Internship Spotlight: Brooklyn Olson

  Brooklyn Olson is interning at Miles Elementary school with Jana Martin, where she gets to work with 3rd through 5th-grade students. Brooke chose this internship because she wanted to learn more sign-language and have the opportunity to practice her sign-language skills. “This has helped me discover what I really want to do in life, […]

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VOICES EXTENDED-DAY PROGRAMS SEMESTER 2 SCHEDULE

Our extended day programming, VOICES, restarts the week of January 14th with a wide variety of free before and after school opportunities for all students. Stay tuned for more details on program changes new this semester: Green Genes, Rap Club, weekly Student Voice Committee meetings, and the return of Culinary Arts. Please see the attached […]

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Internship Spotlight: Ella Dunkle

  Ella Dunkle is having the experience of her dreams by interning at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) with Eli Burke, the Education Director. Last semester she spent most of her time helping with set-up and direct support for their educational outreach youth programs. This upcoming semester she is looking forward to creating and […]

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No School Monday, January 7th

A reminder to students and families that there is no school on Monday, January 7th. This is a professional development day for all City High School teachers and staff. Visit our school calendar here. Classes resume with a regular Tuesday schedule on January 8th.

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Student-Led Conferences for 10th & 12th Grade Students, January 9, 10, and 11

Sophomores and Seniors have been preparing for their Student-Led Conferences, happening January 9, 10 and 11, the week after Winter Break. The Student-Led Conference , a City High School tradition, 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 […]

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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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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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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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