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Gilbert's Highland High School reopens after lockdown for 'unsubstantiated' bomb threat  AZCentral

The school's website said that students who hadn't yet left for school just after 7:30 a.m. should stay home and await further instruction.

Highland High School on lockdown after threat, Gilbert police say  ABC15 Arizona

Highland High School has been placed on lockdown after an "unsubstantiated bomb threat" Monday morning.

Highland HS teacher placed on leave after 'inadvertently' bringing a gun to school  AZFamily

GILBERT, AZ (3TV/CBS5) - A teacher at Highland High School in Gilbert has been placed on leave after "inadvertently" bringing a gun to campus Wednesday.

Highland High School on lockdown after bomb threat KPNX

Highland High School was placed on lockdown and students who were not already at school Monday morning are being asked to stay home after a bomb threat, ...

Gilbert Public Schools board approves boundary changes for coming school year  Community Impact Newspaper

Despite objections from a large number of community members present, the Gilbert Public Schools governing board on Jan. 23 approved proposed boundary ...

PD: 15-year-old arrested for threatening to 'shoot up' Gilbert school  ABC15 Arizona

A 15-year-old boy was arrested last week after he was overheard making threats to "shoot up" his East Valley high school. Gilbert police Sgt. Darrell Krueger ...

Chandler beats Gilbert Highland in 6A semifinal overtime thriller  AZCentral

No. 1 Chandler advances to the 6A final against No. 6 Gilbert Perry.

Game of the Week: Highland's Austin McNamara is a tall order for opponents  AZCentral

Highland senior Austin McNamara is an anomaly for kickers with his 6-4 height.

Across EV, high school students plead for help  East Valley Tribune

East Valley high school students are pleading for help.

Highland improves to 6-0 with 'FitzMagic' rubbing off  AZCentral

With the now-most famous football alum setting the NFL on fire at Tampa Bay, Ryan Fitzpatrick's high school alma mater is having its best season.

Undefeated Highland faces its biggest test yet in Desert Vista  AZCentral

The Hawks are undefeated at 5-0 and facing their biggest opponent of the season in Phoenix Desert Vista.

12 News A+ Teacher of the Week: Jackie Haener-Figueroa from Highland High School KPNX

Our 12 News A+ Teacher of the Week comes to us from Gilbert. She's been teaching for 33 years and says she's “in it to win it!” “I have a surprise for you…

ALL-USA punter Austin McNamara commits to Texas Tech  USA TODAY High School Sports

Highland High School punter Austin McNamara, a member of the ALL-USA second team, committed to Texas Tech on Christmas.

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)

Music Festival attracts 300 high school students to Yavapai College  Prescott Daily Courier

More than 300 top high school musicians from Northern Arizona spent two and a half days at Yavapai College participating in the annual Arizona Music ...

'All earned': Brophy Prep blind football player Adonis Watt scores 2 touchdowns  AZCentral

Brophy Pep running back Adonis Watt, who is completely blind, scored two touchdowns in a freshman football game.

AIA moves 2A basketball finals to Gila River Arena to accommodate Alchesay crowd  AZCentral

With Whiteriver Alchesay fans camping out overnight at Gilbert Highland High School's parking lot, the Arizona Interscholastic Association didn't want an ugly ...

STATE: Only The Gregory School prevails  KOLD

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Tomari Harris scored 28 points to lead The Gregory School to the fourth boys basketball championship (2008, 2009 and 2017) ...

Rewind: What we learned in Week 6 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Let's travel through Week 6 of the Arizona high school football season. There was magic in the air. Spectacular comebacks. Freshman flashes.

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.

Gilbert native to perform at President George H. W. Bush's state funeral  AZFamily

GILBERT, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- A Gilbert native will perform at President George H.W. Bush's state funeral at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, ...

Gilbert school district fires Highland teacher accused of having sex with student  Arizona Republic

Highland High JROTC teacher is accused of inappropriate relationships with students.

Chandler's David Eppinger seeks temporary restraining order so he can play vs. Gilbert Perry  AZCentral

Chandler senior cornerback David Eppinger will have a court hearing Friday with hopes of being granted a temporary restraining order in time to face his former ...

Ex-Highland instructor receives 8-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to sexual conduct with a minor  East Valley Tribune

A former teacher at Highland High School in Gilbert was sentenced to eight years in prison on Jan. 16 for having sex with an underage student.

Another Arizona teen arrested for alleged school shooting threat

A teenager was arrested Monday for allegedly sending a text message to a fellow student that included a threat to "shoot up" a Prescott Valley high school.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA Arizona high school football team 2018  AZCentral

The All-Arizona first team and the best of the rest of Arizona high school football, selected by azcentral 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.

Saguaro coach Jason Mohns blindsided by AIA football rankings  AZCentral

Scottsdale Saguaro coach Jason Mohns was a little blindsided Tuesday when the first Arizona Interscholastic Association football rankings of the season were ...

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 ...

Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released

Arizona's 100 Best Public High Schools - Phoenix, AZ - New rankings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in Arizona.

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 ...

'Blind courage': Unable to see, Brophy Prep's Adonis Watt plays running back  AZCentral

It is the last play. A show of sportsmanship by the home team. A 45-yard gallop into the end zone. But this isn't how Phoenix Brophy Prep freshman running back ...

Week 4 Arizona high school football scores  AZCentral

Three weeks are in the books. This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Week 4 for games played on Thursday, Sept. 6, Friday, Sept.

Chandler ignores distraction, rolls Perry behind RB DeCarlos Brooks  AZCentral

When it was over, Chandler players and coaches made room for No. 6 – the kid without the pads and, so far, without a season – to get into the huddle, where he ...

A win in transition: Late venue change doesn't derail VC boys  East Valley Tribune

The hours leading to the 3A boys basketball state-championship game brought a whirlwind of emotions for the Valley Christian High players.

Chandler Valley Christian edges Pusch Ridge Christian for Class 3A state title  Arizona Daily Star

GILBERT — Chandler Valley Christian won its sixth state basketball title in a 57-44 victory over fifth-seeded Pusch Ridge Christian (26-5) on Saturday in the ...

AIA a step away from making 8-team Open Division football playoff system next season a reality  AZCentral

The Arizona Interscholastic Association is only an approval from the Executive Board away from making an eight-team Open Division football playoff a reality ...

azcentral Sports Awards: Football Player of the Year finalists 2018  AZCentral

These are the top eight nominees for the 2019 azcentral Sports Awards Football Player of the Year. These eight players will be invited to the azcentral Sports ...

14-year-old in custody after shooting at a California high school  CNN

Authorities say they are trying to figure out why a 14-year-old boy went to his former high school Friday morning and began shooting a semiautomatic rifle shortly ...

East Valley charter gives teachers raise; refuses to let public comment on budget  AZCentral

American Leadership Academy will boost teacher pay by 13 percent, but it still lags behind traditional public school pay.

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.

LPGA aims to get girls out on the links  East Valley Tribune

On a recent afternoon at Talking Stick Golf Club, the course was peppered with golfers.

Top 10 Arizona high school quarterbacks of all time

With it being a banner year for high school quarterbacks in Arizona, let's look at the state's all-time top 10.

Highland HS water balloon fight caught on camera

A water balloon fight broke out in the middle of campus as part of a senior prank at Highland High School on Tuesday.

Gilbert teen crowned Miss Arizona Junior Teen | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

Gilbert's Vanessa Strait was recently crowned the 2015 National American Miss Arizona Junior Teen, where she competed with other contestants throughout the ...

Gilbert, San Tan Valley, Mesa students walk out for 17 killed at Florida high school  AZCentral

Students at Gilbert High School were the first in the Valley to take part in a wave of classroom walkouts following the Florida high school shooting.

Highland's Miner Webster becomes all-time leader for most girls basketball coaching wins in Arizona

The record came when many high school students were still sleeping in from Thanksgiving feasts.

ASU Gammage Announces Nominees and Finalists for High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

ASU Gammage has announced the finalists for the High School Musical Theatre Awards. Awards Ceremony and Show Saturday, May 26, 2018 | Tickets ...

Highland the Surprise of 6A Football?  Sports360AZ

By Justin Gaither. Highland High School football is typically associated with its most notable alumnus Tampa Bay Buccaneers Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.

Arizona teacher's trip to Savers highlights divide over Red for Ed  AZFamily

A longtime teacher says she was deeply moved by an act of kindness at a Chandler second-hand store and then brought to tears of frustration moments later by ...

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

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

National wave of hoax bomb threats hits Phoenix-area cities  AZCentral

Multiple reports of possible bomb threats were made across the Phoenix-metro area and were believed to be linked to similar threats made nationwide on ...

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 ...

Arizona schools to join national protest of gun violence  Cronkite News

Students from at least two Arizona high schools have indicated they will participate in planned walkouts to pressure legislators to pass gun reform. Some Arizona ...

AZ House passes resolution supporting Holocaust, genocide education in schools  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

A resolution supporting — but not mandating — education in the state's schools about the Holocaust and other genocides was passed unanimously by members ...

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.

Arizona Has 50 U.S. News Best Schools In The Country For 2018

Arizona's Best High Schools For 2018 - Phoenix, AZ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how AZ schools ...

Highland JROTC instructor arrested, accused of sexual misconduct with 15-year-old student  East Valley Tribune

The Gilbert Police Department has arrested a Junior ROTC instructor at Highland High School accused of engaging in a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old ...

EPICS High School gives AZ students tools to change the world  Arizona State University

With the support of ASU engineering program, middle and high schoolers design solutions for specific needs of community agencies. An app to help teachers ...

15 ways you can tell you’re a Gilbert native

GILBERT -- Can you claim long-timer status? If you can remember these 15 events in Gilbert's history, you can claim bragging rights:

National director of ORT Russia to visit Valley  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

The national director of ORT Russia will present an update on World ORT's recent work around the globe to representatives of Valley Jewish day schools.

EV teens celebrate Greek heritage in festive way  East Valley Tribune

East Valley teenagers Makayla Kantarze and Christopher Bafaloukos are staying in step with ancient Greek traditions.

The life of Ryan Fitzpatrick: Pop Warner grit to Jets' steady hand  New York Post

It's about overcoming and persevering and believing in yourself at every turn. It's about getting back up after getting knocked down. It's about savoring the ...

FC Grande reaches conference final in first year  Las Cruces Sun-News

Las Cruces based UPSL team looks for spot in National Playoff.

Highland honors the late Marquis Cooper  Sports360AZ

It was an emotional night at Highland High School on Friday. The Hawks honored the late Marquis Cooper, a former Highland great who went on to play for the ...

Graduating seniors taking the stage for commencement in East Valley  East Valley Tribune

Graduating seniors in the East Valley are taking in lots of scholarship money for colleges and universities. So far, they have received more than $200 million in ...

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 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 ...

Unsigned athletes who could complete Texas Tech's 2019 Class  247Sports

It's been a crazy 2019 recruiting cycle for the Texas Tech Red Raiders who endured a 10-month commitment drought only to land 11 pledges in June on the way ...

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 ...

17 historic schools in metro Phoenix

Some of the Valley's oldest buildings are schools. What schools in your district are historic? See our list of schools built before the 1950s.

Gilbert Public Schools fills four administrative positions  East Valley Tribune

Gilbert Public Schools recently filled four open administrative positions ahead of the 2014-15 school year.

Arizona high school boys volleyball 2017 state tournament schedule, analysis, predictions

This is the 2017 state tournament schedule for Arizona high school boys volleyball.

Mogollon & The Gregory School Take 1A Basketball Titles  Prescott eNews

Semifinals and finals played Saturday The AIA Division 1A basketball tournament played their semifinals and finals games yesterday at the Findlay Toyo...

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.

High schools in the East Valley | East Valley Education News  East Valley Tribune

Thousands of students attend district schools in Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler and Tempe. Classes for Chandler Unified School District and Queen Creek Unified ...

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.

Throwback Thursday: Dr. Brad Barrett oversaw growth of Gilbert schools

Gilbert History: Dr. Brad Barrett oversaw the tremendous growth of Gilbert Public Schools as the school district's superintendent.

Here are the Arizona schools that will be closed Tuesday for #RedForEd walkout  AZCentral

Several large Arizona school districts have announced they will be closed Tuesday for walkouts.

Gilbert's Austin Parent racks up more baseball honors  East Valley Tribune

Look up and down the University of Pittsburgh-Bradford's baseball lineup and Austin Parent sticks out, the only player on the roster who is not from the northeast.

5 arrested on suspicion of running meth trafficking ring  AZCentral

Authorities allege the drug ring was centered in several Phoenix-area cities.

All-Arizona high school girls soccer team: 2014-15

A look at the players who were selected to the All-Arizona high school girls soccer team for the 2014-15 season. The All-Arizona and All-State boys and girls ...

Gilbert history: How Phil Hatler created professionalism in Gilbert High marching band

You might say Hatler put Gilbert on the map through presentations in Fiesta Bowl and Rose Bowl parades and other events.

Soda Shop a destination for families, students | Az Local Business  East Valley Tribune

The Soda Shop, where customers can get fancy carbonated drinks, has found success with its second location. It's attracting more families and students in the ...

Arizona teachers will walk out again Thursday as budget votes drag on  AZCentral

Leaders of the #RedForEd walkout announced Wednesday they will be walking out again Thursday. School districts are notifying parents of closures.

Storm Front: ACU Solidifies Solid Class  Sports360AZ

I need to send an apology out to head football coach Jeff Bowen and his staff at Arizona Christian University. In my article Thursday, I failed to mention the ...

Graduation: Mesa student takes early leap to join Class of 2013  East Valley Tribune

Graduation is just days away. Then, they'll be moving on to the next phases of their life. For many, it's not a day too soon. But for one Mesa student, Thursday's ...

Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names

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.

Here are the Arizona schools closing when teachers walk out Tuesday  AZCentral

Hundreds of schools remain closed as teachers call out for the #RedForEd teacher walkout.

Arizona high school baseball Top 10 Players of the Week: April 30-May 5

This is the azcentral sports Top 10 Arizona High School Baseball Players of the Week. Each week, there will be another 10 for weekly honors. If there is a player ...

Phoenix-area schools with most National Merit scholars

A total of 37 high schools in metro Phoenix have at least 1 National Merit Scholar and 4 schools produced 6 each.

Not forcing the issue: A look at NAU guard Carlos Hines' streaky shooting  Arizona Daily Sun

When Carlos Hines is in a groove on offense for Northern Arizona men's basketball (2-4), he plays like one of the top guards in the Big Sky Conference.

Tempe history: Tempe gets its first high school

As the town grew, so did the voices for a dedicated Tempe high school.

Mariachi music sings out about Mexican culture | Az Arts  East Valley Tribune

Students in the East Valley are strumming guitars, belting out festive tunes on trumpets and singing passionate melodies in mariachi ensembles to celebrate ...

Netayanhu's victory a decisive one | Opinion  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won a decisive electoral victory at the polls despite tying with main rival Benny Gantz.While both the ruling Likud ...

Budget passes as #RedForEd teachers gather for 6th walkout day  AZCentral

Arizona educators and #RedForEd supporters gathered at the Arizona Capitol on Thursday for a sixth day of teacher walkouts. It is likely the last day of walkouts ...

Downtown Gilbert: 10 don't-miss spots

Downtown Gilbert has been steadily growing for years, and there are now many places that visitors don't want to miss.

Gilbert teen surprised with dad's tour return at football game  East Valley Tribune

Tina Haas knew she had a tough job to do; she didn't realize it would be this tough.

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 ...

Gilbert school board has 5 possible candidates so far

Possible candidates express frustration with the current school board.

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