Friday, March 29, 2013 11:47 am
Delta Kappa Gamma is an international organization of women educators whose purpose is to promote the professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education. Aligned with that purpose, Delta Kappa Gamma/Alpha Chapter will host their first annual “Early Career Educator” appreciation and recognition brunch recognizing 16 outstanding early career educators from the Marana Unified School District. The brunch will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
Caleb Burrows, who attends Roadrunner Elementary School, listens to a word being read during last week’s spelling bee that took place at Mountain View High School.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 4:00 am
Smiles lit up the faces of 35 Roadrunner Elementary students as Elks Lodge volunteers helped them shop for $140 worth of clothing and shoes on Dec. 1, at J.C. Penney in the Tucson Mall.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 4:00 am
Marana student leaders are looking to make a difference in their schools, having recently participated in the Bonstingl Leaders for the Future 2012 Marana Youth Leadership Summit on Thursday.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 2:07 pm
Teams of student leaders from a Marana intermediate school and six Marana elementary schools will present their final project during the conclusion of the Marana Youth Leadership Summit on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 9:30 a.m. at Twin Peaks Elementary School, 7995 W. Twin Peaks Rd, Tucson 85741.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 2:43 pm
Students returning to Thornydale Elementary and Roadrunner Elementary schools will see some new faces as each school in the Marana Unified School District has a new principal for the 2012-2013 school year.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 4:00 am
The Marana Unified School District Governing Board has recognized 2012 Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of the Year. The awards were presented during last week’s Governing Board meeting.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 4:00 am
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 9:40 am
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 4:00 am
For the last 20 years, volunteers from the non-profit
organization known as OneSight have been donating more than just
their time when it comes to vision care. This year, the Marana
Unified School District has been fortunate enough to be selected as
the latest beneficiary of the program’s outreach.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 4:00 am
Last week, the Marana Unified School District held its annual
district-wide spelling bee at Mountain View High School.
The microphone was higher for some more than for others as
Roadrunner Elementary School fourth-grader Mary Morgan found
Roadrunner Elementary School fourth-grader Mary Morgan spells
one of her words for the judges.
Tortolita Middle School sixth-grader Savanna Kelly, left, bumps
fists with Roadrunner Elementary School’s sixth-grader Samantha
Kidd after they both correctly spelled their words. Kelly placed
fourth and Kidd placed third overall.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 4:00 am
Members of Continental Ranch Sunflower’s Arts and Crafts Club
donated $1,000 to the teachers of Roadrunner Elementary School in
Marana, on Dec. 12.
The Sunflower Arts and Crafts Club presents $1,000 to Roadrunner
Elementary School. Pictured from left to right: Club Secretary
Velma Whittingham, Outgoing President Chris Naughton, Principal
Elizabeth Armenta, Incoming President, Jeanne Collins, and member
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 4:00 am
In keeping with their holiday tradition, the Catalina Mountain
Elks Lodge #2815 sponsored its fifth-annual shopping event on Dec.
3, bringing Christmas cheer to 35 students from the Roadrunner
Elk member Mary Aldrich assists Roadrunner Elementary School
children in opening their Christmas gifts.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 4:00 am
More than 500 students and faculty of Marana’s Roadrunner
Elementary School were excited on Nov. 18, when members of the
Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge donated $1,200 in art supplies.
Members of the Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge were happy to show
the students of Roadrunner Elementary School the $1,200 in art
supplies they donated. Pictured is Elks members Alane Asp, at far
left, Joyce Garcia, middle, and school Principal Elizabeth Armenta,
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 4:00 am
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 3:00 am
AMPHITHEATER SCHOOL DISTRICT
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:00 am
Conceptual Design Review Board seeks
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 3:00 am
Marana Unified School District has begun tapping $43 million in
bond funds for capital projects authorized by voters last November
to improve school and athletic facilities, recondition parking lots
and purchase a fleet of new buses.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 12:00 am
Golder Ranch has opportunity for volunteers