Recent posts for Wildfire Elementary

Welcome Desert Ridge Principals (10/4/2016) - Explorer Middle School Kyle Shappee 602-449-4200 Kyle Shappee will be the new principal at Explorer Middle School. He was previously the principal at Copper Canyon Elementary School. Mr. Shappee joined the PVSchools family in 1994 and has held the following positions: teacher on assignment/Title I coordinator, assistant principal and teacher. He earned his Bachelor […]
Paradise Valley Unified School District Celebrate Centennial Year (5/29/2014) - Paradise Valley Unified School District Celebrates Centennial Year By Marty Macurak As we enjoy the modern developments and conveniences that comprise Desert Ridge, it is easy to believe that everything here is as young as the neighborhoods in which we live. Yet, you may be surprised to learn that the public school district serving Desert […]
Wildfire Elementary’s 8th Annual Silent Auction – Baja Beach Party (4/29/2014) - Wildfire Elementary’s 8th Annual Silent Auction Baja Beach Party When: Saturday, May 3, 2014 Time: 6pm-10pm Where: Aviano Clubhouse – 22500 N Aviano Way, Phoenix 85050 Price: Tickets are $30 per person and include food, 2 drink tickets and entertainment. Tickets must be purchased before event by contracting Jolene Newman at Please join the […]
PV Schools and Desert Ridge (7/22/2013) - Welcome to Paradise! By Marty Macurak Communications Officer Paradise Valley Unified School District   MISSION The mission of the Paradise Valley Unified School District is to cultivate, lead and inspire world-class innovative thinkers and expert communicators through a focus on the relationship between educator and student built around challenging, meaningful and engaging curriculum. VISION The […]
Wildfire Elementary School Gets Recognition (2/15/2013) - We are pleased to announce Wildfire Elementary School was Recognized as a 2012 NCEA High Performing School. This is not an award that is applied for, but one that is the result of analysis by the National Center for Educational Achievement, a department of ACT and partner with the Arizona Department of Education. The NCEA […]
Meet the Principal (12/14/2012) - Dr. Troy Bales, Pinnacle High School Trekking through mountainous terrain, away from the cellular devices of modern society, Pinnacle High School (PHS) principal Dr. Troy Bales engaged himself in the wilderness around him. He and other members of a Boy Scout troop traveled 85 miles through the peaks of northern New Mexico over the summer […]