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    Divider and spacer Canine Companions for IndependenceVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007619Ryan Elementary - (2019-2020) Principal Diane Wells and technology teacher Monikkah Heredia attended and presented a check to Canine Companions for Independence at their annual golf tournament in September.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Step up Stop Cancer ChallengeVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007633Ryan Elementary - (2019-2020) Ryan Elementary students and staff raised $643.00 for the Phoenix Children's Hospital Step up, Stop Cancer Challenge!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Storybook YogaVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007506Ryan Elementary - (2019-2020) Ryan Elementary K-4th graders unwind and practice yoga during their Storybook Yoga afterschool class.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Milton SommerfeldVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007337Ryan Elementary - (2019-2020) Congratulations to our outstanding Ryan Elementary teacher Mr. Milton Sommerfeld who was chosen as a 12 News A+ Teacher of the Week! Click below to check out the video and story. Trisha Hendricks 12 News Facebook video: This week's 12 News A+ Teacher of the Week! 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Team Building WorkshopVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007323Ryan Elementary - (2019-2020) Ryan teachers and staff welcomed the new school year with a Team Building Workshop!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Art Contest WinnersVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007408Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 4th graders Emma Robertson from Ashleigh Leigh class, Avery Lynn from Lisa Reynolds' classs, and Wynter Bowling and Vivian Sherman from Skip Neeley's class who were among nineteen winners out of over 700 entries in the City of Chandler Environmental Art Contest. Their work will be displayed in the City of Chandler calendar next year. The contest is designed to illustrate the importance of reducing waste, conserving water and preventing pollution. It is also an opportunity for students to learn more about environmental stewardship in their community and can become a catalyst for environmental education in the classroom. City of Chandler: Environmental Art Contest website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan CelebrationVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007414Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) The Arizona Educational Foundation honored Ryan Elementary Monday as an A+ School of Excellence for 2019. Photo Album: Ryan Celebrates A+ Status 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Battle of the Books TeamVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006966Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congatulations to Ryan's Battle of the Books team who competed in the district semi-finals.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Avery, Emma, Vivian and WynterVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006862Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Avery, Emma, Vivian and Wynter -- four of the 19 citywide winners in the Chandler Environmental Art Contest.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Elementary, A Plus SchoolVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006946Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) A+ School of Excellence: Congratulations to all of the students, faculty, and staff of Ryan Elementary, which has been named an A+ School of Excellence™ by the Arizona Educational Foundation! A+ Schools of Excellence™ is a comprehensive school assessment program that challenges school teams to work together to identify areas of excellence in teaching, learning, climate, community building, and leadership. A+ Schools are celebrated and recognized as outstanding. Earning the highly prestigious A+ designation spotlights the positive successes happening in public schools every day! Arizona Educational Foundation A+ Schools of Excellence 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006859Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Avery Lynn whose drawing was one of 19 winners in the Chandler Environmental Art Contest.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Senator Mesnard visited the campusVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006860Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary students and staff hosted a visit from Arizona State Senator J.D. Mesnard in April.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Carly, Jordin and HelenaVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006861Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Ryan students Carly, Jordin and Helena -- the Ryan Battle of the Books winning team!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Katherine RomanVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006927Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) The Sun Lakes Rotary last week honored Katherine Roman from Ryan Elementary as teacher of the month for February. She received a framed certificate, a $100 personal award from the Sun Lakes Rotary and an additional $100 from Trust Bank to be used in her classroom.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006715Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Ryan student Helena Sherman who was accepted into Showstoppers Show Choir as a future Payne Junior High 7th grader!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Project LinusVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006627Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) All Ryan Elementary 6th grade classes teamed up and collected over $300 to buy fleece blanket kits. They made 62 blankets to donate to Project Linus. This organization gives new, homemade, blankets to children who are sick or who have experienced trauma. This is our 5th year doing the project. Project Linus website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006628Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to the following Ryan Elementary students who were chosen to participate in the CUSD 6th grade honor band or orchestra. Band: Ashley Woodburn, Sarah McGowan and Helena Sherman. Orchestra: Hannah Johnson, Macey Johnson, Jordin Cowing, Jensen Holbrook and Kailani Higgins.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer HISEF 2019 Award WinnersVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006586Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 5th Grade award winners Kristy Nguyen, Tatum Hernandez and Eden Myers who won Honorable Mention in Physics & Astronomy at the 2019 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled Levitating Magnets. HISEF 2019 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer HISEF 2019 Award WinnersVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006587Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 6th Grade award winners Ashley Woodburn and Rylynn Kornegay who won Honorable Mention in Plant Sciences at the 2019 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled How Much Acid Can a Plant Take?. HISEF 2019 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer HISEF 2019 Award WinnersVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006584Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 5th Grade award winners Ellie Wilde and Mckenna Jones who won 2nd Place in Physics & Astronomy at the 2019 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled The Trail of Footprints. HISEF 2019 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer HISEF 2019 Award WinnersVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006585Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 5th Grade award winners Drew Martin and Logan Engelken who won Honorable Mention in Mathematical Sciences at the 2019 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled Dice Probabilities. HISEF 2019 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Alexandra Adams, Lions Peace Poster Contest State WinnerVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006128Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) On December 6, the Sun Lakes Lions Club hosted its Lions International Peace Poster awards ceremony. This program encourages young people ages 11-13 to create a poster on a different theme selected annually by Lions International. The theme for this year was "Kindness Matters." The Sun Lakes club selected the poster submitted by Alexandra Adams of Ryan Elementary forward for state judging. She won at the state level, and her poster has been sent to Lions International for further review. The International winner will receive a $5,000 award and a trip to New York. Good luck, Alexandra! Lions Club International Peace Poster Contest 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Tower GardenVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006041Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Four classrooms at Ryan Elementary are participating in a Tower Garden STEM project. Erica Marsh's class was the first to start planting, and has already harvested lettuce and spinach twice.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Hygiene drive to benefit St. Vincent de Paul in ChandlerVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006042Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary students and staff sponsored a hygiene drive to benefit St. Vincent de Paul in Chandler.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Care packages to troops stationed in AfghanistanVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006043Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary students and staff donated enough items to send 16 care packages to troops stationed in Afghanistan. Photo of: Ryan 3rd grade teacher Mrs. Golisch and the 16 care packages filled with items donated by Ryan students and staff. Mrs. Golisch's husband is currently stationed in Afghanistan.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer 42 turkeys donated to St. Vincent de PaulVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006044Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary 6th grade students raised enough money to buy 42 turkeys to donate to St. Vincent de Paul.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Alex AdamsVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006039Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Alex Adams, first place winner in the district Peace Poster Contest sponsored by the Sun Lakes Lion Club. Lions Club International - Peace Poster Contest 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Veterans Day PicnicVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006040Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary held a Veterans Day Picnic in November hosting over 350 guests.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Jump Rope for Heart Campaign RecognitionVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005842Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) At the Board meeting on Wednesday, September 12th, the American Heart Association (AHA) recognized Chandler Unified as the number one district in Arizona and the eighth in the Western States for the Jump Rope for Heart campaign. Additionally, top teachers were recognized: Jennifer Traficano (Tarwater), David Angell (Ryan) and Grace Alvarado (CTA Goodman) on 30 years of service to AHA. They also presented a CPR kit for a high school.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Book FairVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005756Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan Elementary parents, students and staff held a successful book fair, putting the equivalent of 2,700 books in our student's hands which will generate approximately 486,000 voluntary reading minutes!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Elementary Student CouncilVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005753Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) The Ryan Elementary student council held a school supply drive to benefit Shumway Leadership Academy.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer 6th Grade CATSVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005754Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Ryan 6th grade CATS students used deductive reasoning and their microscope skills to determine an unknown substance.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer 4th Grade StudentsVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005755Ryan Elementary - (2018-2019) Our 4th grade students completed a STEM activity in which they designed a garden for Ryan Elementary.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Jacob Druhe and Luke VermeulenVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004922Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to 6th Grade award winners Jacob Druhe and Luke Vermeulen who won 3rd Place in Plant Sciences at the 2018 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled Algae Growth. HISEF 2018 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Shane SmithVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004923Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to 6th Grade award winner Shane Smith who won 1st Place in Computer Science at the 2018 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the project titled RFID Reader Blocking: What Works and What Doesn't. HISEF 2018 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kitchen StaffVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004588Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Ryan Elementary kitchen staff who earned an "A" rating from the state of Arizona.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Basha High Drum Line Visits RyanVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004589Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) The Basha High Drum Line visited Ryan Elementary on February 1, 2018.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Tracy SilvaVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004507Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Ryan teacher Tracy Silva, one of nine CUSD teachers who recently earned their National Board Certification (NBC). The process was rigorous but worthwhile for these teachers. National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and to generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide. It is the most respected professional certification available in K-12 education. National Board for Professional Teaching Standards website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Staff and students of Ryan ElementaryVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004587Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Staff and students of Ryan Elementary celebrated the 100th day of school on Jan 18, 2018.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Karla PalafoxVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004491Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Karla Palafox, the AAA staff member of the year for Ryan Elementary!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ancient Civilizations ParadeVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004492Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary 6th grade classes held their ancient civilizations parade in December.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Peace Poster School WinnerVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004433Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ethan Quirie represented Ryan Elementary at the Sun Lakes Lions Club Peace Poster Contest.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Turkey DriveVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004332Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary 6th grade classes raised enough money to buy 23 turkeys for St. Vincent de Paul of Chandler.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Hygiene drive to benefit St. Vincent de PaulVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004278Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary 6th grade classes sponsored a hygiene drive to benefit St. Vincent de Paul in Chandler.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Wall of Gratitude and Remembrance Pie PartyVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004279Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary 5th grade classes held a Wall of Gratitude and Remembrance Pie Party to honor Veterans.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Cynthia SherwoodVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004093Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Cynthia Sherwood who was chosen as the Sun Lakes Rotary teacher of the month for October.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer School-wide fiber driveVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004062Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary Student Council sponsored a school-wide fiber drive. Over 2,077 lbs. of fiber were collected!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004100Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Ryan Elementary for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Elementary Students and Staff Jump Rope for HeartVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003931Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Over $8,000 has been raised for Jump Rope for Heart with additional pledges still being added. Ryan Elementary has raised almost $80,000 dollars for Jump Rope for Heart since it opened in 2006!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ryan Elementary Students and StaffVisit Ryan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003930Ryan Elementary - (2017-2018) Ryan Elementary students and staff are participating in the Time to Shine Campaign in support of Phoenix Children's Hospital. Over $1,400.00 has been earned through bracelet and ribbon sales.  
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