Health and Wellness Day Friday, Jan. 26

Our annual Health and Wellness Community Day is happening this Friday, Jan. 26, organized by Health and Wellness Coordinator Erica Saunders and our AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Ariana Garcia. Regular classes will not meet. Students will start the day in Advisory and then get to choose from a variety of community presenters throughout the day: Sexual Education […]

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Important Dates in January, February, and March

January 26: Health and Wellness Day February 1: New Student Enrollment Deadline for 2018-2019 School Year! Family Night: School Tour for Prospective Students February 8: Family Night: Algebra I Character Project Showcase February 12-16: Spirit Week February 15: Family Night: Sophomore Trip Info Meeting and Health and Wellness Talk about Prescription Drug Abuse February 22-23: Rodeo […]

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VOICES Partnership with UA’s Poetry Center

City High School’s VOICES after school program is excited to announce, in partnership with UA’s Poetry Center, a 7-week teaching residency with TC Tolbert, Tucson’s current poet laureate. TC will be leading the free writing workshops every Monday after school, 3:15-4:15, January 29th to March 12th. Hosted by our Gender-Sexuality Alliance in room 103, all students interested in any […]

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Composting at City High starts today!

According to the USDA, in the United States, “food waste is estimated at between 30-40 percent of the food supply.” Anyone who has glanced into the trash cans after lunch at City High School would agree that those numbers are probably pretty accurate. Starting this week, we’re going to be doing our part to reduce […]

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Enrollment School Tours & Feb.1 Deadline

Enrollment Season for the 2018-2019 academic year is underway. Families of 8th graders are already deciding on the right high school for their child. If you know of an incoming sibling of a City High School student or family members still planning to apply to City High School, please encourage them to visit the ENROLL […]

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New Desert Youth Gardening Elective at Las Milpitas de Cottonwood

We are excited to announce a brand-new Period 6 & 7 elective for the Spring 2018 semester! Desert Youth Gardening will be taught our AmeriCorps Farm to School Specialist Dani Radacosky-Pentoney. The class will travel down to Las Milpitas de Cottonwood every Tuesday and Friday during Periods 6 and 7 to work on our school’s plots […]

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VOICES Relaunches for Semester 2

VOICES RELAUNCHES FOR SEMESTER 2 City High School’s VOICES extended-day programming relaunches for Semester 2 on Tuesday, January 16th. All of our programming from Semester 1 will be returning with the addition of afterschool tutoring every day of the week. Stay tuned for news on an upcoming workshop collaboration with the UA Poetry Center! You […]

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Celebrating MLK Holiday – No School on Monday

City High School will be closed on Monday, January 15 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Spring Semester starts Jan. 8!

  Happy 2018! Spring Semester begins Mon., Jan. 8. Students will have classes Mon. Jan.8 and Tues. Jan. 9. Student-Led Conferences will be held Weds. Jan. 10-Fri. Jan. 12. Students are only expected to be at school for their scheduled conference. If you haven’t scheduled a Student-Led Conference with your student’s Advisor, please do so […]

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Sign up for a Student-Led Conference Jan. 10th, 11th, or 12th, 2018

Every student at City High School is expected to host a conference after the end of first semester. The Student-Led Conference is facilitated by the student’s Advisor and attended by parents, peers, and other teachers. Students discuss their development and mastery of City High School’s Habits of Heart and Mind by presenting evidence in the […]

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