Jan Vesely, will focus on curriculum and instruction and school improvement.
Nearly three years in, director says she will pursue other opportunities.
Tucson High's new principal served as superintendent of an Indiana school district.
TUSD superintendent stands behind the hire and Grijalva's decision to withhold information.
Lester Shannon was born to William D. and Annie (Holland) Shannon on Sept. 24, 1891, in Eastland, Texas. His father worked as a mechanic at the local brickyard, and his mother tended to the home.
The board voted 5-0 to pass a resolution ordering an override election.
The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry has decided not to give an award to state Superintendent John Huppenthal over comments he made on political blogs.
Having met 100 percent of his achievement goals, TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez was awarded a $12,600 bonus Tuesday.
TUSD's superintendent could receive a bonus of $12,000-plus for achievement initiatives.
Despite repeated recommendations to reduce the number of magnet schools in the Tucson Unified School District, a draft of TUSD’s comprehensive magnet plans shows no program eliminations for the upcoming school year.
Sunnyside Assistant Superintendent Eugenia Favela was appointed interim superintendent Tuesday night, one day after controversial superintendent Manuel Isquierdo was bought out of his contract for nearly $500,000.
The Sunnyside Governing Board remained behind closed doors late Monday in a marathon executive session to consider buying out the contract of controversial Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo.
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.
A week and a half after asking the governing board to buy out his contract, Sunnyside Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo said at a meeting he wants to keep the district moving forward and does not want a buyout.
A week and a half after asking the governing board to buy out his contract, Sunnyside Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo, said at a meeting he wants to keep the district moving forward and does not want a buy out.
Rebecca "Beki" Quintero and Eric Giffin have defeated the two Sunnyside district governing board incumbents in Tuesday's recall election.
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.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s schools chief has decided to have state taxpayers pay more to help some children attend private and parochial schools than they would to keep them in public schools.
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.
Over the last several years, the awards and accolades have been rolling in at C.E. Rose, a TUSD school nestled in a south-side neighborhood.