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Posts By: Chad Blair
The Southern Arizona Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals has recognized the work of City High School students by awarding the school their prestigious Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award. This award recognizes the great work of the City High internship program, which connects every senior with a local business, organization, or researcher. The success… Read more »
Next Wednesday, Nov. 22nd, there will not be any after school programming. Neither PlayFormance Parkour nor PFFS-U’s Filmmaking Club will meet that day. Students will be dismissed at 1:45 as usual. The school will close for the break at 2:00. Both of these activities will resume on Wednesday, 11/29.
From the PFFS-U Journalism Department. This week’s installment includes stories on tiny homes, Tucson CSA, and The Rogue Theatre
City High School is hosting a FREE series of events called, “How to Talk to Your Child About ___.” The next workshop is coming up fast on Thursday, November 16th! Susan Towne from the Pima County Juvenile Court Center is going to tell us “How to Talk to Your Child About Marijuana.” The name may… Read more »
There will be no After School Parkour Class Next Wednesday, November 8th, from 2-4 due to a team building event with the Eller College at Playformance. Thanks for your understanding. The Playformance Parkour Class will resume on the 15th.
Student-led Conference are happening this week. To accommodate these demonstrations of learning, all students will be dismissed from school at 12:00 on both Thursday and Friday. Student-led Conferences are a great opportunity for students to reflect on their learning and express their strengths and stretches to their advisor and family. Student-led Conferences promote autonomy, meta-cognition,… Read more »
Intersession Presentations: Each morning we will highlight a different Intersession. Family and friends are encouraged to join us to celebrate their unique experiences. Monday, Oct. 16 – Seth (Nature and Art Heal the Heart) Tuesday, Oct. 17 – Debbie (Then and Now Through Re-photography) Wednesday, Oct. 18 – Joe (Original Tucsonans) Thursday, Oct. 19 – Patrick (Baking and Breaking Bread) Friday,… Read more »
Intersession was a huge success. Students engaged in fun, thematically-designed units which focused on exploration, inquiry, and community connections. We invite our families and community partners to come to school and see each Intersession group present their Intersession learning. Presentations are during Morning Meeting, from 8:30 – 8:45. The Intersession presentation schedule is: Monday, 10/16–… Read more »
Students will find out their Intersession groups today during Morning Meeting. Each student will be given a parent letter with an overview of their group’s activities and schedules. Some groups will require additional waivers to be signed. These items will be posted on the website if you need to access the information. As always, Intersessions… Read more »