ZONA Arcadia

Starshine Academy Class Leader and Honor Roll Student, Angel

  Angel was born in Rocky Point, Mexico. She loves playing soccer and spending time with her family. She enjoys school and learning anything and everything about science. In her free time she likes to read, hang out with her three dogs, and be active. In school, she earns Honor Roll and was Student of the Quarter for first quarter. …

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PCDS Senior Loves all Things Swimming and Competing

  Harrison has a long history with Hubbard Family swim school beginning at six months old when he learned the basics of floating & breathing. Years of lessons followed and his love of the water naturally landed him on their summer recreational team. Fast forward to senior year of high school and he is captain of his team at Phoenix …

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Ty is a Leader on the Court and Field

  Ty is a junior at Phoenix Country Day School (PCDS), and the varsity soccer team’s goalie. He is a stalwart leader on campus, plays both soccer and basketball, and is a tremendous student. Maintaining a 3.8 GPA, he excels in his studies and has developed a passion for teaching. He hopes to move on to a college that will …

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First Grader Davontay Talks About His Love of Pets

  Davontay loves playing sports, especially baseball! He currently plays on the Desert Dogs and is practicing to join Cactus Horizon Little League in the spring. Davontay is a great student and math is his favorite subject. When he grows up, Davontay wants to be a veterinarian, doctor, MLB baseball player, or astronaut. He recently became a vegetarian because of …

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STA Eighth Grader Shines On and Off The Field

Bridget is a top student at St. Thomas the Apostle, as well as a nationally recruited softball player. At school she plays softball, volleyball and basketball, in addition to playing club softball. Bridget has been invited to six unofficial visits to colleges this fall and has received offers to play Division 1 college softball. She serves as secretary in the …

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Seventh Grader, Thomas, Gets Accepted Into The University of Notre Dame Ignite Connection Program

Thomas is a seventh grade straight-A student at St. Francis Xavier. He was accepted into a new program by the University of Notre Dame. The program is called the University of Notre Dame Ignite Connection Program. He also is on an elite Lacrosse Travel team that took him across the country this summer playing Lacrosse. Q. Can you tell us …

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STA Seventh Grader, HANNAH, Succeeds in Gymnastics

Hannah is an excellent student and is always kind to everyone. She is the first student to greet you on campus and a wonderful role model for our younger students. Hannah is very involved outside of school in gymnastics and does a variety of services in the community. Q. How long have you been involved in gymnastics? A. I was …

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Monte Vista Elementary

In honor of National Peace Day, a number of our schools participated in Pinwheels for Peace. Pinwheels for Peace is a collaborative worldwide project where students create a pinwheel that represents their thoughts and feelings about peace, anti-bullying and non-violence using words and images. The pinwheels are then used in an art installation designed to inspire public reflection on peace.  …

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CCS First Grader ROKSY Talks About Her Favorite Things

Roksana “Roksy” is an incredibly empathic young lady. She is very keenly aware of others’ feelings and always reaches out with one of her enormous hugs. She is very genuine and always finds something amazing to say to make others feel special. She loves her little brother Maksym and German Shepherd puppy, Suka. Roksy helps to do obedience training for …

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Dania Shines at Starshine Academy

Dania was born a medical marvel and has shown her strength from the very beginning. Throughout various medical surgeries and procedures, she has remained a warrior. Dania is a very kind and generous student. She works well with others. Dania loves to help others and watch baseball. Q. What is your favorite baseball team? A. The Arizona Diamondbacks! Q. What is …

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