• State and National Recognition State and National Recognition


    The Chandler Unified School District is a premier district of choice.  We are proud to celebrate and communicate the achievements of our students and staff!

    Our mission: To empower all students with the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to excel in college, career and life.

    Our vision: The Chandler Unified School District is a safe and productive environment where students and adults are engaged in meaningful learning. Our diverse population is a strength, and a spirit of equity, collaboration and respect permeates our community. 

    • Our graduates are prepared for success in the global community and thrive as responsible and ethical citizens.
    • Our families are confident in the District's commitment to their children's achievement and well-being.
    • Our employees are respected and valued for their compassion, expertise and professionalism.
    • Our community takes pride in the Chandler Unified School District as a premier District of choice.

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    Divider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005864Hamilton High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Jolade Adebekun, Neil Bhardwaja, Michaela Chen, Alyssa Crawford, Samihan Dani, Jeena Davidson, Dheeti Deliwala, Jonathan Dwiyono, Ruby Gao, Chaelin Jung, Angela Kan, Mindy Long, Aatmik Mallya, Anna McCarson, Shivam Mohite, Jacob Nance, Deirdre Nelsen, Nicholas Ngo, Rohan Nishtala, Emma Pudoka, Gordon Robertson, Sanjana Sarkar, Sonakshi Sharma, Abigail Thornton, Gavin Vogt, Christian Vuand Grace Zhang who have been named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition based off of their 2017 PSAT/NMSQT scores. Each year, About 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) in October. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005866Basha High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Sophia Mirda, Aarjav Pandya and Alexander Skyriotis who have been named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition based off of their 2017 PSAT/NMSQT scores. Each year, About 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) in October. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Travis AndersonVisit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005857Bogle Junior High - (2018-2019) P.E. Teacher of the Year hails from Bogle! Arizona Health and Physical Education named Travis Anderson of Bogle Junior High the 2018 Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year. He will be honored at an awards dinner on October 23rd.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Michelle CapriottiVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005859Casteel High - (2018-2019) Casteel High special education teacher Michelle Capriotti has been selected for a national teaching fellowship from Understood.org. Over the next year, she'll collaborate with teachers across the country to create free tools and resources to support students with dyslexia, ADHD, autism and other learning differences.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005865Casteel High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Carleigh Kendall and Christian York who have been named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition based off of their 2017 PSAT/NMSQT scores. Each year, About 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) in October. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005868Chandler High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Lydia Durrett, Kimberley Mar, Kale McFadden and Isha Paode who have been named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition based off of their 2017 PSAT/NMSQT scores. Each year, About 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) in October. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Frank HendricsenVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005860Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus - (2018-2019) Principal Dr. Frank Hendricesen was recognized at the Capitol over break for his NAESP (National Association of Elementary School Principals) National Distinguished Principal status.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Letter Grades AnnouncedVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005858Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) Arizona school letter grades were announced over fall break. Chandler Schools received 26 A's, 12 B's and 4 C's. Notably, Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman, Tarwater Elementary and Weinberg Elementary jumped from a C to an A. Overall, 20 schools improved their letter grade from last year. Congratulations, students and staff!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Meg GianeselloVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005855Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) Meg Gianesello, retired CUSD Executive Director of Educational Programs, was named by the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) as the 2018 ACTE Region V Administrator of the Year. This award recognizes administrative CTE professionals at the school, district, county, state or federal level who have demonstrated leadership in ensuring teacher and student success and have made significant contributions toward innovative, unique and effective career and technical education programs. Meg retired in May of this year. ACTE Announces Arizona Retired Executive Director of Educational Programs as National Award Finalist 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer National Merit Scholarship SemifinalistsVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005856Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) CUSD had 42 National Merit semifinalists. We wish them luck in becoming National Merit Scholars. They are among 16,000 semifinalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students. In May, 7,500 finalists will be chosen to win the scholarship. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Knox National Blue Ribbon Award WinnerVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005854Knox Gifted Academy - (2018-2019) Knox Gifted Academy was one of 349 schools nationwide (one of only 5 schools in Arizona) to be recognized as a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School. A group from the school will travel to Washington, D.C. in November to be honored at the Capitol. National Blue Ribbon Schools Program Awards website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005867Perry High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Grant Williams, Casey Kim, Michael Jones and Marcus Behling who have been named Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition based off of their 2017 PSAT/NMSQT scores. Each year, About 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) in October. Semifinalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% percent of the state's senior students. National Merit ® Scholarship Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kameron Dawson, Andres Gonzalez-Bonillas, Alexis Correa, Omar Vargas, and Kale McFaddenVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005779Chandler High - (2018-2019) Kameron Dawson, Andres Gonzalez-Bonillas, Alexis Correa, Omar Vargas, and Kale McFadden scored in the top 2.5% among Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT test takers in our region and have been accepted into the National Hispanic Recognition Program.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005845Perry High - (2018-2019) In a ceremony on Saturday, September 22nd, Perry High School students Dylan Johnson, Hunter Thompson and Cooper Richter were recognized by the the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in the Rocky Mountain Emmy student production awards with an Emmy in High School Long Form: Nonfiction for their work on "The Final Inning" documentary. Congratulations!

    Video: The Final Inning 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005794Hamilton High - (2018-2019) Sophia Donnell, one of our Hamilton High's theatre students, won an ariZoni Award (local Toni Award) for Best Female Lead in a Musical.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ms. Amy Komitzky, CHS English and AVID TeacherVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005770Chandler High - (2018-2019) The Arizona Educational Foundation announced the five Ambassadors for Excellence and five semifinalists of the Arizona Teacher of the Year program Friday. Amy Komitzky Henning, Advanced Via Individual Determination (AVID) and English Language Arts Teacher at Chandler High School, was named as a semifinalist. She will be honored during the awards luncheon on October 25 at the Arizona Biltmore.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Vinay RamanVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005713Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2018-2019) Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science and the Public announced the top 300 competitors in the eighth annual Broadcom MASTERS -- the nation's premier Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) competition for middle school students. ACP Oakland student Vinay Raman (now at Hamilton High) was one of the top 300 Masters. His eighth grade project was titled Effect of Chemical Dispersant Amount on the Difference of Interfacial Tension of Oil. Thirty of the 300 Broadcom MASTERS will be selected as finalists by a nationally ranked panel of scientists, engineers and educators on September 18, after which they will travel to Washington, DC to compete in a four-day STEM competition for more than $100,000 in awards and prizes. Finalists will participate in team challenges aimed at demonstrating mastery of 21st Century skills in each of the STEM areas, meet with government officials and showcase their projects for the public on October 20. 2018 Top 300 MASTERS 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Coach Shaun AguanoVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005767Chandler High - (2018-2019) Coach Shaun Aguano was named one of MaxPreps Top 10 High School Football Coaches with less than 10 years experience. Aguano, Wolves Head Coach since 2011, has led Chandler to three state championships in the past four years and two year-end bowl games. MaxPreps Website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Chandler Wolves Varsity footballVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005768Chandler High - (2018-2019) The Chandler Wolves Varsity football defeated Faith Lutheran (NV) 35-21 on Saturday in Nevada as part of the Polynesian Football Classic. In addition, Gunner Maldonado was named Offensive MVP.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Holly HoogstraVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005769Chandler High - (2018-2019) Holly Hoogstra, CHS Junior, was in New York this week modeling a designer dress from Janay Deann Designs as part of New York for Fashion Week. Holly is an IB student with a 4.7 GPA and is involved in Yearbook and Academic Decathlon.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler Unified School District outperform peers on AzMERIT resultsVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005722Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) Chandler Unified continues to outperform peers. AzMERIT results show Chandler students scored better than the state average in every grade level and subject area for the fourth straight year! The AzMERIT scores illustrate the hard work and dedication of Chandler Unified students, teachers and leaders.
    Chandler Unified students:
    • Outperformed the charter average of students passing the Mathematics test on average by 9 percentage points
    • Outperformed the state average of students passing the English Language Arts test on average by 15 percentage points
    • Outperformed the charter average of students passing the English Language Arts test on average by 6 percentage points
    • Outperformed the state average of students passing the Mathematics test on average by 17 percentage points
    • Since the inception of AzMERIT in 2015, CTA-Freedom has increased their overall proficiency by almost 10% and Weinberg has increased their overall proficiency by 9%
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer ACP-Erie INVENT TeamVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005712Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2018-2019) ACP-Erie INVENT team, under the direction of teacher Rachna Nath, is a group of 13 scholars, from sophomores to seniors, who are working on an Innovative idea as a part of a LEMELSON-MIT final grant application. This gives them a chance to qualify to go to MIT and be a part of EUREKAFEST 2019 next June. They have been able to reach out tech companies in the valley, corporations, and community members. They also presented their ideas to Superintendent Camille Casteel, Vice Mayor Rene Lopez and the Director of Economic Development Micah Miranda.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. Courtney KempVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005717Chandler High - (2018-2019) Mrs. Courtney Kemp has been named the Arizona IB (International Baccalaureate) Schools Career Program Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Kemp works tirelessly to promote the IB Career Program, and her enthusiasm helps create a very inclusive, active learning environment. She teaches the core course for IB CP, Personal and Professional Skills, as well as IB Diploma Psychology.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005752Perry High - (2018-2019) Perry High students Cooper Richter, Hunter Thompson and Alejandro Martinez have been announced as Rocky Mountain Emmy finalists by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The students are being recognized in the long form nonfiction category for their work on The Final Inning, a film documenting the Perry softball's team pursuit for a state championship. This is Perry's third consecutive year of having their sports coverage recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005710Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to the faculty, staff, and students of Arizona College Prep! ACP Erie was voted the #1 Best Public High School in Arizona by Stacker. Check out the link on MSN.com: Stacker: The best public high school in every state 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005683Chandler High - (2018-2019) The Treblemakers have won the Sweet Adelines International Youth Chorus video competition! Sweet Adelines is the world's leading organization for women's barbershop singing and have hosted this competition and the prize money associated with it, for the past six years. The Treblemakers have placed second once and won the other five years!
     
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005706Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) Board Member Nominated for Barbara Robey Lifetime Achievement Award: The Chandler Unified School District, with a lot of help from Chandler High band members on Thursday, August 23rd, nominated Annette Auxier for the Arizona School Boards Association's Barbara Robey Lifetime Achievement Award. The Chandler High band made a surprise visit to ASBA to make the announcement. Let's keep our fingers crossed for Annette!
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Neomi BeachVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005702Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to ACP Oakland athlete Neomi Beach who was one of three CUSD students elected to represent Arizona at the USA Volleyball High Performance tournament in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Pictured left to right: Neomi Beach from ACP Oakland, Kylie Wong from Mountain Pointe, Jaylah Moreno from Perry High, and Andi Nothdurft from Casteel High. Their team placed ninth overall at the national level.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Andi NothdurftVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005704Casteel High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Casteel High athlete Andi Nothdurft who was one of three CUSD students elected to represent Arizona at the USA Volleyball High Performance tournament in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Pictured left to right: Neomi Beach from ACP Oakland, Kylie Wong from Mountain Pointe, Jaylah Moreno from Perry High, and Andi Nothdurft from Casteel High. Their team placed ninth overall at the national level.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Cassandra SmithVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005681Chandler High - (2018-2019) Cassandra Smith, Chandler High senior, has been named an AP National Scholar for demonstrating exemplary college-level achievement by taking eight Advanced Placement exams and earning an average score of 4.5.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sydney ChunVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005682Chandler High - (2018-2019) Sydney Chun, a Chandler High junior, has been chosen to train with the Singapore National Swim Team. She will have the opportunity to train with Singapore's top coaches and swimmers and be provided with state of the art strength and conditioning training, nutrition, and mental training. Sydney's ultimate goal is to be able to represent her country in the Olympics and prove that "sometimes you have to be willing to take a leap of faith into the unknown to achieve your dream."  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jaylah Moreno and the Arizona representatives on the USA Volleyball High Performance tournament teamVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005703Perry High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Perry High athlete Jaylah Moreno who was one of three CUSD students elected to represent Arizona at the USA Volleyball High Performance tournament in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Pictured left to right: Neomi Beach from ACP Oakland, Kylie Wong from Mountain Pointe, Jaylah Moreno from Perry High, and Andi Nothdurft from Casteel High. Their team placed ninth overall at the national level.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kaley BigleyVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005680Chandler High - (2018-2019) Kaley Bigley, Chandler High junior, swimmer and honors student, has been selected to play on the Junior Olympic Women's Water Polo Team.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer 50th Hogan Cup golf tournamentVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005679Hamilton High - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Hamilton freshman student Mahanth Chirravuri who represented Arizona at the 50th Hogan Cup golf tournament in Portland, Oregon August 11-12, 2018. Junior Golf Association of Arizona: Arizona Wins 50th Hogan Cup 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Niche.com Rates CUSD the Top School District in Phoenix AreaVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005693Chandler Unified School District - (2018-2019) CUSD this month is ranked as the top school district in the Phoenix area by Niche.com. CUSD was also one of only three districts in the state to receive an overall "A" grade, based on academics, teachers, clubs and activities, diversity, college prep and health & safety. Additionally, all CUSD high schools earned an "A" grade and were ranked in the top 50 schools in Arizona. Furthermore, all 41 CUSD schools (that were graded) earned either an A+, A, A-, B+ or B grade, and 63% of those were an A+ or A. Wow! Note: Casteel High (with no senior class) was not graded.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer National Youth Arts AwardsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005656Chandler High - (2018-2019) Chandler High Theatre Students won four National Youth Arts Awards and received ten additional nominations. Awards: Artist of the Year: Joey J Grado (Lonny in Rock of Ages @ Chandler, Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar @ Spotlight, Silk by Belaganas); and Casey Likes (Drew in Rock of Ages and Sullen Summers in The Bottom of the Lake @ Chandler, Alex in Madagascar and Buddy in Elf @ Greasepaint). Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Musical: Hailey Palmer as Hilda Klinemann in Rock of Ages; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Play: Faith Sterling as Lady in White in The Bottom of the Lake. 2017 - 2018 Thirteenth Annual National Youth Arts Awards 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005656Chandler High - (2018-2019) Chandler High Theatre Students won four National Youth Arts Awards and received ten additional nominations. Nominations: Outstanding Lead Performance in a Musical: Desiree Mendoza as Sherrie Christian in Rock of Ages; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Musical: Andru Moeller as Franz Klinemann in Rock of Ages; Faith Sterling as Anita Bath in Rock of Ages; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Play: Ezra Glenn as Bloody Mary in The Bottom of the Lake; Outstanding Ensemble: Rock of Ages; Outstanding Costume Design: Diana Likes for Rock of Ages; Outstanding Lighting Design: Bill Lorentz for Rock of Ages; Outstanding Sound Design/Original Music: Jason Krull for The Bottom of the Lake; Outstanding Musical Direction: Lori Lyford for Rock of Ages; Outstanding Direction: Stephanie Likes for Rock of Ages. 2017 - 2018 Thirteenth Annual National Youth Arts Awards 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elaina AshtonVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005636Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Elaina Ashton, ACP Erie junior, who was selected to take part in the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders on the University of Massachusetts campus. Way to represent ACP Erie and CUSD! SanTan Sun News: STEM-loving teen inspired by national conference 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Parker Rahn and Ryan SanchezVisit Carlson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005639Carlson Elementary - (2018-2019) Carlson 5th Graders Parker Rahn and Ryan Sanchez were part of the the Chandler Stars -- one of 32 teams that played in the 10U division of the Extreme Diamond Sports (XDS) World Series in San Diego from July 23rd-July 28th. The Chandler Stars battled against several of the top teams in the country, finished the tournament 7-0, and are the undefeated XDS World Series Champions! XDS Baseball World Series Results 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Old and the YoungVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005659Hamilton High - (2018-2019) Hamilton junior Karina Yang took First Place and a $1,000 prize in the third annual Western Governors' Association (WGA) Celebrate the West regional art competition for her acrylic painting The Old and the Young. Her painting is currently hanging in Arizona Governor Ducey's office. More than 450 works of art from 19 WGA member states as well as Guam were entered in the competition which challenged high school students to create artwork inspired by their state. Western Governors' Association Celebrate the West Regional Art Competition website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005649Hamilton High - (2018-2019) The results for the National Youth Arts awards are in! Hamilton Theatre received three awards and were nominated for an additional eight! Nominations: Outstanding Production: The Great All-American Musical Disaster; Outstanding Lead Performance in a Musical: Grey Smith as Albert in Bye Bye Birdie; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Musical: Benny Cowans as Kim MacAfee in Bye Bye Birdie; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Musical: Shaun Dunn as Conrad in Bye Bye Birdie; Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Play: Riley Van Cleve as Sylvia Metroland in The Great All-American Musical Disaster; Outstanding Featured Performance in a Musical: Alyssa Granger as Ursula in Bye Bye Birdie; Outstanding Youth Orchestra: Bye Bye Birdie; and Outstanding Direction: Christina Vail for Bye Bye Birdie. 2017 - 2018 Thirteenth Annual National Youth Arts Awards! 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer National Youth Arts Award Winners and NomineesVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005649Hamilton High - (2018-2019) The results for the National Youth Arts awards are in! Hamilton Theatre received three awards and were nominated for an additional eight! Awards: Outstanding Lead Performance in a Musical: Sophia Donnell as Rosie in Bye Bye Birdie; Outstanding Lead Performance in a Play: Grey Smith as Junior Dover Jr. in The Great All-American Musical Disaster; and Outstanding Ensemble: Bye Bye Birdie. 2017 - 2018 Thirteenth Annual National Youth Arts Awards website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler High, 2017-18 AIA Director's Cup winnerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005645Chandler High - (2018-2019) Chandler High School was awarded the prestigious AIA Director's Cup for 2017-18, an award given to one 4A-6A high school in Arizona for excellence in academics, athletics and activities. Chandler was recognized for its implementation of a character education/sportsmanship program, percentage of students participating in AIA activities/athletics, and few corrective incidents reported to AIA. Additionally, CHS's student-athletes recorded a 3.4 combined GPA.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer American Volleyball Coaches Association RecognitionVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005646Chandler High - (2018-2019) Chandler HIgh is one of two schools in the country to have its girls, boys, and beach volleyball programs receive team academic recognition from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Chandler Girls Volleyball was recognized as a Top 25 Academic Program in the country for earning a 4.1 team GPA. Girls Beach had a 4.2 team GPA, and Boys Volleyball earned a 3.65 team GPA.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sophomores Nathaniel Deasey and Zachary EspalinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005643Chandler High - (2018-2019) Sophomores Nathaniel Deasey and Zachary Espalin gained All-American status at the Freestyle National Tournament this summer. Nathaniel Deasey is a National Champion and Zachary Espalin took 4th. CHS had two of only three wrestlers in the whole state of Arizona to earn All-American status.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. Rachna Nath, Honors Biology TeacherVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005635Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to ACP Erie science teacher Rachna Nath who was named a Lemelson-MIT Excite Award winner and InvenTeam grant finalist. As one of a select group of educators from across the country, she participated in invention education learning opportunities on a 5-day all-expense paid trip to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in June, training to lead a year-long, open-ended invention project with students at ACP Erie. Rachna hopes to make the final application to attend EurekaFest in 2019 where she'll meet and be inspired by current InvenTeams -- teams of high school students, teachers and mentors that received grants of up to $10,000 each to invent technological solutions to real-world problems. Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam initiative website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005640Casteel High - (2018-2019) Casteel is proud to announce we have two National Hispanic Scholars! Samuel Perez and Isabela Lukes scored in the top 2.5% on the PSAT/NMSQT among all Hispanic and Latino test-takers in the region! The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. College Board National Hispanic Recognition Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005664Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that ACP Erie 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $30,202,750 in scholarships!
    • 3,692 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 5,286 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005665Basha High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Basha High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $23,898,869 in scholarships!
    • 4,541 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 19,561 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005668Casteel High - (2017-2018) We are proud to report that during the 2017-18 school year, Casteel High students earned:
    • 1,708 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 10,366 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005666Chandler High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Chandler High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $23,175,000 in scholarships!
    • 5,012 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 20,125 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005662Chandler Unified School District - (2017-2018) CUSD GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that during the 2017-2018 school year, Chandler Unified School District graduates earned:
    • Over $136.4 million in scholarships!
    • 33,495 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 107,119 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005663Hamilton High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Hamilton High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $36,294,225 in scholarships!
    • 9,642 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 25,057 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005667Perry High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Perry High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $22,917,846 in scholarships!
    • 8,900 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 15,381 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Camden PulkinenVisit Chandler Online Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005584Chandler Online Academy - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Camden Pulkinen attended Chandler Online Academy and trained at the United States Ice Skating Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado for the past four years. Not only was he able to graduate high school, but he won the silver at the Junior Grand Prix (JPG) Final 2017, was the 2017 JPG Austria Champion, and is the 2018 U.S. National Junior Champion. He also placed 6th in the World Championships this year. Camden will attend the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs this fall and pursue his goal of skating in the Olympics in 2022 in Bejing, China. Chandler Online Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleckzandra AgustinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005585Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Aleckzandra Agustin is in the top 1% of her class. She was named the U.S. winner by the Goethe-Institut, was awarded their 2017 Award of Excellence and will be traveling to Germany this summer to attend a 3-week-long German language class either in Berlin or Bremen. Aleckzandra is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleyna MeeVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005587Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Aleyna Mee has been recognized by the College Board as a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Aleyna is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Shelby BellahVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005596Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Shelby Bellah was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Selena RehderVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005595Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Selena Rehder was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Selena also took Gold at the Arizona FCCLA competition and will represent Arizona at the FCCLA National Competition in Atlanta, Georgia. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Leeann ValenzuelaVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005594Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Leeann Valenzuela was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kylie WelchVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005590Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Kylie Welch was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Aleyna is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ava HamiltonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005588Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ava Hamilton was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kerri WelchVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005589Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Kerri Welch was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Faith EverettVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005593Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Faith Everett was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ethan MadisonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005592Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Ethan Madison was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Erin Mulhern-GuillierVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005591Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Erin Mulhern-Guillier has been recognized by the College Board as a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Will Long and Javan Ah'QuinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005621Chandler High - (2017-2018) Will Long and Javan Ah'Quin were named 6A 1st Team All-State for baseball.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jacob PescadorVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005622Chandler High - (2017-2018) Jacob Pescador, a junior who will be enrolled in IB German 5 next school year, received a full scholarship from the Goethe-Institut to participate in the Study Bridge Program. Goethe-Institut Study Bridge website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS WrestlersVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005616Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS Wrestlers had outstanding performances at the Freestyle State Tournament last week. Zachary Espalin, Benji Alanis, Nathaniel Deasey and Chris Kelly were State Champions!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Gevon GrimesVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005361Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Gevon Grimes has a 3.2 GPA, is a member of the Football and Track & Field teams, and is the 2018 Men's Varsity Long Jump Division I State Champion. He will be attending Maricopa Community College on an athletic scholarship. Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton AFJROTC Unit Earns Top HonorsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005365Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulation to the cadets of Hamilton AFJROTC for their tremendous accomplishments in our leadership and character development program. They've performed exceptionally well over the past three years: organizing, planning, and participating in a myriad of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities; amassing over 6,000 community and school service hours; and upholding core values of Integrity, Service Before Self, and Excellence. Their hard work and dedication culminated in being designated a 2018 DISTINGUISHED UNIT WITH MERIT by HQ AFJROTC. This designation is made only every three years (following a formal unit evaluation) and is reserved for only the highest performing AFJROTC units around the world. Not only are our cadets considered the best of the best, they've also earned the privilege for five cadets to be nominated for appointments to the Air Force Academy next year… an awesome opportunity offered only to schools with a Distinguished unit.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Carson BeckVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005366Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton junior and AFJROTC cadet Carson Beck was recently selected as the Veterans of Foreign Wars' (VFW) Arizona JROTC Cadet of the Year. With over 70 high school JROTC programs in Arizona with over 7,000 cadets total, the competition is fierce. The VFW is a staunch supporter of JROTC programs and their JROTC Cadet of the Year program specifically rewards academic and civic achievement, leadership, and community and school involvement. Carson demonstrated all of these qualities this year, and then some. At our annual Hamilton High AFJROTC Awards ceremony on 9 May, Sun Lakes VFW (Post 8053) presented Carson with a $200 grant. He will also be honored at the VFW State Convention on 7 June, where he'll receive a JROTC medal and a $500 award. If you know Carson Beck, you understand why he's receiving this award. Please join me and the AFJROTC team in congratulating him!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nikita BharatiVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005379Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Nikita Bharati! Out of the nearly 2,000 high school students from 81 countries, regions, and territories around the world competing May 13 - 19 in Pittsburgh at the prestigious 2018 International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), Nikita won 4th place overall in the category of Energy: Chemical and $500, the ASU New American University Intel ISEF Scholarship, and the Carnegie Mellon University Leonard Gelfand Center for Service Learning and Outreach Energy Innovation 1st place award of $2,500 for her project titled A Novel Approach to Optimizing Algae Biofuel Production by Using Naturally Occurring Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) Through Bioflocculation. The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elda Bengu and Shreya TripathiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005383Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Elda Bengu and Shreya Tripathi! Out of the nearly 2,000 high school students from 81 countries, regions, and territories around the world competing May 13 - 19 in Pittsburgh at the prestigious 2018 International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), Elda and Shreya won the ASU New American University Intel ISEF Scholarship for their project titled The Effect of Different Types of Fruit Peels on the Absorption of Oil: A Biodegradable Way to Clean Oil Spills .

    Arizona State University is pleased to offer a comprehensive scholarship combining a monetary award and an environment focusing on knowledge, learning and research. The New American University Intel ISEF Scholarship is renewable for four years.
    The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alegra AguayoVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005280Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Alegra Aguayo is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Alegra is an outstanding young lady who has played soccer most of her life. She plans on attending the Colorado School of Mines and will study Engineering and play soccer for the Miners.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Caroline AriasVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005281Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Caroline Arias is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Caroline is the 2nd Arias to earn this distinction. She will be attending Arizona State where she will study Food Service Management. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lexi FloresVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005282Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Lexi Flores is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Lexi is diligent with her work, committed to learning and respected by her peers. She is also knowledgeable, hardworking, and a compassionate student who dedicates herself to her academics, extracurricular involvement, and community with grace, confidence, and enthusiasm. Society needs more young women like Lexi who are willing to take action and help their fellow community members.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alexis SalinasVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005284Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton High senior Alexis Salinas is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Juliet SeeVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005285Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Juliet See is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Most of Juliet's family still resides in California, so her plans are to move there and go to college. She is hoping to attend College in California, possibly UC Irvine.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Valeria Valdes CosilionVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005286Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Valeria Valdes Cosilion is a Distinguished Honors Scholar, an AP Scholar and a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Valeria is a very involved and motivated student at Hamilton. She is a member of National Honor Society, the UNICEF CLUB and the Future Business Leaders of America.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Andrea MartinezVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005287Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Andrea Martinez is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Andrea states, "After graduation, I plan to attend the University of Arizona to purse a nursing degree."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kennedy WagnerVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005288Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Kennedy Wagner is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Kennedy states, "After graduation, I plan on double majoring in Spanish and Pre-Med. I'm not sure where I plan on going to college, however Vanderbilt is one of my top options."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Anthony LucasVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005289Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Anthony Lucas is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Anthony states, "I am planning on attending flight school after graduation and pursing a degree in engineering with the University of North Dakota."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Manuel MoralesVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005290Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Manuel Morales is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Manuel states, "I plan on attending Arizona State to earn degrees in computer science and mathematics, hopefully leading to work in the field of machine learning."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Thomas HowardVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005292Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Thomas Howard is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Thomas states, "I plan on attending the University of Arizona for engineering."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hope MeltonVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005246Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hope Melton is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She states, "After high school graduation, I plan to study biochemistry at Arizona State University. In the future, I hope to become a pediatrician and to raise a family." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Keene PatarakunVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005247Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Keene Patarakun is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. Keene states, "My plan after high school graduation is to pursue a degree in Biochemistry and ultimately get an MD or PhD at the end of the road. As of now, my plan for colleges is still a bit cloudy, but I do have a list in mind that I have either applied to or currently in the application process for. So far, my list includes ASU, U of A, Johns Hopkins, Stanford, and a few others. My future goal is to become a medical researcher and impact the world in some way, but I don't know enough about the specialized sciences yet to say what I want to do. I want to make my interest in science meaningful, and I think being a researcher will do just that." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nathan RowanVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005248Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Nathan Rowan is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "I plan to go to a college with a solid statistics program. I'm currently looking at the University of Chicago. Nothing specific currently, my goal is just to live a life that makes me happy." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jin NiVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005249Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jin Ni was named a National Merit Scholar for 2018. She is passionate about learning and has received numerous other awards for her academic performance, including the 4.0 Award and AP Scholar with Distinction Award. She is president of the Endangered Animal Society whose mission is to raise money for various wildlife organizations. Jin has also worked at her family owned business, Zen's Chinese Restaurant, since the age of 14.

    Jin wants to attend the University of Chicago and pursue a degree in biochemistry. After she receives her degree, she hopes to study aboard and continue working in the field of science.
    Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Rohit NandakumarVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005250Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Rohit Nandakumar was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He is a natural leader academically and is graduating in the top of his class. He has a significant amount of special training in the field of science -- including being part of the National Science Foundation at Arizona State University, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University, and in 2014 and 2015 creating two apps, Diet Watcher and Health Connect.

    Rohit plans to attend a four year university and major in Biomedical Engineering/Computational Biology. He is currently working on publishing his research with other Ph.D students, and his goal is to one day attend medical school. He says he wants to give back to his community through his research.
    Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Brian NguyenVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005251Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Brian Nguyen is in the top 2% of his class, an IB Diploma Candidate, and was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. His International Baccalaureate (IB) Extended Essay topic addresses laws on women's health. Besides maintaining all As, Brian was also a tenor saxophonist in Jazz Band and Symphonic Band.

    Brian has prepared for a successful future in medicine by volunteering at Banner Baywood Medical Center's Emergency Department. He hopes to study pre-med at Stanford, UCLA, USC or U of A and become a surgeon.
    Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Daphne BakerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005252Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Daphne Baker, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate in the top 1% of her class with a 4.82 GPA, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She hopes to study pre-med at Harvard or Stanford. She has always found ways to balance her high academic achievements with fun and friends. She heads the blood drive at Chandler High and created and hosted a district-wide leadership camp for 9th graders. Her IB Extended Essay topic is about cardiopulmonary bypass. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jonathan ChiouVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005253Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jonathan Chiou, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He has maintained a 4.78 GPA and balanced academics, clubs and swimming. He hopes to attend Harvard, Princeton or Stanford to study math. He started the Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research club at Chandler High to raise money and awareness for brain tumor research. Jonathan is completing is IB Extended Essay on violin waveforms. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seth ChunVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005254Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Seth Chun, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He hopes to study Chemistry, Math and Engineering at Princeton, Harvard or Stanford. While maintaining a 4.67 GPA, Seth is also a competitive swimmer. He values teamwork and is sincerely interested in helping others. He is interested in continuing his study of different languages and being a global citizen. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Adam ChismarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005256Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Adam Chismar was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. ASU is his undergrad choice with a major in Chemical Engineering. Adam already knows he wants to get his master's degree in Food Science. UC Davis and Cornell top his wish list once he finishes his undergrad. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alisha GoyalVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005257Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Alisha Goyal was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She is very active at Hamilton. Alisha is on the golf team, president of Huskies helping Huskies and a National Honor Society member. She plans on going into the health care profession and is currently doing research at the Mayo Clinic. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alisha VermaVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005258Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Alisha Verma is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She has been a member of the school's orchestra all four years of high school and participated in the All-Region Orchestra the past three years as well. She won 2nd place at the Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the past two years, and won the Women in Geoscience Award at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) last year. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arnav BawaVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005259Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Arnav Bawa hopes to be admitted to Georgia Tech to study Engineering/Physics, with Electrical Engineering and Nuclear Engineering as his top major choices. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Brian YuVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005260Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Brian Yu is a 2018 National Merit Scholar, president of the Math Club, and has been a key member of the Hamilton math team that placed 1st in the American Scholastic Math Competition. He is also co-captain of the Hamilton varsity swim team. Brian would like to study math and computer science in college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Dorothy TungVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005261Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Dorothy Tung is a member of the HHS National Honor Society and Link Crew. She is a talented musician and has competed in various musical competitions. Through her music, Dorothy has impacted the community by performing in retirement homes across the East Valley. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Emily Van CampVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005262Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Emily Van Camp is a member of the Hamilton National Honor Society and the Writing Club. She has been involved in Girls Scouts since 1st grade and has attained the rank of Ambassador. Emily plans on studying Graphic Design in college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Greyson SmithVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005263Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Greyson Smith is a 2018 National Merit Scholar and a key member of the Hamilton Theatre program. He had the lead role in the school production of Shrek, the Musical which required him to spend hours in makeup each performance. Grey hopes to pursue a career in Theatre Productions following college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ishaan BakhleVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005264Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ishaan Bakhle is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He wants to major in Government at Cornell University where they have a specific major that is very appealing to his interests. Eventually would like to go into Law. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jerry ZhuVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005265Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jerry Zhu is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He is involved in Model UN, the Math Club and the Game Design Club at Hamilton, and is very interested in a career in STEM-focused fields. Jerry enjoys researching the connection between mathematics and art. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jewel RaskeVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005266Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit and National Hispanic Scholar Jewel Raske has a cumulative grade point average of 4.8, 25th in the senior class. She would like to attend the University of Arizona next year, majoring in Philosophy. In her spare time, Jewel likes to hang out with family and friends. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Karthik RajkumarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005267Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Karthik Rajkumar is currently 15 in his class with a grade point average of 4.85, and was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. His first choice for college is Stanford University where he plans to study computer science and artificial intelligence. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lena HanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005268Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Lena Han is passionate about music and the arts. She developed a club on campus that plays music at retirement homes -- a simple act of kindness to bring live music to places that rarely receive entertainment. Lena is exploring a career in public policy relating to the arts, data analysis or something related to economics field. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Maggie LyonsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005269Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Maggie Lyons was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She plans on attending the University of Arizona and studying Mining Engineering. She has a passion for geology and wants to eventually travel the world working as a mining engineer/geologist. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Robin BailsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005270Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Robin Bails wants to attend ASU and major in business. She is business-minded and wants to pursue that interest in her undergraduate degree. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sachin JaishankarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005242Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Sachin Jaishankar was one of two Hamilton High seniors selected by Governor Doug Ducey as Arizona's Future Innovators of the Year. This recognition is for their development of a comprehensive method to isolate a nanoparticle from the bloodstream. This innovation could lead to a huge breakthrough for disease diagnosis. They will be honored at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation alongside leaders and innovators in business and technology from across the state.

    Sachin won 1st place in Biochemistry, Best of Fair in 2017 at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. His passion for science, participation at ASU Research Labs, as well as his volunteer efforts at various hospitals have led him to follow his dream of becoming a medical doctor.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Somil JainVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005245Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Somil Jain was one of two Hamilton High seniors selected by Governor Doug Ducey as Arizona's Future Innovators of the Year. This recognition is for their development of a comprehensive method to isolate a nanoparticle from the bloodstream. This innovation could lead to a huge breakthrough for disease diagnosis. They will be honored at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation alongside leaders and innovators in business and technology from across the state.

    Somil would like to go into the medical field and become either an oncologist or a pulmonologist, while conducting his own clinical research on the side.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sara GoldsobelVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005244Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Sarah Goldsobel competed in a Career through Culinary Program cooking competition. Beginning with 144 students, they were reduced to the top 30. After practicing some 45 hours over break, she competed on Saturday, March 24th. At the awards breakfast, Sarah was awarded a $128,000 full tuition scholarship to Johnson and Wales University in Denver, Colorado. Congratulations, Sarah! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sachin KonanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005271Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Sachin Konan is a 2018 National Merit Scholar and a two-time Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) Qualifier (Finalist). He would like to pursue a degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, while continuing to investigate the fields of robotics and embedded system. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sarah GilliamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005273Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Sarah Gilliam is number one in her class. Academically she is a rock star, and will graduate with her associates degree in May. She has organized and facilitated a number of community outreach programs throughout the valley. Her career goal is to be a neurosurgeon and help students who have suffered from a brain injury. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Shardul KothapalliVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005274Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Shardul Kothapalli received 1st Place in Mathematics at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) and qualified for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in 2017. He would like to study Computer Science in college and possibly becoming a web developer or even an artificial intelligence developer. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jane WangVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005236Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton High senior Jane Wang was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. Among other honors, she wrote a piece about the Constitutional Convention titled "Cooperation through Compromise," for the Knight Essay Contest, sponsored by the Sons of the American Revolution and won $2,500 after placing second in the nation. Congratulations, Jane!

    Jane is captain of the Hamilton Academic Decathlon team, vice president of Quiz Bowl and the secretary of the UNICEF Club. She has a passion for law, government and history, and hopes to become a lawyer and a judge someday.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lakshmi VallabhaneniVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005237Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Lakshmi Vallabhaneni earned the 2018 Flinn Scholarship, an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving seniors. The merit-based scholarship covers tuition, fees, room and board, at least two study-abroad experiences and is valued at more than $120,000. Lakshmi is also among 150 high school seniors selected out of 90,000 nationwide who will receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Paige GagliardiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005241Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Local students are recognized by the International Thespian Society through the National Writing Competition. Only 12 students are picked in the nation, and Hamilton Theatre student Paige Gagliardi was selected as a National Semi-Finalist for Playwriting by the International Thespian Society. Congratulations, Paige, on this awesome accomplishment! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer David NelsenVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005234Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: David Nelsen is the most accomplished cross country/track runner in the history of Hamilton High, holding the school records in 5 of the 6 distance events while maintaining a 4.57 GPA and taking 8 AP courses. David has won 21 races at Hamilton and qualified for State in both cross country and track in each of his 4 seasons. In 2017, he finished 2nd in the 1600 M at the state meet and then anchored the 4 X 800 meter relay team that captured the state title.

    David is president of the National Honor Society and has been captain of the cross country & track team for the last two years. He is an Eagle Scout and led his scout troop for the last two years as assistant senior patrol leader and then as senior patrol leader. He was also recently named Mr. HHS. David has signed a National Letter of intent to the Naval Academy in Maryland.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elissa TravisVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005235Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton Senior, Elissa Travis performed in the All-American Marching Band in San Antonio, Texas. Elissa was selected as a member of the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band. She played mellophone in the marching band AND she was awarded a scholarship as a future music educator. Congratulations to Elissa for the amazing honor! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Bria WelchVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005275Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Bria Welch is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She states, "After graduation, I plan on attending the Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University. As of right now, I believe I will be studying psychology to one day become a psychiatrist." Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Christopher SmithVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005276Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Christopher Smith is a STEM program graduate, a 2018 National Merit Scholar, AP Scholar, Flinn finalist, National Hispanic Scholar, commencement speaker and salutatorian with a cummulative GPA of 4.89. He’s been active in National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, FACES, Math Club, Interact, Asian Culture Club and Varsity soccer. Christopher has volunteered for suicide prevention, at the Chandler Public Library, and as a Spanish and math tutor. Christopher plans to attend Stormy Brook University to study applied mathematics with an emphasis on biological systems.

    Christopher states that the most valuable lesson he learned in high school is, "Doing things that scare you is the best thing you could do for yourself."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jacob BreinholtVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005277Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Jacob Breinholt went through the STEM program at Perry and is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "After graduation I plan on serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and then attending BYU Provo. " Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Prahlad SankrtiVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005278Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Prahlad Sankrti is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "I hope to pursue my interest in the social sciences -- especially economics and political sciences -- by studying at a respectable out of state university. " Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kaiti YooVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005230Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: ACP Erie senior Kaiti Yoo is among 150 high school seniors selected out of 90,000 nationwide applicants who will receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation. She will attend the 2018 Scholars Weekend in Atlanta and participate in a training at the Leadership Development Institute. ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Erin BroasVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005227Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Erin Broas is a 2018 National Merit and Flinn Scholar. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences. The overall financial package is valued at more than $120,000.

    Erin states, "My ultimate dream is to go to John's Hopkins and study Biochemistry. My future goal is to be a biomedical scientist, or have a profession in another biology related field. I hope to be able to participate in research that helps people and I want to make sure my studies recognize the differences in health from a global perspective."
    ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Troy GilchristVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005233Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Troy Gilchrist is a 2018 National Merit and Flinn Scholar. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences. The overall financial package is valued at more than $120,000.

    Troy would like to lead an international company after graduating college.
    ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005631Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) ACP Erie students James Chadwick, Kevin Chor, Jairus Wong and Bryce Williams competed in the K-12 high school section of the Governor's Cup State Chess Championship on May 12 and 13 at Chandler High. After nine rounds over the course of two days, ACP Erie won 2nd place team trophy. Team score was computed with the sum of the top FIVE scores from the same school. Even though ACP Erie had only four students, they still finished 2nd place. Kevin Chor won 1st place individual trophy, finishing with an undefeated nine out of nine rounds. James Chadwick finished # 14 in the tournament, with four wins and two draws. American Scholastic Chess Federation Results 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Baobao Xia, Joshua Jim, William Shan and Daniel YanVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005628Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) Knox Gifted Academy excelled at the 2018 Governor's Cup chess tournament, winning 1st place in K-3 Team and the following individual awards: 1st place Baobao Xia (3rd grade), 2nd place Joshua Jim (2nd grade), 3rd place William Shan (2nd grade), 4th place Daniel Yan (1st grade). Congratulations! American Scholastic Chess Federation Results 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer A+ School of Excellence AwardVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005355Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Hancock Elementary celebrated their THIRD Arizona Education Foundations A+ School of Excellence Award at an all-school assembly. In attendance, we were honored to have Dr. Camille Casteel, Sandy Cooper, Matt Strom, Frank Fletcher, Steve Hewitt and Terry Locke of our District Office; Governing Board members Annette Auxier, Rob Rice and David Evans; Jen Hewitt of the Chandler Education Foundation; Hancock parents; CTA Freedom principal Abby Druck; and Lew Schroeder and his Support Staff. Hancock's PTO presented Mrs. Hull with a beautiful framed piece of art representative of every student and staff member's thumb print to celebrate our 3peat A+ award. Hancock Elementary is continuing to blaze a path to the future! Arizona Educational Foundation™ website: A+ School of Excellence Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005360Casteel High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Casteel High Men's Track and Field who won the Division III State Championship at Mesa Community College on May 4. Isaac Davis placed 1st in Men's Division III 400 Meters, and Casteel also placed 1st in Men's Division III 4X400 Relay.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Chandler Girls Track TeamVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005300Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler Girls Track Team won the state title, their 12th since 2006!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Band, Choir, and OrchestraVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005301Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS Band, Choir, and Orchestra made their mark at California's Heritage Music Festival, coming home with over 15 awards, including: Treblemakers earning Best Choir and Judges' Choice Award; Jazz Band tying for first place with an Outstanding Musicianship award going to Emma Willes; CHS's Concert Band and Orchestra taking second place; and Mason Haskett receiving the coveted Maestro Award. Ultimately, Chandler's Music Department was awarded the Sweepstakes award for most points accumulated.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler FFAVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005302Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler FFA (Future Farmers of America) won the State FFA Milk Quality Career Development Event on Friday, April 27th and will represent Arizona at the National Contest in Indiana in October.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elke Fajut and Kimberlyn KnightVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005304Chandler High - (2017-2018) Elke Fajut and Kimberlyn Knight earned 1st place in Collage and 3rd place in Photography at the Congressional Art Competition, a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize and encourage artistic talent in the nation and in each congressional district. Congressional Art Competition website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Holly Hoogstra and Tressa StevensonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005305Chandler High - (2017-2018) Holly Hoogstra and Tressa Stevenson were elected to serve as Girl Advisory members of the Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Board of Directors! They will participate in all Board meetings and events and also serve on one of the Board Committees. Only four girls in the state are chosen and two of them are from Chandler High!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jonathan ChiouVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005306Chandler High - (2017-2018) Jonathan Chiou was chosen to participate in the Arizona All-State Honor Orchestra. Jonathan played first violin in the prestigious orchestra.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ms. Jessica PeacockVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005307Chandler High - (2017-2018) Ms. Jessica Peacock has been named the AIA Unified Sports Coach of the Year! Under Ms. Peacock's leadership, CHS's Unified Sports Program is regarded across Arizona as the gold standard for Unified Sports.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Beach Volleyball State ChampsVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005373Perry High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Perry's Beach Volleyball team - 2018 Division I, Section I State Champions! VIDEO: Perry WINS the Beach State Championship on this point! 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler HaysVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005579Perry High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Chandler Hays on winning 4th Place in the World and earning a DECA Test Medal in your Professional Selling Event at the International Competition. Great Job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005362Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Chandler High Women's Track and Field who won the Division I State Championship at Mesa Community College on May 2. The men's team also placed second. Chandler High men and women Track and Field individual state champs are: Jaheim Brown-Taylor - 1st place Men's 100 meters and Men's 200 meters; Ta'Mir Waters - 1st place Men's 400 Meters; Morgan Foster 1st place Women's 800 Meters; Haley Wolf - 1st place Women's 3200 Meters; Jai Gruenwald - 1st place Women's 100M Hurdles, Women's 300M Hurdles, Women's Long Jump, and Womens Varsity Triple Jump; and Samantha Ponds - 1st place Women's Varsity Discus. CHS also placed 1st in Men's 4 X 400 Relay, Women's 4X400 Relay and Women's 4X800 Relay.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005363Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton Track and Field Division I State Champs: Malik Whitaker - 1st place Men's Varsity High Jump, and Morgan Parzych - 1st place Women's 400 Meters.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. AnguianoVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005326Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Mrs. Anguiano who was named a 2018 Maricopa County Exemplary Principal. County School Superintendent Honors 2018 Exemplary Principals 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kayleia BedalVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005451Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Kayleia Bedal on winning Gold in Cosmetology at the SkillsUSA Competition! Excellent Job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Olivia AngeVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005576Perry High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Olivia Ange on winning Gold 1st Place and a $28,000 scholarship to Northern Arizona University (NAU) in Early Childhood Education: Instructional Support at the Educators Rising Arizona Competition. Excellent job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Flinn ScholarsVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005155Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Arizona College Prep is very proud to announce that seniors Erin Broas and Troy Gilchrist have earned the 2018 Flinn Scholarship. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences, and is valued at more than $120,000. Flinn Foundation selects 22 top Arizona students as Flinn Scholars 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lakshmi Laasya VallabhaneniVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005211Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton senior Lakshmi Laasya Vallabhaneni has been selected for the highly competitive 2018 Flinn Scholarship. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences, and is valued at more than $120,000. Flinn Foundation selects 22 top Arizona students as Flinn Scholars 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha High, A+ School of ExcellenceVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005209Basha High - (2017-2018) On Wednesday April 18th, the Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced that Basha High was selected to receive the coveted A+ School of Excellence ™ award for the 2017-2018 academic year. AEF has identified and honored exemplary pre-kindergarten through 12th grade public schools in Arizona since 1983. Congratulations, Basha! A+ School of Excellence™ Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Carlson Elementary, A+ School of ExcellenceVisit Carlson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005210Carlson Elementary - (2017-2018) On Wednesday April 18th, the Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced that Carlson Elementary was selected to receive the coveted A+ School of Excellence ™ award for the 2017-2018 academic year. AEF has identified and honored exemplary pre-kindergarten through 12th grade public schools in Arizona since 1983. Congratulations, Carlson! A+ School of Excellence™ Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hancock Elementary, A+ School of ExcellenceVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005208Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) On Wednesday April 18th, the Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced that Hancock Elementary was selected to receive the coveted A+ School of Excellence ™ award for the 2017-2018 academic year. AEF has identified and honored exemplary pre-kindergarten through 12th grade public schools in Arizona since 1983. Congratulations, Hancock! A+ School of Excellence™ Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Teacher Chris EvansVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005160Basha High - (2017-2018) Chris Evans received the prestigious James Madison Fellowship 2018 for the State of Arizona! The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Applicants compete against other applicants from the states. The Foundation offers only one fellowship per state per year and Chris received it for Arizona! We are proud that Chris represents our state, district and school! James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kayleia BedalVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005157Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High senior Kayleia Bedal received a Gold Medal in Cosmetology at Skills USA Competition. Kayleia will go on to compete in the National Championships in Louisville, Kentucky this June.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer 5th grader, Mia S.Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005173Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2017-2018) 5th grader, Mia S. from Mrs. Mary Jo White's class won 2nd place for her age group in the Library of Congress Letters for Literature National Contest. Mia wrote about a book that has influenced her life.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Meg GianeselloVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005183Chandler Unified School District - (2017-2018) The Association of Career and Technical Education (ACTE) named Meg Gianesello, Executive Director of Educational Programs, the Administrator of the Year for Region V. Region V consists of 16 western states from Alaska to Hawaii and from North Dakota to Kansas plus a bunch of territories. Congratulations Meg!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer WJHS Odyssey of the Mind TeamVisit Willis Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005176Willis Junior High - (2017-2018) Willis Firebirds placed 5th in the state in Odyssey of the Mind (O.M.) competition in Tucson after qualifying in the central regional tournament. O.M. is a creative problem-solving competition. Students may not accept assistance from adults, so each team's solution is completely original. As part of the competition, students built a balsa wood structure weighing less than 15 grams that held 120 lbs in competition before breaking! They also created an artistic performance to accompany the test. Odyssey of the Mind website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Community Relations Director Terry LockeVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005179Chandler Unified School District - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Community Relations Director Terry Locke, winner of the 2018 National School Public Relations Association Barry Gaskins Mentor Legacy Award. The award recognizes a school public relations professional for outstanding efforts in mentoring colleagues new to school public relations, providing counsel and advice on job success, and assisting colleagues in their professional development by creating or providing programs and activities designed to improve PR skills and knowledge. NSPRA website - 2018 Barry Gaskins Mentor Legacy Award Winner: Terry Locke 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Josh Karlin and Grant TepanierVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005106Chandler High - (2017-2018) Josh Karlin and Grant Tepanier won first place at Arizona's State National History Day competition for their outstanding documentary (Walking through the Fires of Conflict: The Lost Boys of Sudan) in the high school division and will represent Arizona at the national competition this summer.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS WinterguardVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005107Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Chandler High Winterguard on winning the Winterguard Arizona (WGAZ) Championship.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Selena Rehder, Stevie Garcia, and Valerie ValdezVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005108Chandler High - (2017-2018) Selena Rehder, Stevie Garcia and Valerie Valdez represented CHS FCCLA-ECE (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America - Early Childhood Education) at State and qualified for Nationals in Atlanta.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Archicture studentsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005130Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton students Joey Warrick - 1st place winner, and Seth Schwantz - 3rd place winner in the 2018 LEED Dream House contest sponsored by the CAD Academy. The CAD Academy helps middle and high school students in technology career paths through real-world projects that deepen understanding of science, engineering, architecture, and mathematics. Congratulations also to Mr. James Flannery, Hamilton Architecture and Digital Photography teacher, for his time and dedication! The CAD Academy website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Dr. Frank Hendricsen, National Distinguished Principal AZ for 2018Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005111Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to CTA Independence principal Dr. Frank Hendricsen on being named National Distinguished Principal for Arizona 2018 by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP). NAESP's National Distinguished Principals (NDP) program website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Joey WarrickVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005523Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Joey Warrick on winning 1st Place and a laptop computer in the National LEED Dream Home Design Contest! Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seth SchwantzVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005524Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Seth Schwantz on winning 3rd Place and a laptop computer in the National LEED Dream Home Design Contest! Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005120Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Auditions were held for the Southwest All-Regional Orchestra, and 22 Hamilton Orchestra students were selected to perform in the upcoming festival. These students were also eligible to audition for the All-State Orchestra festival, from which five were chosen to perform in the 2018 All-State Orchestra Festival to be held at the University of Arizona, April 19-21. Congratulations to Grace Wodarcyk, Brandon Tang, Rose Wodarcyk, Grace Zhang, and Ryan Widjaja on your musical accomplishments!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005128Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Four Hamilton choir students auditioned for the Arizona All-State Choir, and three of them made it: Kenzie Murphy, Abbie Jin, and Ariel Teo. This is the highest honor available for a high school choral music student! Congratulations, Huskies!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005178Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Elaina Ashton who was selected as Chief Science Officer of the Year! Elaina and her work with robotics and will be showcased at a Thank You Event on May 2nd. The Chief Science Officers is a collaborative initiative with the Arizona Commerce Authority and the Arizona Technology Council Foundation. Chief Science Officers website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Perry PomVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005145Perry High - (2017-2018) Congratulations go out to our Perry Pom Team who placed in 2nd at the USA Dance Nationals competition in Anaheim! They competed in the large dance/pom category with teams from all over the United States.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer FCCLA State CompetitionVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005088Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) who won big at the FCCLA State Competition! Twenty students competed, and every student received a gold or silver medal for a total of 14 GOLD medals and 6 SILVER! Winners in each event/category are listed below. Additionally, our chapter received the GOLD Chapter Achievement and BRONZE Chapter Service Project Awards, and Basha Senior RyLee Williams was awarded FCCLA Member of the Year for the State of Arizona!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005088Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha ARIZONA PROFICIENCY EVENTS winners at the FCCLA State Competition: 1st place in state, Gold medal - Marianella Luna-Torrado, Art of Story Telling; 1st place in state, Gold Medal - Sydney Stevens, Toys that Teach; and 2nd place in state, Silver Medal - Gabrielle Surprenant, Literacy Connection. (Photo above.)  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005088Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha STAR EVENTS GOLD Medal winners at the FCCLA State Competition: Sara Alexander and Jared Alexander, Illustrated Talk; Tyler Alexander, Life Event Planning - Occupational; Kya Armstrong and RyLee Williams, National Programs in Action; Sammy Baker, Career Investigation; Sebastian Dees, Life Event Planning - Senior; Alyson Filardi, Advocacy - Senior; Neely Mack and Grace Silvernail, Entrepreneurship; Katelyn Pierce and Caitlyn Rackley, Advocacy - Occupational. (Photo above.)  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005088Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha SILVER Medals winners at the FCCLA State Competition: Caitlin Anderson and Matison McMillan, Chapter in Review; Rachel Colombo and Cameron Thompson, Chapter Service Project; and Masen MacCrone, Interpersonal Communications. (Photo above.)  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005088Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the following Basha students who are FCCLA National Contenders, winning 1st or 2nd place in the state and will represent Basha High School and Chandler Unified at FCCLA Nationals this summer in Altanta, Georgia: Tyler Alexander, Caitlin Anderson, Kya Armstrong, Sammy Baker, Rachel Colombo, Alyson Filardi, Masen MacCrone, Neely Mack, Matison McMillan, Katelyn Pierce, Caitlyn Rackley, Grace Silvernail, Cameron Thompson, and RyLee Williams.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha High ISEF ParticipantsVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005078Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the students who proudly represented Basha High at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF), the state science and engineering fair for Arizona managed by the Arizona Science Center. AzSEF brings together first-place winners from across Arizona to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes and scholarships. Three out of the 15 winning projects from AzSEF that will progress to the 2018 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh are from Basha! Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton High ISEF ParticipantsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005079Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the students who proudly represented Hamilton at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF), the state science and engineering fair for Arizona managed by the Arizona Science Center. AzSEF brings together first-place winners from across Arizona to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes and scholarships. Four out of the 15 winning projects from AzSEF that will progress to the 2018 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh are from Hamilton! Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Diya NathVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005021Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Diya Nath won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Animal Sciences: Junior Division for the project titled The Effect of Household Chemicals on Brine shrimp stages and death at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005022Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Karnik Mihira won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Cellular and Molecular Biology: Junior Division for the project titled What is the ideal time for preparing vegetables such that the nutritional value will be at its highest? at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005023Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Kunal Chawla C won 1st place in Engineering: Elementary Division for the project titled Can Spider Silk Replace man-Made Fibers? The Effect of Different Fibers on Tensile Strength and Toughness at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ekta PuriVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005025Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Ekta Puri won 1st place and Best of Fair: Elementary Division in Cellular and Molecular Biology: Elementary Division for the project titled The Effect of Caffeine's Allelopathic Potential as a Growth and Germination inhibitor at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005026Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Vinay Raman won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Earth and Planetary Science: Junior Division for the project titled The Effect of Chemical Dispersant Amount on the Difference of Interfacial Tension at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005027Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Kaitlyn Lai won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Animal Sciences: Junior Division for the project titled The Effect of Different Types of Scents on the Number of Crickets Near the Scent at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005028Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Arveen Aziz won 1st place in Earth and Planetary Science: Elementary Division for the project titled The Effect of Flood Preventing Techniques on the Amount of Wet Area of Home at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005030Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Shanthi Lebonheur won 1st place in Chemistry: Elementary Division for the project titled The Effect of the Type of Emulsifier or Stabilizer on the Amount of Water, Oil, and Dispersed Phase in an Emulsion at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nikita BharatiVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005032Basha High - (2017-2018) Nikita Bharati won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, a University of Arizona $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Energy: Chemical for the project titled A Novel Approach to Optimizing Algae by Using Naturally-Occurring Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) Through Bioflocculation at the 2018 AzSEF. She will progress on now to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair taking place May 13-18, 2018 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Rohit NandakumarVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005034Basha High - (2017-2018) Rohit Nandakumar won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, RealTimeSTEAM Phoenix Comic Fest Award of Excellence, a University of Arizona $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics for the project Developing a Machine Learning Model to Identify Protein-Protein Interaction Hotspots to Facilitate Drug Discovery at the 2018 AzSEF. He will progress on now to the Intel ISEF taking place May 13-18 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hannah SkocypecVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005035Basha High - (2017-2018) Hannah Skocypec won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, a University of Arizona $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Microbiology: Senior Division for the project titled Exploring the Use of Bacteria in Mitigating Fungal Infections at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. She will progress on now to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) taking place May 13-18, 2018 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Risha BhoiteVisit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005040Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Risha Bhoite won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Environmental Sciences: Junior Division for the project titled The Effect of Changing the Starch Used in Bioplastic and Testing the Biodegradibility and Durability at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005042Casteel High - (2017-2018) Ashley Kalscheur won 1st place and Broadcom MASTERS Nomination in Mathematical Sciences: Junior Division for the project titled The Math and Marketing Behind Mother Nature at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Devrath IyerVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005050Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Devrath Iyer won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, a University of Arizona $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Behavioral and Social Sciences: Senior Division for the project titled Automatically Analyzing Open-Ended Survey Responses Using Statistical and Machine Learning Methods at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. He will progress now to the Intel ISEF taking place May 13-18 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005053Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Samihan Dani won 1st place and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Energy: Chemical: Senior Division for the project titled Emplying a Fed-Batch Addition approach to improve Nitrogen Utilization in Microalgae at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elda Bengu and Shreya TripathiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005060Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Elda Bengu and Shreya Tripathi won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, Association for Women Geoscientists Award for Excellence in Geoscience, UofA $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Earth and Environmental Sciences: Senior Division for the project The effect of fruit peels on the amount of oil absorbed: A biodegradable way to prevent oil spills at the 2018 AzSEF. They will progress now to Intel ISEF taking place May 13-18 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mindy LongVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005044Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Mindy Long won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, Yale Science and Engineering Association Most Outstanding Exhibit in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or Chemistry, a UofA $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Chemistry for the project A Low-Cost, Point-of-Care Ammonia Sensor for Urea Cycle Disorder Patients Utilizing Colorimetric Techniques at 2018 AzSEF. She will progress now to the Intel ISEF taking place May 13-18 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005047Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Karthik Rajkumar won 1st place, Grand Canyon University Summer Institue for High School Students Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Physical in Systems Software: Senior Division for the project titled A Novel Blockchain and Deep Machine Learning Framework for Computer-Aided Analysis of Small Medical Image Datasets using GPU-accelerated Cloud Computing at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005048Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Sachin Konan won 1st place, GoDaddy Certificate of Outstanding Achievement�and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Embedded Systems: Senior Division for the project titled A Novel Framework for Optimizing Neural Network Performance by Morphing Systolic Arrays at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alisha GoyalVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005049Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Alisha Goyal won 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, American Psychological Association Achievement in Research in Psychological Science, a UofA $2,000 Scholarship, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Behavioral and Social Sciences: Senior Division for the project Adolescents' motivations for social media and effects on anxiety at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. She will progress now to the Intel ISEF taking place May 13-18 in Pittsburgh. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005066Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) Colin Shunk, Eashani Ghosh and Mikey Cozza won 1st place in Plant Sciences: Elementary Division for the project titled Hydroponics at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arizona Science and Engineering FairVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005074Perry High - (2017-2018) Aidan Powers won 1st place, Grand Canyon University Summer Institute for High School Students Award, Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Engineering Mechanics: Senior Division for the project titled Designing the Fastest CO2 Car at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004940Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Lakshmi Vallabhaneni who was one of 150 high school seniors selected out of 90,000 applicants nationwide to receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation for 2018. She will be honored at the 30th annual Coca-Cola Scholars Banquet in April. 2018 Coke Scholars 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005627Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) William Shan won 2nd place at level 2 in Arizona in the 2018 Math Kangaroo International competition. Math Kangaroo in the USA website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004973Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Katherine Chou was named a 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Gold Medalist for her Poetry submission titled Bingo. The national recognition ceremony will take place at Carnegie Hall on June 7th in New York City. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Miranda Vega and Natasha ZimmermanVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005011Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Miranda Vega and Natasha Zimmerman who won 1st Place in the Division II AZ State Speech and Debate Tournament on March 10th.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lizzy KayeVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005384Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Lizzy Kaye on winning 1st Place as part of the Nursery/Landscape Team and 1st Place Individually at the Future Farmers of America (FFA) State Competition! Good luck at the FFA National Convention. CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer National Hispanic ScholarsVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004943Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Class of 2019 National Hispanic Scholars: Evelyn Jimenez, Jonah Melo, Nicole Carmiol and Sierra LeVoy. These students scored in the top 2.5% on the PSAT/NMSQT among all Hispanic and Latino test-takers in our region. College Board National Hispanic Recognition Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer 2018 Coca-Cola ScholarVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004944Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) 2018 Senior, Kaiti Yoo, has earned the prestigious Coca-Cola Scholarship. Kaiti is among 150 high school seniors selected from 90,000 applicants nationwide who will receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation. She will attend the 2018 Scholars Weekend in Atlanta and participate in training at the Leadership Development Institute. Congratulations again, Kaiti, on being awarded this very prestigious scholarship. 2018 Coke Scholars 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Miarrah JacksonVisit Chandler Early College WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005434Chandler Early College - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Miarrah Jackson on earning State Finalist in Fashion Merchandising Written Event at the State DECA Event. Great Job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kameron DawsonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005436Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Kameron Dawson on earning 1st Place Finalist in Business Services Management Role Play at the State DECA Event. Great Job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Auxier Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004990Auxier Elementary - (2017-2018) Auxier Elementary was recognized as a Project Lead the Way (PLTW ) Distinguished School. There were only three schools recognized as such in Arizona and CUSD has two of them! The PLTW recognition program is designed to honor district and schools committed to increasing student access, engagement and achievement in their PLTW programs. PLTW Distinguished Districts/Schools 2017-18 for Arizona 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004949Basha High - (2017-2018) Basha High was recognized as a Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Distinguished School. There were only three schools recognized as such in Arizona, and CUSD has two of them! The PLTW recognition program is designed to honor district and schools committed to increasing student access, engagement and achievement in their PLTW programs. PLTW Distinguished Districts/Schools 2017-18 for Arizona 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha High FFAVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004950Basha High - (2017-2018) Basha FFA wins State! The Nursery/Landscape team placed first and will proudly represent Arizona at the FFA National Convention in Indiana. The team consisted of: Livi Lawrence (5th); Lauren Myers (3rd); Sam Bouvier (2nd); and Lizzy Kaye (1st). The Agronomy team placed 7th. Brendan Berry was 6th high individual in Agricultural Mechanics, and Kaleigh Walker was recognized for high test score in Horse Evaluation.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Regeneron Science Talent Search Scholar, Sachin KonanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004979Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS) is the nation's most prestigious pre-college science competition. Sachin Konan, a Hamilton senior from Mrs. Nipar's science research class, was chosen as one of the 300 Scholars to win the Regeneron Science Talent search for his project. He was chosen from 1,600 applicants from across the country for his potential as a scientist as well as the high quality of his past research work. Congratulations, Sachin, on your hard work! Regeneron STS 2018 Scholars 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Dance CompanyVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004980Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton Dance Company became five time State Champions in the Varsity Jazz division, and placed 2nd in the Varsity Hip Hop division. The girls also advanced to the finals for the first time at Universal Dance Association's National Dance Team Championship back in February. Hamilton Junior Dance Company competed in the Varsity Dance category at State this past Saturday and placed 2nd. Congratulations to the Hamilton Dance Company team!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Named a School of Excellence in Civic Engagement by the Arizona Department of EducationVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004981Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton was named a School of Excellence in Civic Engagement by the Arizona Department of Education. Hamilton We The People students Kelsey Johnson and Shaantala Shenoy, along with instructor Mr. Jake Harvey and Mr. Farabee, represented Hamilton High School at the award ceremony. The award ceremony took place at Desert Willow Conference Center. Superintendent of Public instruction Diane M. Douglas was also present. What a great honor for Hamilton High School!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Varsity CheerleadersVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004984Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Please congratulate your Varsity Cheerleaders on winning 1st place this past weekend in the Division I All Girl division at the Arizona State Cheerleading/Pom Tournament. They have worked so hard for this, and they truly deserve it!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004964Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS's Ag Business Management Team won first place at State and qualified for national convention in October.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha Kismet Dance Company, Cheer and PomVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004948Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha Spirit for a big weekend March 3rd with four state title wins! Basha's Kismet Dance Company: State Champs Varsity Dance! Basha Varsity Cheer: State Champs Coed Varsity Show Cheer! Basha Pom: State Champs Varsity Pom! Basha Freshmen Cheer: State Champs Freshman Show Cheer!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sean CyganVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004941Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Sean Cygan who received four Regional Gold Keys (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the most in Arizona, for his Ceramics & Glass submissions titled Crumbling Bridge, Nezha and Saros the Archangel, and his Sculpture submission titled Paper Coil Baskets. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Michelle YooVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005001Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Michelle Yoo who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Critical Essay submission titled Troubles of Social Technology. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Michelle also earned a Silver Key for her Personal Essay/Memoir The Process of Failure and an Honorable Mention in Poetry for Two Girls I'm Not. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Award WinnersVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004958Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Jennifer Tran who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Painting submission titled Blossom River. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004958Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Mayci Vannasap who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Drawing & Illustration submission titled Kai. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. [SEE PHOTO ABOVE] Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005002Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Katherine Chou who received Regional Gold Keys (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Mixed Media submission titled You Don't Know the Half of it, and her Poetry submission titled Bingo. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005003Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Maggie Han who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Painting submission titled Take the Plunge. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005004Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Katrina Jia who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Painting submission titled Determination. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005005Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Angela Kan who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Painting submission titled Memorial Day. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005006Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Grace Zhang who received a Regional Gold Key (1st place) in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her Poetry submission titled Musings on the Pledge. Regional Gold Key work is currently being considered for national recognition in New York City, to be announced March 13, 2018. Scholastic Art & Writing Awards website: What We Do 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Emily Havey, Culinary SeniorVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004986Perry High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Culinary senior Emily Havey who won the National Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) Meatless Monday Recipe Competition. The challenge: to create an original, innovative meatless grains dish and impress a distinguished panel of judges. The Winners of the 2018 Nationwide C-CAP Meatless Monday Recipe Competition 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kale McFadden, Andres Gonzalez-Bonillas, Kameron Dawson, Alexis Correa and Omar VargasVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004952Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Kale McFadden, Andres Gonzalez-Bonillas, Kameron Dawson, Alexis Correa and Omar Vargas who scored in the top 2.5% on the PSAT/NMSQT among all Hispanic and Latino test-takers in the region.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton IPPF Debate teamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004667Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Debate teams from around the world entered the 2017-18 International Public Policy Forum (IPPF) competition. By the end, sixteen teams remained... and one of them is from Hamilton! Sponsored by the Brewer Foundation and New York University, the IPPF is the first and only competition that gives high school students from around the world the opportunity to engage in written and oral debates on issues of public policy. Advancing students are eligible to win a $10,000 grand prize. International Public Policy Forum website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lilly WeberVisit Navarrete Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004703Navarrete Elementary - (2017-2018) Navarrete 5th grader Lilly Weber was named the overall winner in the Arizona Music Educators Association Student Composition Festival. The composition festival for music writers is open to K-12 grade levels.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Finalists in the 2018 Competition for National Merit ScholarshipsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004645Chandler High - (2017-2018) Daphne Baker, Jonathan Chiou, Seth Chun (not pictured), Travis Covitz, and Brian Nguyen were named Finalists in the 2018 Competition for National Merit Scholarships.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Billy BolgerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004649Chandler High - (2017-2018) Billy Bolger, CHS senior, was named a Valley of the Sun Chapter - National Football Foundation and Fiesta Bowl Charities 2017-2018 Scholar Athlete! Billy led the Wolves to several wins during the football season and has a 4.7 GPA.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Varsity Wrestling State ChampVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004607Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our first wrestling state champion! Yousuf Halik made Knights history when he won the D4 AIA State Heavyweight title!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Bobby "Gator" GrovesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004615Chandler High - (2017-2018) Bobby "Gator" Groves, CHS senior, is the 2018 Division 1 State Champion and only the 32nd ever in Arizona history, a four-time state champion.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Zach EspalinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004616Chandler High - (2017-2018) Zach Espalin, CHS Freshman, earned State Champion honors for his weight class.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleckzandra AgustinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004638Chandler High - (2017-2018) Aleckzandra Agustin, CHS senior, has been named the U.S. winner and been awarded the 2017 Goethe-Institut's Award of Excellence. In addition to answering all of the quiz questions correctly, the judges were blown away by Aleckzandra's video about why she wanted to travel to Germany. She will be travelling to Germany this summer to attend a 3-week-long German language class either in Berlin or Bremen. Goethe-Institut Award of Excellence website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Academice Decathlon Regional TrophyVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004654Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Academic Decathlon team, Lena Han, Jane Wang, Jake Nance, Zuzia Stechly, Megan Ridgway, Tina Chang, Orrin Clark, Madisyn GoodBallet, and Albert Chang, who brought home individual medals and the Regional trophy for the 3rd consecutive year! Lena, Jane and Jake ALL earned perfect math scores and finished as the top three scorers in the entire competition (of about 180 total competitors). They also swept the Art medals, exemplifying domination of both STEM and the Humanities.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Monet TamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004656Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Monet Tam, Distinguished Finalist in the prestigious Prudential Spirit of Community Award Program. Monet has served with the Chandler Mayor's Youth Commission since 2013 and, as its chair, leads 18 commission members in organizing and executing community events. Driven to inspire other teens to get involved with their local government, she dedicates five to 10 hours a week to her commission responsibilities, responsible for hosting 14 local celebrations and activities a year. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards: Top Youth Volunteers In Each State Selected In 23rd Annual National Awards Program 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Emperor Science Award winner, Maggie HanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004657Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton sophomore Margaret Han for being the 2018 Emperor Science Award winner. The 2018 Emperor Science Award program is committed to helping all students who have a passion for science join the next generation of cancer researchers. Through this award program, 100 winning students from across the country will be paired with a university-level mentoring scientist to collaborate on a cancer research project. Emperor Science Award - PBS Media: Announcing the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers! 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer 5th graders Mikey Cozzza, Eashani Ghosh and Colin ShunkVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004701Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy 5th graders Mikey Cozzza, Eashani Ghosh and Colin Shunk who placed third in the Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge out of 233 teams! Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge Brochure 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004608Basha High - (2017-2018) Nurse and JROTC instructor save student in cardiac arrest. Check out our heroes being recognized on Channel 15! If you see Mike, Cliff, or Lynn, let them know how awesome they are! ABC 15 Video - Team effort: School nurse, JROTC instructor saves Basha High School student in cardiac arrest 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Senior Angel MoralesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004534Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Chandler High senior Angel Morales who won the 2018 Reserve Senior Champion Showman at the Yuma Saila (Southern Arizona International Livestock Association).  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS's Model United Nations studentsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004535Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS's Model United Nations students were invited once again to be part of Harvard Model UN. They joined 3,000 students from around the world in Boston the last week of January to take part in this prestigious conference. The conference gave students the opportunity to experience real world learning regarding the United Nations. Students were also able to tour American history sites such as the Freedom Trail, National Battle Road, and Walden Pond.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler High School Varsity CheerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004537Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High School Varsity Cheer beat out 19 teams and won the 2018 Division I Co-Ed Cheer competition at Chase Field. They are coached by Kendra Van Norman. Congratulations, State Champion Wolves!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004552Chandler Unified School District - (2017-2018) The 14th Annual Induction Ceremony to the Chandler Sports Hall of Fame recognized seven from CUSD at the Chandler Center for the Arts Saturday, February 10th. CUSD's inductees: Hannah Carson, 2012 Chandler High graduate; Stephen Carson, Chandler High track and field coach; Tony Cascio, 2008 Hamilton High graduate; Glenn Love, 2007 Hamilton High graduate; Sidney Parsons, 2006 Hamilton High graduate; Paul Perkins, 2012 Chandler High graduate; Mike Woods, Hamilton High baseball coach.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Brain Bee, Katherine ChouVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004565Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton sophomore Katherine Chou who competed in the Brain Bee at Midwest University. Katherine was the only student from Hamilton to compete in the Arizona Regional Brain Bee, becoming one of the 20 finalists out of more than 160 students from high schools all around the state. Good luck in the finals, Katherine!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Baseball Coach, Mike WoodsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004566Hamilton High - (2017-2018) The Chandler Sports Hall of Fame recognizes seven from CUSD. Congratulations to the inductees from Hamilton High: Tony Cascio, 2008 Hamilton High graduate; Glenn Love, 2007 Hamilton High graduate; Sidney Parsons, 2006 Hamilton High graduate; and Mike Woods, Hamilton High baseball coach.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Emily McDonaldVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005491Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Emily McDonald on qualifying for the National Competition in Costume Construction and also running the tech for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sabrina NewmanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005492Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Sabrina Newman on qualifying for the National Competition in Sound Design and also running the tech for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ella AiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005493Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Ella Ai on qualifying for the National Competition in Theatre Marketing and also running the tech for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Griffen McClendonVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005494Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Griffen McClendon on qualifying for the National Competition in Theatre Marketing and also running the tech for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Grace GhaliVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005488Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Grace Ghali on contributing to the Tech Crew for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Atreya SebastianVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005489Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Atreya Sebastian on contributing to the Tech Crew for the winning Regional Top One Act. Great job! CTE Programs 
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