From our friends at ZUZI! “Join us for FREE DANCE classes for youth & adults in modern, aerial, ballet, releasing, improvisation and hooping. Taught by professional dancers and educators. If you’ve ever been curious, now’s the time to try! January 5th – 8th, 2015 MONDAY – January 5th 3:00 – 3:30 – Creative Movement Aerial 3:30… Read more »
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The 2014 AZ Tax Credit Campaigns for PFFS-Downtown and PFFS-University are coming to a close in just 12 days on December 31st at midnight. We want to take a moment to thank everyone who has contributed thus far. We appreciate your support so very much! We also want to encourage everyone who has not yet… Read more »
From our friends at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library: “Learn from the best at our Video Game Design Workshop! We are excited to welcome game designer Barrie from E-Line Media in New York City to Tucson to teach Middle and High School students a 3-hour workshop about game design and help you get started on… Read more »
There are only nineteen days left in our 2014 Tax Credit Campaigns at PFFS-D and PFFS-U. Thank you to everyone who has already made their Tax Credit contribution to PFFS. We appreciate so much your support. These Tax Credit Campaigns are the only school-wide fundraisers conducted in the 2014-2015 school year at the two schools and this one… Read more »
On Wednesday some of our students joined the #ClimateSilenceNow Day and were silent for an hour or day in an effort to encourage policy makers to encourage action on climate change. We followed up on Thursday by starting the day in Morning Meeting with a video of President Obama advocating for international action in front of the… Read more »
It may seem like a long way off but our 8th graders will be becoming 9th graders in just a few short months. On Thursday, May 21st (less than 6 months from now) the PFFS-U 8th grade class will be promoted to 9th grade at our formal promotion ceremony in the ZUZI! Theater at 6:00pm. Whereas… Read more »
It’s official. The student body and staff voted and we are now the Dragons. We are happy to join our Platypus and Narwhal cousins! We are having fun appreciating the diversity of Dragons that exist in literature, film and lore. Here is one student’s rendition, a striking resemblance to our PFFS logo!
We are looking for parents to host our Tax Credit Table for one hour during the Dec. 15-18 week. Time slots are from 8:15-9:15 a.m. or in the afternoon from 3:15-4:15 p.m. Hand out treats and encourage donations. Help us pay for our Intersessions and Field Experiences! Email Steph at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer!
The Open Enrollment period for the 2015-2016 school year will officially begin on January 1, however, we are currently accepting enrollment applications for both schools (go to Enroll PFFS-Downtown and/or Enroll PFFS-University to enroll). Prospective PFFS parents/students, if you are thinking about enrolling for next year, we offer monthly, school tours/presentations. Here are the dates/times for upcoming… Read more »
On November 21st we shared how your AZ Tax Credit contributions are used to support the PFFS ‘Fall and Spring Intersession’ programming at both the Downtown and University locations. This week (as we begin the last month of our Tax Credit campaigns at each of our schools) – we would like to share about our regular out-of-building, field experiences… Read more »