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Santan Junior High Storm

Kisses for Kensi – Kensi Stanley, daughter of eighth-grade math teacher Missy Stanley, was diagnosed with a Wilms’ tumor, a childhood cancer of the kidney, and is currently in the hospital undergoing treatment. An account has been opened to handle donations for Kensi and her family. Donations can be made at any Wells Fargo branch, or checks may be made payable to “Kisses for Kensi,” with account number 7529295466. Sporting chance – Students can sign up for fourth-quarter sports boys’ volleyball, girls’ softball or track by seeing Mrs. Bell in the front office or finding Skeeter at lunch. Tryouts begin March 31. Cheers to Cheer – Congrats to Santan Cheer, who placed first in the Junior High Division and first in Stunt Group at the recent Sweetheart Classic Competition and is division champ for all junior high and high school teams.

—Peg Newendyke

Chandler High Wolves

Unified squad – Several CHS Spiritline members reached out to help the community through Special Olympics. This year the City of Chandler Parks and Recreation created a unified cheer squad consisting of CHS cheerleaders and individuals with intellectual disabilities. The unified squad meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday nights and will compete in two competitions. Kudos – Spiritline competed at the 2010 Arizona State Pom and Cheer Tournament, with Scruffy taking second place in the Mascot division and Pom taking second place. Chandler High also won the Leadership Award, voted on by all the competition staff, for displaying the best sportsmanship and respect off the competition floor. Chandler Competition Cheer took second place at the AIA State Championships as well as third place in the 5-Girl Category held in Prescott. Gold Key – Hannah Sydiongco earned Gold Key recognition in the 2010 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Out of 165,000 works submitted this year, hers was one of 693 chosen for her digital piece called “Rising Lotus,” blending the dance of Chinese and Indian cultures. Good acting – APAC competed in the Central Arizona Acting Festival and was the only school to receive five straight Superior ratings. This qualified APAC to compete at the State One Act Play Festival without invitation. Also, APAC recently traveled to Mt. Ridge High School to perform its show, “Skid Marks,” and brought home a State One Act Superior rating. High fives – The Chandler Winterguard received first place at Desert Edge High School’s Winterguard competition. The girls were presented with promotion pins at the awards ceremony by the president of Winterguard Arizona. Music notes – Congrats to the Chandler High orchestra students who made the SW Regional Honor Orchestra including Amber Applegate, Shruti Dharmaraj, Lois Tan and Luis Valencia, violin; Charles Shugert, Andrea Watkins and Witisada Wattananimitgul, viola; and Melissa Silva, cello, and Nick DeCenzo, string bass.

—Dave Constance

Youth

Perry High Pumas

Scholarship offers – The Chandler Education Foundation released a number of scholarship opportunities for Perry seniors. Check out Perry’s Career Center website for scholarship opportunities. Application deadline for the CEF scholarship is March 31. For more information, visit www.chandleredfoundation.org/scholarship.htm. DECA winners – Perry students competed at the state-level DECA conference and qualified for the international competition in Louisville. Award winners included Hannah Sych and Sarah Moen, first place, 30 Page Business Plan; Jarel Mitchell and Jalen Jackson, third place, Business Law and Ethics; Molly Bowes-Janzen, third place, Principles of Marketing. Kudos – Congrats to the Varsity Basketball team on its successful season, finishing with an overall record of 21-9 and an appearance in the quarter finals for the second straight season. Kudos to Chelsea Brumby and Sarah Wagner for being chosen to 1st Team All-Region, Sarah Beth Hock for being chosen for 2nd Team All-Region and Megan Crenshaw for making All-Region Honorable Mention.

Grant wishes – Congrats to Perry faculty member Beth Herbert, who received a $1,000 grant from Chandler’s Human Resource Council. Grant money will be used to purchase media items including a DVD burner, scanner, digital camera, flash drives and microphones for senior class projects and after-school workshops. Thanks to Mrs. Herbert for all she does. High honors – Kudos to Perry High faculty member Paul Koch, who was nominated for the Arizona Music Educators Association and accepted the band chair position for the Southwest Region Leadership of High School All-Regional Festival. Master thespians – Congrats to the Theatre Arts 2 class for receiving an Excellent rating at the recent Southern Arizona Acting Festival for their performance in the play “All I Really Need to Know I Learned by Being in a Bad Play.” Necia Crump and Emma Weiss were chosen for the All-Star Cast; Nolan Guy and Patrick V.A. Hardy also received an Excellent for their pantomime performance. High fives – Congrats to the Perry Puma Guard for winning first place at the Mesquite Winterguard Show and to the drumline for taking third place. Congrats also to the Varsity and JV Boys’ Tennis teams for their recent victories over Maryvale and to the Girls’ Varsity and JV Tennis on their first 5A victory over Maryvale. Blood drive – Congrats to Ashley Dzurnak and Key Club for a successful blood drive. Perry collected 41 blood donations, 128 percent of their goal. Thanks to all those who offered to donate but were unable to because of insufficient time. Thanks due – Thanks to Key Club, AVID and the Chandler Kiwanis Club, 4,000 pounds of fruit was picked and donated to United Food Bank. Sports update – Congrats to Perry High wrestlers named to the East Valley Region – All Region Team: 1st Team, Bryce Dillard; 2nd Team, Khodie Coleman, Seth Sullivan; Honorable Mention, Abe Flores, Nick Cox. The Puma’s also medaled at the 5A-II State Wrestling Tournament, held at ASU’s Wells Fargo Arena. The top six students in each weight class are considered state placers. Kudos again to Perry Junior Bryce Dillard who placed 4th in the 130-pound weight class and Junior Seth Sullivan placed 5th in the 215-pound weight class. Both students are the first to place for Perry High.

—Pat Phillips

March 20 - April 2, 2010

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Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding

Show Includes Reception Dinner!

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Yu Wei~

2010-2011 Grand Re-Opening

Inaugural Raffle!

Your Chance to Win 2 TICKETS to EVERY SHOW

the Chandler Center for the Arts presents in the 2010-2011 Season!

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Howie Mandel and Michael Bolton!

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The Last,

The Very Last Butterfl y “A Pushcart Players Production”

Saturday, April 24 7pm

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The Dance Collection

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