Brags - Honors, Awards and Special Programs
 
 

Divider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004443Basha High - (2017-2018) Basha was recognized in December as a School of Excellence and an Arizona Civic Engagement School for 2016-2017. The Arizona Department of Education congratulated Basha High for its efforts in civic learning and is invited to the annual Civic Learning Conference. The Excellence in Civic Engagement Program was created to recognize and support the important role Arizona schools play in ensuring our students are informed and engaged citizens. Congratulations to our Social Studies department!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Katherine NallVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004506Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha High teacher Katherine Nall, 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 Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Charles JohnsonVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004504Basha High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Basha High teacher Charles Johnson, 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 Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sara WyffelsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004510Chandler High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Chandler High teacher Sara Wyffels, 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 Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. Jessica PeacockVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004449Chandler High - (2017-2018) Mrs. Jessica Peacock won the 2018 Samuel A. Kirk Teacher of the Year Award on behalf of the Arizona Council for Exceptional Children (ACEC). This award is given to one Arizona teacher who has contributed significantly to the education of exceptional individuals through direct student contact in instruction or a training process.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Senior Brian NguyenVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004450Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler senior Brian Nguyen has been selected by QuestBridge to be part of its National College Match program. This highly regarded college and scholarship program helps seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges. Brian will attend the University of Chicago next year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Varsity CheerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004451Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High varsity cheer won the 2018 Cactus Cup Championships.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS PomVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004452Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High pom placed 3rd in the Cactus Cup Championships.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seniors Erin Broas and Troy GilchristVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004438Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Congratulations to ACP Erie seniors Erin Broas and Troy Gilchrist, Flinn Scholarship finalists. From the Flinn Scholars website: "The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year." Flinn Scholars website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004446Casteel High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Samantha Anger of the Casteel women's varsity soccer team who was recognized as a MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches High School Player of the Week for January 1-7, 2018. The United Soccer Coaches uses results and statistics provided by MaxPreps to select one boy and one girl honoree from each participating state competing during the spring high school season. MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches High School Players of the Week Announced for January 1-7, 2018, CBS Sports Digital Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer CHS Quarterback Jacob ConoverVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004447Chandler High - (2017-2018) Chandler High quarterback Jacob Conover threw for 341 yards and five touchdowns and was named GEICO Bowl MVP .  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004448Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler High Wolf Pack marching band participated in the 2017 Fiesta Bowl Parade in Phoenix on Saturday, December 30th. About 100,000 spectators attend the parade annually, and only a few bands are selected to perform.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Chandler Wolves Champions!Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004453Chandler High - (2017-2018) The Chandler Wolves are back-to-back Geico Bowl Champions! The GEICO State Champions Bowl Series features high school football state champions competing against one another. Chandler defeated Northwestern (Miami, FL) 55-20 on December 23rd.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Basha AFJROTC cadetsVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004441Basha High - (2017-2018) For the fourth year in a row, Basha Air Force Junior ROTC (AFJROTC) cadets raised and donated $900 to Honor Flight Arizona. This program sends World War II and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C.. to visit their memorials and other national monuments. The money the cadets raised will pay for one veteran's complete trip! Honor Flight Arizona website 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 A004387Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) The AMC (American Mathematics Competition) 8 is a high-level exam for students interested in the International Mathematics Olympiads. ACP Combined Math Team Results: Richard Cheng, Honor Roll with Distinction (Top 1% in nation); Eddie Zhang, Blake Enwiller, Benjamin Tung, Honor Roll (top 5% in nation); and Andy Ma, Certificate of Achievement for students 6th grade and below. Other Knights who competed: Eddie Zhang, Estaban Ortiz, Sohani Sandhu, Yibo Chen, Sneha Lakamsani, Shreya Vijayasankar. AMC 8 | Mathematical Association of America website 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 A004388Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) Both Erin Broas and Troy Gilchrist have achieved the rank of 2018 FLINN Scholarship semi-finalists! The 2018 competition has been the most competitive year to date with over 880 applicants. Flinn Scholars | Flinn Foundation website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Cross Country East Valley ChampionsVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004404Casteel High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Casteel boy's junior high cross country team on winning the 2017-2018 East Valley Championship! Casteel High School Junior High Cross Country webpage Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Casteel High School  Junior High Cross CountryVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004405Casteel High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to the Casteel girl's cross country team on finishing 2nd in the East Valley Championships. Casteel High School Junior High Cross Country webpage Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Casteel High School  Women's SoccerVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004406Casteel High - (2017-2018) Girl's Varsity Soccer won the Chandler Prep Platium Division Soccer Tournament. Casteel High School Women's Soccer webpage Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer NoVisit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004407Casteel High - (2017-2018) Casteel Spiritline Pom won 1st place in the Spring It On Cheer and Dance Competition. Casteel High School Spiritline webpage Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Casteel High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004408Casteel High - (2017-2018) Casteel Spiritline Cheer won 2nd place in the Spring It On Cheer and Dance Competition. Casteel High School Spiritline webpage Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sara Wyfells, National Board Certification AwardeeVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004409Chandler High - (2017-2018) Sra. Sara Wyfells, CHS Spanish Teacher, has earned National Board Certification, the most respected professional certification available in K-12 education.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Positive Referral WinnersVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004410Chandler High - (2017-2018) Isabela Glass, Cristian Valle, and Yin YingZhi won Chromebooks or Kindle Fires for having their names drawn from over 115 positive referrals written this semester.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Cathy JonesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004411Chandler High - (2017-2018) Mrs. Cathy Jones, CHS IB Language and Literature 12 Teacher, partnered with Dr. Maria Goff from California State University, Fresno, to present Teaching Analysis of Media Texts to Foster Student Voice and Engagement at the 2017 National Council of Teachers of English Conference.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer AVID Food DriveVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004400Basha High - (2017-2018) Basha High School staff, teachers and students donated over 6,000 items of non-perishable food to the annual BHS AVID canned food drive to benefit the United Food Bank. That's FIVE watermelon bins FULL of cans with a sixth bin for miscellaneous dry goods. Way to go, benevolent Bears!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Photography Field TripVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004424Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton High School photography students along with Ms. Heather Hackett, CTE Photo Imaging Instructor, ventured downtown to photograph the beautiful architecture of our lively city. There were many interesting things to shoot -- like the Christmas tree at City Scape, the Gingerbread House display at the convention center, the leading lines of the skyscrapers and walls of the alley off Washington street. Students enjoyed the opportunity to express themselves through their photography.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Wrestling SeasonVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004425Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Our Hamilton wrestling team wrapped up their first semester competition schedule in dominant fashion. Huskies went 3-0 defeating North (67-12), Pinnacle (60-21) and Perry (41-30). The team record so far is 23-6, with a 3rd place finish last weekend at the Marana Tiger Duals. Moving forward, our team will be shifting focus from team to individual competition. Congratulations to the entire Wrestling team and Coach Bartlett for all their hard work and dedication!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Spelling BeeVisit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004401Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Sacha Guntu, champion, and Aaron Hernandez, runner-up in Bogle's 2017 spelling bee.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Mrs. DeAngeloVisit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004402Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Mrs. Deangelo was recognized with the Tenacious Bulldog staff award for modeling Interest, Purpose, Practice and Hope and helping to grow GRIT at Bogle Junior High School.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Bogle Junior High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004403Bogle Junior High - (2017-2018) Our students and staff raised $1,896.83 for Bogle families in need.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer We the People CompetitionVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004432Perry High - (2017-2018) Perry qualified for the state We the People competition! John Fuela's class did a terrific job on Saturday and will compete at state on Friday, January 12 at Mesa Community College.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton National Honor Society Talent ShowVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004363Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Our National Honor Society put together an amazing talent show! About 25 students performed on stage while another 25 worked backstage on equipment, sound and lights with Mr. Penrod, or served as ushers / ticket sellers. Judges Debbie Nipar and Shana Maddox had a difficult time deciding the winners: third place, dancing duo Partners in Crime; second place, Sonam Jain singing us into a New York State of Mind; and winner Hector Rodriguez, singing and accompanying himself on guitar.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Coach of the Year, Mr. BaniszewskiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004354Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton High School's football coach, Mr. Richard Baniszewski, for being named the 2017-18 All CUSD Football Team Coach of the Year!  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 A004355Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Congratulations to Hamilton varsity cheerleaders on earning 1st place at their USA Regional Competition. Their score also qualified them for Nationals in Anaheim, California in February!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hamilton's We The People TeamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004356Hamilton High - (2017-2018) Hamilton High's We the People team placed 1st in our district competition. We competed in the regional competition at Gilbert High School against four other high school teams from Chandler and Gilbert. Students testified on a variety of topics related to constitutional government. They worked many hours poring over the Constitution, history and current events. Awesome job, Huskies!  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on FacebookDivider and spacer