THMS Ecology Club receives grant for refillable water bottle stations
Student Council seniors Marisela Holler and Meachah Caamano received a $2,500 grant from the City of Tucson for a proposal to install refillable water bottle stations around campus. The pair submitted the proposal to the Student Action for the Environment program, sponsored by TUSD and the City of Tucson. More information to follow!
Faculty in the Spotlight!
Biotechnology teacher Jeremy Jonas recently had a paper published in the prestigious Proceedings for the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) journal!
Give it a read here!
PARENTS! New THMS Webstore!
Easy, Convenient Online Shopping
THMS Finance Office
Parents! You can now purchase the following online, by using the following link: THMS Webstore (also available in the Quick Info section to your right.)
Sports Passes (all regular home games)
Yearbook (books available for pick up at the end of the year)
Sports Participation Fee ($65--Tryout sports neet to make team PRIOR to payment)
Fine Arts Participation Fee
View/Pay Fines and Fees
More items for viewing and payment coming soon!
To login to the THMS Webstore, use the following:
Login: Student Matric Number, Student Last Name
For any questions, contact the THMS Finance Office at 520.225.5043
Important Yearbook photo information! PLEASE READ!
Senior Group Photo:
Seniors! Be sure to wake up early for your senior group photo, Wednesday, October 7! Seniors will need to meet at Gridley Stadium at 7:30 a.m. for the photo, to be taken promptly at 7:50 a.m. Don't be late!
Seniors! Silhouette Photography is the official photographer of the Tucsonian Yearbook! In order to be part of the 2016 yearbook, seniors must schedule an appointment with Silhouette BEFORE SEPTEMBER 30. If you have not made your appointment yet, the Tucsonian Yearbook urges you to make an appointment by SEPTEMBER 1.
Registration photos are in! The yearbook staff is working to get the photos out to students as quickly as possible. If you need your photo sooner, please come to room T303 to pick them up!
SAVE THE DATE!
THMS Magnet Open House
Presented by Tucson High Magnet
Wednesday, October 28, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Incoming freshmen! Come meet with teachers and learn more about THMS' magnet courses for the 2016-2017 school year! More information to follow!
September is Attendance Awareness Month!
Started in September 2013, Attendance Awareness Month is a, "nationwide recognition of the connection between school attendance and academic achievement." To learn more about the goal and what your district is doing to achieve those goals, see: http://edweb.tusd1.org/MORE/attendance%20awareness%20month/index.htm
THMS Parent Teacher Association
Meetings for the THMS PTA are held on the first Wednesday of each month, at 5:30 p.m. in the library. Meetings are currently scheduled for:
Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Dec. 2, Jan. 6, Feb. 3, March 2, April 6, May 4
College and Career Readiness Events
Presented by the College/Career Center
Sign up for the following events in the College and Career Center next to the Counseling Office in the Main Building
Click to see the College&Career Events.
42nd Annual Tucson College Night!
Presented by Tucson Unified School District
Tuesday, September 29, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tucson Convention Center
Visit over 200 colleges at Tucson College Night! Admission and parking are FREE!For additional information, visit: www.tusd1.org/collegenight
The City of Light... in Depth!
THMS Travel Club
May 26 to June 2, 2016
France, extension to England
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.
For more information, contact Martha Reed.
An Empire State of Mind!
March 20-25, 2016
New York, Broadway and the Arts Metro
During your tour, get around the city like New Yorkers do—on the subway. Take in the bright lights of Times Square and watch two Broadway shows. Plus, your students will take center stage in an improv workshop led by a professional actor.
For more information, contact Martha Reed.
2015 Channing Bete Healthy Communities Catalog Available!
Student and family outreach is about to get easier and more effective. Channing Bete Company's resource-filled Healthy Communities catalog is here! This comprehensive resource is packed with research-based publications to support the health, safety, and well-being of your students and their families, providing a strong foundation for academic success! Topics covered include: parenting skills,
health promotion, violence prevention, child & youth development, mental health, ATOD prevention, sexual health, emergency preparedness and more! http://www.channing-bete.com.
Podcast of the Day!
THMS Course Catalog
College & Career Help
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.