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Peoria Unified celebrates May 2024 events, activities

Check out the following news items from around Peoria Unified School District

Posted 5/15/24

Check out the following news items from around Peoria Unified School District.

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Peoria Unified celebrates May 2024 events, activities

Check out the following news items from around Peoria Unified School District


Four Peoria Unified high school students win ASU pitch contest
Four students from Peoria Unified pitched their business ideas to a panel of judges for a chance to win a grand prize of up to $10,000. Each student who pitched a business idea made a compelling case for their company and won a portion of the grand prize. Read the full story.

Peoria Unified to host virtual teacher job fair at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15
During the event, individuals will hear from district leaders, teachers and parents about why they continue to choose Peoria Unified. A panel discussion will feature an instructional coach and new teacher during the online event. Participants will be introduced to some of the district’s leadership team as they spotlight what makes Peoria Unified the premier choice for educators. Read the full story

41 top employees recognized at annual Pride of Peoria event
Peoria Unified honored 41 top employees at an annual employee recognition event on Monday, May 6 at Arizona Broadway Theatre, presented by the Peoria Education Foundation. For the past 38 years, Peoria Unified has recognized the top one percent of all certified and classified employees at the “Pride of Peoria.” Read the full story.

 Peoria Unified celebrates Class of 2024
Each year, about 2,800 Peoria Unified seniors celebrate their high school graduation at State Farm Stadium. This year’s Peoria Unified graduation ceremonies will take place on Friday, May 17, Thursday, May 22 and Friday, May 23. Peoria Unified’s high school graduation ceremonies will be streamed live by the Peoria Student Broadcasting Network (PSBN).  Read the full story.

Peoria Unified School District launches alumni network
Peoria Unified School District announces the launch of an alumni network, a strategic initiative aimed at fostering stronger connections between graduates. The Peoria Unified Alumni Network will offer a range of benefits and opportunities for alumni, including networking, mentorship and volunteer opportunities, and exclusive access to district updates. Read the full story

Peoria Unified seeks feedback on curriculum materials
Peoria Unified is seeking feedback regarding which materials will be used to guide learning in Advanced Placement (AP) courses, dual enrollment programs and International Baccalaureate (IB) classrooms. Read the full story.