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Vail Unified School District

Cienega High teacher wins $25K Milken award

Cienega High teacher wins $25K Milken award

Brittany Matsushino teaches sophomore English and serves as the Student Council advisor.

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Burkholder will be an effective voice for Tucson taxpayers

Burkholder will be an effective voice for Tucson taxpayers

Margaret Burkholder served 10 years on the Vail Unified School District board before she became a candidate for the Ward 4 Tucson City Council seat.

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Nearly vanished school trend making a comeback

Nearly vanished school trend making a comeback

Schools rethink design as collaborative learning becomes more popular. 

September 19, 2015 7:41 pm Photos

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Early report: Two-thirds fall short on AzMERIT test

Early report: Two-thirds fall short on AzMERIT test

Scores for individual districts and schools were not released.

August 10, 2015 7:54 pm Photos

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Arizona education department launches new data system

The new system will track funding data and eventually, student demographics.

July 28, 2015 7:54 pmLoading…
Vail school guard acquitted after kissing student

Vail school guard acquitted after kissing student

Investigators found that man kissed student when she was 14.

June 26, 2015 10:19 am Related

Seven Vail, TUSD schools join A+ rankings

The winning schools represent the Tucson Unified and Vail school districts. 

April 29, 2015 3:00 pmLoading…
Education notes: Students headed to robotics competition

Education notes: Students headed to robotics competition

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

April 22, 2015 7:27 pmLoading…
Vail charter kindergartens face cuts, possible elimination

Vail charter kindergartens face cuts, possible elimination

Students will split time between certified teacher and uncertified staff member.

April 10, 2015 7:44 pmLoading…
School, business leaders join to oppose education cuts

School, business leaders join to oppose education cuts

Proposed reductions would devastate schools, JTED, education and business leaders say.

March 05, 2015 10:00 pm Photos

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Vail school district superintendent honored

Vail school district superintendent honored

He was honored by his alma mater, Grand Canyon University.

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Schools open halls to electronic billboards

Schools open halls to electronic billboards

Schools hope a marketing deal brings better student communication and new revenue.

January 22, 2015 7:32 pm Photos

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Nugent set to become CIenega's football coach

Nugent set to become CIenega's football coach

Ex-Pima College and Canyon del Oro coach eager to be back in charge.

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Trio of candidates seeking two Vail school seats

Trio of candidates seeking two Vail school seats

See where candidates stand on common core, high stakes testing, charter schools.

October 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Education notes: 2 named Blue Ribbon schools

Weekly education-related briefs.

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Vail teacher awarded Esperanza Latino Teacher Award

Margarito Casillas wins Chicano Por La Causa's Esperanza Latino Teacher Award.

September 21, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…
Tucson-area schools take on ALS, kindness challenges

Tucson-area schools take on ALS, kindness challenges

Vail leader to be dunked in ice water; Amphi starts kindness challenge.

September 17, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…

GOP congressional, legislative debates tonight in Vail

All six Republican candidates in the two races are expected to attend.

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