Skip to main content

African American Student Services

African American Student Services
Jimmy Hart, Director | 1302 S. Avenida Vega, Rm 27 (at Palo Verde Magnet HS), Tucson, AZ 85710 | Phone: (520) 584-7500 | Fax: (520) 584-7502 | Email Us

Support Students in Achieving Their Dreams!

Thank you for your donation to " A Legacy of Excellence"

"A Legacy of Excellence" honors graduating African American seniors of TUSD who have achieved academically and who are active in their community. Your donation will help a student realize their dream of a college education.

Donate to AASSD Scholarship Fund

2020 Banquet Cancelled - But BIG Congratulations to 2020 Scholarship Recipients!

A Legacy of Excellence College Scholarship Committee in coordination with TUSD African American Students Services Department has decided to cancel the Legacy of Excellence Banquet originally scheduled for Saturday, August 8, 2020.

The Committee and Department will still award over $44,000 in scholarships generously given by donors, along with computers donated by Raytheon Missile Systems to these amazing students pursing higher levels of education.

Congratulation 2019/2020 A Legacy of Excellence Scholarship Winners!

Legacy of Excellence College Scholarship Seal

$10,000 Scholarship Winners

  • Cedar Werner- Tucson High
  • Simone McLee- Tucson High

$2,000 Scholarship Recipients

  • Benita Shakira- Catalina High
  • Chance Amani- Catalina High
  • Jaisimair Roebuck- Tucson High
  • Lyriq Richards- Santa Rita
  • Hillary Gibbs- Sabino High
  • Asaph-Exaucee Batekreze- Palo Verde High
  • Osee Kenne-Loussa- Cholla High
  • Cooper Harris- University High
  • John Mkyangu- Rincon High
  • Hazel Haynes- Pueblo High
  • Sabrea Colquitte- Sahuaro High
  • Aaron Kuzdal- Pueblo High



Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement | | Login
Copyright 2021 Tucson Unified School District