Whole School Retreat on Mt. Lemmon Thursday, August 31

Each fall, the entire school gets out of the heat just for a day to kick off the new school year. For the past few years, we have ventured up to the Whitetail Campground on Mt. Lemmon, at a cool elevation of 8,000 feet, to do some team-building in Advisories and as a school. Whole […]

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Staffing changes for the 2017-2018 school year

Some familiar faces at City High have changed roles for this upcoming school year: Marisol Badilla, formerly the Democracy and Spanish teacher, is now teaching Spanish, and is our Restorative Justice coordinator and Family Association Liason. Annie Holub, formerly the 9th Grade Humanities teacher, is now Dean of Student Life and School Culture. Jessica Janecek, […]

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Back-To-School Night is Thursday, August 24

Parents and guardians are encouraged to join us for our annual Back-to-School Night on Thursday, August 24 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.. This annual event is a great opportunity to meet your child’s teachers and find out more about course expectations.  We will highlight: School mission and goals Ways the parents can get involved at […]

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VOICES After School Program Launches

For the 8th year, the federal 21st Century Community Learning Center grant has supported City High School’s VOICES extended day programs. This free programming is available before and after school every day of the week. City High School staff and community partners teach academic, artistic, leadership, and wellness skills through a variety of regular tutoring opportunities, enrichment classes, […]

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Important dates in August and September

Important dates during August and September at City High School: August 24: Back-to-School Night from 6:00-8:00 p.m. August 31: Whole School Retreat (More details coming soon!) September 4: Labor Day. No school. September 14-15: Parent-Teacher Conferences (More details coming soon!) September 21: Junior Trip Parent Info Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Other future events can be […]

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Summer Bridge runs July 26-28 for new students

Incoming new students will get a chance to learn about being a City High student during this year’s Summer Bridge program. Summer Bridge runs Wednesday, July 26 through Friday, July 28, from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. at City High School for all incoming freshmen and transfer students. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. If you […]

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What’s been happening over the summer at City High School?

Summertime is always a optimal time to get things done. Lots of exciting things have been happening in and around the building the past few weeks: We have a new bell schedule. The schedule was developed to work in more face-to-face time with classes, which is especially important for math and writing.  New flooring has been […]

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Brett Goble

Letter from the Principal: Important Back-to-School Dates for Students & Families

Dear Students & Families, We are busy gearing up for the new school year and look forward to seeing everyone soon! We hope you all received the packet sent home early last week. Included in the mailing were important forms to fill in and other school information for your reference. Here are reminders about the […]

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Construction on Scott Ave.

Scott Ave., which runs just to the east of City High School, is getting a much-needed facelift! Trees, better sidewalks, bike racks, and new lighting are all part of the Scott Ave. Streetscape Project. Construction is set to begin any day now, and may impact access to Pennington St. during drop off/pick up once school […]

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Building Photo 47 East Pennington

City High School Earns Highest Education Equality Index Rating in Tucson

City High School has been recognized as a top school by achieving the highest score in Tucson, Arizona released in the newest data from the Education Equality Index (EEI) survey on June 20, 2017. The results shared that the average EEI score in Tucson is 57.7 and City High School earned a score of 93.3. […]

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