Posts Categorized: Downtown News

Season of Giving

As the year draws to a close, please consider a Tax Credit contribution.  $200/individual; $400/couple maximum.  These donations are critical to our ability to continue our Intersession, Expedition and Elective Programs.  Thank to all who have already generously supported our schools! You may make your contribution on line at: Your Tax Credit Contribution.

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 »

Student-led Conferences

A big thank you to all of our students for their hard work and perseverance creating and presenting their student-led conferences.  The conferences were terrific as always, with students using the Habits of Heart and Mind as a framework for thinking about their strengths and stretches and their personal, social, and academic growth.  Our students… Read more »