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    Divider and spacer Santan Junior High Bella VoceVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004369Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Santan Junior High Bella Voce sang the National Anthem at ASU Marylou Fulton Teachers College Convocation. Stunning, they were an absolute hit! They even had the opportunity to do a private caroling performance for Mr. Ira Fulton and Dr. Carol Bassile, Dean of Education.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004331Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Student comment submitted: "[Thank you,] to our counselors... Mrs. Brewer, Mrs. Standifird and Mrs. Thelen for Character Counts and 100% Club!" Santan Junior High Counselors Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004281Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Santan Junior High media specialist Peggy Newendyke was recently awarded $5,000 in a grant from the Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers program in partnership with azcentral -- to make her Media Center wish for 3D printers come true! Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers Program Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Woo Hoo!!!! Congratulations to the following 2017-2018 Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) Grant winners! Santan Junior High received 10 grant awards totaling $6,400!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Melissa Stanley, Joanna Law, Megan Jeffers and Jodi Carrillo who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Enhancing Math Critiques through the Use of Group Whiteboards and Colors.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Dana Davis, Randy Conrad and Tom Calendo who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Sport Education College Bowl Championship.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teacher Caroline Bickley who was awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled A Novel Idea.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Sandra Plager and Ana Abbott who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Blended Learning in Spanish Class.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Amy Drake, Jennifer Latin, Craig English, Rodney Wielkie, Ben Mitchell, Mark Hedberg, Dirk MacGregor and Alex Randel who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled The News and You.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Kara Slupinski, Heather Johnson, Kristina Piona, Lori Heilner and Ryan Kneeling who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Structure of an Electron.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Melinda Reynolds, Stephanie Penland, Francine Frank who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled William You Show Me Shakespeare?.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teacher Martha Zimpfer-Suraci who was awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Improvmania!.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Amy Ring, Corianne Canton, Daniel Coombs, Richard Pysher and Tracy Phillips who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Arizona Ecology and Human Impact Come Alive.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004300Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teachers Taylor Janda, Suzanne Peters, Jill Meador and Megan Tankersley who were awarded a grant from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) to fund an instructional project titled Playaways for the Classroom.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Santan Junior High Cheer TeamVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004280Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) STORM WARNING! The Santan Storm Cheer Team took first place at the USA Spirit Competition on Nov. 18. This win earned them a spot to compete at the USA Jr. Nationals Competition in Anaheim, California in February. This team is full of student athletes who work hard every week by keeping their grades up, cheering on the Santan basketball teams and practicing for their competitions. GO STORM!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004216Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Santan Junior High and Santan Elementary joined forces, collecting canned food and turkeys for the Chandler Care Center. Together they collected hundreds of canned food items and a total of 88 turkeys for those in need. WAY to go, STORMERS!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004213Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Junior High Teachers who brought in $6,418 in grants from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF), to fund for a variety of student projects and materials.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Selfie Spirit DayVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004214Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Students donned their favorite costumes and posed in front of huge backgrounds of fun-filled pictures during all lunches for Selfie Spirit Day. Students could purchase a selfie bracelet in honor of Mr. Cramer's family to partake in the festivities at lunch. Proceeds from this event went to Mr. Cramer's family. Mr. Cramer, beloved 8th grade Social Studies teacher, recently passed away from a long battle with terminal cancer. Students raised over $1,000 to honor his memory.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004035Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) GREAT NEWS! 31 Santan Junior High choir students auditioned and were selected for the elite Cantaremos Honor Choir for the state of Arizona. This honor choir consists of the most accomplished vocalists in all of Arizona. The concert is at 4 pm on November 11 at Central High School in Phoenix. Tickets are $5.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004215Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Santan Junior High Booster's Check-a-thon fundraiser brought in $10,000 to benefit our school, assisting in the purchase of a new COW (Computers On Wheels cart).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Santan Junior High 8th Grade Boys Baseball TeamVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003963Santan Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Santan Junior High 8th Grade Boys Baseball Team -- the 2017-2018 East Valley Conference champs!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Santan 8th Grade Girls Basketball, East Valley Conference ChampionsVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003535Santan Junior High - (2016-2017) Congratulations to our Santan 8th grade Girls Basketball team, EVC (East Valley Conference) CHAMPIONS!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Students from: Ryan (Maxwell Henry, Logan Kilber, Michael Strazz, Luke Witte), Hull (Frankie Mock), Santan (Chris Lavin), and Carlson (Matthew Wallace, Ryan Williams)Visit Santan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003381Santan Elementary - (2016-2017) Santan student Chris Lavin, together with students from Ryan, Hull and Carlson Elementary schools, are representing the City of Chandler as members of a 10U baseball team hosting/playing against a visiting team from Tainan City, Taiwan. Some of the boys' families have been hosting two Taiwanese boys at their homes all week, as well. All of the boys were honored at the City Council meeting on 12/6.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003139Santan Junior High - (2016-2017) Congratulations to Vinayak Athava, 8th grade student at Santan Jr. High, who made the first round pick of the Broadcom Masters Competition. 2016 Broadcom MASTERS Science and Engineering Project Showcase website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003082Santan Junior High - (2016-2017) The Arizona Council on Economic Education is pleased to announce that Rhea Styer, Santan CATS ELA teacher, has been selected as the 2016 Economic Education Teacher of the Year! She was selected because of her ongoing commitment to economic and financial education through her own professional development, demonstration of her students' accomplishments at Arizona Council on Economic Education (ACEE) hosted competitions, and sharing best practices with peers. Winners and Award Event - Arizona Council on Economic Education website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer SJHS Teachers Megan Jeffers, Melissa Stanley, and Sarah WinzelerVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003141Santan Junior High - (2016-2017) Megan Jeffers, Melissa Stanley, and Sarah Winzeler of Santan Junior High were selected as part of a Writing Jam in Washington, DC by Achieve. Chosen from many applicants across the nation, their goal was to write an Algebra 1 unit on functions as there were no exemplary-rated lessons to address these standards. Writing and revising their lesson over the summer, their lesson was submitted, evaluated and selected as exemplary to be published online as an open education resource. Congratulations!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Santan Storm TroupersVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003081Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Congratulations to Martha (Molly) Zimpfer-Suraci and our brand new Santan Junior High improv team, the Santan Storm Troupers, who performed their first ever competitive improv show.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sarah Winzeler, Academic Excellence Award WinnerVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003015Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Congratulations to Santan Junior High teacher Sarah Winzeler who won the Academic Excellence Award sponsored by KEZ99 and Morrison Homes.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Santan 7th and 8th grade Boys/Girls Track & Field East Valley Conference Boys/Girls ChampionsVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003018Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Congratulations to the Santan 7th and 8th grade Boys and Girls Track & Field East Valley Conference Boys/Girls Champions! Photo Gallery Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Principal Barbara Kowalinski - Chamber of Commerce, Administrator of the Year 2016Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003014Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Congratulations to Santan Junior High principal Barbara Kowalinski who was named Chamber of Commerce - Administrator of the Year for 2016!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer SJHS Concert ChoirVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002949Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) The Santan Junior High Concert Choir, directed by Wendy Umbrianna, was awarded a Superior at the AZACDA junior high choral festival!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002966Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Santan Junior High Student Council was awarded Master Council for the 11th year in a row by the Arizona Association of Junior High Student Councils.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Missy Stanley, Megan Jeffers, Sarah Winzeler - 8th Grade SJHS Math teachersVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002851Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Congratulations to Santan Junior High 8th grade math teachers Missy Stanley, Megan Jeffers, Sarah Winzeler who were selected by ACHIEVE and professors at Scottsdale Community College in conjunction with the AZ Mathematics Program to work in Washington, DC on curriculum and assessments for functions, equations and linear mathematics. ACHIEVE Website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer SJHS Orchestra StudentsVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002850Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Eleven Santan Junior High Orchestra Students were selected to be part of the district Junior High Honor Orchestra.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Santan Junior High Cheer state champsVisit Santan Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002754Santan Junior High - (2015-2016) Santan Storm Cheer finished an amazing season by winning the STATE TITLE and placing NATIONAL RUNNER UP. The coaches are so proud of their athleticism and dedication to both the team and their academics.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer