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Tucson fifth-grader to perform on Broadway

Tucson fifth-grader to perform on Broadway

Aliyah Douglas won the junior high division of a national competition.

April 08, 2015 10:45 am Video Photos

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New Arizona test adds $700K+ for surprised districts

TUSD will spend more than $457,000 on the devices.

February 26, 2015 7:03 pmLoading…
80% of TUSD playgrounds are unsafe, audit finds

80% of TUSD playgrounds are unsafe, audit finds

Dangerous conditions found at 69 schools, inspection shows. High legal costs possible.

February 07, 2015 7:18 pm Photos

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Salpointe LB Powell carries on a tradition by signing with NAU

Salpointe LB Powell carries on a tradition by signing with NAU

More notes from around Southern Arizona on Wednesday's national signing day.

February 04, 2015 8:32 pm
Gale Elementary next Adopt-A-School site

Gale Elementary next Adopt-A-School site

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona. 

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Amphi students to take virtual world field trip

Amphi students to take virtual world field trip

Copper Creek students will be able to talk with a diver who will be inside a tank in the Great Barrier Reef. 

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Immigration issue delays program to put cops in schools

Immigration issue delays program to put cops in schools

Councilwoman Romero accuses the police chief of defying council orders.

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Tucson-area schools take on ALS, kindness challenges

Tucson-area schools take on ALS, kindness challenges

Vail leader to be dunked in ice water; Amphi starts kindness challenge.

September 17, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…
Education Notes

Education Notes

Student gets artwork on postage stamp

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Education notes

Education notes

Weekly education updates for the Tucson area. 

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Number of Tucson schools earning A's drops

Number of Tucson schools earning A's drops

Five Pima County schools are at risk of being labeled failing. 

August 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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AIMS reading scores improve; math performance holds steady

AIMS reading scores improve; math performance holds steady

Most Pima school districts were on par or above the state average. 

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First day of TUSD classes is in the books

First day of TUSD classes is in the books

A new school year begins for 47,000 students.

August 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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TUSD kids to lead rush back to class

TUSD kids to lead rush back to class

TUSD kicks off back-to-school season for the Tucson area.

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High school graduations kick into high gear this week

High school graduations kick into high gear this week

Most high school graduation ceremonies are kicking off in Tucson this week. Salpointe Catholic High School students donned their caps and gowns on Saturday. Here’s the schedule for the other area school districts:

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TUSD appoints new principals

TUSD appoints new principals

The director of TUSD’s multicultural curriculum department will take over Pueblo Magnet High School for the upcoming school year.

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TUSD's Augustine Romero to take over Pueblo High Magnet School

TUSD's Augustine Romero to take over Pueblo High Magnet School

The director of TUSD’s multicultural curriculum department will take over Pueblo Magnet High School for the upcoming school year.

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More and more TUSD students opting for other education options

More and more TUSD students opting for other education options

More than 25,000 students living in the Tucson Unified School District have opted to go to charter schools or attend classes in surrounding school districts instead.

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Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Growing up in a small, segregated Georgia town in the 1950s, I remember studying from used textbooks that were sent to our Colored school after a white school received its new textbooks. Sometimes the textbooks contained hateful racial slurs written by students who knew that the books were d…

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College prep program seeks applicants

College prep program seeking applicants

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