Academy of Tucson Schools

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AOT High School Newsletter

Week of May 16th 2022

Important Reminders: 
Music Concert: Join the AOT music department for their final concert of the school year! The concert begins at 7pm at Tanque Verde Lutheran Church on Wednesday, May 18th. ALL music students need to be there by 4:30pm; doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets are $3 with a $15 cap for families/groups.

Spirit Week:  This week is Spirit Week! Celebrate your school spirit by dressing up each day (May 16th-20th). 

Last Week of School: Clubs will not be meeting next week (May 23rd-26th). Please pick up students promptly after the school day ends.  

Academic Intervention (Tutoring) is available after school each day except Tuesday (Staff PD). If your student has a D or F they are invited to attend. Students must communicate with their teacher, their needs, before arriving to their class after school. Students with any failing grade will not be allowed to attend extracurricular events.   

Blood Drive: The NHS Annual Blood Drive is back! We will be hosting our blood drive on Friday, May 20th, from 8 am to 1 pm BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Students, sign up early to reserve your spot. Please check with the NHS registration table to see if you qualify to donate. 

Thursday, May 26th - Graduation Practice at Tanque Verde Lutheran (8625 E Tanque Verde Rd) - 1:00PM
Saturday, May 28th - Graduation at Tanque Verde Lutheran - 9:00AM - 1:00PM (10:00AM Start time) 

VR Club: Meets on Thursdays, after school, in Room 202!

DMG Club (Dance, Move, And Groove Club)! Meets during lunch on Mondays and Fridays in Rm. 204.

Choir Ensembles: Rm. 201
Men's Ensemble: Monday and Wednesday 11:45-12:15
Women's Pop: Tuesday and Friday 11:45-12:15

Chess Club: Meets every Wednesday afterschool in Rm. 302.

Anime Club: Meets Thursdays afterschool in Rm. 205!

Mystery Writer's Book Club: Meets every Friday during lunch in Rm. 305!

Dungeon Busters: Meets on Fridays after school in Rm. 202.
Thank you for taking the time to read the newsletter! If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Hernandez ([email protected]).

If you have any questions about the newsletter specifically, please contact Mr. Saxon ([email protected]). 

"Nothing can be done except little by little."

Charles Baudelaire


School Info.

Michael Hernandez
Michael Hernandez M.Ed.
High School Principal
Mr. Hernandez is a US Marine Corps veteran who is currently finishing his PhD through the University of Arizona. Mr. Hernandez enjoys working around the house and yard as well as traveling and most of all being a #girldad, spending time with his two daughters.  
Jennifer Dool
Jennifer Dool
Office Manager
10720 E 22nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85748
Phone: 520.733.0096
Fax: 520.733.0097
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