Posts Categorized: Highlights

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 »

City High School Presents Free College and Career Workshops

City High School has a number of programs in place designed to support students as they consider all their postsecondary options.  Please mark your calendars–we’ve got some great events coming up: FREE COLLEGE AND CAREER WORKSHOPS FOR FAMILIES City High School is partnering with the Metropolitan Education Commission’s Regional College Access Center,  Pima Community College… Read more »

EdCamp Tucson 9/1/18

If you are passionate about helping children learn, come spend the morning with a group of positive, high energy Tucson educators from 8:30 – 12:30 on Saturday, September, 8th downtown at 37 E. Pennington St. Edcamp Tucson is a peer-led, participant-driven professional learning opportunity for anyone who cares about education.  We start by creating the… Read more »

Follow Us on Twitter

For important announcements, teaching updates, compelling educational news, and snapshots into our school activities, please follow us on Twitter.  Follow PFFSU @pffsuniversity.  You may follow PFFSD @pffsdowntown.  New followers will be entered in a raffle to win a free PFFS t-shirt!

Eighth Grade Portfolio Exhibition

On Wednesday, May 9th, all eighth-grade students will be presenting their portfolio in an hour-long gateway presentation in front of their advisor, family, and fellow students.  This presentation culminates a year’s worth of reflection and reflective writing using the seven Habits of Heart and Mind. Paulo Freire Freedom School students demonstrate their learning of both… Read more »

Important Information About the Possible Arizona Teacher Walkout on Thursday, April 26th

There is a teacher walkout scheduled for Thursday, April 26th.  The teacher walkout is designed to bring attention to the dire issues of teacher salaries and Arizona educational funding.  78% of teacher votes statewide were in favor of the walkout. When the walkout happens on Thursday, the three CITY Center for Collaborative Learning schools will… Read more »

Open Enrollment at City High School

Open enrollment has begun at City High School.  All Paulo Freire Freedom School graduates have preferred enrollment into City High, but they must complete an enrollment form before February 1st, 2018.  The City High School enrollment form  is quick and easy to complete.  Click here to learn more about visiting City High.