Jensby named Volunteer of the Month.
Derryberry wins Milken Educator Award
District music calendar
Schools, offices closed for Thanksgiving break
Schools and district offices will be closed Nov. 26-27 for Thanksgiving break. Schools and offices will reopen Monday, Nov. 30.
Board recognizes Employees of the Month
Employees from Mesa High, Summit Academy, and Irving and Porter elementary schools were honored by Governing Board members at the Nov. 24 board meeting.
Mesa High band wins state championship
Mesa High took first place in Division II at the Arizona State Marching Band Championship Nov. 14. The band is led by directors Robert Brooks and Jeff Quamo.
November Students of the Month recognized
The board honored students from Dobson High School, SHARP School, and Entz, Guerrero and Keller elementary schools.
Gold card available for local senior citizens
Seniors 62 and over within Mesa Public Schools boundaries may enjoy free or discounted admission to plays, concerts, musical theater and sports.