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  • 2021 On Par for a Purpose Golf Tournament!

    November 9, 2021- Join us for the Tempe Union High Schools Education Foundation (TUHSEF) On Par for a Purpose Golf Tournament on November 18, 2021. The event will take place at the Arizona Grand Golf Course, with the shotgun start at 8:00 am!

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  • TUHSD | Social Media Challenges

    October 11, 2021 – As you may already be aware, there are a variety of social media challenges that have been circulating online. These challenges are primarily posted on TikTok, and encourage students to film themselves damaging school property, or physically attacking teachers, among other actions.

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  • TUHSD | Update on Face Coverings

    Sept. 27, 2021 – Please be advised that Tempe Union High School District will continue to require face coverings indoors at all of our school sites as well as the District Office.

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  • TUHSD | Sept. Update from Superintendent, Dr. Mendivil

    Today marks the start of our eighth week of the school year - with only two weeks left until Fall Break.

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  • TUHSD | We are recruiting family/parent volunteers for the Family Advisory Council to the Superintendent (FACS).

    (FACS) provides input on ways to improve communication and parent engagement at the district and local school level and also provides family/parent advocacy trainings to support student learning.

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  • TUHSD | Face Coverings Required – Message from Superintendent, Dr. Mendivil

    Beginning Tuesday, August 17, 2021, the Tempe Union High School District will require face coverings indoors at all of our school sites as well as the District Office.

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  • Vaccine POD at THS!

    August 16, 2021- Tempe High will be hosting a Vaccine POD on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 with no appointment necessary! The event will take place from 9 AM- 1 PM in the Gym Annex for our Buffalo students and staff. Participants MUST bring a completed permission form in order to receive their vaccine. You can find the necessary permission slips attached.

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  • TUHSD | Tempe Union Governing Board Passes Resolution on Health & Safety

    Tempe Union Governing Board passed a resolution on Health & Safety during a special board meeting on August 9, 2021.

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  • TUHSD | Update on Health & Safety - Message from Superintendent, Dr. Mendivil

    The first week of school has brought our students back to campuses with the opportunity to reunite and re-engage with their teachers and friends.

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  • TUHSD | Welcome Back! Message from Superintendent, Dr. Mendivil

    Welcome to the 21/22 school year! The first day of school is Monday, August 2 and we can’t wait to welcome our students back to campus. I want to take this opportunity to say thank you for all that you do to support your students...

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  • The Summer of Learning

    August 3, 2021- More than 60 teachers from 13 of Arizona’s 15 counties participated in the Hybrid Summer Agricultural Institute (SAI), which was sponsored by the Arizona Foundation for Agricultural Literacy (AFAL). Of these teachers, Buffalo Amber Struthers, was lucky enough to participate in this summer of learning.

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  • 2021-22 Tempe Union Families Notification of Online Verification

    July 12, 2021- As we get ready to begin the 2021-2022 school year, all parents/guardians are required to update or verify their child’s information. Updating/Verifying is an annual process that all families participate in. This is not optional, and must be completed by Monday, August 9th, 2021.

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  • TUHSD | Summer Update from Superintendent Mendivil

    June 16, 2021- Dear TUHSD Families, I am hopeful that this summer brings you much joy and relaxation with family and friends as we prepare for the upcoming school year.

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  • Freshmen Orientation!

    Incoming Freshmen Buffaloes! Be sure to register for our 2021-2022 Freshmen Orientation by Thursday, July 29th! If you have any questions, please contact us at (480) 967-1661 or email our Assistant Principal of Academics, Eric Cruz at ecruz@tempeunion.org.

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  • Class of 2021 Graduation!

    Join us in celebrating our Seniors, as we will be hosting Graduation on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at 7 PM. Attendance at this event is limited due to COVID-19, and masks are mandatory per the TUHSD Health Mitigation Plan. We will be live streaming the entire event on our Facebook page starting at 7 PM, which you can find linked here!

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  • Parent Letter 4.20.21 - TUHSD Statement on Current Events

    Dear TUHSD Parents & Families: As we anticipate that a verdict will be handed down this week in the Derek Chauvin trial, we want to recognize that there are times, such as this one, where high-profile and high-intensity current events may be brought into the classroom. Read more...

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  • Parent Letter 4.19.21 - Today's Executive Order

    Dear TUHSD Families & Parents, As you may have heard, Governor Doug Ducey issued an Executive Order earlier this afternoon rescinding a previous Executive Order regarding the wearing of masks in K-12 schools.

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  • Parent Letter 4.15.21 - Update from Superintendent

    Dear TUHSD Families, With just five weeks to go in the fourth quarter, we want to celebrate our students and their many accomplishments.

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  • Congratulations to our TUHSD 2021 Flinn Scholarship winners!

    April 28, 2021- Congratulations to Mitch Zakocs from Mountain Pointe and Maya Steinberg from Tempe High for being named as 2 of the 20 Flinn Scholars for the Class of 2021! This year, 6 Tempe Union students from Corona del Sol, Desert Vista, Mountain Pointe, and Tempe High were announced as semifinalists for the Flinn Scholarship Program, and these two outstanding students were selected as scholarship winners!

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  • TUHSD Fine Arts Students Earn 2021 Seal of Arts

    April 2021- Congratulations to the fantastic TUHSD students who earned the 2020-2021 Seal of Arts! There were a total of 86 TUHSD Fine Arts students who all met the requirements, and have worked incredibly hard to earn this honor.

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