Monday, May 13, 2013 12:49 pm
Learning about the difference between wants and needs, students within the Kyrene School District learned the basics of finance and saving in a program through Bank of America.
Sunday, May 12, 2013 4:49 pm
The Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced that 28 Arizona public schools earned the A+ School of Excellence award for the 2012-2013 academic year including one in Ahwatukee Foothills, Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary School in the Kyrene Elementary District. Darcy DiCosmo is principal.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 11:49 am
In the months of February and March Cerritos students made appreciation cards for Ahwatukee firefighters and police officers. More than 100 firefighters and 40 police officers cards were made using Cerritos student’s handprint and their own personal note of why they are thankful for firefighters and police officers. Students from the Kids Care Club then delivered the cards to their local police and fire stations 43, 46 and 38.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 4:23 pm
Kyrene de los Cerritos elementary students made appreciation cards for Ahwatukee’s firefighters and police officers. It took about a month for the students to make appreciation cards for more than 100 firefighters and 40 police officers in the area. Each card was made using the child’s handprint and their own personal note of why they are thankful for firefighters and police officers.
Monday, February 18, 2013 9:27 am
Cerritos Kids Care Club reached its goal of making more than 100 blankets for kids in need. Over 50 blankets were donated to Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Recently, they visited the new Ronald McDonald house and donated 25 blankets. The remaining blankets were donated to the Kyrene Resource Center.
Saturday, November 24, 2012 12:00 pm
The Ahwatukee leadership school was recognized as the 27th Leader in Me Lighthouse School last week.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 6:00 pm
Kyrene de los Cerritos Leadership Academy in Ahwatukee will be hosting its Leadership Day on Thursday to showcase student achievement.
Saturday, September 22, 2012 10:00 am
Arizona personal injury lawyers, Mark and Alexis Breyer of Ahwatukee Foothills, along with Peter Piper Pizza, awarded a Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary School teacher Michelle Mandola $250 for classroom supplies and a pizza party for her class.
Monday, August 6, 2012 5:15 pm
Thousands of Ahwatukee Foothills students started a new chapter Monday as bells rang and doors opened for the first day of the 2012-13 school year.
Friday, May 11, 2012 12:00 pm
In its third year since transforming to a Leadership Academy, the community at Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary, inside and outside the classroom, continues to evolve and improve, according to parents and teachers.
Sunday, May 6, 2012 1:30 pm
Twenty students from Kyrene de los Cerritos visited La Estancia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Wednesday to visit with patients and hand out hand-crafted flower bouquets.
Sunday, February 12, 2012 7:00 am
When elementary school students voluntarily give up their lunch
and recess period, you can bet it's for something important.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 12:00 pm
The staff and students at Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary
School pride themselves on being a Leadership Academy.
Thursday, November 3, 2011 5:00 pm
What all do we see on a crosswalk, you might ask? Well, I would
love to say that we have seen it all, but I am sure that,
unfortunately, something new will come along to surprise me one of
these days. However, I can tell you a few things that I have seen
Thursday, October 13, 2011 8:00 am
Parents and community members have an opportunity to get the
Bondurant experience for a reduced rate. As an added bonus,
proceeds from the upcoming fundraiser will go to the Kyrene de los
Cerritos Parent-Teacher Organization.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 8:00 am
As a leadership academy, Kyrene de los Cerritos Elementary
School implements the "7 Habits of Highly Effective Students" as
one way to turn its students into future leaders of the world. This
year the school has added something new to tackle another aspect of
building maturity - through the lunchroom.
Thursday, July 1, 2010 9:30 am
Kyrene Summer Academy pottery art show
Friday, June 25, 2010 3:30 pm
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 8:00 am
Not many elementary school students could
build a human-powered vehicle out of three bicycles bolted
Tuesday, October 27, 2009 11:00 pm
Cerritos students wiping out
Thursday, October 22, 2009 11:00 pm
Desert Vista High School
Thunder Marching Band