Voice of the Students

Brennan Impacts Younger Kids at Bethany Christian

Brennan is a seventh grader and is already starting to make a big impact on the elementary kids at his school. We see great things in his future. What do you like best about Bethany Christian School? I like my friends and the way God has been working through the lives of everyone here. What impact has this school had …

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Zoo Teen Anna Starts Environmental Club

Anna started an organization at her school and also is in the Zoo Teen program at the Phoenix Zoo. We see great things in Anna’s future! What kinds of activities and programs are you involved in outside of school? I’m pretty involved inside and outside of school. In the summer and fall I played beach volleyball in a women’s league and right …

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Brothers Brady and Keegan Love ISA

What do you guys think about school? Brady – I LOVE school! I think it is really fun because of my friends and my teacher. Keegan ­– Me too. They have trucks here to play with. What other things do you like about school? Brady – The after school is fun. Keegan – I like the gymnastics. What language are you learning? Brady …

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Benchmark Brothers’ Summer Fun

Some brothers have to go all out in the summers with extravagant summer camps and trips overseas…but these two brothers enjoy the more simpler life with their family and friends, catching crawdads, and playing tag.  Here is what second grader and preschooler Connor and Grant had to say about their summer of fun: Connor: What is the best thing you …

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Jordan Setford Talks Bethany Christian School

Bethany Christian School delivers academic excellence from a biblical worldview in a caring, Christ-centered environment.  By partnering with parents, they help students develop critical-thinking skills and a strong foundation to recognize their talents and gifts.  Here is what first grader; Jordan Setford had to say about his school: What do you like best about Bethany Christian School? I like math …

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Kelley and her Service Dog, Sucy

Kelley has always had an affinity and love for animals, especially dogs, making a service dog a good choice to help and watch over her.  Before Sucy Kelley worked with other service dogs to learn skills such as riding on an escalator independently, navigating crowds without an adult and trying on shoes at the mall.  Sucy and Kelley have been …

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Roy Ray Talks West-MEC Climate Control Technician Program

Why did you chose to pursue the Climate Technician Program? I chose to pursue this program because of the demand there is for skilled knowledgeable technicians in the workforce.    What are some of your goals for after high school? More schooling? Starting your career in the HVAC-R industry? Pursuing an entirely different career pathway?  After high school I hope …

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Bella Overcomes Her Obstacles with a Smile

Bella is a very bright, active, and athletic child. In March Bella was diagnosed with Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease.  It is a condition in which there is a lack of blood flow to the femur head which causes pain, early onset arthritis and loss of range of motion in the hip. She immediately had to stop all physical activity. Bella had surgery this summer …

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Sisters Talk About Discover U and Passions

Katherine: What is your favorite thing about Discover U? My favorite part of Discover U is science. I like science because you get to learn new things like: Why dinosaurs became extinct! Tell us about one of your teachers? Mrs. Matie was my second grade teacher.  She is very kind and thoughtful.  I had a lot of fun with her.  What …

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Camelback Desert Schools Awesome Summer Camp

Looking for a great place to take your kids next summer…Camelback Desert School has the place for you. Here is what some of the campers had to say: How many years have you been attending Camelback Desert School summer camp? What is one reason why you return every year? “Six years and I love it!  I like the basketball, swimming, …

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