Summer School is in session!

Session 1 of Summer School is underway! Summer School is from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Building hours are 8:15 a.m.-4:00 p.m.. Session 1 ends June 15. Session 2 begins June 18 and runs through June 29.  

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Gateway Week 2018 is here!

Gateways for grades 9-11 start Tuesday, May 22 and run through Friday, May 25. Wednesday, May 23 and Friday, May 25 are Early Release days, with student dismissal at 12:25 p.m. Below is the schedule for the week. All students are expected to be here each day. We look forward to seeing families here for […]

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Graduation 2018: May 25 @ 7:00

Graduation will take place Friday, May 25, 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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Register for Summer School 2018

City High School is offering two 2-week summer school sessions in 2018. Students have the opportunity to earn .5 credit (equivalent to 1 semester) each session. Session A is June 4 – 15. Session B is June 18 – June 29. Classes will meet Monday-Friday, from 9am until 3:30pm, with a 30-minute lunch break. Lunch […]

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Senior Gateways 2018: Thursday, May 17

Senior Gateways are happening this Thursday! Seniors are furiously rehearsing this week and are excited to present their learning. All students present gateways at the end of each year as part of our Schoolwide Assessment Program. Gateway Presentations are a central part of the City HS culture and provide each student an opportunity to reflect on their learning […]

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Star Wars Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets are on sale now at CHS for our upcoming stage adaptation of the STAR WARS MUSICAL, May 18th & 19th, in our new theater space next door in 37 Pennington! Tickets are $5 and free for CHS & PFFS students. Showtimes are 7pm on Friday the 18th, and 2pm & 7pm on Saturday the 19th. (There will be a matinee […]

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Gateways are May 22-25, 2018. 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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Book Launch Party for Poetry Workshop participants – Sat. May 12th

The Book Launch Party for this semester’s Poetry Workshop with TC Tolbert will be at 1 pm this Saturday, May 12, at the UA Poetry Center, 1508 East Helen Street. “Celebrate the publication of youth writing in a new anthology featuring the poems and stories from students in grades 6-12 who participated in the Poetry Center’s 2017-18 Writing in […]

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City High to Reopen Fri. May 4; Gratitude Reception for Parents 4-5 p.m.

City High School will reopen for classes tomorrow, Fri. May 4. We are excited to see everyone! To our families: We are so grateful for your support, patience, and sacrifice during recent days. Please join us tomorrow afternoon, Fri. May 4,  for a reception from 4-5 p.m. for all of our families, hosted by the staffs and school boards […]

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Senior YPAR Symposium Thurs. Apr. 26

This Thursday evening, Apr. 26, seniors will be sharing their yearlong action research work with families and members of the Tucson community. Come and hear about the following issues, how they impact youth, and what can be done to make improvements: extracurricular activities and academic achievement solar energy and low-income neighborhoods arts integration in the classroom physical fitness […]

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