Mesa's six high schools have a total of 26 seniors who qualified as National Merit semifinalists. These young people scored among the top one-half percent of the state on the PSAT or National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.
Skyline High School's Nancie Lindblom is the 2010 Preserve America State History Teacher of the Year.
Ishikawa Elementary's A+ status is celebrated on the Arizona School Boards Association website.
Sandra Day O'Connor Elementary School was chosen by the U.S. Department of Education as a 2010 National Blue Ribbon School.
On Sept. 27, teens and their parents are invited to explore options for high school grads.
Attend the district's free string quartet concert Sept. 10 during Mesa's Second Friday celebration.
Blast boredom blues for the kindergarten through eighth-grade crowd with enrichment and athletic activities.
The AgriScience Department also won Teacher of the Year, National Chapter; and first-place Reporter, Newsletter and Website awards.
Seventeen Mesa schools received the top grade on the state's annual report card.
To safeguard students, here are some basic guidelines for drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians.
The fall issue features the district's latest news, information and photos for parents and the public.
MPS offers a variety of free and tuition-based preschool programs. Enroll soon.
Graduates in the class of 2010 exceeded last year's offers by more than $3 million.
Education Week magazine lauded Mesa Public Schools for its graduation rates compared with districts in the nation’s big cities.
The Smith Junior High faculty member is one of our nation's top science teachers.
The Wind Symphony and Jazz Big Band will preform at 7:30 p.m. June 5 in the auditorium at 1501 W. Guadalupe Road, Mesa. Come cheer for them on their way to the World Expo!
Choose elementary or junior high string or band classes Monday through Thursday, June 1-17.
Graduation ceremonies were held May 27. The Class of 2010 has received more than $53.7 million in scholarship offers.
Karthik Uppaluri is one of nine students worldwide who will join field expeditions with leading scientists.
Enroll between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. May 12 at East University Church of God, 6630 E. University, Mesa.
A new class in Mesa highlights what's right about Arizona public schools.
See secondary science, technology, engineering and math projects May 4-6.
She is receiving a trip, a professional development course, lots of classroom resources and well-deserved national acclaim for this MPS-Boeing partnership.
Camp is for students who will be in seventh or eighth grade next school year. Students throughout the Valley are welcome.
Cantus Choir and Symphony Strings will appear in solo performances in New York City on June 6.