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More than 150 students received their high school diplomas at Tucson Unified School District’s summer graduation.

The ceremony took place at Sahuaro High School, 545 N. Camino Seco, last Thursday.

Two of the graduates took part through the Steps to Success program, which enlisted staff and community members to knock on doors to encourage students who have left school to come back and complete their diplomas.

Sunnyside wellness fair

to offer screenings, physicals

Sunnyside Unified School District will host a wellness fair on July 18.

Sunnyside families can attend from 9 a.m. to noon at Los Ranchitos Opportunity Center, 2054 E. Ginter Road, to receive immunizations, sports physicals, vision and dental screenings.

The district also will give away backpacks and school supplies to 1,000 students in kindergarten through eighth grade. For more information, contact Araceli Mendoza at or Andrea Foster at

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Businesses offer classroom supplies for Tucson teachers

Four Peaks Brewing Co. has partnered with organizations across Arizona, including Smashburger, Shamrock Farms Dairy, Hensley Beverage Co., Treasures 4 Teachers and Alphagraphics to provide teachers with classroom supplies.

Starting Tuesday, July 4, through July 23, teachers can pick up vouchers for a supply kit at Monsoons Tap and Grill, 6781 N. Thornydale Road. Vouchers will also be available at the Stillhouse Grill and Bar, 9155 E. Tanque Verde Road, starting Wednesday, July 5.

To obtain a voucher, teachers will need a school ID or current school pay stub. Supply kits can be redeemed on July 24 at the Stillhouse Grill and Bar from 1 to 5 p.m. and at Monsoons Tap and Grill from 4 to 7 p.m.

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