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PD: Student brings gun to North Canyon High School  ABC15 Arizona

A student has been detained after allegedly bringing an armed gun to a high school campus.



North Canyon High School students stage walkout to protest gun violence  AZCentral

Hundreds of North Canyon High School students in Phoenix staged a walkout Friday to show support for the victims of the Florida high school mass shooting.



PD: North Canyon High School student found with gun in backpack  AZFamily

North Canyon High School was put into lockdown Wednesday when a student was reportedly found with a gun in his or her backpack.



Phoenix mom worries about daughter last seen weeks ago  AZFamily

A Phoenix mother is pleading for help after her daughter left the house two weeks ago and hasn't returned home since.



Dangerous driving near Phoenix high school putting neighbors on edge  ABC15 Arizona

ABC15's Operation Safe Roads team is talking to a group of Phoenix neighbors who are pushing back after they say teens have terrorized their street with ...



Perry overpowers Pinnacle for another shot to take down Chandler in 6A final  AZCentral

Perry rolled into the 6A final behind a defense that had five takeaways and QB Chubba Purdy and his playmakers.



Local high school band members to perform at Herberger Theater Center  Scottsdale Independent

Phoenix-area high school marching bands and musicians will bring select performances of Arizona Theatre Company's production of "The Music Man" to a ...



BREAKING: BYU Lands Commitment From Versatile Arizona Athlete  247Sports

BYU has secured a commitment from Dean Jones out of North Canyon High School in Phoenix, AZ. The 6'3" and 190 lb. athlete will bring his 11.1 speed to ...



She posted her teaching salary on Facebook. So he filled her shopping cart with supplies  AZCentral

After one teacher posted her pay stub on Facebook, one man sprung into action to donate classroom supplies. Now, he hopes to get others involved, too.



6A championship preview: Perry's Kyle Patterson paved own athletic path with dad's help  AZCentral

Kyle Patterson will be playing his last high school football game Saturday at the place where his father Shawn was a football star -- ASU's Sun Devil Stadium.



High school All-American football games have Arizona connections  AZCentral

The two biggest high school All-American football games this week have several Arizona connections.



Former Pro Cornerback Takes Over North Canyon  Sports360AZ

The revolving Arizona high school football coaching carousel took another turn Monday when North Canyon named Airabin Justin as their new head coach.



Breaking down the 6A Arizona high school football semifinals  AZCentral

The two biggest 6A, 5A and 4A football games of the season are here. And, while it may look like a foregone conclusion that Chandler will sail through 6A, ...



Key high school football quarterfinal playoffs games, Nov. 9  AZCentral

Welcome to the quarterfinals of the Arizona high school football playoffs. There are key games around the state in 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A and 2A and the 1A champion ...



Arizona high school football scores for Week 9  AZCentral

This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Thursday, Oct. 11, Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13. To see Richard Obert's predictions for Week ...



Solomon Enis, a starting freshman receiver for Utah, is excited to be going home for ASU game  Deseret News

Solomon Enis could have gone to almost any school in the country out of high school but chose the University of Utah, where he has earned a starting receiver ...



Meet Austin Jackson, the nation's most low-key recruit  USA TODAY High School Sports

Austin Jackson might be the least public elite football recruit in the nation. Engaging to talk with, Jackson rarely does interviews. He doesn't post photos from ...



Arizona high school football scores Week 5  AZCentral

This is the Week 5 high school football scoreboard for games played on Sept. 14 and Sept. 15.



Oklahoma-bound QB Spencer Rattler on Jalen Hurts' transfer from Alabama: 'I love it'  AZCentral

With QB Jalen Hurts announcing he is leaving Alabama for Oklahoma, where does that put incoming freshman Spencer Rattler?



Math education PhD grad strives to improve student learning  Arizona State University

As a student at North Canyon High School in Phoenix, Alan O'Bryan worked part time as a math tutor as soon as he was old enough to drive. That experience ...



PVSchools has partnership with Challenger Space Center of Arizona  Scottsdale Independent

PVSchools announces a partnership with the Arizona Challenger Space Center/The Challenger Learning Center of Arizona at the Foothills Resource Center.



Principal: 7th grader brought gun to school in backpack  AZFamily

A 7th grader reportedly brought a gun in his backpack to Cactus Middle School in the Casa Grande Elementary School District. Principal Kendra Tate says the ...



Pinnacle's Marcus Libman voted high school football top performer of the week  AZCentral

Check out some of the best efforts from the quarterfinals in Arizona high school football playoffs.



Predictions for 6A, 5A, 4A Arizona high school football championships  AZCentral

Let's break down the 6A, 5A, 4A football championship games Friday and Saturday.



Arizona high school football rankings through Oct. 5  AZCentral

A look at where the Arizona high school football teams rank through eight weeks. Super 10. No. 1 Peoria Centennial Coyotes (7-0). Cemented at No. 1 after ...



Arizona high school football playoff schedule and Richard Obert's picks  AZCentral

These are the Arizona high school football playoff games scheduled for Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3. Higher-seeded teams will host these first-round ...



Ready To Strike: Contreras Focused On 2018  Sports360AZ

North Canyon quarterback Louis Contreras is hoping to take the Rattlers to the playoffs this fall while chasing a new passion off the field, as well.



Scholars Directory  Flinn Foundation

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 650 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their ...



Desert Ridge vs. Liberty leads intriguing Week 4 Arizona high school football story lines  AZCentral

A school trying to gain 6A traction. Another trying to hold it together. A night to celebrate tradition. Out-of-state excursions to prove Arizona's worth. Here are 10 ...



Seven Minority-Intensive, Low-Income Arizona Schools Receive Gold Awards; 9 Earn Silver and 9 Earn Bronze  Arizona Education News Service

Seven schools with minority-intensive, low-income student populations received gold awards and have been named "Beat the Odds Schools" by Beat the Odds, ...



Missing Chandler teacher found dead in Scottsdale | Public Safety  East Valley Tribune

A high school teacher who was been missing since last month has been found dead in Scottsdale.



Top 10 mascots in Arizona high school sports  AZCentral.com

The Sultans, the Monsoon, the ... Frogs? A look at the most creative and inspired nicknames across Arizona high school sports.



Rewind: What we learned in Week 11 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Break or make, players and teams ended their seasons with a bang.



The Craziest Recruiting Pitch Tyrees Moulton Has Gotten So Far Involves Jamaican Food  MileSplit

As recruiting plans take shape over the next few months, hear from some athletes who are taking visits.



All 3 Monsoon boys relays make push into state  Your Valley

Valley Vista's 4x800 relay team is, from left, Justin Tharp, Matthew Vazquez, Jamari Vanorsby and Tommy Thompson pose for a photograph on April 22 at Valley ...



Holes in state data suggest Glendale school shooting never happened  AZFamily

An on-campus shooting at Independence High School in 2016 left two students dead and drew national attention, but according to the school safety records ...



John Patrick  ABC15 Arizona

John Patrick joined the ABC15 team in early November 2017 and couldn't be happier to be back in Phoenix delivering the weather.



Football participation in Arizona high schools on the rise despite concussion concerns  Cronkite News

Many high schools are shutting down football programs because of falling participation numbers. However, most high schools in Arizona are increasing.



Rewind: What we learned in Week 7 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

There were records, revelations, upsets, reminders in Week 7.



azcentral Sports Awards Boys Athlete of the Week  AZCentral

To nominate a Boys or Girls Athlete of the Week or an Academic All-Star, go to nominations.azcentral.com. The azcentral Sports Awards will be at ASU ...



A look at key Week 6 games in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

It's Week 6 in Arizona high school football. We're already at the midway point of the 2018 season.



As fewer kids play high school football across Arizona, schools deal with cancellations  AZCentral

The Arizona Interscholastic Association has seen a decline from about 22000 football participants five years ago to about 19900 last year.



Classroom tech: Engaging students, promoting deeper learning  Arizona Education News Service

Today's students were born with technology that lets them find information instantly, respond to it quickly, and share their response on social media in seconds.



Utah has had a devil of a time with Arizona State  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — For whatever reason, the Utah Utes have had a devil of a time with Arizona State over the years. They enter Saturday's game in Tempe with ...



Centennial will play host to Washington champ Eastside Catholic in Geico Bowl  AZCentral

Centennial will play host to Washington champion Eastside Catholic on Dec. 22 at 8:30 p.m. in the Geico Bowl.



Arizona Christian Football Announces 2018 Signing Class  Victory Sports Network

Head Coach Jeff Bowen and Arizona Christian Football are excited to announce their 2018 signing day class. Twenty-nine athletes signed to play for...



Three more 'March For Our Lives' gun-control rallies planned across Arizona  AZCentral

Friends of Christiana Duarte, a University of Arizona alum who was killed in the Las Vegas shooting, are planning a march in Tucson.



Rewind: What we learned from Week 2 in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Lightning delays, lightning plays, shocking wins, and great relief work defined the second week of Arizona high school football. A look at Week 2: ...



Rewind: What we learned from Week 3 in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

A look at the top moments in Week 3 across Arizona high school football on Friday night.



O'Guinn Hoping Big Production Leads To Big Offers  Sports360AZ

Tallying 100 tackles in a single high school season is quite an accomplishment. Now try doing it three-straight years. Tre OGuinn action shot 2 North Canyon ...



Arizona Educational Foundation names Phoenix-area's best schools  azcentral.com

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Educational Foundation gives A+ awards to Valley's best schools of the year. Here are the Phoenix-area schools that made the list.



Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...



State will call kids who pass AzMERIT test 'proficient'  azcentral.com

Arizona public school students this fall will get new descriptions to determine whether they are mastering academic standards, all centered on the word ...



Phoenix St. Mary's football all business under new coach Tommy Brittain  azcentral.com

The first thing new coach Tommy Brittain did when he arrived at Phoenix St. Mary's weight room two months ago was turn off the music.



Arizona student walkout on gun violence turns to sit-in at governor's office  AZCentral

Hundreds of Arizona students started their day Wednesday by walking out of class to hold demonstrations on campus as part of National Walkout Day.



Game of the Week: Breaking down Highland-Queen Creek high school football game  AZCentral

Let's break down the Week 10 Game of the Week: Gilbert Highland (7-1) at Queen Creek (7-1)



Snowflake football community remembers 9/11 with special jerseys, tribute video  AZCentral

In a tribute video made by Curtis Cook, Snowflake head football coach Kay Solomon's brother-in-law, the community comes together to remember 9/11.



Game of the Week: No looking back for Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock  AZCentral

A year to forget has turned into a season to remember for first-year Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock.



Brophy Prep's Josh Benjamin breaks barriers as valedictorian  azcentral.com

Phoenix Brophy Prep will hold its graduation for the 2016 class on Saturday morning with Josh Benjamin standing tall and proud on the stage.



AzMERIT test in Phoenix: See how well your school scored in 2017-2018  ABC15 Arizona

Wondering how your child's school stacks up when it comes to the well-known AzMERIT test? The Arizona Department of Education has released 2017-2018 ...



All-Arizona high school boys, girls track and field teams - 2014  azcentral.com

azcentral sports honors the best Arizona high school boys and girls track and field athletes of 2014:



UA Med Schools Hold White Coat Ceremonies  UANews

A total of 200 students, comprising the Class of 2021 at the University of Arizona's Colleges of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix, received their white coats — the ...



Arizona Sports Awards Athletes of the Week  azcentral.com

Each week, azcentral sports' Arizona Sports Awards, presented by Valley Chevy Dealers, honors a Male and Female Athlete of the Week, presented by ...



Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names  azcentral.com

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.



High school football notes: Jerry Rice's son starting own path at Hamilton  azcentral.com

Brenden Rice, a wide receiver on Chandler Hamilton's freshman team, is considered a can't-miss prospect. And that's not because his father is Hall of Famer ...



ASU's Cronkite School hosts media innovation camp for high school students  Arizona Education News Service

Twenty-two high school students from across Arizona participated in an intensive, two-week media innovation training camp at Arizona State University's Walter ...



Penn State offers scholarship to Solomon Enis, son of legendary Nittany Lions RB Curtis Enis  USA TODAY High School Sports

Penn State made an effort to reach back into its historic past earlier this week, extending a scholarship to wide receiver Solomon Enis, the son of legendary Penn ...



New book dives into unexplored history behind high school gym, field names  AZCentral

"Who is Gym?" A new book explores Arizona history through high school gym names.



John Rodriguez, Pete Wahlheim among high school football coaching moves  AZCentral.com

At least six Valley high schools will fill head football coaching vacancies this offseason, after losing coaches for a variety of reasons at the end of the regular ...



USC Life Treating Jackson Well On, Off Field  Sports360AZ

After starring at North Canyon High School freshman offensive tackle Austin Jackson is finding his sweet spot on and off the field at USC.



Aunt of boy hurt in Bartlett Lake hit-and-run: Arrest brings relief but no fix  AZCentral

Alec Medina has a long way to go before recovering from a hit-and-run boating collision that left him severely injured last summer. The 15-year-old from Phoenix ...



Mercury’s male practice squad a hidden key to team’s success  Cronkite News

The Phoenix Mercury is one of many WNBA teams to practice against a male squad, a volunteer group of amateur players who help the defending champions.



Top schools ranked by SAT scores | News  Inside Tucson Business

Using data from the College Board, the Arizona Department of Education has ranked the state's 50 top high schools by their average SAT scores, with two ...



No. 1-ranked Diablos take on Wolves Oct. 28 for Pop Warner playoffs  Queen Creek Independent

Editor's note: An earlier headline for this story incorrectly said the Diablos were going to face the Rhinos Oct. 28. The Diablos played the Rhinos on Oct. 21.



Lobos concerned at withering JUCO football options in Arizona  Albuquerque Journal

They're thankful every day, they say, for the athletic and academic opportunities their Phoenix-area community colleges presented them. Now, as University of ...



Hit-and-run on Bartlett Lake severely injures 15-year-old boy  FOX 10 News Phoenix

A teenager has been badly injured on Bartlett Lake after a boating accident Saturday afternoon.



Phoenix business owner: Why college isn't for everyone  Phoenix Business Journal

Where you can make good money without going to college.



30-plus places to see, take photos with Santa in Phoenix area  AZCentral.com

Children and families can find Santa Claus at dozens of places around the Valley. Here's where to find him.



10 biggest Arizona high school sports memories of 2016  AZCentral.com

Another year is about to end, but the memories are lasting.



NVSO seeks young string players | News  Glendale Star

North Valley Symphonettes (NVS), one of the three youth ensembles under North Valley Symphony Orchestra, is seeking young string players who want to join ...



Records: Man was fatally shot after confrontation about girlfriend outside Glendale bar  AZCentral

A fatal shooting outside a Glendale bar in the early hours last Saturday apparently was prompted when the victim confronted another man about an interaction ...



Photos with Santa are a holiday tradition to cherish. Here's where to go.  AZCentral.com

We got the deets on Santa. No need to get NORAD involved. We have all the metro Phoenix locations that Santa can be found for both free and paid photos.



Jay Lewis | Latest Obituaries | wmicentral.com  White Mountain Independent

Jay W. Lewis, 32, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at his home. He was born Nov. 29, 1984, in Winslow, to Jimmie Lewis, Jr. and Elouise (Gishie)



Rhett Stallworth returns as head football coach at Yuma Catholic  AZCentral

Rhett Stallworth, who stepped down as football coach at Yuma Catholic in 2016 to become principal, will return to lead the program.



Gaona: Bisbee WR Schuller enjoying a record-setting season  Arizona Daily Star

Bisbee High School senior wide receiver Spencer Schuller goes up for a one-handed grab at practice at Warren Ballpark, Bisbee, Ariz., Wednesday, Nov.



Passion play: Saguaro's Brandt Casey fueled on football field by memory of late brother  azcentral.com

Brandt Casey, youngest of five football brothers, grew up fast after his brother's death and now plays in Shem's memory.



Concerto competition winner to perform Strauss Horn Concerto  Sonoran News

North Valley Symphony Orchestra principal French horn player, Philip Johnson, will perform Franz Strauss' Horn Concerto Op. 8 on Saturday, March 4, 7:00.



Yuma Catholic digs out of hole to defend Division V crown  Arizona Republic

Yuma Catholic found itself in an unusual 14-0 hole early but rallied to beat Tempe Prep.



Program keeps kids in school, helps them after graduation  Cronkite News

TEMPE – Paola Carbajal, a senior at Tempe High School, has her future planned: attend cosmetology school, go to community college for a business degree ...



Phoenix cold case: Police seek killers who burned homeless man alive  azcentral.com

PHOENIX -- By late 2007, it had been 16 years since Pat Taylor had seen her son, Aaron; within a year, she would learn they would never again see him alive.



Cienega squeaks by Marcos de Niza in 2OT on blocked PAT  azcentral.com

Marcos de Niza rallies from 26 points down to start the fourth quarter before falling.



ASU communications lab helps students grow as speakers  Arizona State University

Justiana Carabajal neatly stacks the pages in front of her, then takes a deep breath as Arizona State University communications sophomore Miranda Alexander ...



Chaparral theater troupe takes student production to Scotland  Scottsdale Independent

Twenty-one Chaparral High School students are packing their costumes, sets, musical instruments and natural talent to represent Arizona at the American High ...



'Little Miss Nobody': Sheriff's Office hopes image helps solve 58-year-old case  AZCentral.com

She was known simply as "Little Miss Nobody.'' Her skeletal remains were found in a Yavapai County wash, just off Alamo Road, about 1½ miles from U.S. 93 ...



High school football Division IV semifinals breakdown  azcentral.com

This is a breakdown of the Division IV football semifinals with predictions.



Nursing students benefit from concurrent enrollment program | ASU Now: Access, Excellence, Impact  Arizona State University

Kimbarley Eggert described the College of Nursing & Health Innovation's fall convocation as emotional because it “marked the end of one avenue of learning ...



Sunnyslope ends Tucson Salpointe's reign in Division II  azcentral.com

Sunnyslope knocks off defending champion despite substantial size difference.



Police seek witness after arrest in Phoenix cold-case murder  azcentral.com

PHOENIX -- Phoenix and Tucson police are asking for the public's help in locating a possible witness from a 2002 homicide involving a Phoenix couple.



Cold case: Phoenix police search for leads in psychologist's 2011 slaying  azcentral.com

Despite surveillance footage and a clean, bloody footprint, Emmett Velten's April 24, 2011, murder remains unsolved.



1999 murder of Phoenix siblings still puzzles police  azcentral.com

JJ Byrd's mother likes to say her eldest son had the spirit of his grandpa, a Navy cook and boxer in the World War II era. Bobbette McKinney passed down the ...



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