School Spirit

K-12 Foundation Honors Academic Excellence
The Lake Havasu Unified School District K-12 Foundation honored academic excellence Friday evening at its 13th annual recognition banquet. At the event at Shugrue’s Bridgeview Room, 20 high-performing seniors and their “honored teachers” were feted by the foundation for their accomplishment... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D At Nautilus Elementary
More Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) were spotted this week at Nautilus Elementary School. The group of 10 students were recognized performing a thoughtful gesture to faculty, staff or a peer student. Each student caught being kind was awarded a coupon for Megan and Eric's Water and Ice. T... Read More
Press Release: The Cancer Association of Havasu donated $5,000 for scholarships in honor of their Hero of the Year – Eagles Aerie 4299. The association also donated another $500 to the Rosemarie Coletta Memorial Scholarship. Both scholarships are for Lake Havasu City residents in the second yea... Read More
Caught Being K.I.N.D At Oro Grande Elementary
More Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) were spotted this week at Oro Grande Elementary School. The group of 13 students were recognized performing a thoughtful gesture to faculty, staff or a peer student. Each student caught being kind was awarded a coupon to Smallcakes, donated by Smallc... Read More
Volunteers Help Teach Math Skills
By Stefanie Thompson RiverSceneMagazine.com At Oro Grande Elementary School, a group of volunteers is assisting fourth graders with their math skills. And according to fourth-grade math teacher Gretchen Dionne, the addition of the program is also multiplying students’ success. “The progra... Read More
Students Graduate From N.O.V.A
Fifth-grade students from Havasupai, Nautilus, Oro Grande, Jamaica, Starline and Smoketree elementary schools, HPA and Telesis Preparatory Academies, graduated from N.O.V.A Friday morning at the Aquatic Center. N.O.V.A stands for Nurturing Opportunities Values Accountability and is a program taug... Read More
Lake Havasu Students Treated To Balloon Knowledge
Balloon pilots from across the states, and even some foreign destinations, made their way to Lake Havasu this weekend for the eighth annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair. The festival kicked off Thursday when several balloon pilots set up shop at school campuses around town.   [cap... Read More
On Thursday afternoon, Lake Havasu City’s elementary school music programs got a special delivery: 35 new guitars and cases for local students. “We are so thankful,” said Erica Suetterlin, an elementary music teacher for Lake Havasu Unified School District. “The fact that we’re getting ... Read More
LHHS Cheerleader Psyched About Hawaiian Summer Camp
  A long flight from the bright, sunny state of Arizona to the tropical island retreat of Hawaii is a chance that many dream of. For Lake Havasu High School student Alejandro Castro, that dream is coming true. On Nov. 29, Castro found a letter in the mail informing him he had the opportunity... Read More
Thunderbolt Students Perform a Living Wax Museum
Thunderbolt Middle School Students performed a Living Wax Museum Friday morning for parents and teachers. The students were required to select an influential person who has had a positive impact on society.  They researched, wrote an essay, created a PowerPoint presentation, and wrote a speech in t... Read More