Posts Categorized: University News

Open Enrollment for 2019-2020 at PFFS

There are only a couple weeks remaining in the Paulo Freire Freedom School open enrollment period for the 2019-2020 school year.  If you or someone you know is interested in attending either Paulo Freire Freedom School campus, an enrollment form needs to be completed before Feb. 1st in order to qualify for the lottery.  Follow… Read more »

PFFSU Selected as an Arizona Civic Engagement School

Paulo Freire Freedom School -University was just selected as an Arizona Civic Engagement School.  This prestigious honor recognizes the work PFFS does in our Humanities classes to prepare our students to be informed and engaged members of our American democracy.  The award also points to the work we do in our advisory program, our social… Read more »

PFFSU Early Civilizations Museum Project Demonstration Tonight

The PFFSU sixth and seventh grade Humanities class will be presenting their early civilizations museum tonight from 4:00 – 5:30. With the early civilization unit, students have discussed the seven traits of civilization and how they work together to form societies. Learners chose an early civilization and have worked on researching, and becoming an expert on, that civilization through the semester with a partner. Each… 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 »