Academic Achievements

Zoey Talks CCS and Her Move to Arizona

Zoey’s family recently relocated to Arizona from Tampa Florida in 2017. They reside in the Arcadia area and have been enjoying everything new that the desert has to offer. Zoey likes to hike to the ‘Hole in the Rock’ at the Papagos, and she is developing her performance skills at the Valley Youth theater downtown. She loves Sushi, Mac and cheese and …

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Yaribeth Succeeds at Boys and Girls Club

  Yaribeth has been a Club member since she was five years old when she started in Kindergarten. Yaribeth joins every sport the Club offers, flag football, basketball, and soccer. She loves being active and involved in the Club. She’s the President of Torch Club, and is also in Smart Girls and River Keepers. Q. How has the Club helped …

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Bethany Christian Eighth Grader Bentley Talks Student Council

  Bentley is very active in every part of the school from student council, to having many lead roles performing arts, to playing soccer starting her fourth grade year. Bentley has a magnetic and energetic personality that everyone who encounters her loves. Bentley ranks high on an academic level and is very excited to be implementing the study skills she …

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New Way Academy Turns 50!

  It’s a milestone year for New Way Academy, as we celebrate 50 years as a school! To celebrate this Golden Anniversary, students, staff and families threw New Way’s mascot, Buster the Bulldog, a surprise birthday party! All of Buster’s mascot friends came to celebrate his big day, and students and teachers played an exciting game of trivia with questions …

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SJV Seventh Grader Talks About His Service to his Church

Aaron has shown his interest of life through school, athletics and spirituality by applying himself as an Altar Server, Catechist Assistance and Sacristan. He loves football, basketball, and track and field. Aaron shows hard work in all that he does, as well as constantly looking to enhance his spiritual growth. He consistently thinks of others’ needs, is always thankful and …

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Triple Threat Sarah Talks Acting, Giving Back, and Her Role on The Student Senate

Sarah is an ambitious and hardworking student at James Madison Preparatory School. She has shown growth and maturity as an upperclassman, balancing academics with intense involvement in extracurriculars. As Sarah’s varied after school activities demonstrate, she is both an artistic and athletic individual. Sarah is captain of the school’s color guard, and she is a key player on the softball …

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Justiana Succeds With The Help of Boys and Girls Club

Justiana started attending the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix when she was in sixth grade. During her first year, she earned the recognition as Kid of the Year and went on to graduate from her grade school as the valedictorian. Her dedication earned her a scholarship to St. Mary’s High School and this year she will represent the …

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Dylan Ellis – Enthusiasm for Life and Learning

  Dylan Ellis is a sixth grader at Bethany Christian School, in Tempe. He is a delightful young man with a charming, magnetic personality. Since he began attending Bethany Christian in first grade, Dylan has been involved in a wide variety of activities that have nurtured his enthusiasm for activity, ingenuity, knowledge, and relationship building. With the development of the …

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Grant Succeeds at West-MEC

  Grant Berkley is a hard-working, excellent student. He manages two jobs, while keeping his grades high and balancing family life and helping out at his church. With his hard work, he was able to purchase his own vehicle at the age of 16, and spent his sophomore and junior years learning to do repairs on his truck. He now …

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Trevor Excels in Academics at Starshine Academy

  Trevor is a new student to Starshine Academy and moved to Arizona from Guam with his family this past summer. Trevor has continued to excel in his academics receiving ‘A’ Honor Roll for first quarter and maintaining those grades this quarter as well. Aside from Physical Education, Trevor’s favorite subject is Social Studies. Trevor loves spending time with family …

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