The Amphitheater Public Schools district is investigating accusations of racial harassment at Ironwood Ridge High School after parent complaints prompted the school’s principal to call an emergency staff meeting and student assemblies.
When Catalina Foothills’ Harvey Nelson finally reached the dirt section at the winding Marana High School cross country course, the senior said he felt himself pulling away from the rest of the pack.
Authorities determined a possible threat made online Tuesday involving Ironwood Ridge High School was false.
There’s a “D” next to Kaitlyn Lopez’s name on the Tucson Soccer Academy FC roster.
Ironwood Ridge High seniors formally enter the ceremony at the school, 2475 W. Naranja Drive. There were 435 seniors completing studies, according to the school, which is in the Amphitheater district. See more photos of area high school commencement ceremonies at live.azstarnet.com online.
Graduate Sang Lee acknowledges history teacher Sonya Gauna on his way back to his seat after receiving his CDO diploma.
Bryana Blackmon and boyfriend Jeremiah Callahan head out after the Canyon del Oro High ceremony. The school is at 25 W. Calle Concordia.
Ironwood Ridge High graduate Madeline Hudson raises her diploma high, enjoying the special moment.
In the bleachers, the family of Ironwood Ridge senior Joshua Mecham displays photos of him as a baby, a two-year-old and as a graduating senior. The ceremony was May 22.
From left, Charlotte Lochowitz, Cheyenne Sanchez and Brianna Lopez do some last-minute preparation before the CDO ceremony on May 21.
UHS grads offered $31M in scholarships
Ironwood Ridge High School student Ethan Oglesby presents the book "Since You Asked" to Lesil Bomar. The veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars was interviewed by Oglesby and other students.
A veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars, Lesil Bomar, appreciates people who respect him for his service. But he says it's important not to overlook the sacrifices that families of veterans made.
A marketing teacher at Ironwood Ridge High School was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with a female student.
Free McDonald's food for AIMS test takers
Ironwood Ridge's Jake Matthews has six home runs and a full mailbox. "It's been crazy," he says.
Jake Matthews' four years at Ironwood Ridge are almost over, but his future on the diamond is bright.
A former Ironwood Ridge High School art teacher was sentenced Monday in Pima County Superior Court to nearly three years in prison and eight years' probation for having sexual contact with three students.