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Paulo Freire opens new school

Paulo Freire opens new school

New downtown school will focus on STEM education. 

July 20, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
7 Tucson schools share tech grants

7 Tucson schools share tech grants

Seven Tucson-area schools will receive more than $31,000 in grants to fund innovative technology projects.

May 25, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…
Sunnyside school board approves 2% raises

Sunnyside school board approves 2% raises

The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Thursday to give district employees a 2 percent raise next school year.

May 01, 2014 12:30 pmLoading…
Principal let go by TUSD to head Marana school

Principal let go by TUSD to head Marana school

It has only been a month since the TUSD Governing Board voted not to renew the contract of Catalina Magnet High School Principal Rex Scott, but the longtime educator has already found another home for the upcoming school year.

April 25, 2014 3:35 pmLoading…

Vail district hosts internet safety presentation

Parents can learn about how to keep their children safe from internet threats at a presentation at Corona Foothills Middle School Wednesday. 

April 08, 2014 2:14 pmLoading…

Imago Dei Middle School hosts open house

Imago Dei Middle School is hosting an Open Enrollment Open House event Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

March 23, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Sonoran Science Academy students prep for math competition

Sonoran Science Academy students are gearing up for the state MathCounts competition after taking the top spots in a regional contest.

March 16, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Education Notes

Girls’ STEM careers is conference topic

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STEM conference geared toward middle school girls

A conference designed to encourage middle school girls to explore careers in science, technology, engineering and math, will be held in Sahuarita next month.

February 14, 2014 12:45 pmLoading…

Education notes

Tucson girl, 7, seeks ‘kindness’ donations

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Michael Hicks and Mark Stegeman: UHS campus with adjacent middle school would benefit students, district

Michael Hicks and Mark Stegeman: UHS campus with adjacent middle school would benefit students, district

Middle school is a difficult transition for many students and their teachers, but transitions create opportunities. Imagine a middle school adjacent to a nationally ranked high school, a middle school open to any student with high academic goals and eager to take advantage of the unique reso…

November 27, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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TUSD rejects proposal to move University High

The possibility of moving University High School to its own campus is no longer on the table, leaving the award-winning school to continue its partnership with Rincon High for now.

November 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Parade, rally today in Tucson for Little League Softball champs

Parade, rally today in Tucson for Little League Softball champs

Help welcome back the Sunnyside Little League Softball World Series Champions as they make their way back to Tucson this afternoon.

August 15, 2013 11:54 am Related Loading…

TUSD recommending 4 principals' contracts to not be renewed

The Tucson Unified School District is recommending that contracts not be renewed for four principals in charge of schools that are at risk of being labeled failing.  

April 07, 2013 7:40 pmLoading…
Judge approves TUSD plan to close 11 schools

Judge approves TUSD plan to close 11 schools

A federal judge has approved Tucson Unified School District's plan to close 11 schools.

February 15, 2013 6:19 pmLoading…

Lockdown at school lifted after student with pellet gun found

Carson Middle School on the eastside was locked down this morning after a motorist saw a child with a gun at a bus stop across the street from the school.

January 25, 2013 11:32 am

Teen brothers accused in school vandalism

Two teenage brothers are facing burglary and criminal damage charges after authorities say they broke into Flowing Wells Junior High School Sunday afternoon.

December 31, 2012 2:34 pm

Tucson middle school evacuated after bathroom fire

A fire, intentionally set in a school bathroom, caused students and faculty to evacuated this morning from Utterback Middle School, 3233 South Pinal Vista, near South Campbell Avenue and East 36th Street.

October 09, 2012 1:14 pm
Missing Tucson schoolboy found OK

Missing Tucson schoolboy found OK

Middle school student Larry Avila was found safe this morning at the home of a friend after an all-night search by law enforcement to locate the 11-year-old.

September 11, 2012 8:06 am

Armed 8th-grader killed by police in Texas

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Police shot and killed an armed teenage student who "engaged" officers in the main hallway of his school on Wednesday, the Texas school district said.

January 04, 2012 8:39 amLoading…

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