Feb 06, 2020
Avery Fisher, a sophomore at Apache Junction High School, 2525 S. Ironwood Drive in Apache Junction won first place in the 7-12 grade level category in the recent AJ Kid's Idol takebt competition.
Feb 03, 2020
Haley Butel, a sixth grader from Desert Vista Elementary School proved she was an orthographer (good speller) by taking first place in the Apache Junction Unified School District Spelling Bee.
Jan 30, 2020
Students from the AVID program (Advancement Via Individual Determination) traveled to Northern Arizona University on Wednesday, Jan.
Jan 28, 2020
The "Sound of Kindness" in the form of a wind chime from Bens Bells was discovered hanging from the gate early Tuesday morning at Desert Vista Elementary School, 3701 E. Broadway Ave. in Apache Junction and included a message to spread kindness.
Jan 24, 2020
Apache Junction High School students Michael Jada and Jaden Erschen and their U.S.
Jan 22, 2020
What happens when you put 12 eighth grade junior high students in a crowded arena to listen to an aging, skinny guy dressed in a bow tie, talk about science? When the speaker is Bill Nye the Science Guy, the students are from Cactus Canyon Junior High...
Jan 21, 2020
Do you have a skill you would like to share or do you have time to help a student? Individuals interested in volunteering at any of the Apache Junction Unified School District Office schools or programs are asked to come into the District Office to fill..
Jan 17, 2020
Apache Junction High School's Navy JROTC unit traveled to Glendale on Jan. 15 and competed in a 10K relay with six members from each team (four males and two females) alternating with a mile plus run.
Jan 16, 2020
The only thing worse than missing the bus is when the bus never shows up.
Jan 08, 2020
Fifth grade students at Desert Vista Elementary School in Apache Junction wrapped up 2019 sharing their Gifted Projects. Paul Henry created a lava lamp. He used vegetable oil, tonic water and Alka-Seltzer.