Grease performance

Spring Break March 20th to 24th!

  Here are a couple reminders regarding the school schedule and upcoming events: Friday, March 17th: No school for City High students. It is a professional development day for staff. March 20th to March 24th: Spring break! The school building will be closed during this time. Quarter Three: Grades. Report cards for third quarter will be […]

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9th Grade StoryShare Performance Thursday, March 16

  A City High tradition continues! This year’s freshmen have once again participated in a phenomenal program through Literacy Connects called StoryShare. First, the students wrote original short stories around the theme of social justice, thinking about the power of storytelling. The two classes switched stories, and small groups in each class chose a story […]

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College Info Session for Parents of Freshmen

Join Eve Rifkin, Director of College Access, this Thursday night, 3/9, from 5:30-6:30 for a discussion about initiating the college-thinking process. While it may feel early to think about college with freshmen, most research suggests that college planning cannot start too early. This event will provide a brief overview for parents and freshmen of basic things to […]

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Sophomores Gear Up for Multi-Day Field Trip

The 10th grade class travels to Los Angeles next week for their big multi-day academic field trip of the year. The trip connects most closely with the American Studies course that all sophomores take, with a specific focus on 20th-century American history and culture. Students will visit the Japanese American National Museum, the Museum of Tolerance, and the Pueblo de […]

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Waiting Lists at All Grade Levels for 2017-2018

City High School’s enrollment deadline came and went last month, and we now have waiting lists at all grade levels for next school year (2017-2018). Interested new students can continue to fill out application forms and will be placed on our waiting lists in a first-come-first-serve order. Families of current City High School students in grades 9 […]

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Calling All Alumni!

In May of 2007, City High School saw its very first graduating class of 11 students cross the stage and receive their diplomas. Those students had courageously chosen to attend a brand new school with no established track record, an innovative approach to education, and an extremely diverse community of learners. Now, ten years later, CHS […]

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Ensuring Our Schools Are Safe Places for All Students

Dear Students and Families, Last week the United States Departments of Justice and Education rescinded the guidance that the Obama administration issued less than a year ago advising schools districts to let transgender students use the bathroom of their choice. This recent move by the federal government has created a lot of uncertainty and fear about the […]

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Yo Soy Student Showcase this Saturday at Studio ONE

Come celebrate multi-media and multifaceted artistic representations of the power of identity. The Yo Soy Student Showcase is a mulit-media art show and reception focused on honoring and embracing students’ views regarding their own personal identities. The Yo Soy Student Showcase will be held this Saturday, March 4 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Studio […]

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Sophomore Trip to Los Angeles, March 13-16

Sophomore Each grade level at City High School participates in a multi-day field trip during the academic year to enhance their knowledge of our region and to create community as a class. The 10th grade field trip to LA is now in its seventh year at City High School. The trip focuses on 20th-century American history and culture, and students […]

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Kitt Peak 2013

Freshman Trip to Kitt Peak March 1 & 2

Teachers and students will be traveling to Kitt Peak March 1 and 2 to participate in an amazing night sky experience. The trip is intended to enhance learning in a Physics class unit of study which focuses on optics and astronomy. Students will also visit the Tohono O’odham Cultural Center and Museum in nearby Sells to extend […]

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