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  1. Police investigating threat to Mountain Pointe High School  ABC15 Arizona
  2. Police, school officials investigating threat to Mountain Pointe High School  FOX 10 News Phoenix
  3. Phoenix PD investigating social media threat at Mountain Pointe High School  AZFamily
  4. Online threat against Mountain Pointe High in Ahwatukee Foothills under investigation  AZCentral
  5. Elevated security to continue at Mountain Pointe High after threat  Ahwatukee Foothills News
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VIDEO: Social media threat at Mountain Pointe HS  AZFamily

The Phoenix Police Department is actively investigating a social media threat directed toward Mountain Pointe High School Sunday night.



VIDEO: Police presence after threat to Mountain Pointe HS  AZFamily

Extra police will be present at Mountain Pointe High School after a social media threat.



Mountain Pointe students to be disciplined after online threats, school says  ABC15 Arizona

Mountain Pointe High School officials say the individuals responsible for school threats last week have been identified.



N'Keal Harry Among Local Products Invited To NFL Scouting Combine  AZCardinals.com

Arizona State wide receiver could be a first-round pick.



Student with disability recorded using urinal in school bathroom  12news.com KPNX

PHOENIX — A Valley mom is calling for action against bullying after her disabled son was recorded using the bathroom at Mountain Pointe High School.



Desert Vista pulls off miraculous play to beat Mountain Pointe in Ahwatukee Bowl  AZCentral

It was a play ran over in their dreams, and one they'll never forget for Desert Vista's first Ahwatukee Bowl win since 2011.



Police still probing threat that disrupted Mountain Pointe High  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Despite what they called “promising leads,” Phoenix Police have not yet made an arrest in connection with a social media threat that forced elevated security ...



Former Mountain Pointe HS and UofA star Kingery returns to Arizona with the Phillies  AZFamily

For Philadelphia Phillies infielder Scott Kingery, a game at Chase Field feels like a game at home. "It's pretty special," said Kingery before Tuesday night's game.



'My child's behaviors and needs do not warrant mockery': Mom responds after video ridiculing son posted online  AZCentral

A mother is calling for change after Ahwatukee high school students shared videos of her son, who is autistic, inside a school bathroom.



TU campus security tuneup brings changes to Mountain Pointe  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Both Tempe Union High and Kyrene school districts are continuing to address security concerns in their buildings and Mountain Pointe High School students ...



Game of the Week: No looking back for Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock  AZCentral

A year to forget has turned into a season to remember for first-year Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock.



Mt. Pointe gets new principal, Anna Battle leaves Tempe Union  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Two veteran Tempe Union High School District administrators with longtime Ahwatukee connections have new positions – one no longer with the district and the ...



Mountain Pointe students prepare to grill board, LD18 candidates  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Regardless of whether they're old enough to vote, about 44 Mountain Pointe High School students aren't sitting on the sidelines for the 2018 General Election.



Mountain Pointe (Phoenix) big man Deandre Henry walks away from football to chase hoop dream  USA TODAY High School Sports

Not even an inquiry from defending national champ Alabama could change Mountain Pointe (Phoenix) junior Deandre Henry's mind about giving up football to ...



Pride conductor forges ties with past, present band members  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Mountain Pointe High School's Lionhearts Marching Band is on a mission to continually improve and add to its ranks, as graduating senior members mean ...



Social media threat prompts increased police presence at McClintock High  AZFamily

Police are looking into yet another social media threat Tuesday, this time targeting McClintock High School in Tempe. This comes after a series of social media ...



Mountain Pointe reloads under new coach with eye on wins  Ahwatukee Foothills News

One by one, players on the Mountain Pointe football team walked across the school parking lot to the practice field, placing a hand on the sign that reads “Mark ...



Parents, students on high alert after threats made to Valley schools  FOX 10 News Phoenix

PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Four Valley schools are on high alert this week after threats made against the schools were posted to social media. The most recent threats ...



Mountain Pointe thespians turn to mystery with 'Clue'  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It's a dark and stormy night… Well, not in Ahwatukee except for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2 and 3, at the Black Box Theater at Mountain Pointe High School, ...



Mountain Pointe High School head football coach resigns after 9 seasons  ABC15 Arizona

Norris Vaughan led Mountain Pointe to a 2013 state championship.



Tempe Union bus catches fire while taking students to school  AZCentral

More than 50 Mountain Pointe High School students were on the way to campus Monday morning when their bus caught fire. No injuries were reported.



Rewind: What we learned in Week 6 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Let's travel through Week 6 of the Arizona high school football season. There was magic in the air. Spectacular comebacks. Freshman flashes.



Friday Night Lights: Mountain Pointe  Mountain West Connection

This week brings us to Arizona to check out the football there.



Mountain Pointe offers blockbuster 'High School Musical' | Arts & Life  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It's been called a modern “Romeo and Juliet” and a contemporary “Grease” for tweens.



Traces of meth found in classrooms at Mountain Pointe High School in Ahwatukee  azcentral.com

Trace amounts of meth were found in three classrooms at Mountain Pointe High School in the Ahwatukee Foothills neighborhood of Phoenix.



Student arrested after social media threats were made against McClintock High School  AZCentral

A McClintock High School student was arrested Sunday after threats were made against the school on social media, the Tempe Police Department said.



Mountain Pointe adds ex-head coaches Conrad Hamilton, Ross Crow as coordinators  AZCentral.com

Former Chaparral football coach, ex-Agua Fria coach join Rich Wellbrock's staff at Mountain Pointe High School.



Gov. Ducey visits students at Mountain Pointe High School  ABC15 Arizona

Governor Doug Ducey stopped by Mountain Pointe High School in Ahwatukee on Monday morning because a group of students convinced him to be their guest ...



A look at key Week 6 games in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

It's Week 6 in Arizona high school football. We're already at the midway point of the 2018 season. During homecoming, Gilbert Highland watched fireworks light ...



What we learned from Week 5 in Arizona high school basketball  AZCentral

A growing rivalry. Clutch performances. Big plays. Let's take a look at Week 5 in Arizona high school boys basketball. Biggest takeaway. Why isn't Phoenix ...



Valley native, former Arizona Wildcats walk-on gets 6-year deal with Phillies  ABC15 Arizona

The Phillies are banking on the graduate of Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix.



Arizona high school boys basketball rankings: Through Week 7  AZCentral

Where are the top high school basketball teams ranked at midseason in the Super 10 and 6A to 1A?



Trent Brown of Pinnacle voted Week 5 Arizona high school boys basketball top performer  AZCentral

A look at who stood out in Week 5 of the Arizona high school boys basketall season.



Tempe Union High School District makes strides in suicide prevention  AZFamily

Tempe Union High School District is opening up the conversation about suicide prevention to its entire staff, making it the first in the state to provide this type of ...



Area parents taking lead in teen suicide prevention  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Denise and Ben Denslow, LeAnn Hull and Tim Warnock know the endless pain parents suffer when their child dies by suicide.



Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Patch.com

BASIS Scottsdale is Arizona's best public high school for 2019, according to a new set of rankings released by Niche.com this week.



Arizona high school boys basketball rankings: Through Week 8  AZCentral

A look at the top ranked teams in the state for high school boys basketball through Week 8.



Mountain Pointe High School's music man returning home  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Leo Werner is back. The newly reappointed Mountain Pointe High School band and orchestra director has returned to the program he originated when the ...



Mountain Pointe thespians jazzed about daring play | Arts & Life  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Corey Quinn admits he likes to take risks. But it's not in the lab at Mountain Pointe High School, where he teaches biology, but on stage, where he has been the ...



Ahwatukee offers wide variety of Halloween diversions | Arts & Life  Ahwatukee Foothills News

What do you think of when you think of Halloween in Ahwatukee?



2019 will be 'The Year of the Freeway' for Ahwatukee  Ahwatukee Foothills News

There may be many things this year will be known for, but one thing is a certainty: In Ahwatukee, 2019 will be the Year of the Freeway.



Arizona high school football rankings 2018  AZCentral

This is a look at the top 10 Arizona high school football rankings for the 2018 season. Rankings are updated here weekly throughout the season.



Countdown: 50 things to watch for in the 2018 Arizona high school football season  AZCentral

With Wednesday marking 50 days before the first Arizona high school football game to be played in 2018, let's look at 50 things to look forward to this season: ...



Police investigating after reports of threat at Kyrene Middle School  ABC15 Arizona

Workers at a Tempe middle school checked students' backpacks as they arrived on campus Friday, after reports of a threat to the school.



Sack attack: Top 10 outside linebacker/defensive ends in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

A look at the guys who take a beeline to the quarterback in the passing game and are capable of dropping back into coverage.



'No more silence': 15,000 swarm Capitol at March For Our Lives rally in Phoenix  AZCentral

Thousands of people and students gathered at the Arizona State Capitol on March 24, 2018 to protest mass school shootings and raise awareness for gun ...



Week-by-week look at top Arizona high school football game for 2018 season  AZCentral

It could change once the high school football season begins, but on paper, these look like the top game each week in 2018: ...



Strongest Arizona high school football regions in each conference  AZCentral

There are no automatic state playoff berths for the region champions in football. But there are some gauntlet regions.



Kyrene schools a family affair for new principal  Ahwatukee Foothills News

As the new principal at Kyrene de la Estrella, one of the first items Sarah Collins unpacked and pinned on the bulletin board behind her new desk was a fading.



Power couple Santistevans open shop in Ahwatukee | Real Estate  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Ahwatukee Realtor power couple Mary Jo and Mike Santistevan have opened shop closer to home.



Teacher pay protests come to Ahwatukee today | Local Schools  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The protests by Arizona elementary and high school teachers over their pay and the refusal by the governor and State Legislature to do much about it was to ...



Arizona high school football teams that could surprise in 2018  AZCentral.com

A look at Arizona high school football teams in 2018 that could pull off surprises.



Where are they now? Keeping track of Arizona HS football transfers  AZCentral

Every year Arizona high school football rosters change, and elite players move to another school. Where are they this year?



What has happened to Cinderella in Arizona high school football?  AZCentral

A 5-5 team that barely got into the 6A state football playoffs as a No. 15 seed suddenly became the focus. As soon as Avondale Westview finished off No. 2-seed ...



Mountain Pointe girls' basketball team on a roll  Ahwatukee Foothills News

While the Mountain Pointe High School boys basketball team and first-year head coach Duane Eason are taking the 6A conference by storm this season, the ...



Mountain Pointe safety Kenny Churchwell feints toward ASU football, picks UCLA  AZCentral

Mountain Pointe safety Kenny Churchwell, playing the 'eeny, meeny, miny, mo' game Friday, initially picked up an Arizona State hat.



3 seniors hope to power Pride girls softball team to playoffs  Ahwatukee Foothills News

In four years, Mountain Pointe High School's girls softball team's three seniors have experienced just about everything Arizona high school softball has to offer.



Lock down: Top 10 Arizona high school cornerbacks for 2018 football season  AZCentral

A look at the top 10 Arizona high school football cornerbacks this season.



Mountain Pointe High promotes lifelong physical activity | Sports  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The physical education program at Mountain Pointe High School was featured recently at a research meeting in Boston.



2-a-days: High school football region previews for 2018  AZCentral

This is a look at the region previews for the 2018 Arizona high school football season. The season kicks off Thursday with the first of 73 Week 1 games. Aug. 16 ...



Peoria Centennial's football dynasty was a long work in progress  AZCentral

Richard Taylor started Centennial's football program in 1990, then dwarfed by Peoria and Cactus in the Valley's Northwest.



41 Arizona public schools earn Arizona Educational Foundation A+ School of Excellence™ Award  Arizona Education News Service

The Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF) announced the names of 41 Arizona public schools receiving the coveted A+ School of Excellence™ award for the ...



Jakob Feng of Phoenix Country Day voted Week 7 Arizona high school boys basketball top performer  AZCentral

A look at the top performers in boys basketball from Week 7 in Arizona high schools. You can tell us about an outstanding student-athlete in your community.



She drove the numbers, now she's 'The Auto Professor'  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Norma Hubele has a vision. And if you drive a motor vehicle, you may want to pay attention to it. The Ahwatukee professor has put her impressive academic ...



Breaking down the 'Tukee Bowl: Mountain Pointe vs. Desert Vista  azcentral.com

Phoenix Mountain Pointe travels a few miles to Phoenix Desert Vista on Thursday night for the Ahwatukee Bowl, a football game that annually brings out the ...



Ahwatukee students shine in Kyrene summer production | Arts & Life  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Kyrene School District's Community Theatre is ending its four-week summer session by presenting Disney's '101 Dalmations, KIDS'' show on stage tonight, June ...



Shooting threat stopped at Mountain Pointe High School  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Mountain Pointe parents and students were notified of a possible threat to the school, which was stopped right away Thursday morning.



With teacher walkout looming, AIA moving forward with high school state tournaments  AZCentral

Arizona Interscholastic Association Executive Director David Hines said, even with a teachers' walkout looming Thursday, spring sports state tournaments will go ...



Phoenix Mountain Pointe football team prominence built with discipline, pride  Arizona Republic

Norris Vaughan led Mountain Pointe to its first state championship season last year.



Pride grads drill down together on their fledgling careers  Ahwatukee Foothills News

When a new associate dentist joined longtime Ahwatukee Dr. Harvey Arnce's Ironwood Dental Center last month, his other relatively new associate thought she ...



A 20-year reunion: First freshmen class at Mountain Pointe to get together Oct. 17  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The first freshmen class to ever enter Mountain Pointe High School is coming back to its old stomping grounds for its 20th high school reunion this October.



Rich Wellbrock poised to become new Pride football coach  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The Pride have found the new leader of their pack. Tempe Union High School District officials announced Tuesday they would recommend that the governing ...



Chandler knocks off No. 10 Mountain Pointe for Arizona 6A state title  USA TODAY High School Sports

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Finally, Chandler can breathe easy. Eleven weeks after being humiliated, it found redemption Saturday night on the biggest stage.



Loading up: Who has the toughest football schedule in each conference?  AZCentral

Arizona high school football has become a meat grinder for some schools. Here is a look at the toughest schedule in each of the six conferences.



IMG Academy moves into No. 2 spot, Mountain Pointe (Phoenix), Roswell (Ga.) climb into Super 25  USA TODAY High School Sports

IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) knocked off one Booker T. Washington to help itself pass another Booker T. Washington for the No. 2 spot in the Super 25 high ...



Pola-Mao leaving Pride, aims to play for Chandler High  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Star defensive lineman Matthew Pola-Mao is leaving Mountain Pointe High School and transferring to two-time defending state champion Chandler High.



Mountain Pointe Theatre Company production resonates today | Communityevents  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Drama teacher Kim Bonagofski had a particular goal in mind when she selected the first play of the season for the Mountain Pointe Theatre Company.



Ahwatukee now has its own candidate running for mayor  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It's official: Ahwatukee has a native son of sorts in the race for Phoenix mayor.



Local teen devotes Girl Scout project to suicide prevention  Ahwatukee Foothills News

An Ahwatukee teen is completing her project for her Girl Scout Gold Award by trying to save the lives of despondent young people who are contemplating ...



Neighbors: Mountain Pointe High chess players reviving the school's club  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Mountain Pointe High School chemistry teacher Rick Carter is surprised and delighted by what he's seen with the chess club this year.



Former Mountain Pointe employee found dead Wednesday from self-inflicted gunshot wound  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Higley Unified School District athletic director Art Wagner, 42, was found dead near Higley High School Wednesday morning, according to the Gilbert Police ...



N-word controversy at Phoenix high school altered their senior year, changed district's efforts to combat racism  azcentral.com

PHOENIX -- A brief Snapchat photo altered lives, changed the conversations at a suburban Phoenix high school.



Tempe Union first in suicide prevention training | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

In the aftermath of defeat, state Sen. Sean Bowie found consolation in the strength of a grassroots effort in the East Valley to train teachers on how to recognize ...



Active pro athletes who went to HS in the Valley  ABC15 Arizona

Did any of those athletes go to your high school? We take a look at over 50 active professional athletes, including those who still play in the NBA, NFL and MLB, ...



Some Arizona parents and students grow weary of school closures  AZCentral

Arizona teachers walked out for a fourth day Tuesday as part of the #RedForEd movement, and plan to remain out Wednesday.



MP alumnus begins first year of teaching at alma mater  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Mountain Pointe High School alum Max Pincus always knew he wanted to come back to his old high school and teach.



21 win awards at 'Oscars' for educators in Tempe  azcentral.com

The Tempe Diablos, a longtime community *service* group, honored 21 educators from schools throughout the city this month. The Excellence in Education ...



Tempe Union gets ready for the new school year  Ahwatukee Foothills News

As Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe high schools prepare to go back to school on Aug. 3, along with students from across the Tempe Union High School District ...



(De)Andre The Giant: MP's Henry Has Big Future  Sports360AZ

Mountain Pointe High School sophomore offensive tackle DeAndre Henry is using his skill-set in one sport to help him excel in another.



Saguaro coach Jason Mohns blindsided by AIA football rankings  AZCentral

Scottsdale Saguaro coach Jason Mohns was a little blindsided Tuesday when the first Arizona Interscholastic Association football rankings of the season were ...



Local shoe developer makes his first team sale to his alma mater  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Bart Walker's first team sale of his new kind of saddle shoe hit a special place in his art.



Mountain Pointe High's robotics team a championship group  Ahwatukee Foothills News

This Mountain Pointe High School team won a regional, state and national tournament this year. Its membership doubled from last school year to this year.



Compadre Academy wins ASU's Better Together Challenge  Arizona State University

Ten Arizona middle schools and high schools participated in the 2018 Better Together Challenge, a program developed by the T. Denny Sanford School of ...



Students disciplined after offensive photo surfaces with racial slur  AZFamily

A group of Desert Vista High School students in Ahwatukee face disciplinary action after an offensive photo surfaced Friday on social media. The picture shows ...



Sunrise Mountain suspends 7 players, 5 starters, for Ironwood game  AZCentral

Peoria Sunrise Mountain football coach Steve Decker said that seven players, five of whom are starters, will be suspended for Friday's game against Glendale ...



More South Mountain trailhead upgrades due in Ahwatukee  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It's easy to dismiss the upcoming trailhead improvement projects at South Mountain Park because their scale is so much smaller than the extensive makeover ...



Peoria senior to miss homecoming football game after ejection for high-stepping touchdown  AZCentral

Did Peoria receiver Cameron Torres deserve an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for high-stepping on way to touchdown after catch?



Citing discrimination, JC football players explain suit against MCCCD  Cronkite News

Citing racial bias, junior college football players explain suit against Maricopa County Community College District. Several met with media Thursday.



Ex-Ahwatukee school volunteer gets year in jail for sex with student  Arizona Republic

David Trujillo, 27, pleaded guilty to sexual conduct with a minor from when he was a volunteer at Mountain Pointe High in Ahwatukee.



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