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Articles from May 2019

Twelve Individuals Recognized as 2019 Laveen Legends

The Laveen Elementary School District recognized 12 individuals as Laveen Legends. Each recipient was honored for their positive contributions to Laveen schools. Recipients are:

  • Liz Suarez, M.C. Cash volunteer
  • Daniel Magos, Laveen School crossing guard and volunteer
  • Sohani Alam-Ahmed, Vista del Sur PTO President
  • Marisol Henry, Trailside Pointe PTA President
  • Matthew Downs, Salvation Army
  • Jennifer Rouse, Rogers Ranch community member
  • Sharon Anderson, Laveen Lions Club
  • Jenni Urbatsch, Desert Meadows PTO member
  • Les Daviet, Laveen Lions Club
  • Susan Sanborn, Laveen Art League and Governing Board member
  • Congressman Ruben Gallego
  • Bill Adams, community member

An awards dinner, sponsored by EMC2,  Chasse Building Team, and Orcutt Winslow was held on May 15 in the Trailside Point Performing Arts Building.

Photos from the event can be found on our flickr page.

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Laveen Recognizes 2019 Excellence in Education Recipients

Each year eight teachers from across the district are selected to receive the Excellence in Education Award. This prestigious award is given to those who attain high academic achievement for their students, provide exceptional service and leadership at their school, and make a positive difference outside of the classroom and in the community.

Congratulations to this year’s Excellence in Education recipients!

  • Nick Zarka, Cheatham
  • Steven Humble, Desert Meadows
  • Leah Hall, Laveen School
  • Shannon Gregory, M.C. Cash
  • Jessica Neill, Paseo Pointe
  • Jacquedda Valadez, Rogers Ranch
  • Joree Schneider, Trailside Point
  • Kristin Melton, Vista Del Sur
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Rogers Ranch is an A+ School of Excellence

Congratulations to Rogers Ranch School for being named a 2019 A+ School of Excellence by the Arizona Educational Foundation!

The A+ School of Excellence program is a comprehensive school assessment program that celebrates outstanding public schools. Schools complete an extensive application which is then followed by site visits by members of the AEF. The A+ School of Excellence™ designation is valid for a three-and-a-half-year period.

Rogers Ranch joins M.C. Cash School and Trailside Point Performing Arts Academy in receiving this prestigious award.

Representatives from the Arizona Educational Foundation will present the school with an official banner at a student assembly.

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