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    Arthur Argueta
    Arthur Argueta won the San Tan District Agriculture Teachers Association (AATA) Teacher of the Year award. Mr. Argueta was recognized for his hard work at Chandler High as an Agriculture Teacher. Mr. Argueta manages the CHS FFA Farm, organizes the broiler chicken production and harvesting, and manages student projects within agricultural engineering and small stock animals. Mr. Argueta will compete for the State AATA Teacher of the Year.
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    Chandler FFA Lamb Auction
    Chandler Future Farmers of America (FFA) students hosted a lamb auction. FFA students Jayda Schmerfeld won her bid on a black faced wether lamb. Raynele Harrington and Ricardo Tapia are inspecting lambs to bid on. Four Chandler FFA students recently purchased lambs for the Maricopa County Fair. Congratulations to Adrianna Erwin, Jayda Schmerfeld, Ricardo Tapia, and Raynele Harrington.
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    Kerry Croswhite Invitational swim meet
    Chandler High ROTC helped kick off the inaugural Kerry Croswhite Invitational swim meet on September 11-12.
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    Teachers Katie Nash (Chandler High), Jennifer Chastain (Andersen Elementary), and Michelle Capriotti (Casteel High) are three of the 32 Arizona Leading for Change Leaders Fellows for the 2021-2022 year. This year they will work as fellows to enhance their leadership and advocacy skills as they work alongside civic leaders to enhance the lives and opportunities for Arizona students and families.
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    CHS Badminton
    Congratulations to CHS Badminton on their excellent showing at the Highland Flying Feathers Tournament. Seniors Mattie Shumaker and Tegan Sanders went undefeated all weekend and won the Flying Feathers Doubles A Championship. Great work, Wolves!
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    Mattie Shumaker
    Congratulations to Chandler High senior Mattie Shumaker who was selected for the Highland Flying Feathers All-Tourney team.
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    Salt River Stories
    Over the past year, U.S. History students in Darla Tate's Chandler High classroom (as well as students from Brianna Willits' Hamilton High and Dean Schiche's Basha High classrooms) took part in the Student Historians' Project. Students learned local history through primary sources and how Chandler history mirrored national and global narratives. Working in partnership with Arizona State University and the Chandler Museum, students publish their research into these stories in the digital archive, SaltRiverStories.org. Check out one sample story here.
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    Dillon Hunter
    Dillon Hunter, CHS Senior and a member of the soccer team, was named a 2020-2021 Scholar Athlete of the Year by the National Alliance of African American Athletes- Phoenix Chapter. Dillon maintains a 3.3 GPA while involved in numerous activities in and outside of school.
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    National Champions
    Layla Alwaely, Adamaris Lopez Morales, Kiara Wynn and their teacher Ms. Christy Herndon modeled work ethic, dedication, camaraderie, and enthusiasm, and brought home three medals from Nationals in Nashville, TN in June. The Early Childhood Ed program showed the rest of the nation what the School of Champions is all about. Great work, Wolves!
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    Arizona Football Defensive Player of the Year
    Brandon Buckner (Class of 2021- currently at the University of Oregon) was honored during the inaugural USA Today High School Sports Awards celebration. Brandon was named Arizona's Football Defensive Player of the Year.
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    Arizona Boys Wrestler of the Year
    Zach Espalin (Class of 2021 - currently at the US Naval Academy), was honored during the inaugural USA Today High School Sports Awards celebration. Zach was named Arizona's Boys Wrestler of the Year.
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    USA TODAY High School Sports Awards
    Three CHS athletes were honored during the inaugural USA TODAY High School Sports Awards celebration on August 5th. USA TODAY celebrated the most elite high school athletes, coaches, and teams at the national level. Out of the top 21 athletes honored across Arizona, Chandler High had three!
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    Arizona Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year
    Trinity Henderson (CHS Senior), was honored during the inaugural USA Today High School Sports Awards celebration. Trinity was named Arizona's Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year.
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    Gloria Garza-Wells
    Ms. Gloria Garza-Wells, CHS Social Studies Teacher, was one of 15 women recognized on Chandler Lifestyle's 2021 Women of Chandler list. Ms. Garza Wells is celebrated for being "powerful, inspiring, and making the world a better place" through her work with her nonprofit, Instituto De Folklor Mexicano. (Picture Credit Chandler Lifestyle)
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    AVCA Academic Award
    The Chandler Wolves Volleyball Teams earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Academic Award. Chandler High's volleyball teams maintained a minimum year-long 3.3 GPA last year. Special congratulations to Chandler Girls Volleyball for earning Honor Roll for being in the top 20% nationally.
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    FFA Conduct of Meeting Team
    Chandler FFA (Future Farmers of America) had a successful State Leadership Conference June 9 and 10. Our Conduct of Meeting Team placed 1st and will go to the National FFA Convention in October to represent Arizona. Members include: Annabelle Williams, Kate Rogers, Sherilyn Villalobos, Natalie Cunitz, Natalie Valliere, Jena Forshee, Mady Newell, and Ben Higgins.
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    Parliamentary Procedure Team
    The Chandler High FFA (Future Farmers of America) Parliamentary Procedure Team placed 2nd at the 2021 Arizona FFA State Leadership Conference. We had an impressive showing of Leadership Development Events with a prepared public speaker (Abigail Dominguez presented a speech on Algorithms on social media and the effects on the agriculture industry), Extemporaneous Public Speaking contestant (Jayden Miller spoke on the importance of Agricultural Literacy) , and two FFA Creed Speakers. Hailey Hutchison won the Creed Speaking contest and will go to Nationals.
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    Silver Star Chapter
    Chandler FFA (Future Farmers of America) was named a Silver Star Chapter at the 2021 Arizona FFA State Leadership Conference.
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    Maya Schmerfeld
    Congratulations to Maya Schmerfeld who won her division of the Agriscience Fair (experiment on floral life using alternative floral foam) at the 2021 Arizona FFA (Future Farmers of America) State Leadership Conference and will go to Nationals to represent Arizona.
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    FFA State Degree Winners
    Chandler FFA (Future Farmers of America) had five FFA State Degree winners. Congratulations to Chandra Andazola, Nina Baldenegro, Mike Arias, Kaylie Gross, and Kaylee Patino. These students worked for four years on their Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) to earn their State FFA Degrees.
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    FFA State Scholarship Winners
    Congratulations to Mike Arias, Chandra Andazola, and Nina Baldenegro who received Arizona FFA (Future Farmers of America) scholarships.
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    Adrianna Camacho
    Congratulations to Adrianna Camacho, winner of the Sun Lakes Rotary (SLRC) Club's 2021 "Service above Self" Scholarship. Adrianna has a 4.4 GPA, has been in AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) for four years, and will attend ASU to study Nursing.
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    Eighteen Chandler High student-athletes participated in Spring Signing Day and signed letters of intent to compete in athletics at the collegiate level.
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    Hana Fisher
    Hana Fisher received the Louis Armstrong award, the highest obtainable nationwide high school band award.
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    Katarina Fenner and Jose Castro
    Katarina Fenner and Jose Castro have received the John Philip Sousa Awards, the highest obtainable nationwide high school band awards.
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    Girls Track Team
    Chandler High track coaches and athletes received CUSD and Premier Region recognition:
    • All-Premier Girls Track Team: Athlete of the Year: Trinity Henderson (pictured); Coach of the Year: Eric Richardson; 1st Team: Trinity Henderson, Sheena Cumberbatch, Makayla Long, Makayla Hunter, Tara Sommerville, Imani Sells, Eryn Garrett, Kylee Kragrud, Jocelyn Johnson, and Katelyn Kragrud
    • All-CUSD Girls Track Team 1st Team: Trinity Henderson, Jocelyn Johnson, Erykah Garrett, Sheena Curmberbatch, Makayla Hunter, Eryn Garrett, and Tara Sommerville

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    Devyn Rodriguez and Macy Winn
    Devyn Rodriguez was named First Team Singles for All-CUSD and the Premier Region in Tennis. Devyn and Macy Winn were also named First Team Doubles.
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    Volleyball Team Recognition
    Several CHS boys volleyball players received All-Premier Region and All-CUSD team recognition. All-Premier Region:
    • Carson Winn - Defensive Player of the Year
    • Gunner Rodarte - First Team Hitter/Middle Blocker
    • Wyatt Brown - Second Team Hitter/Middle Blocker
    • Ryder Kelley - Second Team Setter/Middle Blocker
    • Tyler Henderson, Drew Steele - Honorable Mention
    All-CUSD:
    • Gunner Rodarte, Carson Winn - First Team
    • Wyatt Brown, Tyler Henderson - Honorable Mention

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    Softball Team Recognition
    The CHS softball team received All-Premier Region and All-CUSD team recognition. All-Premier Region:
    • Brynn-Jordan Smythe, Brianna Williams - 1st Team Position Player
    • Cassandra Montano, Anisa Reynolds - 2nd Team Position Player
    • Alex Martinez, Laila Hasan - Honorable Mention
    All-CUSD:
    • Brynn-Jordan Smythe - 1st Team Outfielder
    • Cassandra Montano, Anisa Reynolds - Honorable Mention
    • Brianna Williams - 1st Team Infielder

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    Congratulations to Cassandra Montano who participated in Spring Signing Day and signed a letter of intent to compete in softball at Mesa Community College.
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    Congratulations to Drew Steele who participated in Spring Signing Day and signed a letter of intent to compete in volleyball at Queens University.
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    Congratulations to our Chandler High athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during Spring Signing Day to compete in baseball: Jackson York - Lancaster Bible College; Patrick Morris and Danny Noli - Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Michael Martinez and Anthony Makinster - Benedict College (SC); Brok Liu - Emory University; and Michael Kasik - Concordia University.
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    Congratulations to our Chandler High athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during Spring Signing Day to compete in cross country/track: Sophia Hackett - Portland State University; and Tomas Soqui - Mesa Community College.
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    Congratulations to our Chandler High athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during Spring Signing Day to compete in basketball: Carson Kelly - Scottsdale Community College; and Elijah Johnson - George Fox University.
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    Congratulations to our Chandler High Cross athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during Spring Signing Day to compete in track and field: Erykah Garrett and Eryn Garrett - Jackson State University.
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    Congratulations to Makenna Carrillo who participated in Spring Signing Day and signed a letter of intent to compete in volleyball at Cal State University Stanislaus.
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    Congratulations to our Chandler High athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during Spring Signing Day to compete in football: Mason Winkelmann - Lake Forest College; and Anthony Brewer - Augustana University.
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    Boys Track Team
    Chandler High track coaches and athletes received CUSD and Premier Region recognition:
    • All-Premier Boys Track Team 1st Team: Tyson Tippett, Danny Jenkins, Jamere Haskell, Amar Elmore, Andereya Nsubuga, Eli Sanders, Deven Shepherd, Otis Knapper, and Pablo Mejia; Coach of the Year- Matt Lincoln
    • All-CUSD Boys Track Team 1st Team: Quaron Adams, Travis Roberts, Jamere Haskell, and Amar Elmore

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    State FFA Champion Farm Business Management Team
    Chandler FFA members are the State FFA Champion Farm Business Management Team. Chandra Andazola, Annabelle Williams, Abby Dominguez and Kaylee Patino (pictured left to right) will attend the National FFA convention in October and represent Arizona. Chandra Andazola placed 7th individually in the state, Annabelle Williams placed 3rd individually, and Kaylee Patino placed 2nd individually.
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    Blanco
    In all, Chandler FFA Members earned over $43,000 by selling their animals in the Maricopa County Fair.
    • White Steer
      Chandra Andazola raised her steer, Blanco, for the past 11 months and earned $6,000 at the Maricopa County Fair. She won the Grand Champion Senior Novice Showmanship Belt Buckle and won the Reserve Grand Champion Senior Advanced Showmanship Belt Buckle. She has a breeding heifer and it is ready to give birth this week.

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    Butterscotch
    In all, Chandler FFA Members earned over $43,000 by selling their animals in the Maricopa County Fair.
    • Butterscotch color steer
      Annabelle Williams raised her steer, Butterscotch, for the past 11 months and earned $5000 from selling her steer at the MCF. She won the Grand Champion Intermediate Novice Belt Buckle and was the State Fairs Reserve Champion Feeder Steer. She attended over 15 shows through out the year to practice showmanship in order to win the MCF Showmanship division. Annabelle is a Star Greenhand Finalist.

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    Arizona Star Greenhand Award Winners
    For the first time, Chandler FFA has two Arizona Star Greenhand award recipients: Annabelle Williams and Hailey Hutchison. The Arizona Star Greenhand award is given to a first year student with an extensive Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE). Annabelle has raised a steer for the county fair, along with 5 pigs, sheep, and chickens. She has a livestock care business where she cares for over 25 animals per day. Hailey Hutchison is also a finalist for her goat soap business. 2021 Arizona FFA State Leadership Conference VIDEO (watch from 32-38 minutes )
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    FFA Farm Sales
    Chandler High student teacher Mrs. Dorsey and Jesse Gonzalez plant tomatoes at our FFA Farm in preparation for our summer vegetable and sweet corn sales.
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    Eli Gramzinski
    SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Eli Gramzinski is a well-rounded young man with an aura of positivity who shines academically as well. He received the Hoop of Learning Scholarship to attend Chandler-Gilbert Community College during high school. With dual enrollment, honors, and AP coursework, Eli graduated with 40 college credits and a weighted GPA above 4.0. Co-president of Native American club and member of National Honor Society, Eli received the Arizona Indian Education Association's academic scholarship and candidate for the Chief Manuelito Scholarship in part due to his Navajo language and Navajo government college coursework. He volunteered numerous hours at the Native Health community garden, resulting in fresh produce donated to food banks before and during the pandemic and to benefit Native Health programming. Eli will attend NAU in the fall with the Lumberjack Scholarship to study environmental science/or environmental engineering with plans to give back to his community including the Navajo Nation. Chandler High Senior Highlights
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    State Champion Teams
    The Chandler High boys and girls track teams are State Champions! The girls won their 14th state championship, and the boys won their 9th state title this weekend. Kudos to the following on 1st place finishes: Trinity Henderson (100, 200, and 400 meters), Tara Sommerville (4 x 100), Eryn Garrett (4 x 100), Imani Sells (4 x 100), Kylee Kragrud (4 x 100), Sheena Cumberbatch (triple jump), Tyson Tippett (4 x 100), Eli Sanders (4 x 100), Jamere Haskell (4 x 100), Anderya Nsubuga (4 x 100), Amare Elmore (discus), and Jamere Haskell (triple jump). Congratulations also go out to head coaches Eric Richardson and Matt Lincoln and their staffs for building and continuing the Chandler Track dynasty!
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    Honors Celebration
    Chandler High administration celebrated the over 700 students who earned a 3.5+ cumulative GPA while challenging themselves with honors, AP, and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. In addition to music, balloons, banners, and polar pops, the students received State Forty-Eight Honors Scholar T-shirts.
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    Yearbook Recognition
    Chandler High School's 2020 yearbook, PERSPECTIVES, was nationally and internationally recognized in Jostens 2021 Look Book! Chandler's El Lobo was one of only 460 yearbooks selected from over one thousand yearbooks submitted. The 2021 panel of judges, comprised of nationally recognized scholastic journalism professionals and award-winning yearbook advisers, selected the best examples of yearbook spreads and covers to make up the 304-page Look Book 2021.
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    Dalton Loyden
    Wrestler Dalton Loyden (10th grade) won the Western Regional Tournament in Utah in the 160 pound division.
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    Victor Lagunes-Chavez
    SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Victor Lagunes-Chavez was Runner-Up for FBLA State in Games and App Design. In addition to FBLA, Victor is a member of marching and symphonic bands. He has been accepted to Pittsburgh State University (KS) to study AMMT (Agriculture, Manufacturing, Management, and Technology). Chandler High Senior Highlights
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    Yushin Son
    SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Yushin Son is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate with a 4.5 GPA. She is part of the Wolf Howl newspaper staff as well as Chamber Orchestra. She will attend UC-Irvine in the fall to study Film. Chandler High Senior Highlights
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