KC Engelmann

Congratulations, KC Engelmann, on Achieving National Board Certification!

City High School Math Teacher KC Engelmann achieved one of the teaching profession’s highest accolades earlier this month when she was named a National Board Certified Teacher in the area of Mathematics for Adolescence and Young Adulthood. The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) grants individual teachers National Board Certification following a performance-based assessment of a […]

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Pennington Street Showcase: Arts & Culture Edition, December 13

The Pennington Street Showcase Arts and Culture edition is happening on Thursday, December 13 from 5-7 pm at City High School.  All families are invited to attend. The Pennington Street Showcase will feature a fashion runway show narrated in Spanish, a jazz club featuring musician stories from the segregated South in the 1940’s and 1950’s, DNA […]

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2018 Tax Credit Donation

Every year City High School raises significant dollars through our tax credit campaign to support the most hands-on and intensive learning that our students experience: overnight field trips, arts residencies, after school workshops, and the Advisory program are just a few examples. This year, City High School aims to raise $60,000 in tax credit donations, but we can’t reach […]

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Finals Week & Holiday Schedule 2018

In less than 2 weeks City High students will be taking final exams and completing final projects in all of their classes. School schedule and hours will remain the same Monday, 12/17. Tuesday, 12/18 we will follow a Friday schedule. Wednesday, 12/20- Friday, 12/22 we will follow a special schedule. School will be dismissed early on Wednesday, […]

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Our Own Jessica Melrose is Honored as One of Tucson’s ’40 Under 40′ Leaders!

JESSICA MELROSE, THE VISUAL ARTS TEACHER AT CITY HIGH SCHOOL, IS ONE OF TUCSON’S 40 UNDER 40 AWARD WINNERS! IN THIS NEWS POST, WE SHARE EXCERPTS FROM JESSICA’S NOMINATION, WRITTEN BY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CARRIE BRENNAN, HIGHLIGHTING THE BREADTH OF HER EXPERIENCE AND THE IMPACT SHE IS MAKING IN HER CLASSROOM AND COMMUNITY.   “Jessica came to Tucson from […]

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Need Unique Beautiful Gifts? See the brilliance of our own Leslie Newman Cho!

Many of you know Leslie Newman as the talented and creative Spanish teacher. What you may not know is how brilliantly talented she is as a jewelry designer. She will have her pieces available this Sunday, December 9th at the Fiesta de Guadalupe celebration at De Grazia Gallery in the Sun. The event is only Sunday […]

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City High School - Year 1 – 2004

10th Reunion! Classes of 2007, 2008, 2009

Join us on Saturday, November 24 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. for our first-ever alumni reunion. Classes of 2007, 2008, 2009 and their families are invited. More details and tickets available on Eventbrite!  

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Regarding VOICES afterschool attendance

Many of you might be wondering why you’re receiving Excused absences from 9th period Voices CCLC. We are implementing a new required system of tracking attendance wherein we are entering after school attendance in Powerschool like a regular school-day class. The default for Powerschool is Present if no code is entered (U, E, A, etc.), […]

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Thanksgiving Break November 22-23

City High School will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22-23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Here is a link to our SCHOOL CALENDAR. Please check this page regularly for information about events and special schedules.

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Juniors Take to the Polls

Our Juniors have been researching and learning about the democratic process and elections for the past few weeks.  Last week, they spent time learning about the propositions and presented the information to help inform others. This week they are taking to the polls and casting their vote. Students were asked to research their own districts, […]

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