Posts By: JoAnn Groh

PFFS-Downtown Back to School Night!

September 5, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. On September 5, 2019, we are creating an immersive student experience for you. Each family is invited to  follow your student’s daily schedule. Our journey begins at 5:00 p.m. with community meeting in the 37 Common space next door to Paulo. Our night will end at 6:30. We look… Read more »

Summer Camps

There are a lot of options this summer.  Here is a list of many of them.  Summer Camps And stay tuned for more information about the second annual “At the Studio” arts and culture camp happening at PFFSU during June.

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 »