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TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's superintendent could receive a bonus of $12,000-plus for achievement initiatives. 

June 17, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
TUSD seeks to add 2 new administrators to roster

TUSD seeks to add 2 new administrators to roster

The Tucson Unified School District is looking to add two new administrators, saying it will help in its effort to increase student support and strengthen curriculum.

June 01, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Weak TUSD curriculum hurts minorities and poor most, audit finds

Weak TUSD curriculum hurts minorities and poor most, audit finds

Tucson Unified School District’s inadequate curriculum development has limited achievement by nearly all of TUSD’s 49,000 students. But minority and poor students may be paying the highest price.

May 06, 2014 4:45 pm Related Loading…
TUSD promises smaller classes

TUSD promises smaller classes

The Tucson Unified School District will spend $4.4 million to reduce class sizes for the upcoming school year in hopes of improving achievement for existing students and luring back those who have left.

May 02, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…
TUSD a ‘destination district’ for children here legally or not

TUSD a ‘destination district’ for children here legally or not

The Tucson Unified School District is declaring itself an “immigrant destination district,” pledging to support students regardless of their immigration status.

March 28, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
TUSD tightens contracting rules for hiring consultants

TUSD tightens contracting rules for hiring consultants

The Tucson Unified School District is strengthening its internal controls for procuring consultant services in an effort it says will avoid the appearance of wrongdoing.

March 26, 2014 1:30 pm Related Loading…
Planning contract legal, TUSD finds

Planning contract legal, TUSD finds

TUSD did not violate state law or district policy when it awarded a $92,500 contract to a Texas firm with ties to Superintendent H.T. Sanchez, an in-house review determined.

March 13, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
TUSD's strategic-planning consultant got prior insight into district needs, emails show

TUSD's strategic-planning consultant got prior insight into district needs, emails show

The consultant hired to lead TUSD’s $92,500 strategic planning initiative met with district officials and was provided insight into their planning needs months before the district began soliciting contract bids, district emails and records show.

March 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
TUSD's Sanchez gave consultant early track on Tucson contract

TUSD's Sanchez gave consultant early track on Tucson contract

TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez gave the head of a Texas education-consulting company a private early notice about a training program he intended to create here, and encouraged her to bid on the contract.

February 18, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Adelita Grijalva: TUSD in 2014- a look toward the future

Adelita Grijalva: TUSD in 2014- a look toward the future

Arizona ranks near the very bottom in per-pupil funding. Limited state support for public education coupled with diminishing federal support has placed our education system in a critical crossroad.

February 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Desegregation overseer faults latest TUSD plan

A magnet plan recently passed by TUSD’s Governing Board has been rejected by the desegregation expert put in place to oversee district efforts to bring racial balance to its schools.

November 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

No 'panic' at TUSD over continued enrollment drop

Tucson Unified School District is continuing the annual trend of drastic enrollment declines, a survey shows.

September 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Star sues TUSD over district’s refusal to name superintendent finalists

Star sues TUSD over district’s refusal to name superintendent finalists

The Arizona Daily Star has sued TUSD to compel the district to release the names of finalists in its search for a new superintendent.

June 18, 2013 11:32 am Related Loading…
Exclusive: H.T Sanchez, potential head of TUSD, hopes Tucson fits

Exclusive: H.T Sanchez, potential head of TUSD, hopes Tucson fits

“If this is where I’m needed, this is where I’ll be,” says H.T. Sanchez, the Texas native who hopes to take the top post at Tucson Unified School District.

June 12, 2013 2:03 pm Related

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Sahuarita vs. Coconino in state softball semifinal game

Sahuarita vs. Coconino in state softball semifinal game

Sahuarita's Lysandra Gomez (23) is congratulated by teammate Sigourney Sanchez after scoring the first run against Coconino in the third inning of the girl's 4A II state softball semi-final at Rose Mofferd Sports Complex in Phoenix.

May 13, 2011 9:28 am
4A-II state semifinals: Sahuarita 3, Flagstaff Coconino 1: Mustangs prove coach right, reach final

4A-II state semifinals: Sahuarita 3, Flagstaff Coconino 1: Mustangs prove coach right, reach final

Lysandra Gomez, right, is congratulated by Sigourney Sanchez after scoring Sahuarita's first run in the third inning

May 13, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

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