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Cholla Announcements

Newsletter - May 2016

Please download the latest newsletter and read about all of the exciting things Cholla experienced this Spring. The newsletter also includes information about how parents can contribute to Cholla's continued excellence, and prepare for next school year.

First Day of School: 2016-2017 School Year

Hopefully you're enjoying your summer. The Scholastic Year begings on Thursday, August 4, 2016. Download the District Calendar by looking under the Resources tab, so you can plan out the school year.

Discounted SunTran Summer Passes for Teens

Need to get somewhere this summer, but don't have a ride...maybe SunTran can help. The deadline to purchse a discounted summer pass is July 1, 2016. Click the SunTran picture for more information.

Free Summer Meals: June - July 15, 2016

TUSD Food Services will be offering FREE summer meals to students 18years and younger up until July 16 (except the 4th of July).
Click the picture below for more information and menus.
Breakfast: 7:30am -8:00am | Lunch: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Cholla Freshman Academy Information

Cholla's Freshman Academy will run from Monday, June 6th - Friday, June 24th.

Breakfast: 7:45am-8:00am
Classes Begin: 8:00am
Classes End: 12:00pm
Lunch: 12:00pm - 12:15pm in the cafeteria

Click here if you need Cholla Freshman Academy Bus Schedule information.
If you have any questions about transportation, please contact the District Transportaion Office by calling: 225-4800.

Cholla Campus Summer Hours

Cholla will have office hours during the summer, from 7:00am - 3:30pm. Summer School will also be in session.
Session 1: June 1st - June 15th | Session 2: June 16th - June 30th.

Summer School Session 1: Begins June 1st

Get caught up or get ahead! There's still some time to sign up for summer school.
A series of flyers and the Summer School Registration Form have been mailed home. If you would like to review what was sent - or if you need another copy - click here to download the Summer School fliers. Click here to download the Summer School Registration Form.

Charger Juniors and Seniors: Free ACT/SAT Prep

Calling All Charger Juniors and Seniors!
This summer, the Pima County Library/MEC RCAC are hosting two ACT/SAT Test Prep Workshops this summer.
Most Colleges and Universities require an ACT or SAT score with their applications. Make sure you are prepared for each exam, so that you can get the best scores possible.
Some test prep workshops cost money, but this opportunity is FREE. Space is limited, though, so make sure you sign up as soon as possible.

Where: Joel D. Valdez Main Library
When:  July 19th: Sign Up Now

July 20th: Sign Up Now

Show your College Day Spirit

Mr. Armenta, Ms. Saczko, and Ms. Jeffery wearing some of their favorite gear for College Day. Show your college and university colors every Wednesday for College Wednesdays!

Magnet Status Letter from the Principal

Please download and read the following letter here regarding Cholla's Magnet status. The letter includes information about how to contact the appropriate constituants so that your voices can be heard. Please contact the school if you have any questions.
Also check out these Magnet stories that have been featured in the news:
Magnet Status - KGUN9
Magnet Status - TUSD
Magnet Status - Arizona Daily Star

Sign Up for the Cholla After-School Program

Don't forget to sign up for the Cholla After-School Program. CAP has a history of helping students be very successful at school. With a variety of options to choose from - like Homework Help, Pots and Poets, or the Cholla Blues Standard - students can get involved in their school and get to take on new experiences. Download the application here. You can download CAP schedule here.

Cholla Chargers in the News - Sergeant DeSouza

The Arizona Daily Star is currently running a series of stories spotlighting American war or conflict veterans. Cholla's own Sergeant DeSouza was recently featured in the series. Congratulations! Click the pic below to read the full article!

Arizona Daily Star Article

Class of 2015 videos!

You can now watch videos of Cholla's Senior Memories/Honors Night and Class of 2015 Graduation by visiting Cholla's Youtube Channel!

International Baccalaureate MYP Information

Cholla is moving towards a complete IB model - one that would incorporate IB principals school-wide, 9th - 12th grade. Please take a look at the IB MYP Continuum and provide feedback. Online Forum: MYP Feedback (*Free Guestbooks by Bravenet.com)


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The Cholla community thanks the A+ Committe for spending time on our campus on April 6th & 7th.

Curriculum Assessment Information:

Common Core Standards


Implementation of Curriculum
Click HERE to view

  What do parents need to know?


Letters from the Principal:

Special Invitation from TUSD & Mr. Armenta
I am inviting you to attend the TUSD State of the District address given by Superintendent, Dr. H.T. Sanchez. The addres will be Monday, February 23, 2015, at Tucson High Magnet School, starting at 6pm. (linkn below)
TUSD State of the District page

I hope to see you there.
Mr. Armenta
Cholla High Magnet School

You can also receive alerts via email
Click the link for detailed INSTRUCTIONS

Parent Link

TUSD has launched a brand new communication platform. Now, the district can send alerts to you instantly via email and text messaging.
(This is not linked to Cholla's text messaging service.)
The district is using contact information that is currently on record - if you would like to update your phone number(s) or email address, please contact Cholla with the correct numbers and addresses.
Also, if you would like to opt-out of any features that may add additional service fees to your cellular bill, please contact Cholla.
This service is incredibly exciting as it will not only inform you of school closure dates and weather-related alerts, but also keep you informed with emergency notices, as well as notification of absences.

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