AZ Learns, a division of the Arizona Deparment of Education, has published is rankings for this year. Out of the 48 schools (elementary, middle, high & alternative) in the Paradise Valley Unified School District 23 were ranked as excelling. Of course, due solely to the arrival of my wife as the best fourth grade teacher in the state of Arizona, her school was one of the "Excelling" schools. I'm going to just assume that they weren't ranked as excelling last year. :) In all reality, I'm sure that they were. The principle runs a very tight ship and prides herself on how well her school performs against the state standards.
Click Here to read the article from AZCentral.com.
[tags] Desert Ridge, Paradise Valley Unified School District [/tags]