Education

Verrado Milestone: VHS Class of 2017

On Thursday, May 25, the Class of 2017 graduated. A milestone in its own right, this milestone was extra special for the Verrado community. The class of 2017 is the community’s first class to begin their educational journey in Verrado, and for a handful of these grads, it was also where their high school education […]

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Founding Victory Residents Engage in Verrado Leadership Program

Founding Victory Residents Engage in Verrado Leadership Program Many of Victory’s founding residents are already finding ways to get involved in the community and experiencing the extraordinary connections that have been a staple of life in Verrado for a decade now.  Verrado Leadership has been integral to creating those connections and Victory residents are already […]

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Back-to-School fun at the Heritage Swim Park

Excitement for a new school year is in the air as the last few days of summer vacation are coming to a close. Verrado kids are gearing up for the Back-to-School Bash on August 1 at the Heritage Swim Park, where making new friends before school starts is part of the fun. Speaking of fun, […]

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Verrado’s Annual Homecoming Celebration

Plans for Verrado’s annual homecoming are taking shape. Mark your calendars for the parade and block party on Saturday, Oct. 11 that kicks-off the week-long celebration. Verrado High school spirit will proudly be on display as student, parents, staff, and alumni get spectators pumped up for the upcoming homecoming football game. The parade is from […]

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55 Things to do #21: Explore Your Encore Career with Experience Matters

Here at Verrado, we encourage all residents to expand their horizons and try something new, and for future Victory residents, a great opportunity as they retire from their current careers is to apply their lifetime of skill and knowledge in an Encore career. Learn below from Nora Hannah, the Chief Executive Officer at Experience Matters, […]

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Verrado High School’s Founding Alumni – Where Are They Now?

In our rich ten year history, Verrado has grown some very smart alumni. We were curious where some of them are now, and thought you might be too. West Point? Check. Naval Academy? Check. Stanford, Barret Honors College at ASU, New Mexico State? Check, check, check. Did you know that Verrado High School was named […]

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Verrado welcomes new K-8 school – Verrado Heritage Elementary School

Verrado is home to three high-performing public schools and a fourth is about to join the community in time for the 2015/2016 school year. The Litchfield Elementary School District (LESD) recently approved plans to build a new K-8 school – the Verrado Heritage Elementary School – which will be located near the fire station just west […]

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Verrado High School Varsity and JV Cheer Squads Win National Championship

Congratulations to the Verrado High School Varsity and JV Cheer Squad who are National Champions having won the end of March in Anaheim.

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Small business incubator opens to West Valley entrepreneurs

Just fifteen minutes from Main Street in Verrado is the West Valley’s first collaborative workspace and idea incubator. The Innovation Hub @ GoodyearAZ opened in February and is the fourth location of the Alexandria Co-working Network, a partnership of ASU’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group and the Maricopa County Library District. The Goodyear site will help […]

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55 Things to do #5: Find True North

55 Things to do #5: Find True North   Chances are you love spending time outdoors, especially if it’s a beautiful Arizona desert evening. But, when your Google Maps is out of range and you’re not exactly sure of your location, it always helps to have a trick for finding your way. So remember, if […]

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