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  • AOT grads

    Recent Graduates from 2014 and 2015: Flying High into Graduate School and Careers

    We reached out to recent AOT alumni to hear about where they are now and how their time with us has influenced their adult life.  Read More
  • AOT HS

    Choosing a New High School: Why Now?

    Switching schools or districts can be daunting at any age. For high schoolers, it can be extra challenging. But there are plenty of worthwhile reasons to make the jump. Here are 3 reasons why switching to a new high school works: Read More
  • AOT 2017 grads

    These Two AOT Alums from 2017 Are Excelling in College

    We love the small size of our Academy of Tucson District. It allows us all to truly know – and value – each other. To that end, we reached out to recent AOT alumni to hear about where they are now and how their time with us has influenced their adult life. Read More
  • Recent AOT Graduates Blazing Trails in College

    We love the small size of our Academy of Tucson District. It allows us all to truly know - and value – each other. To that end, we reached out to recent AOT alumni to hear about where they are now and how their time with us has influenced their adult life. Read More
  • AOT Mrs. Thompson

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    Every school day is ‘bring your granddaughters to work day’ for Mrs. Thompson, third Grade Teacher at AOTES! Read More
  • AOT Art

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    Get to know the Art Teacher at Academy of Tucson Middle School - Ms. Moseley, known affectionately as Ms. Mo!  Read More
  • AOTMS Wright Flight

    Who We Are: AOTMS Flies High with Wright Flight!

    For years, our Academy of Tucson Middle School students have participated in the Wright Flight Program pioneered here in Tucson. Read More
  • AOT Middle School

    Getting to Know Us: Academy of Tucson Middle School

    The Academy of Tucson Middle School, a tuition-free public charter school, was established in 1986, accredited in 1990 and chartered in 1999! We are one third of an excelling and A-rated school system, consistently exceeding Arizona’s average on state tests. Read More
  • Dikinis AOT

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    An 18-year faculty member, at Academy of Tucson High School, Mrs. Dikinis brings creativity and spark to everything she does. Read More
  • AOT Principal Hancock

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    As a principal, Mr. Hancock relishes the small size of Academy of Tucson Elementary School. He knows every student, faculty and staff member, and parent by name. Read More
  • Cody Crabtree AOT

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    This week we are thrilled to shine the spotlight on Senior Cody Crabtree, one of our student treasures here at Academy of Tucson High School. Read More
  • Academy of Tucson A-Rated

    Top 10 Reasons the Academy of Tucson Public Charter School District Is “A” Rated

    Academy of Tucson’s district, comprising three schools, is proud to annually earn an ‘A’ average rating from the state of Arizona! Here are ten reasons why our Academy of Tucson district gets top marks year after year. Read More
  • AOT Who We Are

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    In her role as Director of Music at Academy of Tucson High School, Ms. Maldonado-Torres cultivates a positive learning environment while challenging her students to be the best people and musicians they can be. Read More
  • AOT Wendi Allardice

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    Get to know one of the educators making our small schools creative and caring - Wendi Allardice, Academy of Tucson High School Principal.  Read More
  • AOT butterfly

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    Spearheading founder of the Butterfly Garden on our Middle School campus, Ms. Janet Dougherty is a shining example of our committed faculty at Academy of Tucson. Read More
  • Academy of Tucson: Future Engineers Program

    Academy of Tucson: Amazon Future Engineers

    Calling all curious and innovative technologists! Have we got a new program for you! Read More
  • Lindsey Figueroa - Academy of Tucson

    Who We Are: The Academy of Tucson Community

    Ms. Figueroa is a dynamo! Not only does she advise students on their college prep and career needs, Ms. Figueroa also chaperones ‘The Academy Adventurers’. Read More
  • Academy of Tucson: Homeschooling in the Time of Coronavirus

    Academy of Tucson: Homeschooling in the Time of Coronavirus

    With Tucson schools remaining closed until at least April 10, the realities of homeschooling may be top of mind for our Academy of Tucson families. Read More
  • Academy of Tucson: Parenting in the Time of Coronavirus

    Academy of Tucson: Parenting in the Time of Coronavirus

    It is a stressful time.  The daily, evolving list of things we can no longer do impacts us all. Our Academy of Tucson families, staff, and community are always top of mind. Read More
  • Academy of Tucson Family Resources

    Academy of Tucson Family Resources

    We are in an unprecedented time in our local Tucson community and around the world. With Arizona Public and Charter schools closed until March 27, we are reaching out with ideas of how to stay informed and to keep your Academy of Tucson students engaged.  Read More
  • Getting to Know Us: Academy of Tucson Teacher Spotlight

    Getting to Know Us: Academy of Tucson Teacher Spotlight

    Meet Julie Newsham, Academy of Tucson Elementary School Kindergarten Teacher Read More
  • Choose Elementary School

    Key Steps for Elementary School Selection

    Figuring out where to send your child for elementary school can be exciting and overwhelming. Here’s a top three list of ‘must-considers’ when choosing your young student’s elementary school: Read More