TUSD is hosting a farewell celebration for its recently retired superintendent, John Pedicone.

The event, scheduled for Monday, July 29, from 5 to 7 p.m., is open to the public. It will be held at the Tucson High Magnet School library, 400 N. Second Ave.

Pedicone led Tucson’s largest school district through a tumultuous 2 ½ years.

Personal notes may be sent to Pedicone at the TUSD governing board office — Tucson Unified School District, 1010 E. 10th Street, Tucson, AZ 85719

Those who would like to honor Pedicone’s service to the Tucson Unified School District are encouraged to make a tax deductible contribution to the Educational Enrichment Foundation, 3809 E. Third Street, Tucson, AZ 85716 or online at www.eeftucson.org