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Relay for Life of ChandlerVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002928Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) Kudos to those from CUSD who attended the recent Relay for Life of Chandler event hosted by Basha High School on April 29. Over 400 staff and students, represented by Basha Elementary, CTA Freedom, Patterson, Riggs, Ryan, Payne, Basha High, Chandler High, Hamilton High and Perry High, attended the 12 hour overnight event where teams committed to have members walk throughout the night. Over $162,000 has been raised by participants with funds supporting cancer research and patients. Relay for Life of Chandler Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002901Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) Three Chandler Unified schools have been named A+ Schools of Excellence! The Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced that Andersen Junior High, Riggs Elementary and San Marcos Elementary have received the coveted A+ Schools of Excellence™ award for the 2015-2016 school year. Applicant schools are rigorously evaluated in the areas of student focus and support, school culture, active teaching and learning, curriculum, leadership, community and parent involvement, and assessment data. Arizona Educational Foundation Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002607Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) CUSD has been rated the #1 K-12 school district in Arizona for the past two years based on data from Niche rankings.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002608Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) A survey of the Chandler community indicates that 92% of our parents would give Chandler Unified School District a grade of A or B.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002609Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) Chandler Unified has earned 70 Arizona A+ and National Blue Ribbon Awards since 1983.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002610Chandler Unified School District - (2015-2016) In 2016, Chandler Unified offers parents even more choices:
  • Spanish Immersion program
  • Elite Performance Academy
  • Expansion of the Mandarin Immersion program
See more at the Choice is Yours website Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Chandler Unified School District GraduatesVisit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002606Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) During the 2014-2015 school year, Chandler Unified School District graduates earned:
  • $92.6 million in scholarships
  • 25,479 hours of college credit (AP, Dual Credit, College-Level Testing)
  • 97,119 hours for service learning
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Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002183Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) CUSD and Chandler Education Association members helped to collect 1,324 books for elementary students and 119 for secondary students. That's a grand total of 1,443 books for children in need. These books will be going to local organizations like I CAN, Pregnancy Care Center, and CUSD Federal programs. Thank you to all that helped to make this a possibility.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002134Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) Dr. Casteel recognized bus driver Desiree McCollum for her heroic efforts to avoid a toddler who strayed in front of her bus. Click here to read the letter written to the transportation department. Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002143Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) Chandler Unified School District's Chandler Education Television and Community Relations program won three Rocky Mountain Emmy awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences at the Scottsdale Princess. They were honored for their work on historical documentaries outlining the early years of CUSD.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001354Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) The Arizona Department of Education announced that all five CUSD comprehensive high schools, Arizona College Prep - Erie, Basha, Chandler, Hamilton and Perry, have earned an 'A' grade for the 2013-14 school year -- the fourth straight year. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001355Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) The Arizona Department of Education announced that CUSD has 11 of the top 100 highest ranked schools in the entire state for the 2013-14 school year. That is more than any other district in the state. The schools are: ACP-Erie, ACP-Oakland, Chandler High, CTA Goodman, CTA Independence, CTA Liberty, Fulton Elementary, Hamilton High, Perry High, Riggs Elementary and Santan Elementary. ACP-Oakland ranked as the No. 3 school in the state and No. 1 in the East Valley. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001356Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) The Arizona Department of Education announced that a total of 36 CUSD schools earned an A or a B grade for the 2013-14 school year, compared to 35 a year ago. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001321Chandler Unified School District - (2014-2015) The Arizona Department of Education announced that CUSD earned an 'A' grade for the 2013-2014 school year. CUSD is one of only nine districts to earn the grade all four years of the state's Arizona LEARNS letter grade accountability program. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001465Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The district was nominated for an Emmy Award. The honor comes after the district's media production department, under the direction of Michael Holland, Chandler EdTV, entered a documentary video about district history into the Southwest Regional Emmy Awards competition. The program, called The History of Chandler Schools, Part 1: The First Bell Rings, was judged by members of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and deemed worthy of nomination for the coveted award.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001466Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD Nutrition won the 1st place 2013 HEMMY Professional Other Award for the CUSD school nutrition mobile app. AzPHA awarded CUSD school nutrition mobile app for its effective approach to providing nutrition information through the 21st century. AzPHA Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001467Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Chandler Education Foundation's Annual 100% Awareness campaign was once again a huge success thanks to the generosity of CUSD staff and families donating more than $72,000 to benefit the students and teachers of CUSD. The CEF 'Whoo Hoo Patrol' celebration took place on October 18. The Patrol surprised teachers and students by visiting 31 schools, awarding 72 teacher and school-wide grants. Chandler Education Foundation Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001468Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Superintendent's Student Advisory Council tasted food under consideration for school menus and provided feedback last week. Superintendent Camille Casteel meets regularly to discuss issues and to develop students' leadership skills.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001469Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Chandler CARE Center provided the makings for a Thanksgiving dinner for more than 600 Chandler families. Volunteers ranging from individuals to various CUSD schools and sites assisted CARE Center staff with sorting, bagging, and distributing thousands of donated food items. Thank you to the many schools, sites, and clubs from within the district that provided support to the CARE Center. Without that support and assistance, the CARE Center would not be able to provide for families in need.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001470Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD sent more than 100 Latinas to Chandler-Gilbert Community College Pecos Campus for the Hermanas Design Your Future Pre College Conference. Students in 9-12 grades represented Chandler High, Hamilton High, Perry High, Hill Learning Academy, Hill Learning Academy @ICAN, and CEC. Intel collaborated with Maricopa Community College District in this endeavor. The planning committee was comprised of representatives from Intel, IBM and Chandler Gilbert Community College. Flyer Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001471Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) District staff raised $39,089 for the Valley of the Sun United Way last fall through contributions and payroll deductions pledges.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001472Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD had five individuals and one team inducted into Chandler Sports Hall of Fame. Lois Truman Emshoff, longtime Chandler High teacher and coach; 1999 Chandler High Girls Basketball Team, coached by the late Mike Desper and Kathleen Regel and Meg Gianesello, who continue to work for CUSD; Jason Cascio, Soccer (Hamilton High Graduate); Eric Farris, Baseball (Hamilton High Graduate); Daniel Marshall, Track and Field (Hamilton High Graduate); Dontay Moch, Arizona Cardinals (Hamilton High Graduate).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001473Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD had several Creative Expression Competition winners from Santan Elementary, Payne Junior High, Santan Junior High, Willis Junior High and Hamilton High. The winners were presented with an award and a cash prize for the school at a city council meeting. City of Chandler Creative Expression Winners Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001474Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD student councils convened to show off their spirit, and celebrate the hard work to benefit the 'Make that Change Program' for the Special Olympics. The schools collaborated to raise more than $15,000.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001475Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Si Se Puede honored eight educators from CUSD at the 14th annual Cesar Chavez recognition and awards dinner April 5 at the Crowne Plaza San Marcos Resort. Vidal Mejia, Chandler High School; Norma Meza, Galveston Elementary; Ascencion Alexander, San Marcos Elementary and Galveston Elementary; Kathy Mejia, Santan Junior High; Lourdes Galindo, Frye Elementary; Kim Bratcher, Galveston Elementary; Yvette Rosales, Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary; Frank Narducci, Chandler Unified School District  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001476Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Three CUSD Schools Named A+ Schools of Excellence. Staff at Basha High, Hancock Elementary and Tarwater Elementary learned Thursday that they have been named A+ Schools of Excellence for 2014 by the Arizona Educational Foundation.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001477Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Rodel Names Two CUSD Educators as Aspiring Principals. The Rodel Foundation of Arizona has named 21 educators from across Arizona to the 2014 cohort of Rodel Aspiring Principals. Two of those are from CUSD, Amanda Meier from Hancock Elementary and Andy Morgan from the IRC. Rodel Foundation Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001478Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Chandler Chamber of Commerce has named Sonya Roche of Santan Junior High the Educator of the Year, Meg Giansello, director of instructional services, the Administrator of the Year and ACP-Oakland custodian Miguel Martinez the Support Staff Employee of the Year. They were honored at a recognition dinner May 29 at Wild Horse Pass Resort.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001479Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Wesley Delbridge, food and nutrition supervisor, was selected as a 2014 national spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001480Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Superintendent Dr. Camille Casteel received the Arizona School Administrators (ASA) Dr. Raymond Sterling Kellis Leadership award for 2014.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001481Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Three CUSD students, Lindsay Chew, Viputheshwar Sitaraman, and Jimmy Xu of Hamilton High, were named 2014 Flinn scholars. Twenty of the most talented high-school seniors in Arizona have earned the 2014 Flinn scholarship, one of the nation's most prestigious awards for undergraduate studies. We are proud that three hail from CUSD.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001482Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) Sixteen of the 19 winners in in the City of Chandler's tenth annual fourth grade environmental art contest were CUSD students. The students were from Basha El., CTA Liberty, Hancock, Jacobson, Navarrete, Patterson, Ryan, Santan El. And Weinberg.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001483Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) 21 National Merit Finalists Hail from CUSD The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recognizes and honors the top academically talented students of the United States. They shine a spotlight on brilliant students and encourage the pursuit of academic excellence at all levels of education. Earning this distinction puts these students in the top 2% of students in the nation.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001247Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) A recent study conducted by Business Insider ranks the City of Chandler the 9th safest city in the country. East Valley Tribune Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001198Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Arizona Department of Education announced that Chandler Unified School District received an A Grade for the 2012-13 school year -- the third straight year. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001199Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Arizona Department of Education announced that a total of 27 schools in the district earned an A for the 2012-13 school year. This compares to 26 a year ago and 18 the year before. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001200Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Arizona Department of Education announced that CUSD has 10 schools in the top 100 ranked schools in Arizona for the 2012-13 school year -- more than any other district in the state: ACP Erie, ACP Oakland, CTA Goodman, CTA Independence, CTA Liberty, Fulton Elementary, Hamilton High, Jacobson Elementary, Perry High, and Ryan Elementary. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001201Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) The Arizona Department of Education announced that all five CUSD high schools, Arizona College Prep - Erie, Basha, Chandler, Hamilton and Perry have earned an 'A' grade for the 2012-13 school year. To see the grades for all of our schools, please visit: CUSD80.com/ArizonaLearns. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001202Chandler Unified School District - (2013-2014) CUSD students consistently score higher than the state in the AIMS test. District - State AIMS Comparison Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001163Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The CUSD Nutrition program is the first school nutrition program to launch their very own menu app with real-time nutritional information its called CUSD Food. This free app is available for the iPhone and iPad, with the Android version coming soon. This app provides parents and students with menu information, nutritionals, food alllergens, and the ability to check their child's meal account and add money directly from their phone.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000898Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) CUSD had a great year at the Arizona State Science Fair (AzSEF) earning more than 150 awards. Notably Toni Bolen of Navarrete Elementary was named Arizona Science Teacher of the Year for the elementary division. Additionally six CUSD high school students qualified for the international science fair next month. They will be competing with 1,500 students from 70 different countries.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000904Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) 145 CUSD student projects advanced from the Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair to the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair, with 130 placing in one of 18 categories. Toni Bolen received the Grand Award for Teachers in the Elementary division, and students from Knox Gifted Academy and Willis Junior High received Grand Awards. Four of the 10 Grand Awards in the senior division are from CUSD, and these students advanced to the International Science and Engineering Fair.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000910Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Governing Board member David Evans recently was elected as the National School Boards Association Black Caucus Pacific Region Director. David also serves as the Black Caucus for the Arizona School Boards Association. He also serves on the Chandler Education Foundation Board. David was elected to the CUSD Governing Board in November 2004 and re-elected in 2008 and 2012. He is a CUSD parent and financial advisor. CUSD Governing Board Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000918Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Five CUSD Schools Named A+ Schools of Excellence. Staff at, Hull Elementary, Payne Junior High, Santan Junior High, Hamilton High and Perry High and learned that their schools have been named A+ Schools of Recognition for 2013 by the Arizona Educational Foundation. CUSD Facebook A+ Photo Album Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000924Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Three CUSD students, Savannah Pearson, Sanjay Srinivasan and Jakub Stechly of Hamilton High, were named 2013 Flinn scholars. Twenty of the most talented high-school seniors in Arizona have earned the 2013 Flinn scholarship, one of the nation's most prestigious awards for undergraduate studies. We are proud that three hail from CUSD.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000929Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) U.S. News & World Report today published the 2013 Best High Schools rankings at. All four CUSD comprehensive high schools Basha High, Chandler High, Hamilton High and Perry High are listed in the Arizona top 30. The Best High Schools rankings, which are available online only, are produced in conjunction with the American Institutes for Research (AIR), one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. U.S. News & World Report Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000947Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The Indian Education Program held their first-ever senior banquet for graduating seniors at Serrano's Restaurant on April 24, 2013. The soon-to-be graduating students and their guests were serenaded by Dine Urban Voices, from the Phoenix Indian Center. Dr. Craig Gilbert was the guest speaker. Congratulations to all American Indian students graduating from CUSD high schools this year.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000953Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Director of Community Relations Terry Locke has been selected as the National School Public Relations Association Southwest Region Vice President representing Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming. His three-year term begins October 1.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000967Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The Chandler Chamber of Commerce has named Sarah Burgess of Hamilton High the Educator of the Year, Cathy Giza, director of nutrition and food services, the Administrator of the Year and San Marcos paraprofessional Betty Romero the Support Staff Employee of the Year. They will be honored at a recognition dinner May 30 at the Chandler Hilton.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000771Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) CUSD mathematics teachers Ed Anderson (Hamilton) and Nicole Kooiman (Santan Junior High), were the conference co-chairs for Arizona Association of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference at ASU.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000772Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The CUSD Health Services Dept. partnered with the Chandler CARE Center to hold its first annual back-to-school health fair. 124 families received immunizations, physicals, oral health screenings, and hearing/vision screenings at the Chandler Care Center. Families also received a variety of fresh fruits, bread, food bags, backpacks, gift certificates and pool passes. Chandler police volunteers fingerprinted children and the UofA SNAP-ED program volunteers provided nutrition education information.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000790Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) More than 700 Families Served at Assistance Day: Thanks to the work of 268 volunteers, the Chandler CARE Center provided the makings for a happy holiday for 735 families who turned out Saturday morning for Thanksgiving Family Assistance Day. Frozen turkeys, groceries, baby formula and First Things First bags for families with children infant through age 5 were provided for community members who would benefit from a little help.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000802Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) CUSD shined in the City of Chandler Parade of Lights on Saturday. Participants hailed from around the district, including the Sanborn Suns Dad's club, the Chandler High marching band and the transportation department.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000803Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The transportation department entered Horton the Elephant, of 'Horton Hears a Who' into the Chandler Parade of Lights. Their entry won two awards: Best Lit Animal and the Pride of Chandler Award.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000822Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Chandler Unified School District announced last night that it has formed a partnership with the prestigious Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, the first partnership between an Arizona K-12 district and the prestigious institution. Students will be able to enroll for dual credits at the same rate as Maricopa Community College tuition. The dual credits will be accepted at Embry Riddle and transferrable at all in-state universities, as well as other institutions outside of Arizona.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000823Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Ryan Bledsoe from Santan Elementary and Megan Goudschaal from Hull Elementary presented sessions at the Arizona Music Educators Association Conference in Mesa this weekend. Ryan's sessions were titled 'Enhancing Creativity Through Effective Feedback' and 'No Experience Necessary: Homemade Electronic Instruments for the General Music Classroom. Megan's sessions were titled Hooked on Books: Making Connections Between Children's Literature and Music.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000829Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The central kitchen and Riggs Elementary were recognized by 'Fuel Up to Play 60' for their collaboration during Jump Rope for Heart.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000854Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Assistant Superintendent for Secondary Education Craig Gilbert on February 22 was named inaugural Coy C. Payne Man of the Year award recipient. Dr. Gilbert was nominated by the Chandler Men Of Action because of his abilities, gifts and status in Arizona communities.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000865Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Si Se Puede honored nine educators from CUSD at the 13th annual Cesar Chavez recognition and awards dinner: Dr. Angelika Foerst, Chandler High; Monica Garcia, Santan Junior High; Lourdes Nieto, Patterson Elementary; Brenda Ramos, Andersen Junior High; Noel Villegas, Galveston Elementary; Heather Anguiano, Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary; Mike Henderson, Galveston Elementary; Terry Williams, Chandler High; and Annette Auxier, Chandler Unified School District, Educators Achievement Award.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A001290Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) Approximately 100 6th grade honor orchestra students from all the Chandler elementary schools will perform at Chandler Center for the Arts to culminate a month of after school rehearsals. This concert will also include a performance of student from the ACP Orchestras.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000761Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) District itinerant general and adaptive music teacher Linda Murphy represented CUSD at the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) conference on November 30 and December 1. She presented a clinic for music educators on strategies for teaching music to students with disabilities. She teaches K-12 adaptive and general music all over the district.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000694Chandler Unified School District - (2012-2013) The Arizona Department of Education announced that Chandler Unified School District received an A Grade for the 2011-12 school year -- the second year in a row. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000770Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) CUSD's Federal Programs Liaisons from the Homeless, Indian Education, and Migrant Education departments took students from Title I schools on July 19 to the back-to-school clothing drive at Grand Canyon University. More than 160 students participated in the event this year, coordinated by Olivia Gaspar. Each student received two complete uniforms, a new pair of shoes, socks/underwear, new books, a backpack filled with school supplies, and a new outfit.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000017Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) CUSD is a member of Grand Canyon University's Partners in Learning, Leading and Serving (PLLS).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000016Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chandler Unified School District recently was honored at the Arizona School Public Relations Association's Superintendents Luncheon at the East Valley Institute of Technology. The district earned an ASPRA*tions Award of Excellence for its overall public relations program for 2012. The district also won an award of distinction for the 'Choice is Yours' marketing campaign and the CUSD Namesakes video.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000015Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) The Arizona Department of Education announced that CUSD earned an 'A' grade for the 2010-2011 school year. CUSD was one of only 14 districts and the largest school district in the state of Arizona to be ranked with a letter grade of 'A.' In addition, all four CUSD comprehensive high schools earned an 'A' grade. Arizona Department of Education Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000001Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chief Financial Officer Recognized by Peers. Joel Wirth, co-Chief Financial Officer for the Chandler Unified School district, on June 22, 2011 received the William Lovett Memorial Award for his outstanding contributions to the American Association of School Business Officials (AASBO).  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000002Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chandler Unified School District has received the American Association of School Business Officials Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting Award for fiscal year ending June 2010. This award represents a very significant achievement and reflects CUSD's commitment to the highest standards of school system financial reporting.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000003Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) The Chandler Coalition for Civil and Human Rights presented its 2011 Community Service Award on September 24 to Dr. Susan Horan, director of the Chandler CARE Center in recognition and appreciation of her dedicated service to the Chandler community.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000004Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chandler Unified School District has been selected to receive a portion of the 2011-2012 Target Corporation The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) Grant. This grant will enable approximately 952 students from our district to visit MIM as part of The World of Musical Journeys School Tour Program.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000005Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chris Capadona and Donna Donovan, IRC specialists, along with Sara Lowe, Ryan Elementary teacher, presented at the Arizona Council for Social Studies conference in Phoenix.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000006Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Perry High Athletic Director Marcus Williams, District Administrator Meg Gianesello, and Assistant Superintendent Frank Fletcher passed the Certified Athletic Administrator (CAA) exam and received their CAA certification.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000007Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Andrew Thomas, an elementary band teacher for CUSD, was selected for the U.S. Army Band. He is one of only four chosen among the 1,000 who tried out.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000008Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Five orchestra teachers from CUSD were invited to travel to China as members of the American Festival Orchestra. Dr. Alex Zheng, orchestra director at Perry High, Ajay Patel, orchestra director at Basha High, Russ Ash, orchestra director at Payne, Hull and Conley, Danelle Kennedy, orchestra director at Chandler High and Sanborn, and Pam Nichols, orchestra director at Andersen Junior High and San Marcos. Emilio Vasquez of Perry High, was only CUSD student who went and played violin.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000009Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Chandler Unified has eight NCEA 2011 Arizona higher performing schools. The schools were recognized at a special recognition event by the Arizona Business and Education Coalition on November 29. Jacobson Elementary, CTA Goodman, CTA Independence, CTA Liberty, CTA Freedom, Hamilton Prep, Riggs Elementary, and Santan Elementary.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000010Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) On Saturday December 3, Si Se Puede Robotics and Chandler Unified School District students participated in the 2011 FIRST Robotics competition held at ASU Prep Academy in downtown Phoenix and earned the following awards: Mechanical Design Award, Gracious Professional Award, Inspiration Award, and Robot Design Award.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000011Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Four CUSD students were selected for the 2012 Arizona All-state Jazz Band. John Michael Sherman and Alex Price from Hamilton High and Ben Westen and Jacob Kantzos from Basha High made the grade.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000012Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Si Se Puede honored seven educators from CUSD at the 12th annual Cesar Chavez recognition and awards dinner March 31 at the Crowne Plaza San Marcos Resort. Camille Casteel-- Administrator.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000013Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Out of 479 applicants, ASU's Hispanic Mother-Daughter Program (HMDP) has recently chosen 16 of Chandler's seventh graders to participate in this highly sought opportunity. Those chosen participate in a 10-year commitment of education and support for both the mother and daughter in order to provide them the tools for the daughter (and sometimes mothers too) to earn a college degree. These seventh grade girls are striving to be the first college graduate in their family.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
Visit Chandler Unified School District WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A000014Chandler Unified School District - (2011-2012) Travis Anderson, adaptive physical education teacher for the district, placed fifth out of approximately 28,000 competitors in the Pat's Run on April 21. Travis completed the 4.2-mile course in a blistering 22 minutes and 23 seconds. He is also a recreation leader for the Chandler Special Olympics.  Open just this item Email this item to a friend Share on Facebook
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