Posts By: Chad Blair

Arizona Youth Climate Strike

Paulo Freire will be participating in a variety of ways on Friday, September 20th for the Arizona Youth Climate Strike. Eighth-grade students from PFFSU will be present on the U of A mall discussing climate issues with U of A students and faculty,. Other PFFSU students will be heading out onto 4th Ave. to protest… Read more »

Upcoming Noon Dismissals

Both Paulo Freire Freedom School campuses will have noon dismissals on both Friday September 27th and Friday October 4th. These half days are for staff planning and grading. There will not be any AfterSchool offered on days with a noon dismissal.

Kelly Fryer appointed Interim Executive Director of City Center for Collaborative Learning

(Tucson, AZ) Kelly Fryer has been appointed Interim Executive Director of City Center for Collaborative Learning (CCCL) for the 2019-20 school year.  Jonathan Martin, CCCL Board of Directors chair, said, “We conducted an extremely thorough process and interviewed candidates from across the nation. Kelly has demonstrated accomplishments throughout her career that far exceed most non-profit… Read more »

Back to School Night

Hello families and community partners. PFFSU is off to a great start this year. So far we’ve engineered and built spaghetti towers, gotten to know our advisories, started Spanish classes, begun discussing social justice and student activism, celebrated the life of Toni Morrison, and kicked off our project-based learning in our core classes with essential… Read more »

“Prevention, Intervention, & Intersectionality”

Please save the date for the upcoming  Diverse Voices in Prevention’s Spring Conference, “Prevention, Intervention, & Intersectionality” We have now confirmed a very exciting lineup including: Blessing by Austin G. Nunez (Chairman of the San Xavier District of the Tohono O’odham Nation) MC Hector Youtsey (Pascua Yaqui Tribe KPYT-LPFM Radio)Keynotes by Maximillian Boykin (Black AIDS Institute) and Dr. Beth Meyerson (Indiana University School… Read more »

Scooby Doo at City High!

The amazing City High School Drama Department is hitting the stage once again to bring you their original adaptation of the cartoon classic Scooby Doo. Showtimes are Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 2pm, and Saturday at 7pm. All shows take place in the Commons Theater at 37 E. Pennington. This production is family friendly and… Read more »