Congratulations to Sorrel Fivecoat
Congratulations to Sorrel Fivecoat who won the Southern Arizona Regional Poetry Out Loud competition. She will compete against eight other regional finalists (two of whom she has not beaten) next week at the Tucson Book Festival, which is hosting the state finals for the first time.
Sorrel Fivecoat is also a Gates Foundation Scholarship Finalist
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program selects 1,000 talented students each year to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of their choice. We provide Gates Millennium Scholars with personal and professional development through our leadership programs along with academic support throughout their college career.
Congratulations to Senior, Sarah Baker DECA Winner
The Arizona DECA Career Development Conference was from last Sunday to Tuesday in downtown Phoenix. This was the largest state-wide conference in Arizona DECA history with over 2000 students registered and 87 Arizona high schools attending.
Senior, Sarah Baker, took first place in Buying and Merchandising Operations Research Event (30 page written paper and presentation).
This means she is representing Arizona at the International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Georgia in May!
Affordable Care Presentation at THMS
Did you know March 31rst is the Deadline for Open Enrollment to Receive Health Insurance Coverage under the Affordable Care Act?
Brought to you by the 21rst Century Grant, Tucson High will be sponsoring an informal information session for parent who have not signed up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. Luis Elias, a certified ACA navigator from St Elizabeth’s Health Center, will take your questions and sign you up for a an individual session, where you can choose the best health coverage option for you and your family. Don’t miss this opportunity!
March 11, 6-7pm
Tucson High Magnet School Library
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THMS Enrollment Update
The Second Round Lottery for Magnet and Open Enrollment applications will be held on Monday, February 17, 2014 with letters going out shortly thereafter. Please contact School Community Services at 225-6400 with any questions, or contact THMS Magnet Coordinators Kathleen Erickson at 225-5120 or Sharon Ingram at 225-5403.
Registration for 2014-15
For TUSD Students, locate your current middle school and come to THS from 4:30-7:30pm on the listed date next to your school. This is for Registration paperwork only, Counselor’s will not be available for course selection assistance at these times.
|March 3 Monday||Mansfeld|
|March 4 Tuesday||Safford|
|March 5 Wednesday||Utterback|
|March 6 Thursday||Doolen|
|March 10 Monday||Roskrudge|
|March 11 Tuesday||Pistor|
|March 12 Wednesday||Dodge|
|March 13 Thursday||Fickett, Gridley, Magee, Secrist|
|March 24 Monday||Valencia|
|March 25 Tuesday||McCorkle, Hollinger, Vail|
|March 26 Wednesday||Miles, Naylor, Lawrence|
|March 27 Thursday||Rose, Robins, Pueblo Gardens|
|April 9 Wednesday||TUSD Make Up Day|
For Non TUSD Students and Make up
|April 8 Tuesday||Non-TUSD Students|
|April 9 Wednesday||Non-TUSD Students|
|April 10 Thursday||Non-TUSD Students|
After April 11, we will be available in the Registrar and Attendance Office Monday - Thursday, 9am - 3pm.
ATTENTION ALL NON-TUSD STUDENTS: ON TUESDAY MARCH 25, 2014 from 5-7 p.m.
You are invited to come to Tucson High Magnet School to go through the course selection process. During this process the following information and resources will be available to you:
- Course Offerings; counselors will be available to assist with students selecting their courses
- Meet Department Chairs and Counselors who can provide more information about programs and/or classes
- Magnet Coordinators available for questions about our Magnet Programs
- Administration (Dr. Clarice Clash and administrative Team) will be present
*The intent of this process is for incoming Non-TUSD students to select courses for the 2014-2015 school year; any other “Registration” paperwork will be collected at a later time; please check back for these dates/times. Thank you
Attention 2014-15 freshman and new students interested in music and dance classes.
April 8th and 10th Auditions
THMS Boys Soccer TAKE State Title!
Division II Boys Soccer State Champions! Congratulations to the 2014 Tucson High Boys Soccer Team! The Boys finish as State Champions with an undefeated 24-0-3 record! This is the first Boys Soccer State Championship in school history and the first AIA Team State Title in 26 years at Tucson High for any sport!
Tucson High Magnet School CTE Presents
SANITY: Science and Nature in Tandem for Youth
Study in the Chiricahua Mountains
Tucson High Magnet School students (current Freshman-Juniors) may apply to attend the 9 day summer research internship and field camp held at the Southwestern Research Station in Portal, AZ in late May and early June. Students will explore the biology and geology of the Chiricahua Mountains while staying at the world renown biological field station. Students will meet research scientists from around the country, learn to make observations and ask questions, and eventually, design a research question and gather data to answer it! All in the beautiful and amazingly diverse Chiricahua Mountains.
On January 6, 2014, the US Army Corp of Engineers will begin work on a drainage system in the area of 8th Street and 3rd Avenue. There will be minimal interruptions to traffic; however, in February, 8th Street, from 4th Avenue to Bean Avenue will be closed to traffic. The street will be closed until the project is completed in May of 2014.
THMS Listserv - Do you want to receive updates via E-mail? If you are not already getting emails from us, send your name and email address along with the cohort year (graduation year) of your student to Shawna Rodriguez, Assistant Principal of Curriculum.