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Divider and spacer Mrs. MartinVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004095Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Hancock's 5th grade teacher Mrs. Martin was nominated by her student Adrianna Lord for Dr. Blacker's "My Teacher Rocks program." Adrianna nominated Mrs. Martin for being sweet, nice and helping out students without being asked. Dr. Blacker of Blacker Orthodontist treated the class with pizza and a special gift for Mrs. Martin. We are so proud of Mrs. Martin!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Veterans Day PicnicVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004097Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Hancock Elementary students and their families enjoyed a beautiful day honoring our active military and veterans at the annual Veterans Day picnic. Students and staff had the opportunity to sponsor a flag to honor those who have served in the military. Profits from the flags were donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sergeant Gregg Girard Visiting Hancock ElementaryVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004098Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Third grade students at Hancock Elementary had the opportunity to hear from Marine Corps Veteran, Sergeant Gregg Girard, father of third grade teacher, Mrs. Bovard. Each year, he visits around Veteran's Day to share his story of serving in Vietnam. Students learned about Vietnam, Parris Island, his tour of duty, travels, patrols, and the traditions of the Marine Corps. It is truly an honor to host Sergeant Girard, and we thank him and all military veterans for their service to our country.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha High School Athletics Signing DayVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004069Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Basha Softball athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during the Basha High Athletics signing Day: Kenadee Rausch - UMass Amherst, and Ashley Jones - Dixie State University.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004069Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Basha Gymnastics athlete who signed a college athletic letter of intent during the Basha High Athletics signing Day: Nick Mock - Penn State.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004069Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Basha Baseball athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during the Basha High Athletics signing Day: Seth Beckstead - Grand Canyon University, Michael Perzan - Grand Canyon University, Jake Jarvis - Grand Canyon University, and Brennen Davis - University of Miami.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004069Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Basha Volleyball athletes who signed college athletic letters of intent during the Basha High Athletics signing Day: Tatum Rohme - Arizona State University, Kiana Gonsalves - San Diego State University, Allison Bartolone - John Carroll University, and Alexis Hill - Concordia University Chicago.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. Estevez' classVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004091Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Mrs. Nicole Estevez' class was featured in a Chandler Lifestyle News Article for volunteering time at the Ocotillo Gardens Senior Center. Chandler Lifestyles Magazine (article, page 27) Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. Stover's ClassVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004078Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Mrs. Stover's class for winning our Kindness Door Decorating Contest! Door Decorating Contest Slideshow Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Girls Golf State Runner-upVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004086Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton High Girls Golf team for their tremendous effort at the State Golf Championship game at the Omni Tucson National Golf Course. Our girls' team finished off the season as the state runner-up! Well done, Coach Spykstra and the entire team!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Boys' Golf TeamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004087Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton High Boys' Golf team capped off an excellent season with a 3rd place finish at the State Championship in Tucson. Congratulations to the entire Boys' Golf team and Coach Steve Kanner for their hard work. Well done, Huskies!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004088Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Brewer Foundation and New York University announced the Top 64 teams in the 17th annual International Public Policy Forum (IPPF) where high school students from around the world engage in written and oral debate on issues of public policy. IPPF received essays from 30 states and 17 countries, and Hamilton is proud to have made the Top 64! Congratulations to Arnav Bawa, Madisyn GoodBallet, Lena Han, Somil Jain, Sachin Jaishankar, Bilal Kapadya, Shardul Kothapalli, Karthik Rajkumar and Jane Wang! International Public Policy Forum website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004089Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Lady Huskies for an outstanding performance at the Flying Feathers Badminton tournament. Thalia and Abby Liu took first place for doubles. Mikenna DeBruin and Sofia Vrabcekova finished on top in the doubles consolation round. Great job, Huskies!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider 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.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha Elementary Student CouncilVisit Basha Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004067Basha Elementary - (2017-2018) Basha Elementary Student Council organized a successful Turkey Trot to benefit the Chandler CARE Center's Thanksgiving Meal Distribution. Basha families donated donated 150 turkey to help feed families in need for Thanksgiving.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The CHS Girls Cross Country TeamVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004070Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High girls cross country team won the AIA Division I State title on November 4. Congratulations to Mihajla Milovanovic, Kerri Welch, Kylie Welch, Becca Taylor, Daniela Montufar, Anna Foreman, Ava Hamilton, Morgan Foster and Brooke Eversden. The girls are coached by Matt Lincoln.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The CHS Girls Swimming TeamVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004071Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High Girls Swimming team won second at State. Boys also had a strong season and finished 4th.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Wolfpack Marching BandVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004072Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High Wolfpack marching band earned a Superior rating and music caption at the preliminary state competition and will compete at the state championships.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer World Language ExpoVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004073Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High celebrated its 10th annual World Language Expo with students showcasing their linguistic/cultural knowledge via song, dance, games, and more.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler FFAVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004074Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High Future Farmers of America (FFA) taught pumpkin lessons to 52 CUSD elementary school classroms. FFA partners with the Arizona Farm Bureau to teach agricultural literacy.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lucy AnglinVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004076Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Lucy Anglin who was nominated anonymously and recognized through the Teacher Appreciation Program sponsored by husband and wife law team, Alexis and Mark Breyer! Her prize was two movie tickets, popcorn and soda for a well-deserved night out! Husband and Wife Law Team's Monthly Teacher Appreciation Contest Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Jump Rope for Heart TeamVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004077Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman Campus - (2017-2018) Thank you to Mrs. Alvarado and the Jump Rope for Heart team. The Jump Rope for Heart raised a little over $6,300 for the American Heart Association.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer HHS Chess TeamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004082Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Hamilton Chess Team for winning the AIA Chess Team Championship! They won all five rounds against past champions including Brophy, Basis Chandler, and Catalina Foothills. Our students demonstrated their best performance despite the pressure of very close scores through the entire tournament. Congratulations to team members: Board 1 - Michael Buyer, Board 2 - Rick Sun, Board 3 - Naga Rudrapatra, Board 4 - Tejas Singh, and Board 5 - Vincent Sin and Michael Chen.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer HHS Theatre studentsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004083Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton Theatre students Paige Gagliardi and Peyton Hiles for earning two of the three final positions in the State Playwriting Competition. On November 17 and 18, their plays will be professionally directed and presented at the Thespian State Festival at Phoenix Civic Plaza.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Student Government (STUGO)Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004084Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton Student Government's first ever leadership retreat was a huge success! The students spent the weekend camping in Sedona working on team building activities and leadership.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Varsity CheerleadersVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004085Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton High School Varsity Cheerleaders competed at the AIA state qualifier competition and earned a score in the top ten to advance to State in January! Please congratulate our girls for their amazing performance!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004068Basha High - (2017-2018) Marisol Archie, Jennifer Wortzel, Melanie Alexander, Lisa Knipp and Charina DeCaro received grants from Chandler Education Foundation totaling $3,690! The WooHoo Patrol visited Basha High and surprised the teachers with awards and balloons. Projects funded: World Language - Improving Speaking and Presentations via Recorders; Building Language Acquisition through Literacy. CTE - Early Childhood STEM Buddies. Math - Calculator Fluency Project. Science - Science Engagement Demonstrations.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Storybook Pumpkin Patch decorating contestVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004075Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the winners of the Storybook Pumpkin Patch decorating contest for grades 4-6 organized by Mrs. Mendoza, our school librarian. Best in 6th: Jolie C.; Best in 5th: Jessica G.; Best in Show: Jaden L.; and Best in 4th: Chance G.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Knox Gifted Academy Grants from Chandler Education FoundationVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004092Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) Knox Gifted Academy teachers received six grants from the Chandler Education Foundation to benefit our school!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Whitney MurrayVisit Andersen Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004065Andersen Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Whitney Murray who was awarded a $442 grant from Chandler Education Foundation to fund a Behavior Basics Book Club for her self-contained classroom!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kelly HeiticVisit Andersen Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004066Andersen Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Kelly Heitic who was awarded a grant from Chandler Education Foundation for the purchase of Battle of the Books Books!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Model UNVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004080Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Students in Model UN learn about diplomacy and international relations, while building skills in research, public speaking, debate, writing, critical thinking, teamwork, and leadership. Congratulations to Hamilton students in their first competition at Westwood High: Best Policy Paper winners Ria Manathkar (General Assembly) and Brendan Manning (1st committee). Honorable mentions: Nivea Krishnan (best delegate, General Assembly) and Ika Lin (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Wish Week at HamiltonVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004081Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton Student Government (STUGO) hosted a "Wish Week" fundraiser. Our students worked really hard to plan fundraisers and events to generate donations for Make-a-Wish. They did an outstanding job and raised $2,746 for kids with terminal illnesses. What an amazing achievement by our Hamilton STUGO!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hispanic Mother Daughter ProgramVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004079Hamilton High - (2017-2018) The Hispanic Mother-Daughter Program (HMDP) is an early-outreach middle and high school program designed to increase the number of first-generation Arizona students who are qualified and prepared to enroll at ASU through direct family involvement. HMDP visited Hamilton and selected three of our many wonderful students at HHS to participate: Natalia Holton, Abigail Quintus, and Catherine Rosas-Vallejo. Thanks to Jessica Anaya, our school contact, for helping plan the visit.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer WooHoo Grant Patrol at HancockVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004096Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Check out the awesome WooHoo Grant Patrol delivering great news to our wonderful Hancock teachers! Hancock received five grants today from the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) including an author visit from Larry Dane Brimmer, Tasty Tuesday for 2nd grade, books for the library, and a pickle ball set for PE. Great job, Hancock teachers!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seven Teachers at Hull were Awarded CEF GrantsVisit Hull Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004090Hull Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to teachers at Hull who were awarded Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) grants to fund the following projects: 1st Grade - Insect Life Cycles ($730); 2nd Grade - Animal Research Reports ($380); 2nd Grade, Ms. Raaf - Coding with Ozobots ($500); 3rd Grade, Mrs. Watson - Math and Language Arts Games ($460); 4th Grade - Wiggle Wobble to Focus and Fitness ($750); CATS - Ozobots Integrated STEM ($750); and Speech, Ms. Ybarra- Communication Modeling ($500)!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The Chandler WolvesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004045Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler Wolves beat the Hamilton Huskies 50-14 to win the Battle for Arizona Avenue for the 5th year in a row, and become the 6A Premier Region Champions.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler and Hamilton fundraisers for Make-A-WishVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004046Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler and Hamilton held a number of fundraisers last week to raise $4,746.00 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation's "Wish Week."  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Link CrewVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004047Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS Link Crew hosted a Link Leader conference involving over 340 Link leaders from 12 high schools across Arizona.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Spirit WeekVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004048Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High students and staff showed their great Chandler pride leading up to the Chandler-Hamilton football game by participating in Spirit Week. The versus week pitted athletes against mathletes, cozy against classy, etc. The week culminated with a Fox10 televised pep rally.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler High Volunteer FairVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004049Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High hosted a Volunteer Fair to encourage students to give back to their community and reach their Chandler Scholar goal of 100 community service hours. Thanks to the Chandler Center for the Arts, City of Chandler Teen Council, Green Teen Corps, Mayor's Youth Commission, and others for partnering with us.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Bologna Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004038Bologna Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Tatum S., Jayden B., Josiah G., Roberto C., Gianna G., Diana H. and Karlo A. who were "caught" being leaders on campus by their teacher and will receive ice cream from the principal as their reward.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004056Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Playworks is in full swing at Jacobson, and its success is due to the dedication of the recess team (noon aides) and junior coaches (4th and 5th graders) that help on our K-1 and 2-3 playgrounds. This great program is taking place during lunch recess.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Melissa O'MalleyVisit San Marcos Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004063San Marcos Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Melissa O'Malley who was honored as the KNIX Teacher of The Month!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Student Shay ZutshiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004055Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton Football's Shay Zutshi who was chosen as the recipient of the Hamilton High School Football Chandler Rotary "Service Above Self Scholarship" winner. We're proud of our student, Shay Zutshi! Go Huskies!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004094Hancock Elementary - (2017-2018) Hancock is pleased to announce that we have earned an A letter grade with the AzMERIT assessment that tested our students on the new state standards. We are proud of our school and will continue to "Blaze a Path to the Future!"  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Zachary HillVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004037Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Zachary Hill who was randomly selected from Basha students with perfect 1st quarter attendance and was awarded a Kindle Fire. There will be another drawing 2nd quarter.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Coach Moomaw - Boys Cross Country Coach of the YearVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004054Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton High Boys' Cross Country Coach Scott Moomaw who was selected as "Boys Coach of The Year. " The All-City Coach of the Year award is voted on by peers from all Chandler District high schools. It is based on a teams' performance and other attributes throughout the season leading up to the City Meet. One of Coach Moomaw's major contributions was the pre-season 5k that he put together for all the local schools.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Adrienne SpeerVisit Patterson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004057Patterson Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Adrienne Speer, winner of the 99.9 KEZ Excellence in Education Award!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer PTO-sponsored Family Movie NightVisit Patterson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004058Patterson Elementary - (2017-2018) Thank you, Kohl's volunteers, for coming out to Charlotte Patterson's PTO-sponsored Family Movie Night to promote health and wellness!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Patterson Relay for LifeVisit Patterson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004059Patterson Elementary - (2017-2018) Patterson teachers and staff participated in Relay for Life!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Patterson Custodians, Clean School AwardVisit Patterson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004060Patterson Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Patterson custodians who earned the CUSD Clean School Award!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer The CHS Girls Cross Country TeamVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004039Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High Girls Cross Country team won the 2017 Chandler City Meet.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Boys Cross CountryVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004040Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High Boys Cross Country team won the 2017 Chandler City Meet.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004041Chandler High - (2017-2018) Kerry Welch, Kylie Welch, Becca Taylor, Ava Hamilton, Mihajla Milovanovic, Chris Ruiz, Gabe Garcia, and Graham Eversden were named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Coach Matt LincolnVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004042Chandler High - (2017-2018) Coach Matt Lincoln was named CUSD Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Recognition from the Arizona Council of Economic Education for the 2018 Calendar ContestVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004043Chandler High - (2017-2018) Two CHS students have received recognition from the Arizona Council of Economic Education for the 2018 Calendar Contest. Amanda Peet was awarded Honorable Mention (1 of 17 students statewide), and Marco Camacho will have Scarcity published in the annual calendar and receive a monetary award.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS AVID StudentsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004044Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler AVID Students hosted the 2017 AVID Parent Night and led parents through the process of tutorials, binder checks, Cornell Notes, college research and more.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sachin Jaishankar and Somil Jain, Arizona Future Innovators of the YearVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004050Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton Seniors Sachin Jaishankar and Somil Jain who were 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.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Swim Coach Tracy RobertsonVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004051Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to our Hamilton High School Health and Physical Education Teacher Tracy Robertson for being named 2017 Teacher of the Year by the Arizona Health and Physical Education. Tracy serves as a positive role model epitomizing personal health, fitness, sportsmanship, and sensitivity to the needs of students. She also provides service to the profession through leadership. We are proud to have her part of our Hamilton faculty.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer HHS Chess TeamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004052Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Well done, Hamilton Chess team, for winning the Region III Chess Championship! State team and individual championships are coming up in November. Congratulations to the following students: Michael Buyer - Best 1st Board in the region; Rick Sun - Best 2nd Board in the region; Tejas Singh - Best 4th Board in the region; Michael Chen - Best 5th Board in the region; Gautam Sethi - 3rd Place JV; and Shaun Victor - 7th Place JV!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton Boys' GolfVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004053Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton Boys' Golf Team for finishing up the regular season with a win at the Chandler City Shootout at Bear Creek Golf Club. Sophomore Ethan Adam led the way with rounds of 70 and 68 (138 total) to finish 1st place individually. Ethan birded five of the last six holes for the win! Senior Ryan Sanchez came in 2nd place with 72 and 69 (141 total) and all of our players finished in the top 15. Awesome job, HHS Boys' Golf team, scoring 288 and 283, with a total of 571 (+3).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider 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!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Third Grade Mandarin StudentsVisit Tarwater Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004064Tarwater Elementary - (2017-2018) Third Grade Mandarin Students performed poetry and songs for university students from China visiting ASU. Our students stole the show! The student guests from China were in awe of our third graders' speaking ability.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Character AssemblyVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004026Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Players from the ASU women's basketball team came to present a character assembly to our students.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Red Ribbon Week AssemblyVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004027Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Student council kicked off Red Ribbon week with a school-wide assembly.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Dignity HealthVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004028Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Representatives from Dignity Health's IT department donated school supplies, uniforms and hygiene products to our school.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Buddy ClassesVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004029Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Older students engaged in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities with younger students in their Buddy Classes.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ashley Dunlap, Fourth GraderVisit Riggs Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004034Riggs Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Riggs fourth grader Ashley Dunlap who was named Gilbert Student Citizen of the Month!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sharon Metzger, 2017 ACTE Region V Teacher of the YearVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004036Basha High - (2017-2018) The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) announced Basha Agriculture teacher Sharon Metzger as the 2017 ACTE Region V Teacher of the Year and a National Award Finalist. This award recognizes the finest career and technical education teachers at the middle/secondary school level who have demonstrated innovation in the classroom, commitment to their students and dedication to the improvement of CTE in their institutions and communities. Congratulations, Sharon! Arizona Agricultural Education/FFA Foundation Website - Arizona Agriculture Teacher is National Award Finalist Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleckzandra Agustin, Dhanielle Bartolome, Billy Bolger, Bennett Chipman, Teresa David, Sang Huynh, Aleyna Mee, Adrio Romine, and Kyle StevensVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004019Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High students Aleckzandra Agustin, Dhanielle Bartolome, Billy Bolger, Bennett Chipman, Teresa David, Sang Huynh, Aleyna Mee, Adrio Romine, and Kyle Stevens have been named Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program for placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. National Merit® Scholarship Program website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Drake Anderson, CHS Running BackVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004020Chandler High - (2017-2018) Drake Anderson, CHS Running Back, was named the Cardinals/Wells Fargo High School Player of the Week for Week 7 after putting up 22 carries, 236 total rushing yards, and four touchdowns against Perry HS.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler High Theatre StudentsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004021Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High Theatre students collected 1,060 lbs. of food and over $300 for Matthew's Crossing Food Bank at their annual Haunted House for Charity.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS FootballVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004022Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High Football volunteered at Feed My Starving Children over Fall Break and packed 72 boxes, including 15,552 meals, to benefit the neediest children around the world.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Project UnifyVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004023Chandler High - (2017-2018) CHS Project Unify raised $1,660 selling spirit links during Homecoming Week. Project Unify supports campus clubs such as Chandler Buddies, Unified Hip Hop and Unified Sports.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004031Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Over 160 5th grade students participated in a 3-day field trip to remember in Prescott.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Band and Orchestra studentsVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004032Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Over 234 5th and 6th grade Jets learn the fine art of music through a dynamic Orchestra and Band program.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer All Jacobson TeachersVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004033Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Jacobson teachers stay on the cutting edge of education by training every quarter in teams. This year, teachers work with outside consultants and focus on student writing. Their hard work allows us to keep student academics at the forefront of all we do. Jets fly with pride!  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 Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004015Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Bogle student council sponsored a Read-a-thon which raised $2,810.72 during September!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004016Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Eagle Scout Derek Johnson partnered with Bogle student council and collected 359 pairs of socks for the homeless for his Eagle Scout project.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004017Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) PE classes raised $1,640 for the American Heart Association Jump Rope for Heart.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Daniel Kwak, Nikasha Kapadia, Mia Mendoza, Lindsay Dussault and TyKeria Billison, Accelerated Reader MillionairesVisit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004018Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Bogle students Daniel Kwak, Nikasha Kapadia, Mia Mendoza, Lindsay Dussault and TyKeria Billison reached AR (Accelerated Reader) Millionaire status in the 1st quarter. Both Nikasha and Lindsay are actually multi-millionaires, reading over two million words in nine weeks!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Haley Student CouncilVisit Haley Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004024Haley Elementary - (2017-2018) The Haley student body adopted a school in Houston that was devastated by Hurricane Harvey.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004105Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to ACP Erie for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004104Arizona College Prep - Oakland Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to ACP Oakland for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha High School AFJROTCVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004014Basha High - (2017-2018) Basha AFJROTC (Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) cadet senior leaders traveled to Washington, D.C. for its inaugural Constitutional Leadership trip that included tours of the White House, Capitol building, Supreme Court and the Pentagon. They also met Congressman Andy Biggs and visited Arlington Cemetery, the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial as well as D.C.'s monuments and war memorials.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Liberty Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004107Chandler Traditional Academy - Liberty Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to CTA Liberty for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seat of Honor estabilshed at Hamilton home football gamesVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004025Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Since WWII, over 82,000 American service people remain unaccounted for. Hamilton Football decided to honor our POW/MIAs by establishing a Seat of Honor at home football games, displayed at each home game by AFJROTC cadets. The empty chair symbolizes the fact that our POW/MIAs cannot be with us to share our experiences, but we will save a seat for them when they are able to return. Mr. Hermanski coordinated for the attendance of four Marine Veterans to participate in its dedication.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004030Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Jacobson was named an "A" school even under the new, more difficult AZ Merit guidelines. Our school is a hard-working, forward thinking community where all teachers and staff are dedicated to student learning everyday.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jacobson Jets TeachersVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004030Jacobson Elementary - (2017-2018) Jacobson Jets teachers are back hard at work. Teachers discuss what writing looks like in kindergarten through sixth grade. Teams work together closely in grade bands to focus on student learning at the highest level.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004106Knox Gifted Academy - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Patterson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004102Patterson Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Patterson Elementary for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Riggs Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004099Riggs Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Riggs Elementary for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider 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.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Santan Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004101Santan Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Santan Elementary for earning an "A" rating from the Arizona Department of Education for the 2017-18 school year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Sanborn Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004007Sanborn Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Cypress Medina, Ashley Chaparro, Adilene Alvarez, Nevaeh Penuelas, Sarah Gonzalez, Cassandra Wickey, Emma Tharp, and Makayla Hernandez who were among 24 Sanborn students selected to attend the Hermanas workshop at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. The workshop is designed to increase the number of under-represented and female students choosing to go to college, inspiring them to pursue engineering and/or science education and to envision future careers in a technical field.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Sanborn Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004007Sanborn Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Jennifer Cortes, Angel Rojas, Kritika Mishra, Nathalie Figueroa, Paulina Lovely, Nevaeh Two, Allison Schmidt and Hailey Brown who were among 24 Sanborn students selected to attend the Hermanas workshop at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. The workshop is designed to increase the number of under-represented and female students choosing to go to college, inspiring them to pursue engineering and/or science education and to envision future careers in a technical field.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Sanborn Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004007Sanborn Elementary - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Sadie Larson, Ava Sorenson, Faye Nehrkorn, Tatyana Bishop, Rylee Olson, Sydney Gaskill, Caitlin Hawkinson and Sophia Eynatten who were among 24 Sanborn students selected to attend the Hermanas workshop at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. The workshop is designed to increase the number of under-represented and female students choosing to go to college, inspiring them to pursue engineering and/or science education and to envision future careers in a technical field.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hartford Muddy HuskyVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003971Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2017-2018) Mr. Sobol planned and executed our second annual Muddy Husky. Fun was had by all!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer