Will it float? Join us at the YMCA for Boat Day Thursday, May 11.

Why do boats float? The freshmen have been working on answering this question by designing and building their own life-size boats out of only cardboard and packing tape. Will they sink? Will they float? Join us Thursday, May 11, at 9:45 a.m. at the downtown YMCA to find out!

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Demo Day this Saturday, May 6 — Watch It Live!

Students in Krista Gypton‘s Social Entrepreneurship class will pitch their innovative business ideas on solutions to social and environmental problems to a panel of judges in Phoenix this Saturday, May 6 at the Seed Spot Next Demo Day. Each team in class has three minutes to deliver their pitch! Oliver Dewey and Angelique Montano will compete in […]

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A Big Week for Seniors!

As the school year enters its final stretch, seniors have one last milestone to reach before crossing the stage as high school graduates: The Senior Gateway. Each year, during the first week of May, Seniors deliver their final presentation of learning, reflecting on their growth and accomplishments during their time at City HS. Senior Gateways are […]

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Krista Gypton Receives UA Wildcat Writers Award

Congratulations to City High School English Teacher, Krista Gypton, who will be honored with a Wildcat Writers‘ Service Learning Award. Krista will receive the award at the University of Arizona Writing Program’s annual awards ceremony on Thursday, April 27 at 5:00 p.m. at the Arizona History Museum. The Wildcat Writers’ program connects high school and college writing teachers and […]

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Thank You Community Volunteers!

April is volunteer appreciation month and we’ve got some hearty thank-you’s for the many community members that make the City HS program possible. On any given day, guest speakers visit classes to discuss pertinent topics; students work with community experts in the field; and students from Pima Community College and The University of Arizona are coach […]

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2017-2018 School Calendar Approved

At their meeting on April 6, the City High School board approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year. A copy of the calendar, as well as other important school documents, can be found on the Inside City High page.

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The Breakfast Club Tickets On Sale Now!

City High School’s Drama Production class has been hard at work bringing our original stage adaptation of this 80s classic to life. Expect some dancing, singing, and a few surprises. Tickets to our 4 performances at ZUZI Theater on May 19th & 20th are on sale now. Tickets are $5 each or free for CHS students. […]

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37 Pennington Gets New Display Case Artwork

Through an ongoing partnership with the Sonoran Glass School, students from City High School have completed a new display case project, The Glass Desert, for 37 Pennington, the building also known affectionately as Shoe City. A dozen students volunteered to participate in several extra curricular glass workshops over the last two years, creating blown, fused […]

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Pennington Street Showcase

Get Your Tickets Now for Demo Day: April 21 at the Pennington St. Showcase

One of the featured events at the upcoming Pennington Street Showcase on April 21 is Demo Day. Students in Krista Gypton‘s Social Entrepreneurship class will pitch their innovative business ideas on solutions to social and environmental problems to a panel of judges. Each team in class has three minutes to deliver their pitch! The winning team will […]

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2016 Tax Credits Accepted Until April 18

If you haven’t already done so, make your 2016 tax credit contribution today to City High School before filing your taxes on April 18. Thank you to all of you who have already made your 2016 tax credit contributions. We appreciate your support in helping us reach our goal. Arizona law allows taxpayers to contribute […]

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