Shadow Mountain’s Ashley Hall Achieves Rare Perfect Score on the SAT


Ashley Hall, a junior at Shadow Mountain High School, achieved a rare perfect score of 1600 on the SAT® exam. According to the CollegeBoard, less than 1 percent of test takers scored in the range of 1500–1600. Earning a perfect score on college admission tests is rare and very hard to accomplish. At Shadow Mountain […]

Student-Directed Production Brings MARVEL ONE ACTS to the Stage


The North Valley Arts Academies Theatre program at Shadow Mountain High School presents two brand new plays exploring characters from the Marvel Universe, Squirrel Girl and Cassie Lang (Ant Man). Squirrel Girl Goes to College explores what happens when the quirky super hero heads off to college. Sub-Atomic explores the trials and tribulations of Ant […]

North Valley Arts Academy Presents MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT


The North Valley Arts Academy’s Theatre program at Shadow Mountain High School, part of the Paradise Valley Unified School District, presents Monty Python’s Spamalot – School Edition Oct. 25–27.  Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and […]

North Valley Arts Academies To Host PHX Fine Arts Fest May 18


The North Valley Arts Academies (NVAA) will host a PHX Fine Arts Fest Friday, May 18, from 4–8pm at Shadow Mountain High School. The festival is planned and led by student artists from the three NVAA schools — Desert Cove Elementary School, Shea Middle School and Shadow Mountain High School — and includes artwork and […]

Walkathon & Carnival To Support Brain Tumor Research


Did you know that brain tumors have now become the number one cause of cancer deaths among teenagers? Were you aware that nearly three-quarters of a million people are currently fighting their brain tumors in the United States alone? Tiffany Miller, vice president of the Shadow Mountain High School Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research (SSBTR) Club, […]