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CUSD explores options for 2020-2021 school year

Anna Myers and Roman Valenzuela

May 18, 2020

The end of the school year is around the corner, and with teachers coming off the seventh week of online instruction, questions of how the return to school will operate have begun to circulate.  Google classroom has been a challenge for some students, but for teachers, the adaptation process has been s...

CUSD plans to build new high school

Dr. Craig Gilbert, the district's assistant superintendent of secondary education, holds a meeting to discuss the options for the new high school and boundary realignment options.

Jessica Lee, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

The Chandler Unified School District has been planning on adding a new high school to the district. As the area around Perry grows, more and more students attend the school. Perry was originally designed to hold a little over half of the number of students it holds today. Many expansions to the school h...

Push for AP is factor in increased test numbers contributing extra funding

Sarah Lankford and Kylie Vacala

March 10, 2017

Advanced Placement testing is an opportunity for students to test their knowledge at the end of the year and receive college credit. While these AP tests are beneficial for a student's academic success, they also become factors in bettering the environment of the campus as this opportunity for college...

ENOUGH! Chandler Police and CUSD frustrated with threats to schools; offer reward for arrest

Students safety in the Chandler District have been threatened multiple times this school year. CUSD and CPD have offered an reward to capture the people involved.

Sarah Campbell and Emily Narducci

February 11, 2016

Within the last year, numerous violent threats have been made to multiple schools in the Chandler Unified School District, with the most recent taking place Jan. 20 at Willis Jr. High School. According to assistant superintendent Dr. Craig Gilbert, numerous Chandler schools received automated phone ...

Loss of gifted programs in high school not necessarily a bad thing

Emily Narducci, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2015

The National Association for Gifted Students describes a gifted student as, “youth who give evidence of high achievement capability in such areas as intellectual, creative, artistic, or leadership capacity, or in specific academic fields, and who need services or activities not ordinarily provided ...

The student voice of Perry High School
Craig Gilbert