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Michael Hicks

Adelita Grijalva: Desegregation efforts in TUSD

Adelita Grijalva: Desegregation efforts in TUSD

In his Nov. 11 column the Star’s Tim Steller accuses the Tucson Unified School District of perpetrating a “lie” about the risks to its magnet programs, but nowhere does he identify what the “lie” is. The content of his narrative does not match his fantastic headline. He also does a disservic…

November 17, 2015 6:15 pmLoading…
Magnet status for 6 TUSD schools in jeopardy

Magnet status for 6 TUSD schools in jeopardy

District vows to fight desegregation overseer's recommendation.

September 09, 2015 6:30 pm Photos

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Letters to the editor

Opinions on Warriors win, Jeb Bush and the Pope, Sanchez pay raise. 

June 20, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
TUSD to invest $1.1 million in multicultural books

TUSD to invest $1.1 million in multicultural books

TUSD to spend $1.1 in desegregation funds to get more culturally diverse books into schools.

April 14, 2015 10:30 pmLoading…

TUSD plan would put middle-schoolers at Sabino

High school would serve grades seven through 12 under TUSD proposal.

January 25, 2015 8:00 pmLoading…
TUSD board rejects internal auditor proposal

TUSD board rejects internal auditor proposal

Position would have guarded against noncompliance, theft, inefficient practices, other unfavorable circumstances.

January 21, 2015 4:00 pm Photos

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Education Notes: Grijalva, Hicks to be sworn in

Education Notes: Grijalva, Hicks to be sworn in

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona. 

January 05, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Timing Tucson traffic signals will take more time

Timing Tucson traffic signals will take more time

Despite decades of trying, Tucson's traffic signal synchronization leaves drivers frustrated.

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TUSD approves classroom credit for high school sports

TUSD approves classroom credit for high school sports

Students with demanding course loads now have alternative pathway to P.E. credit.

December 10, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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TUSD approves $4.4 million for teacher, staff raises

First real pay raise in years will mean additional $500 per year. 

December 09, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD Governing Board candidates continue to sound off on educational issues as part of their bids for seats in Tucson’s largest school district.

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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.

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Stegeman resigns as Democratic precinct committeeperson

Stegeman resigns as Democratic precinct committeeperson

Tucson Unified School District Board Member Mark Stegeman is distancing himself from the Pima County Democratic Party.

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TUSD's Stegeman draws ire of fellow Democrats

TUSD's Stegeman draws ire of fellow Democrats

Political news and notes from around the Old Pueblo.

September 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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TUSD approves $1.7M software purchase

The Tucson Unified School District is taking a step toward the purchase of $1.7 million in software that will replace many of its paper-driven systems.

May 27, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
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.

April 20, 2014 3:45 pmLoading…
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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Education notes

Sunnyside OKs bids for Chaparral remodel

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