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  • Upcoming Calendar Dates:

    • March 11 – 22 | Spring Break - No School
    • March 25 | Teacher PD Day - No School 
    • March 26 | Students Return to School - Start of Qtr 4
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Public Notices & Governing Board Meetings

  • Public Meeting Notices | Governing Board meetings will be held in the Governing Board Room of the Benedict Education Center: 500 W. Guadalupe Rd. Tempe, AZ 85283.
    The meeting will be open to the public. Seating capacity is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. The meeting will also be live-streamed on the District YouTube channel. Please note that masks are no longer mandatory on district property.

    Proposed Textbooks Available for Review - The adoption of health resources for use during the 2024 – 2025 school year will be available in the lobby of the District Office during regular business hours through March 11, 2024.  Please see the News Release for more information.

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Parent Workshops & Events

  • Please check back for workshops and events. We will post information here throughout the school year as they become available.

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    • Student Athletic Passes: $25 Sold at the Bookstore ONLY
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  • SEA is around the cornerSEA Registration Opens Monday, February 12, and Closes on March 29, 2024.

    In-Person Session Dates (Held at Desert Vista High School):

    • Session I: May 28 – June 12, 2024
    • Session II: June 13 – 28, 2024

    Online Session Dates:

    • Class 1: May 28 – June 12, 2024
    • Class 2: June 13 – 28, 2024

    2024 SEA QR Code for SEA Registration FormRegistration Steps:

    Step 1: Fill out the SEA Registration - Google form or you can do so by scanning the QR code on this screen with your mobile device.
    Step 2: A counselor will verify the submitted registration form.
    Step 3: An e-mail will be sent with confirmation of registration.

    **Please submit the form only ONE time. If you need to make any corrections or changes, e-mail your counselor instead of submitting another form.

    For more information and course listings go to:

    Students are NOT allowed to take both in-person and online at the same time.

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  • Art Tempe: High School Residencies & Exhibition at Tempe Center for the Arts

    Art Tempe | Feb 27 @ 6PM TCA

    Discover the next generation of visual artists at the 51st annual Art Tempe exhibition at Tempe Center for the Arts, TCA. Art Tempe showcases student artwork from all six Tempe Union High School District schools in collaboration with the City of Tempe Community Arts (@tempecityarts).

    Mingle with the talented artists while viewing their exceptional drawings, paintings, and ceramic works at an opening reception on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 6 – 7:30 PM.

    The exhibit will be on display in Lakeside at TCA from Friday, Feb. 23 through Tuesday, March 5. Learn more at TempeUnion.org/Art-Tempe-Exhibit-TCA-Feb-27-2024 or tempe.gov/ArtTempe - website

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  • Please apply! There will be a reduced tuition rate for 20 Tempe residents who would otherwise not be able to attend camp. 15 students will attend for only $50 and another 5 students will attend for only $200. Regular tuition is $350. To register go to: musicianenrichmentfoundation.org/
    Or contact Carol Mellis, Artistic Director, at 602-301-3641

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  • Affordable Connectivity Program:

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  • We're Hiring bus drivers, food workers, paraprofessionals, teachers and more! TUHSD logo

    WE'RE HIRING! Bus Drivers, Food Workers, Paraprofessionals, Teachers, and more!

    Imagine yourself [IN] Tempe Union High School District. Tempe Union is an award-winning district that takes great pride in the services we provide to students, staff, and the community.

    Great Reasons to Work at TUHSD:

    • Most work hours correspond with the school day (Bus Drivers: mid-day off allows for flexibility)
    • Holidays & summers off
    • Opportunity for growth & advancement
    • Great work-to-life balance
    • Supportive, friendly work environment
    • A chance to make a difference in a child's life

    We Value Our Employees!

    • Competitive salaries
    • Excellent leave/benefits plan for full-time employees
    • Participation in AZ State Retirement System

    For more information, see our Work at TUHSD or Featured Jobs webpages or you can check out all of our available job openings through Frontline! For additional information or questions, please contact our Human Resources department.

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