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TUSD looks at overhauling school calendar next year

TUSD looks at overhauling school calendar next year

Weeklong Thanksgiving break is possible. Aug. 10 start date off the table.

September 24, 2014 11:30 amLoading…
TUSD board OK's sale of Fort Lowell School

TUSD board OK's sale of Fort Lowell School

TUSD sells Fort Lowell Elementary School for $1.1 million.

September 10, 2014 11:45 am Photos

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TUSD's Sanchez addresses critical comments on automotive programs

TUSD's Sanchez addresses critical comments on automotive programs

Sanchez shares appreciation for TUSD's automotive programs despite his previous public comments. 

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TUSD seeks to fill opening on volunteer committee

TUSD seeks to fill opening on volunteer committee

Vacancy follows the committee chair's resignation, citing "slanderous remarks" by TUSD superintendent.

August 22, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
TUSD disputes judge's charge it's less cooperative

TUSD disputes judge's charge it's less cooperative

Judge denies TUSD's request to remove district criticism from court records. 

August 17, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
TUSD would move Dodge, add students

TUSD would move Dodge, add students

TUSD Governing Board approves boundary changes in an effort to integrate schools. 

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Prescott College move to Menlo Park on hold

Prescott College move to Menlo Park on hold

Prescott College seeks to partner with TUSD to offer dual-enrollment courses.

August 11, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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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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Deseg. judge OKs attorney for mediator; TUSD upset

Deseg. judge OKs attorney for mediator; TUSD upset

Lawyer to cost district $475 an hour as judge doubts TUSD's 'good faith.'

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TUSD job fair to seek 150 new teachers

TUSD job fair to seek 150 new teachers

The open positions cross all grade levels and subject areas.

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TUSD 5-year plan aims to rally community support

TUSD 5-year plan aims to rally community support

The plan focuses on curriculum and instruction, diversity, facilities, finance and communication.

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New details emerge in Grijalva kin hiring

New details emerge in Grijalva kin hiring

New Myers/Ganoung principal was not the top pick for interview committees.

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Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Volunteers will go door-to-door to help students earn diplomas. 

July 17, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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TUSD communications director resigns

TUSD communications director resigns

Nearly three years in, director says she will pursue other opportunities. 

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TUSD approves new magnet school plan

TUSD approves new magnet school plan

TUSD adds magnet schools and sets new standards for their continuation.

July 15, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…
Grijalva's mother-in-law hired as TUSD principal

Grijalva's mother-in-law hired as TUSD principal

TUSD superintendent stands behind the hire and Grijalva's decision to withhold information.

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Richey preschool closes for lack of students

Richey preschool closes for lack of students

TUSD is considering leasing Richey School to the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. 

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TUSD looks at changing attendance boundaries

TUSD looks at changing attendance boundaries

The review is required under the district’s decades-old desegregation order.

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Proposal: House migrant children in closed TUSD schools

Proposal: House migrant children in closed TUSD schools

Idea comes from board President Adelita Grijalva.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Study: Arizona dropouts costly to economy

Study: Arizona dropouts costly to economy

High school dropouts are costing Tucson $435 million, a new study shows.

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