BASIS Scottsdale names Paradise Valley student valedictorian

Eric Frankel, a resident of Paradise Valley, has been named valedictorian for the BASIS Scottsdale charter school. The 2018 graduate is a National Merit Scholarship winner who will attend Stanford University. He currently works in a research lab at TGen, according to a release. In its latest school rankings, U.S. News and World Report named […]

Escrow happens at former Scottsdale Schools headquarters

The Scottsdale Unified School District has entered into escrow to sell its former headquarters property next to Arcadia High School. During a Dec. 7 special meeting, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board voted 4-0, with Governing Board member Kim Hartmann recusing herself from the vote. The meeting was held at Mohave District Annex, 8500 […]

Arcadia HS swim standout eyes success at Stanford University

Arcadia High School graduate Matt Anderson will be continuing his swimming career at the collegiate level as he moves on to Stanford University this fall. While Mr. Anderson does not leave for California until September, he is working hard this summer to prepare for his college career. In high school, Mr. Anderson was a three-time […]