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Dancer Shaeleigh O’Brien, Third Grader at Freedom Academy North

Shaeleigh O’Brien is sure to fall into the same footsteps as her mom! She has been dancing her whole life and just got casted in The Nutcracker at Ballet Arizona….Congrats Shaeleigh, keep up the great work! Tell us your involvement in The Nutcracker with Ballet Arizona.  I auditioned and was selected to be in one of three casts for the …

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Damian Gingerich, Freshman at International Charter School of Arizona, Talks Soccer and Being a Brother

How long have you been playing soccer?What is your favorite thing about playing? I have been playing for 10 years with Phoenix Christian Soccer Club. My team is made up of refugee kids from all over the world. My favorite thing about playing is running around out there trying to work together with my teammates to score a goal. They …

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Tesseract Wins Program of the Year for the Herpetological and Crocodilian Program out of all Private Independent Schools in Arizona

The Phoenix Herpetological Society (PHS) is a non-profit organization that takes in abandoned or endangered reptiles and keeps them in a safe environment. The PHS works closely with Tesseract School on a few different programs. One of these programs is when the Society visits the Tesseract fourth grade for an eight week learning experience. Each week, an instructor from the PHS brings a variety …

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Brea Austerlade, 2nd Grader at Camelback Desert School Cooks with Chef Whitney

What is your favorite part of the Cooking Club? I love all of the different ingredients and tasting the food. I like that Chef Whitney makes food that I can eat because I am gluten and nut free. What is the most delicious thing that you have ever made? There are many but the most delicious was probably the brownies …

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