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Halloween dance set for Oct. 26

October 18, 2017

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     The Halloween dance will be from 6:15 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26. The theme is Dia De Los Muertos. Students are encouraged - but not required - to wear a costume. Masks that cover the whole face,...

NJHS begins coin drive

October 18, 2017

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     National Junior Honor Society members are sponsoring a coin drive in science classes to help purchase Thanksgiving meals for families in need.      Everyone in the class...

Barro’s fundraiser is Sept. 21

September 19, 2017

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     The PTO is sponsoring Barro's Night on Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Signal Butte and Baseline location. From 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., the restaurant will donated 20 percent of the total from each order to...

Food drive begins Sept. 18.

September 11, 2017

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     Student Council’s food drive for Project Help will be Sept. 18-28. Students are asked to bring cereal, peanut butter and jelly, pasta and sauce, and canned meats or soups to their science teacher.      Students...

Cougar Life elective added

September 11, 2017

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     Mrs. Dolle is offering a new elective, Cougar Life. In this class, students will explore ways to live a well-balanced life. They will garden, cook, form mentor relationships with other students, explore...

Drama students seek materials for sets

September 11, 2017

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     Drama students are looking for materials to help them in their set construction. They need cereal boxes, cardboard boxes and pieces, foam or poster board, and brown, white, and yellow yarn. There...

PTO sponsors clothing drive

August 28, 2017

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     The PTO is sponsoring a clothing drive to raise money for new bleachers in the gym. Used clothing, shoes, bedding, towels, and linens may all be donated, usable as well as unusable. The items are...

Picture day is Sept. 5

August 22, 2017

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Photographers from Lifetouch will be on campus Tuesday, Sept. 5, for school picture day. Students will be called to the gym during their science class and given an order form for those interested in purchasing photos. Retake day...

StuCo plans Everyone Counts spirit week

August 22, 2017

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In honor of the welcome back dance, Student Council members have planned a spirit week from Aug. 28-31. The spirit week is themed Everyone Counts at Cactus Canyon. * Monday will be Everyone Rocks Day, so wear a rock ‘n’...

First dance set for Aug. 31

August 22, 2017

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The first dance of the yea will be from 6:15 to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 31. The cost is $5 at the door. There will be music, a photo booth, and snacks for sale. The regular school dress code applies and students must have a ride...

Coach forming boys basketball club

August 10, 2017

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Tryouts for a new boys basketball club will be 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21, in the gym. Coach Scott Stansberry’s club is for athletes planning to play at Cactus Canyon this year and Apache Junction High School in the future....

Wrestling club to meet Aug. 15

August 9, 2017

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The wrestling club will have a meeting at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 15, in the Apache Junction High School wrestling room, which is next to the north gym. The fall club is an opportunity for wrestlers of all skill levels to improve...

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