Tucson Police are investigating a case of vandalism after 11 school buses were found with broken windshields and body damage Monday morning.
The consultant hired to lead TUSD’s $92,500 strategic planning initiative met with district officials and was provided insight into their planning needs months before the district began soliciting contract bids, district emails and records show.
Among the many insights offered during a strategic planning session held a week ago by Tucson Unified School District leaders, a common message emerged: It takes a community to create successful schools.
The honeymoon in TUSD never lasts long and it is officially over thanks to the new superintendent’s failure to disclose his connection to a strategic planning firm he has hired for $92,500 to do work in the district.
Tucson’s largest school district has awarded a $92,500 strategic planning contract to a company headed by one of the new superintendent’s personal job references.
Veteran teacher Leslie Mason knows her way around a classroom.
Arizona ranks near the very bottom in per-pupil funding. Limited state support for public education coupled with diminishing federal support has placed our education system in a critical crossroad.
The Tucson Unified School District is seeking community volunteers to help spruce up the Davis Bilingual Elementary Magnet School campus Saturday.
TUSD is asking the community step up to help the district raise $10,000 for science, technology, engineering and math programming.
A mother has filed a claim seeking $23 million from the Tucson Unified School District after her son fell from a slide at Fruchthendler Elementary and suffered a brain injury.
Longtime TUSD Governing Board Member Adelita Grijalva will retain the president’s seat for another year after receiving unanimous approval Tuesday.
In an effort to increase diversity at TUSD’s award-winning University High School, the district will have to change the minimum required score on the GPA and student entrance exam, as well as use other measures, a federal judge ruled.
The TUSD Governing Board has approved a $1.6 million deal for a residential development on the site of the now-closed Wrightstown Elementary School — marking the first time the district has transferred ownership of one of its closed schools.
Children’s laughter and chatter may once again be heard in the hallways of a couple of closed TUSD schools under a plan that would turn the facilities into low-cost day-care options for district employees.
The Tucson Unified School District has lived under a federal desegregation court order for nearly 40 years.
A magnet plan recently passed by TUSD’s Governing Board has been rejected by the desegregation expert put in place to oversee district efforts to bring racial balance to its schools.
The Tucson Unified School District is working to resolve allegations that it discriminated against Latinos by attempting to limit their participation at Governing Board meetings.
TUSD will spend $500,000 on outside consultants to determine how efficient Tucson’s largest school district is, and how effective its instructional programming is, the Governing Board unanimously agreed Tuesday.
The Tucson Unified School District affirmed Monday its curriculum is aligned with state and Common Core standards.
The Tucson Unified School District’s home page has been redesigned in the name of transparency.