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SUSD in the News 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011

12-31 Schools encouraging undesignated tax credits
12-24 2 leave SUSD board, 2 new members welcomed
12-26 Helicopter’s visit wows students at career day
12-19 Desert Mountain’s Mark Andrews is Big Schools Football Player of the Year
12-14 New technology debuts at Arcadia
12-13 Program creates entrepreneurs
12-12 Chinese dragon photos
12-12 Arcadia girls hoops thriving with its out-of-state imports 
12-09 Residents urged to give tax credits to schools

Good grades tied to extracurricular activities

12-04 New Scottsdale policy is reducing failing grades
12-04 Kiva Elementary School won’t convert to K-8
12-04 Desert Mountain band to represent Arizona at Pearl Harbor
12-04 Food boxes to tide families over holidays
12-03 Gardens are big part of new campus
12-03 Report: Arizona teachers less likely to have high absenteeism
11-30 Leftover bond money will be spent on Tonalea
11-29 Scottsdale Unified expands ability to use student data
11-27 Scottsdale district to require online class for graduation
11-21 Channel 12 Scottsdale Turkey Trot
11-21 Fox 10 Winners get frozen turkeys in school race
11-19 Scottsdale Unified planning Parent University workshops
11-15 School district regroups after override defeat
11-15 Don't starve education
11-13 Scottsdale students aid Thanksgiving drives
11-09 Scottsdale is special? Rejecting education override belies that
11-09 Schools brace for end of temporary sales tax
11-09 Experts: Budget overrides eclipsed by frustration
11-06 Program, dancers collecting food
11-06 Student board aims to support
11-05 Scottsdale Unified School District Holds Successful Health Fair!
11-03 Scottsdale Charros charity donates to district override campaign
11-01 Override vote set
10-31 Kiva Elementary K-8 expansion lacks community interest
10-26 Parent commitment for Kiva to go K-8 lags
10-25 Grade-policy net catching athletes, non-athletes alike
10-21 Saguaro High alumni donate new signature cactus
10-20 More Phoenix-area school districts seek voters’ OK for funding
10-19 Flat enrollment predicted for Scottsdale’s schools
10-18 Override is strictly for Scottsdale schools
10-16 Scottsdale Schools Create Power and Shade to Go Greener Reports
10-15 Scottsdale district gets $900K for reading program
10-15 2 Scottsdale educators named PE teachers of the year
10-12 Technology featured - Arcadia Connects
10-12 Test scores better through Coronado mentor program
10-10 $23 little to ask to invest in Scottsdale's youth
10-07 ABC 15 10 Valley companies hiring workers now
10-04 Concussion awareness continues to grow in high school sports
10-04 Scottsdale schools revamping grading policy to be uniform
09-28 Desert Mountain football on rise after 2 tough seasons
09-27 Scottsdale aims for Common Core in student reading
09-26 Districts: Low funding is main threat to Arizona schools
09-25 Arizona's open enrollment offers options
09-22 Sustainable Schools: Scottsdale Unified goes Solar
09-19 Scottsdale scrambling to train teachers
09-19 Students bring their own technology to class
09-15 Scottsdale override plan could earn schools $3.2 mil
09-14 Test shows drop in writing scores
09-14 New guidelines target school booster clubs
09-13 10 ways we turned Supai Middle School around
092012 Hopi Elementary School To Host Annual Golf Event
09-13 SUSD board election canceled
09-12 Tests to be moved to online in 2014
09-06 2 school projects set with leftover bond money
09-04 School chief: Joint overrides bring more money
09-03 Study: School-skippers say parents don't know
08-30 Putting the “Special” in Education
08-29 Test results aid in teacher evals
08-28 Arizona student test scores becoming part of teacher evaluations
08-24 Supai principal sees big gains in first year
08-24 Scottsdale football rivals begin new era
08-23 Delivering Innovative Technology to Educators
08-23 Cox Business Adds New Schools to Education Roster
08-23 Chandler and Scottsdale Unified School Districts Add Bricks4Kids Robotics to Curriculum
08-22 Cox Business Welcomes Students Back to School with Enhanced Communications Technology 
Schooled: Cox Business connects students with enhanced technology
08-21 No pertussis cases reported in Scottsdale schools so far
08-21 An inside look at college admissions
08 2012 District Administration magazine
08-18 For some Arizona school districts, funds finally flow
08-16 SUSD expects enrollment bump
08-15 Scottsdale Unified has 3 candidates for 3 seats
08-15 PHS Students Utilize New Online Courses
08-12 Valley school districts struggle to retain teachers
08-12 Valley school districts struggle to retain teachers
August Exemplary Teacher named BEST “Mentor of the Year”
08-11 Valley schools telling students to bring own technology
08-11 Valley schools telling students to bring own technology
08-10 5 NE Valley districts rank in Arizona top 25
08-10 'Student growth' scores gaining attention
08-09 Good first impression key to school start
08-2012 Middle School Here I Come
08-06 Scottsdale schools to require ID badges for all students

SunPower Solar Science Academy Underway at School Districts in California and Arizona

08-02 Scottsdale schools implement changes
08-02 Channel 15 Scottsdale students to begin wearing ID cards
08-02 More Arizona schools earn an A from state
08-02 Channel 5 ID badges now required in one valley school district
08-01 Scottsdale schools to require all K-12 students to wear IDs
08-01 A Conversation with Mary Walther: Fulbright Exchange Teacher Making a Difference in the Lives of Her Students Here and Abroad
07-31 Coronado hoping to get back to football playoffs
07-30 Channel 15 Back-to-school immunization clinics
07-26 iPads to usher in new era of education at Hopi Elementary
07-25 Scottsdale students to begin wearing ID cards
07-24 School District Takes ShoreTel Technology on the Road
07-21 Scottsdale students get real-world Mandarin instruction at Saguaro High School
07-21 Valley schools raise facility fees to cover costs
07-19 Scottsdale district offers free immunization clinics
07-09 Donations give needy Scottsdale students a head start
06-26 Sun, shade provide benefits for city, schools
06-26 Scottsdale getting a jump on teacher evaluations
06-25 Scottsdale district's solar savings hit $300,000 yearly
06-24 Scottsdale district approves budget, raises
06-18 School Leaders Complete Principals Leadership Academy
06-20 Scottsdale district elevates academic bar for, among others, high school sports participation  
06-20 SUSD board approves new standards
06-20 Scottsdale district raises academic bar for athletes
06-18 The Wall Street Journal The Enlightened Classroom
06-15 Scottsdale Unified School District board adopts facilities-naming policy
06-13 SUSD to adopt new grade requirements
06-12 Scottsdale district gets $1.1 million in donations for 2011-2012
06-11 District board delays vote on raising academic bar
06-11 Scottsdale moves to add 2 grades to Kiva School
06-11 Scottsdale Unified plans 2% raises for most staff
06-08 Scottsdale moves toward raising academic bar for athletes, others
06-06 Scottsdale schools will seek tax-hike extension
06-04 C change: Scottsdale may raise academic bar for athletics
06-04 Scottsdale may raise academic bar for athletes
06-03 Scottsdale may raise academic bar for student athletes
06-01 Scottsdale schools lend computers to needy students
06-01 Speakers offer classmates bit of advice
06-01 SUSD considers Nov. vote on 15% override
05-31 Chaparral hires Dan Peterson as 4th boys basketball coach since November
05-30 Free meals all summer long for Arizona students
05-30 2 Scottsdale graduates named Flinn Scholars
05-25 DC Ranch tennis center on drawing board in Scottsdale
05-24 16 seniors get National Merit scholarships
05-22 Scottsdale district lends computers to needy
05-21 Solar Incentives Lure In More Arizona Schools
05-21 Scottsdale District To Save $22 Million with Solar Power
05-20 Standards would immerse Arizona students in science
05-18 Made in the shade
05-18 Kiva School proceeds with plan to become K-8
05-18 2 Chaparral  Students Selected as D.C. Scholars
05-16 Phoenix-area companies take on role as class sponsors 
05-15 SunPower Solar Systems at 11 Scottsdale Unified School District Schools
05-14 Scottsdale Honors Cotillion honors bright NE Valley high-schoolers
05-14 Shadow Mountain principal joining Scottsdale schools
05-14 Scottsdale district taking stronger stand vs. bullying
05-12 Some schools removing valedictorian title
05-08 KTAR Scottsdale schools try novel approach to enrollment
05-06 Chaparral students are Presidential Scholars
05-01 4 Northeast Valley schools win A+ honor
05-01 Channel 12 Scottsdale wheels out eCoach
05-01 Scottsdale district turns school bus into 'computer carriage'
05-01 Channel 5 eCoach will bring classroom training directly to teachers
05-01 Tech bus delivers training
05-01 OMG: More 'text-speak' showing up in schoolwork
04-26 Scottsdale Charros honoring 12 students, 40 teachers
04-25 Returning to old practice a good call
04-24 Several Scottsdale students win Merit scholarships
04-24 Scottsdale district expands online classes
04-24 Northeast Valley school districts offer summer programs
04-19 Arizona teenagers still struggling to find jobs
04-18 Scottsdale district proposes raises, smaller classes
04-16 ABC 15 Making a succesful business out of your child's lemonade stand
04-13 Gas prices squeeze Phoenix-area cities, schools
04-10 Joyful noise: Energetic youngsters enliven Engineering Open House
04-09 Students' film focuses on Egypt's revolution
04-07 Let's cheer for Navajo Elementary, Saguaro robotics teams
04-02 “A minute of kindness” essay winners honored
03-29 Real Gardens for Real People Touradd to reading list 
03-29 Channel 12 Local students play it forward
03-29 Scottsdale school is first stop on garden tour
03-26 Tax-credit donations up 14% in Scottsdale
03-13 Copper Ridge teachers recognized as Outstanding Educators
03-12 Tax-credit donations up for Scottsdale schools
03-09 Number of kids eligible for lunch subsidy stable
03-06 Scottsdale's school district spending down for 2011
03-06 PR Newswire Teachers Are Using Kinect for Xbox 360 to Engage Students and Bring Learning to Life
03-05 Arcadia News $12,500 donated to Arcadia High School
03-01 Paradise Valley teen wins Shakespeare contest
03-01 Scottsdale school district leases land for tennis center, high school
02-28 Arizona lagging behind nation in AP participation
02-28 Schools celebrating Read Across America Day
02-26 The Associated Press Scottsdale district is about to flip switch on solar shade structures at 2 schools
02-26 Scottsdale district to flip switch on solar shades
02-25 Scottsdale district installs solar-paneled shade structures

Announcing the third class of Flinn-Brown Fellows

02-24 School board's Brown eyes seat on Scottsdale City Council
02-23 Youth of Year finalists named for Scottsdale
02-22 School water project makes math, science fun
02-16 Fourth-graders celebrate Arizona's 100th birthday
02-14 Postwar era marks move to tourism trade for Scottsdale
02-13 Scottsdale Unified School (SUSD) students will participate in the State’s Centennial events
02-10 Scottsdale school program has positive results
02-02 Scottsdale cafeterias nearing compliance with new food rules
02-02 Top Scottsdale spellers advance
02-01 Scottsdale district disciplinary incidents fall
02-01 Saguaro hires Jason Mohns as football coach
01-31 Arizona's centennial celebrations
01-30 Hohokam Traditional principal a Rodel selection
01-27 Positive-conduct method cuts trips for discipline
0112 NBC 12 SCC Math and Science Field Day
01-21 2012 Rodel Exemplary Principals
01-21 7 Maricopa, Pinal educators named Rodel Exemplary Principal
01-21 Rodel Foundation of Arizona honors inspiring principals
01-19 17 Rodel Exemplary Principal Finalists for 2012
01-18 Dave Huffine promoted to head coach for Chaparral football
01-18 Northeast Valley school boards elect officers
01-12 CBS 5 Students celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday
01-12 Valley students to celebrate diversity
01-05 Scottsdale school construction work hums
01-03 Superintendent’s Message: Scottsdale Unified School District
01-02 2 to be lauded for MLK Jr.-like qualities
01-01 Scottsdale's Key Players in 2011

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