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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Food Science Gets Real

Ming-Min Lee (lab manager) and students prep for hands-on lab work at the University of Arizona Microbiology lab. This year City High School has a new Food Science class and students have been getting out of the classroom and into labs all over Tucson to get their hands dirty and see the concepts move from […]

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Volunteering Toward the Future

  Samantha Zazueta is a senior this year with big dreams of going to college to become a doctor or a nurse. While many students choose to take it easy their senior year, falling for the trap of “senioritis”, Sam is dedicating her extra time to volunteering at Banner Health in the Children’s Wing. Sam […]

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Lathes in the MakerSpace, Thanks to Community Support!

The MakerSpace afterschool program is now learning how to spin and shape wood on their brand new lathes that were donated by some community members. Dan and Candy Davis of the Pueblo Optimist Club donated a lathe. Dana Mahan donated all the way from South Africa stating, “I spent the first 5 years of my […]

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Internship Spotlight: Tala McKenna-Johnson

Tala McKenna-Johnson is at their dream internship with Lisa Marie at Straight to the Point, whose mission it is to “… serve and accentuate the beauty of individuality and self-love through professional body piercing.” Tala has been learning a ton about how to run a business, how to take care of piercings and jewelry, and how […]

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Veterans Day- School Closed Monday, Nov. 12

A reminder to our students and parents: School will be closed on Monday, November 12 for Veterans Day. Keep up to date with all school events on our 2018-2019 school calendar.

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5th Annual Chili Cook Off, Thursday 11/1

The Chili Cook-Off is one of City High’s most fun and successful events and it’s COMING UP NOVEMBER 1st at 5:30 pm. Staff, students, families, EVERYONE can enter! FILL OUT THIS FORM  if you want to wow us with your best chili creation! We will have medals for best meat, best veggie/vegan, best overall, and people’s choice! Contestants eat FREE! […]

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You’re Invited: Day of the Dead Celebration

  Leslie’s Spanish classes have been teamed up with Barrio Viejo Elderly Housing and MOCA to dive into the rich culture of Dia de Los Muertos. Students have been making decorations and shrines for the event. This is a beautiful example of what place-based learning looks like. We invite all families to join us on November […]

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