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photographic images provided by
THS student photography class


AZ Merit Testing & Schedule Information

Weekly Schedule for 4/20 - 4/24

Download the Schedule for Details!

Pizza Percent Night

Come support THMS at Pizza Studio from April 20 to May 8. Please bring the attached flyer. See the flyer for details!

Pizza Studio located at 1031 N Park Ave, Tucson Arizona 85719
(Park Ave & Speedway Blvd)

Download the Flyer

THMS Senior Dance Concert

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 7pm in the Auditorium

The concert is featuring jazz, ballet, and modern choreography by seniors from advanced and intermediate/advanced levels. Attendance is free but donations are always appreciated.

The Flea, 2015 THMS Theatre
Tucson High Magnet School Performing Arts presents

A Flea In Her Ear

A new version of Georges Feydeau’s farce by David Ives
Directed by Art Almquist

April 24 & 25,
May 1, 2 & 8



Saturday Matinee May 2, 2pm

$10 General Admission (Discounts Available)

FARCE (n) - a comedy with broad characterizations, abundant physical and visual humor, and an
improbable plot. Slamming doors, mistaken identities, and a fast pace are all hallmarks.

Set in 1900 Paris, A FLEA IN HER EAR is the greatest of all French farces and will have you laughing from beginning to end! The plot: Raymonde Chandebise suspects that her husband Victor, a proper insurance executive, is secretly having an affair. To find out, she and her friend Lucienne write him an anonymous love letter suggesting a rendezvous at the shady Frisky Puss Hotel. Thinking the letter was intended for his coworker, the ladies’ man Tournel, Victor sends Tournel off to make the rendezvous in his place. Lucienne's hot-blooded and jealous Spanish husband, meanwhile, finds the letter, recognizes his wife's handwriting, and, believing she is cheating on him, takes his pistols to the Frisky Puss to catch her in the act. Meanwhile, Victor's nephew Camille tries to warn everyone about the mix-up, but his ridiculous speech impediment prevents anyone from understanding him. In Act Two, all decamp to the Frisky Puss where, it turns out, the drunken bellboy Poche is the exact double of the proper Victor Chandebise. Meeting Poche and thinking she's been caught by her husband, Raymonde keeps trying to escape from the hotel with Tournel, but a revolving bed keeps flinging them from room to room, as more and more of the involved parties pile into the hotel in a climax culminating in the storming of the Frisky Puss by the jealous Spaniard and his pistols. In Act Three the vortex spins even faster and chaos reigns supreme as all the parties return to the Chandebise home utterly confused and desperate to piece together what actually happened and who was who at the Frisky Puss! Your sides are guaranteed to ache from laughter long after the final curtain of A FLEA IN HER EAR, perhaps the greatest and most clever farce ever conceived.
“A hilarious evening of classic comedy.” - Chicago Critic

Reservations strongly recommended!
Call 225-5326
or email

Pre Graduation Photos

​THMS SkillsUSA Results!

Please congratulate the following students and their advisors for placing at the State SkillsUSA conference this week:


Graphic/Web Design

Click to see Winning Images

Advisors – Alex Callahan and Jerald Zivic

  • ADVERTISING DESIGN- Kaylie Volpe - 1st PLACE
  • PIN DESIGN- Brianna De Lauer Valdez - 3rd PLACE
    • Lauren Emerine - 1st PLACE
    • Kristen Valencia - 2nd PLACE
    • Ayline Burgoss - 3rd PLACE



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  • Maimoonah Naji – 1st Place, advisor Kyle Arthur
  • Paulina Gomez – 5th Place, advisor Elyse Damiani
  • Wyatt Mendez – 9th place, advisor Kyle Arthur
  • Hannah Gill – 12th place, advisor Alex Gonzalez

  • Top Photo:

    • 1st – Tucson High

FBLA Results

Future Business Leaders of America
Name 15 page written event on the Talent Show - 4th place Individual Performance - Top 10 in the State Team Performance and Test - Top 10 in the State Test - 2nd place in the State - qualifies to go to Nationals in Chicago Scholarships
Abdulameer, Ali Global Business
Ortiz, Jaime Global Business Accounting
Lerma, Christian American Enterprise Project Entrepreneurship
Trujillo, Nicholas American Enterprise Project Management Decision Making
Peters, Jessica American Enterprise Project Public speaking II Management Decision Making Was awarded 2 - $1000.00 scholarships from FBLA
Lizarraga, Daniela Client Service

HOSA Results

Health Occupation Students of America

Morgan Darby placed 3rd in Veterinary Sciences

jeremy jonas and student

THMS science teacher, Jeremy Jonas, writes open letter outlining the value of STEM scholarship to his classroom

AFCEA Educational Foundation prints the letter to share with you.

Read the Letter.

Photo Update

THMS Wins Top SARSEF High School

THMS Wins Top SARSEF High School Award again, maintaining the high school title since 2004!  Students from Biotechnology 3,4 and Honors Research Methods won a total of seven 1st place and six 2nd place awards in the Grand Categories

Two Tucson High Students, Diego Aubert-Vasquez and Pearl Dixon, will represent Southern Arizona at the 2015 International Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh PA  May 10-15!

Here is the list of the winning students and their awards! Congratulations to all!

March of Dimes with FBLA



DATE : APRIL 26, 2015
TIME : 7:30AM
LOCATION : Reid Park


Every day thousands of babies are born too soon, too small, and often very sick. Our team is walking in March for Babies because we want to help make a change.  March of Dimes helps raise money and awareness to prevent premature births.

Pre Graduation Photos

​Graduation Picture Information

GradImages® is the official commencement photographer for our school. Your proofs will be ready to view online as early as 48 hours of the ceremony. In order to notify you when your images are available, GradImages sends emails and mails paper proofs, along with optional text message notifications. Your information is never shared and privacy is guaranteed. Pre-registering is simply a way to make sure your contact information is up-to-date with GradImages, so they can provide your complimentary proofs as quickly as possible. Although there's never any obligation to order, you'll save $5 off any order of $25 or more for your participation. To pre-register for your commencement proofs, please visit


THMS Science Invites Students to Study in the Chiricahua Mountains

Summer 2015

Visit the page to read more about the program. [Mobile Device ready...beta test for the site redesign]

Attention all students in need of a physical for sports or otherwise.

TUSD is hosting a physical fair at Catalina High School on Saturday, May 9th from 8:00am-3:00pm. This physical will be much cheaper than any other, it only coasts 10 dollars and will be good for the next year of school year of sports.

A $10 donation = 60 pounds of fresh and nutritious produce?
That’s right!

¿Un donativo de $10 = 60 libras de productos agrícolas frescos y nutritivos?
¡Eso es!

In support of the Tucson High community, on Saturday, January 24th the Tucson High PTA will begin hosting a monthly Produce on Wheels- With Out Waste (POWWOW) market. For a $10 donation you can take home up to 60 pounds of fresh and nutritious produce to share with your family, friends, neighbors, or someone in need.

The market will take place every fourth Saturday of the month through May and run from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. NEXT POWWOW
April 25th
May 23rd

POWWOWs will take place in Tucson High’s south side parking lot located next to the corner of 8th Street and Euclid Ave.

  • There are no income qualifications, just show up
  • We only accept cash; please bring correct change
  • You will be requested to sign up as a POWWOW member
  • The POWWOW begins at 8:00am- the earlier you arrive, the better the selection
  • We can’t guarantee what will arrive each week, but we will try to let you know the week of the POWWOW
  • Boxes will be available for your produce but we recommend you bring your own bags, containers, or boxes and leave it in your vehicle as an option.

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Sponsored by the 21rst Century Grant

Visit Greece and Italy...

THMS Travel Club

July 2 - 11, 2015
Rome, Sorrento Region, Delphi, Athens, extension to Greek Islands

When you walk through the Roman Forum, climb the Acropolis in Athens and visit the site of the Oracle at Delphi, you’re among some of the world’s most historically significant ancient sites. But these countries offer more than just a trip to the deep past—witness more recent history at the awe-inspiring Sistine Chapel, as well as the timeless, dramatic natural beauty of Capri.

Learn More and Enroll Now...

For more information, contact Martha Reed.

Travel to Paris...

THMS Travel Club

May 23 - 30, 2016 : Paris and Versailles

It’s been said you could spend a lifetime in Paris and never do it all.The top sights are impressive enough, with iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame. Look deeper, and discover a treasure trove of Impressionist works at the Musée d’Orsay, the rows of shops in the Latin Quarter, and Versailles, French royalty’s over-the-top palace retreat.

Learn More and Enroll Now...

For more information, contact Martha Reed.


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