2019-2020 Back to School Information

Dear City High School Parents & Guardians, It’s that time of year again and school is starting soon! This letter contains important information regarding the start of school. Back-to-School Registration is Monday, July 29. All students are required to attend, accompanied by at least one parent/guardian. Back-to-School Registration runs from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. […]

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City High School Student Wins New York Times Student Podcast Contest

Samantha Zazueta, a 2019 graduate of City High School, had one of twelve winning entries in the New York Times’ annual student podcast contest! High school students from around the world submitted over 900 podcasts to the Times for the contest. Sam’s story got top billing and a photo feature. To hear Sam’s compelling story, […]

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Letter from the Principal: Co-founder and Dean of Students, Eve Rifkin, announces departure

Greetings Families, I’m sharing some big news with you: Eve Rifkin will be stepping down as Dean of Student Life and School Culture to pursue the next phase of her career in higher education. As a co-founder of City High School, Eve has had a tremendous impact on the lives of young people and the […]

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Graduation 2019: May 29 @ 7:00

Graduation will take place Wednesday, May 29, at 7:00pm. The location for this year’s ceremony is The Leo Rich Theater, located at 260 S. Church Avenue. The entrance to the theater is located in the Tucson Convention Center complex. Directions to the theater can be found here. Parking is available in the TCC parking lot as […]

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Gateway and End of the Year Schedule

As we near the end of the school year, students are hard at work preparing for Gateways, final exams, and presentations. There are some changes to our regularly scheduled days. Please refer to the following schedule changes for the coming weeks: Thurs, 5/23- Gateways All Day: 9 am – 3 pmFri, 5/24- Gateways Half Day: […]

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Gateways are May 23-24 & 28-29. Schedule your student’s Gateway today!

Gateways are coming! At the end of every school year, City High School students create a Gateway presentation to demonstrate their progress on the academic standards and their personal development as it pertains to the school’s mission and our Habits of Heart and Mind. Each grade level has a different critical question that guides their performance, […]

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CITY High School Drama Production presents: Scooby Doo

CITY High School Drama Production presents our adaption of the Hanna-Barbera cartoon classic, Scooby Doo! Friday, May 17 @ 7 pm & Saturday, May 18 @ 2 and 7 pm.Performances are FREE for EVERYONE! No tickets necessary. Zoinks!

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Family Night Thurs. Apr. 25: Writing 101S News Analysis Presentations

The Seniors who are taking the dual-enrollment Writing 101S class through Pima Community College will be sharing their News Analysis Presentations during Family Night this Thursday, Apr. 25, starting at 5:30 p.m. Learn about why it’s important to think critically about how the media presents information and where to find accurate information about the following current issues: The […]

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Dye-namic Community in Color, April 26

The Restorative Program at City High School and Nonviolence Legacy Project invites Tucson families to come celebrate the importance of community and non-violent practice. Dye-namic: Community in Color is an event that seeks to create awareness around the impact of nonviolence practices within Tucson’s families. This event highlights and embraces all forms of family and […]

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Prom is this week!

Prom is this week away!This year’s prom is at the Whistle Stop Depot on May 3rd. Becca and Chris will be providing dinner options with their brand new food truck! DJ Herm (voted Tucson Weekly’s Best DJ) will be providing the music. Mirror Me Memories will be snapping photos and printing them for you for […]

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