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Open house to reveal magic of STEM subjects at summer camps
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Open house to reveal magic of STEM subjects at summer camps

June 25th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff Families can learn how sharks, lemurs and national monuments will bring STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) subjects to life for children at summer camps during an open house. The New World...
Local students named National Merit Scholarship winners
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Local students named National Merit Scholarship winners

June 24th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News staff The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced over 3,200 National Merit Scholarship winners, including 20 Chandler students, on June 7. National Merit Scholarships are funded by U.S. colleges and...
Students meet, dance at prom for online high schools
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Students meet, dance at prom for online high schools

June 5th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks High school proms can be exciting events, full of anticipation, as teens get glammed up and plan elegant evenings with dates and friends months ahead of time. But imagine going to the big dance when you have...
Learn about the duties of a lifeguard in preparation program
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Learn about the duties of a lifeguard in preparation program

May 17th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff   Enrollment is now open for Chandler’s Junior Lifeguarding program, designed to give swimmers a head start on certification as a lifeguard. Training is limited to 20 participants and is for...
Seton girls basketball coach marks 25 years with big award
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Seton girls basketball coach marks 25 years with big award

May 15th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak   Karen Self marked her 25th year as the head coach of Seton Catholic Prep girls basketball in high style. Or rather, the Arizona Interscholastic Association did by inducting her into the Arizona High School...
Outpouring of love and support shown for Heap family after girl’s death
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Outpouring of love and support shown for Heap family after girl’s death

May 12th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff   Instead of going to practice, Queen Creek High School football players recently showed their support for the family of Todd Heap by giving #hugsforholly outside the Queen Creek Target and Harkins...
Kyrene, other school leaders express alarm over funding to Chandler committee
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Kyrene, other school leaders express alarm over funding to Chandler committee

May 9th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Paul Maryniak Arizona’s three universities no longer form a pipeline of teachers for the state’s public schools. Half the freshmen in the state’s university system come from only 11 percent of Arizona’s high schools....
Busy dad juggles Chandler Children’s Choir activities, work, four children
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Busy dad juggles Chandler Children’s Choir activities, work, four children

May 1st, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Colleen Sparks   Behind the scenes of the Chandler Children’s Choir is a father of four thrilled to use his financial expertise to help shine the spotlight on his wife and their children, along with other youths. Adam...
ICAN offers children programs to teach valuable life skills
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ICAN offers children programs to teach valuable life skills

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By Stormy Light ICAN is a local organization that has a long-term commitment to helping children succeed in every aspect of their lives. The organization offers unique programs for students and volunteers to become positive role...
Four Chandler-Gilbert Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Teams
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Four Chandler-Gilbert Community College students named to All-Arizona Academic Teams

April 20th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News
By SanTan Sun News Staff Four students from Chandler-Gilbert Community College were honored for outstanding academic achievements and leadership at the 2017 All-Arizona Academic Recognition Ceremony. The students – Yessica...