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15 seek seats on Pima County school boards

15 seek seats on Pima County school boards

There are 36 open seats on the ballot for school board elections.

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7 prepping to run for Pima school boards

7 prepping to run for Pima school boards

The deadline to file is Aug. 6; Aug. 20 for write-ins. 

July 18, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…
Vail teacher's licensing woes resolved with surprise donation

Vail teacher's licensing woes resolved with surprise donation

Oro Valley couple steps forward to help Empire High School chemistry teacher.

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Three candidates running for Pima County school boards

Three candidates running for Pima County school boards

Two seek seats in Vail, one is after a seat in TUSD. 

July 11, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…
Vail School District to seek $28 million in bonds

Vail School District to seek $28 million in bonds

Top priorities: building schools, replacing buses and outdated equipment, and addressing repairs.

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77 Tucson students risk failing 3rd grade over new reading rules

77 Tucson students risk failing 3rd grade over new reading rules

Seventy-seven Tucson children may have to repeat the third grade after failing to meet statewide reading standards.

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Supervisors' vote boosts plan to improve Colossal Cave Road

The Colossal Cave Road project received a boon last week when the Pima County Board of Supervisors voted to combine two impact-fee areas southeast of Tucson.

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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.

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High school graduations kick into high gear this week

High school graduations kick into high gear this week

Most high school graduation ceremonies are kicking off in Tucson this week. Salpointe Catholic High School students donned their caps and gowns on Saturday. Here’s the schedule for the other area school districts:

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Education Notes: 4 Tucson-area schools rated A+

Education Notes: 4 Tucson-area schools rated A+

3 local elementaries, Vail Academy rated A+

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3 local elementaries, Vail Academy rated A+

Four Tucson-area schools have been named A+ Schools of Excellence this year.

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Four Tucson-area schools earn A+ honor

Four Tucson-area schools earn A+ honor

Four Tucson-area schools have been named A+ Schools of Excellence this year.

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Student rehabbers on board as Vail tries to preserve its railroading past

Student rehabbers on board as Vail tries to preserve its railroading past

A former railroad station foreman house once slated for demolition is being given new life through a partnership between the Vail Unified School District and the Vail Preservation Society.

April 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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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. 

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Vail hosts teacher job fair

The Vail School District is hosting a teacher job fair Saturday. 

March 27, 2014 4:00 pmLoading…
No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

The Pima County Board of Supervisors did not violate any laws when it voted to move money from Supervisor Ally Miller’s district to fix Colossal Cave Road last month, according to the Pima County Attorney’s Office.

March 11, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…

Vail program helps spread school success

David Woodall’s introduction to Beyond Textbooks didn’t come during a meeting of school district officials, but in between breaths as he was preparing for a marathon.

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Ariz. Education Department to seek delay in school ratings, reading scores

The Arizona Department of Education wants to suspend its school letter grades and third-grade reading requirement for one year as the state transitions to a new student assessment test.

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Whooping cough cases in Pima County at 8-year high

Whooping cough cases are at an eight-year high in Pima County, and the Vail area southeast of Tucson continues to suffer the deepest consequences of the ongoing problem.

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Vail school guard accused of kissing student

Vail school guard accused of kissing student

A 71-year-old security guard at Cienega High School was arrested for having “an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old student,” a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.

November 15, 2013 12:00 am

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