Magma Ranch K-8 Student Council Advisors Mrs. Michelle Nord and Mrs. Anita Sorensen challenged the students at Magma to raise $2,500 during the month of September for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Forty staff and students from the Florence Unified School District participated in the annual “Walk To End Lupus Now” at Paradise Valley Mall on September 17th.
On Friday, August 26th Sydney Freund, San Tan Foothills High School Varsity Wrestler, will be signing to wrestle in college with Oklahoma City University.
On Friday, July 22nd, the Florence Unified School District officially unveiled the new dedication plaques at San Tan Heights K-8, Mountain Vista Academy and San Tan Foothills High School.
On Wednesday, May 26th Steve Tannenbaum was named Interim Principal at Poston Butte High School, pending board approval. He replaces Dr. Shannon Anderson, who resigned the position effective June 30th, 2016.
A committee of stakeholders met with several candidates for the recently vacated San Tan Foothills High School Varsity Head Football Coach position.
Recently, the Florence Unified School District was notified of Florence K-8, Circle Cross Ranch K-8 S.T.E.M. Academy and Skyline Ranch K-8 being named Master Councils.
The Circle Cross Ranch K-8 S.T.E.M. Academy was notified on April 21st of a $5,000 S.T.E.M. Grant they earned from the Salt River Project.
The idea to try to get Let’s Move! Active Schools to Circle Cross Ranch K-8/STEM Academy (CCR) came when I tried to write a grant and it asked for Let’s Move! Active Schools verification.
Last week, Mr. Ryan Sutterby was named the San Tan Foothills High School Varsity Baseball Coach. For the past four years Mr. Sutterby was the Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach and Freshman Head Coach at Poston Butte High School.
Residents whose children attend Poston Butte High School and who live in Rancho Bella Vista North, Rancho Bella Vista South or the Greens I or Greens II, were notified last week, that beginning July 25, 2016, transportation, which has always been available, will no longer be provided to those students.
At the Florence Unified School District School Board Meeting on March 8th, the Board approved Mr. Greg Bellemare to be the Principal at San Tan Heights K-8, effective July 1st. Mr. Bellemare was formerly the Principal at Florence K-8 from 2009-2013.