Opened in 1999, Cesar Chavez is a large comprehensive high school in Laveen. Our highly educated and committed staff serves a diverse population of students with a wide variety of programs. Our curriculum is aligned to College and Career Readiness Standards and we constantly strive to ensure that our students have access to the knowledge and technology necessary to their success in college, career, and life. We offer outstanding academics, with one of the largest and most successful Advanced Placement programs in the district, allowing students to earn college credit in nineteen different courses. We have an excellent tutoring program and support the success of our ninth graders with our Freshman House. Students participate in our advisory program daily, allowing them individualized access to their teachers in the courses where they need the most support. Our AVID program promotes college readiness and teaches strong organization and study skills. Our students participate in a wide range of sports, clubs, and electives, including excellent programs in the fine arts, the performing arts, and JROTC. A student who is educated at Cesar Chavez gains a solid foundation in reading, writing, and math, as well as a thorough grounding in the technology necessary to succeed in the 21st century.Chavez graduates have gone on to attend such outstanding universities as Yale, Stanford, and MIT. Parents have the opportunity to participate in the American Dream Academy and Future Sun Devil Families sponsored through ASU, to learn to help their children prepare for a successful college experience. Our graduation rate and college attendance rates are high. We are proud of our students and believe that a Cesar Chavez High School education provides endless future opportunities for success.
Phoenix Union’s annual Spring Teacher Career Fair will be Saturday, March 4 at Metro Tech High School. The District is seeking teachers for the 2017-18 school year in all areas, but particularly in English as a Second Language, Math, Exceptional Student Services (special education) and Physical Science. Initial screening interviews are from 7:30 to 9 a.m., and the selection process runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Applicants should compete an online application prior to March 4 at www.phoenixunion.org/jobs and can schedule a screening interview prior to the March 4 Career Fair by calling the Talent Division at (602) 764-1519. For additional information, contact Alvina Turman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Foundation Scholarship fund was established to provide college scholarships to students of the Phoenix Union High School District who are pursuing a post-secondary education. ALL STUDENTS GRADUATING IN MAY, 2017 from a Phoenix Union high school who will be attending an Arizona post-secondary school (university, community college, or trade school in Arizona)in the Fall of 2017 and Spring of 2018 are eligible to apply for these scholarships. If you are selected for a scholarship you will be notified in April and the award will be released to the scholarship office of your college.
Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Monday, March 6. For more info and to apply go to: www.foundation4education.org
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM District Hearing/Vision Testing, 5104, ESS Dept, Ms. Estrella
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Academic Excellence Rehearsal Mtg, Auditorium Nguyen
11:00 AM - 12:45 PM Jamba Juice Fundrsr, outside of Stdt Cafe, Speer
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Tennis vs Betty Fairfax - Girls/Away-Boys/Away
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Baseball vs Camelback - Var/Away-JV&Frosh/Home
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM American Dream Academy, 6101 6102 5104
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM 5104 NHS Mtg