggs — have been named Junior Achievement’s inaugural “18 Under [...] Continue Reading →

SUSD’s latest acting superintendent tenure set for 123 days

Editor’s note: an earlier version of this story should have stated Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board Vice President Kim Hartmann [...] Continue Reading →

Former Scottsdale Unified School District CFO facing 11 felony charges

Former Scottsdale Unified School District Chief Financial Officer Laura Tenison Smith has been indicted by a state grand jury, Attorney General [...] Continue Reading →

Sackos, Kriekard up for acting SUSD superintendent job

Leaders at Scottsdale Unified School District will be looking to replace its acting superintendent prior to hiring an interim superintendent, the [...] Continue Reading →