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Divider and spacer 1st place chess teamVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007435Knox Gifted Academy - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy chess students who won 1st place (K-3) in the 2019 Govenor's Cup.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Friday ClubsVisit Bologna Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007268Bologna Elementary - (2018-2019) Leader in Me Friday Clubs at Bologna Elementary promote leadership and fun. Every teacher and student on campus gets to enjoy one another, form bonds and relationships across grade levels, and hone their skills in various areas (including, but definitely not limited to: Lego STEM, yoga, origami, literature with crafting, crochet, and more).  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Elementary National Honor SocietyVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007278Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus - (2018-2019) CTA Independence National Elementary Honor Society students toured and visited with Hamilton High social worker Rajani Rastogi. She took them into the Mindfulness room for a session. The students also met with NHS (National Honor Society) students and Husky Helpers. For the past two years, CTA Independence National Elementary Honor Society students have donated gift cards to help homeless and underprivileged students and families at Hamilton.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Appelley Poetry ContestVisit Elite Performance Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007272Elite Performance Academy - (2018-2019) Elite Performance Academy students Emily Baradic, Savannah LaBerge, Lili Evans, Emma Schultz and Libby Thai were chosen as finalists in the Appelley Poetry Contest. Each will be published in the book, Rising Stars. They are pictured here with teacher Amy Hoffman.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer I Am PoemsVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007275Jacobson Elementary - (2018-2019) Jacobson Elementary students in Shannan Wright's class had the opportunity to work with Earnest Robinson of the CUSD videography crew and record their "I AM" poems, which highlight their cultural diversity, for the upcoming Equity Symposium, which will reach CUSD teachers and staff as well as surrounding districts.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Maker FaireVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007267Knox Gifted Academy - (2018-2019) Knox Gifted Academy held its annual Maker Faire on Friday, May 17. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth shared their design process and innovative ideas from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with lunch on the lawn with their families. There were 200 indoor and outdoor booths, showcasing students' talents.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Young American Poetry Project WinnersVisit Sanborn Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007273Sanborn Elementary - (2018-2019) Twelve Sanborn Elementary students (Joshua Holloman, Cameron Knotts, Cameron Sitarz, Gabi Hodgins, Landen Blakes, Natalie Hall, Talon Price, Adan Sanchez-Bernal, Nathaniel Vega, Addison Schattenberg, Cole Benson and Tyler Cornille) were selected as winners in the Young American Poetry Project. Poems were evaluated on creativity, sensory/figurative images, structure, and use of poetic techniques. Their poems will be published in the 25th edition of the Young American Poetry Digest.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Hailey GreenVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007234Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Hailey Green of Miss Kilea Thomas's 5th grade class was honored as an April 2019 Town of Gilbert Student of the Month.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Making 3D Maps of ArizonaVisit Elite Performance Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007217Elite Performance Academy - (2018-2019) EPA students learned about Arizona geography and maps by creating and painting 3D topographical maps of Arizona. Photo Album: Making Topographical Maps of Arizona 
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Literacy DayVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007216Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Weinberg held our first Literacy Day on Monday, May 13. Families and the community were invited to enjoy a variety of literacy based activities.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Young American Poetry Project WinnersVisit Sanborn Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007214Sanborn Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Cameron Knotts, Joshua Holloman, Cameron Sitarz, Gabi Hodgins, Landen Blakes, Natalie Hall, Talon Price, Adan Sanchez-Bernal, Nathaniel Vega, Addison Schattenberg, Cole Benson, and Tyler Cornille, winners in the Young American Poetry Project. The students' poetry will be published in the 25th edition of the Young American Poetry Digest. Poems were judged based on creativity, sensory/figurative images, structure and use of poetic techniques.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ricque PekaraVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007210Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to CTA Freedom teacher Ricque Pekara who was honored by the Sun Lakes Rotary as the Teacher of the Month for May. 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. Ricque will also be honored May 31 as the Chandler Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Letters of Literature WinnersVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007205Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to CTA Freedom Library of Congress Letters of Literature winners Katie Blickenderfer and Josephine Karoleski who won 3rd and 2nd place respectively.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Gabriels Angels Reading BuddiesVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007211Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus - (2018-2019) Gabriels Angels Reading Buddies hosted a visit from our old friend "Yankee Doodle."  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Chess TeamVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007212Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to the CTA Independence Chess Team for taking 5th out of 89 teams at the Governor's Cup Chess Tournament.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Alexander ZhuVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007213Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to 3rd grader Alexander Zhu who took first place in his division at the 2019 Governor's Cup chess tournament. Alex was undefeated in the tournament.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Animal HabitatsVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007263Jacobson Elementary - (2018-2019) Jacobson Elementary first grade students' culminating activity project and oral presentation for animal habitats was a huge success.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Teacher AppreciationVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007201Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) CTA Freedom principal Abby Druck presented each staff member with a little token of appreciation for all the amazing work they do!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ricque PekaraVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007250Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) The Chandler Chamber of Commerce surprised Ricque Pekara on Friday, May 10 with the 2019 Educator of the Year award. She will be recognized at an awards dinner on May 31 at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Mathleague TeamVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007199Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Weinberg students Sawyer Alvarado, Gabe Pusz, and Connor Leavy who participated in Mathleague's state level competition and did a remarkable job. Sawyer and Gabe will be representing Chandler Unified at the national competition on June 15th at Texas A & M. Go, Wranglers!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer OzobotsVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007238Hancock Elementary - (2018-2019) Hancock 3rd graders programmed Ozbots with Ozo Blocky to go through an obstacle course they designed.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Makenzie GutierrezVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007192Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) CTA Freedom 5th Grader Makenzie Gutierrez took 1st place at the state level in the Letters about Literature writing contest. Her writing will be advancing to the national level!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Fulton VEX RoboticsVisit Fulton Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007418Fulton Elementary - (2018-2019) Fulton students won awards in the Elementary School Division of the VEX IQ Challenge at the Worlds Robotics competition in Kentucky. They were one of only two Arizona teams to place out of 409 teams who participated. Team 4750C (Hannah Rahamim, Michael Stahl and Cayden Thompson) also won the Inspire Award. The Inspire Award is presented to a team only at Worlds that has inspired judges with their approach to the VEX IQ program.  
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 Metamorphosis InvestigationVisit Jacobson Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007241Jacobson Elementary - (2018-2019) Parent volunteer Laura Taylortaft got Jacobson fourth graders excited about bugs with a metamorphosis investigation activity. The students noted the differences in metamorphosis between butterflies, ladybugs and milkweed bugs and had fun in the process!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Brooke BrenchleyVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007180Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Weinberg 6th grader Brooke Brenchley of Ms. Monica DaRugna's class was honored as a Town of Gilbert Student of the Month for March 2019.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Madison ReynoldsVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007181Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Weinberg 4th grader Madison Reynolds from Mrs. Michelle Conner's class was honored as a Town of Gilbert Student of the Month for March 2019.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Jennifer PawlikVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007182Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Weinberg 4th graders visited the State Capitol and had the honor of meeting Representative Jennifer Pawlik.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer 5th gradersVisit Weinberg Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007183Weinberg Elementary - (2018-2019) Weinberg 5th graders in Miss Christina Muller's class modeled the eight phases of the moon with Oreo cookies.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Baby ChicksVisit Andersen Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007137Andersen Elementary - (2018-2019) Kindergarten students in Angie Wagner's class were captivated with watching their baby chicks hatch.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Obert SkyeVisit Basha Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007179Basha Elementary - (2018-2019) Our media specialist invited Obert Skye to visit Basha Elementary and do a presentation for our 3rd- 6th graders. Skye is a bestselling American children's writer known for the Leven Thumps series, the Pillage trilogy, and The Creature from My Closet series. He is also the author of Witherwood Reform School and Beyond Foo. Obert Skye - Official Publisher Page 
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Sundra NickersonVisit Bologna Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007141Bologna Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Bolgona teacher Sundra Nickerson who was one of three CUSD teachers invited to attend the Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball on April 13 at Chase Ballfield. The Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball provides a mechanism for teachers to help students improve their academic performance. Their goal is to translate students' love of baseball into an appreciation, understanding, and passion of the science and mathematics underlying the sport.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Dissecting Owl PelletsVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007136Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) First graders in Tina Linder's class dissect owl pellets.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Battle of the Book WinnersVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007145Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman Campus - (2018-2019) Congratulations to the CTA Goodman Battle of the Books team of Vanessa Chen, K-Li Damore and Emma Xi coached by Sylvia Krick, winners of the district competion on April 24. They will head to the regional competition at Highland High in Gilbert in May.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Jasmine GallowayVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007143Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Galveston teacher Jasmine Galloway who was one of three CUSD teachers invited to attend the Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball on April 13 at Chase Ballfield. The Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball provides a mechanism for teachers to help students improve their academic performance. Their goal is to translate students' love of baseball into an appreciation, understanding, and passion of the science and mathematics underlying the sport.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Mark SolbolVisit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007142Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Hartford teacher Mark Solbol who was one of three CUSD teachers invited to attend the Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball on April 13 at Chase Ballfield. The Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball provides a mechanism for teachers to help students improve their academic performance. Their goal is to translate students' love of baseball into an appreciation, understanding, and passion of the science and mathematics underlying the sport.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Battle of the Book WinnersVisit Riggs Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007147Riggs Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to the Riggs Elementary Battle of the Books team of Nadia Harris, Hailey Merrill and Ethan Mireles, coached by Kim Reininga, 3rd place winners of the district competion on April 24. They will head to the regional competition at Highland High in Gilbert in May.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Building AirplanesVisit Shumway Leadership Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007139Shumway Leadership Academy - (2018-2019) Kindergartener's in Susan Murphy's class held a STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) activity building airplanes for the ABC 26 day count down. First, they made a plan for the designs and discussed thrust and lift. Next, they tested the airplanes. Some students were disappointed with their product so they redesigned keeping in mind lift. Finally, they tested again and had success.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit from Sun Lakes RotaryVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007237Hancock Elementary - (2018-2019) Our 6th grade students got a visit from Sun Lakes Rotarians to hear about the problems our neighbors on the Navajo Reservation have with access to clean water and about the global grant our school has been supporting to help bring the Navajo clean, running water. Authentic learning and real world connections are happening in 6th grade!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Brielle, Hannah and AlbertoVisit Bologna Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006951Bologna Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Brielle, Hannah and Alberto who placed second in their heat of the Battle Of the Books semi-finals.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer ButterfliesVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007236Hancock Elementary - (2018-2019) Mrs. Hinojosa-Chun 1st and 2nd graders are learning about the life stages of a butterfly by experiencing it firsthand. They released their butterflies in our school garden.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Media ClubVisit Basha Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006949Basha Elementary - (2018-2019) The Media Club of Basha Elementary visited the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Battle of the BooksVisit Basha Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006950Basha Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to three Basha students, 5th grader Callie Schinker and 6th graders Hailey Arbuthnott and Sanaya Gupta, who competed in the semifinals for the Battle of the Books.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Battle of the Books WinnersVisit Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006985Chandler Traditional Academy - Freedom Campus - (2018-2019) CTA Freedom Elementary, represented by students AJ, Grey, and Malakai, won first place at the district semifinals Battle of the Books.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Agriculture in the ClassroomVisit Hancock Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007235Hancock Elementary - (2018-2019) Hancock students participated in the Agriculture in the Classroom project and April presentation called "Compost Stew: An A-Z recipe for the Earth."  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kate, Will and LucyVisit Haley Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006960Haley Elementary - (2018-2019) Our Battle of the Books team advances to the district final. Congratulations Kate, Will and Lucy!  
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 Hull Elementary Battle of the Book StudentsVisit Hull Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006964Hull Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Hull Elementary's Battle of the Book team on winning the district Battle of the Books competition!  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Mayor Hartke visits Basha 2nd grade classesVisit Basha Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006875Basha Elementary - (2018-2019) Basha Elementary 2nd grade classes hosted a visit from Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke on April 15.  
Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Knox 4th and 5th grade girlsVisit Knox Gifted Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006853Knox Gifted Academy - (2018-2019) Congratulations to our 4th and 5th grade girls, 1st Place winners in the 2019 All Girls Math Tournament.  
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