Posts By: JoAnn Groh

Rodeo Days – No School

As good Tucsonians do, we are taking Feb. 21st and 22nd off for the Rodeo.  Enjoy the weather and down time (as well as the Rodeo, of course).

Noon Dismissal Thursday and Friday for SLC

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.  There will not be any Afterschool programming these days. Student-led Conferences are a great opportunity for students to reflect on their learning and express their strengths and stretches to… Read more »

Project Based Learning Workshop

One of the benefits of being part of the City Center for Collaborative Learning family is that in addition to having three terrific small schools that work together to provide powerful and innovative programming for our kids, our teachers have the opportunity to learn from a variety of professional development experiences offered by our professional… Read more »

End of the Semester and Winter Break

The semester is coming to a close.  It has been an amazing semester full of great learning, amazing projects, and tremendous student growth. The last day for students at Paulo Freire Freedom Schools is Thursday, December 20th.  We return on Monday, January 7th. We wish you all a healthy, joyful, and restorative holiday season. We… Read more »

Election Day

Election Day!  Our enthusiastic reminder to vote if you haven’t already.  If you need some guidance:  To Find Your Polling Site: Text “Vote” to 69866. To Learn About The Candidates and Propositions: Azballotguide.com If you experience any voter irregularity call:  1-833-298-6837; ask for a provisional ballot If you have transportation needs – Suntrans is free and Lyft… Read more »

PFFS School Enrollment Tours

It’s never too early to be thinking about school for next year.  The open enrollment period for the 2019-2020 school year begins on Oct. 1st and closes on Feb. 1st.  In order to assist families in making informed decisions about their student’s middle school choice, we have regularly scheduled school tours where we can highlight… Read more »