CREST Collaborative Projects

Internship Program

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Welcome to the Center for Research in Engineering, Science, and Technology
"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them." -Albert Einstein

New in the Fall - CREST Computer Sciences
Continuing in our tradition of integrated application and problem based learning while considering social, environmental, and economic sustainability, Paradise Valley High School’s Center for Research in Engineering Science and Technology will begin offering a Computer Sciences program in August of 2014.  Featuring honors level classes, college credit, community outreach, and internship opportunities throughout the valley, students will interact with industry professionals to gain invaluable experience in areas including programming, networking and data analysis.

Applications for 2014-2015 are now being accepted.

Congratulations to Biotechnology student Apoorva Bhaskara on being named one of 2014's Flinn Scholars. 

PVschools STEM Celebration
Friday, March 14, 2014


The PVschools STEM Celebration is your opportunity to see first hand how PVUSD students and teachers are bringing STEM education to life.  

There were presentations, demonstrations, tours, and hands on activities that display the passion, excitement, and talents of students from many schools at all levels throughout the district, including:

Whispering Wind Academy    
Quail Run Elementary    
Fireside Elementary   
Arrowhead Elementary   
CREST Biotechnology
Desert Shadows Middle School     
CREST Engineering   
Explorer Middle School    
PVHS Science    
PVHS Drama    
PVHS Dance
PVHS Ceramics    
PVHS Forensics   
PVHS Agricultural Sciences    
PVUSD Explorers    
PVHS Video Production   
CREST Sustainability

2014 SciTech Festival

Introduction to the CREST program

CREST Program - Channel 99

CREST Events

PVHS robot 'Bruce' throws out first pitch at Diamondbacks game.

Dbacks first pitch