African American
Student Services

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

African American Student Services

STEM Student Summit: The Science of Discovering Your Passion in STEM-based Careers. Explor Engineering, IT and Technology, Computer Programming, Chemistry, Saturday, December 10, 2016, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Registration starts at 8:30 a.m.) at Palo Verde Magnet School, 1302 S. Avenida Vega, Tucson, AZ 85710. A full-day session for students in grades 6-8. Lunch, goodie bags, prizes. Questions? Please call 520-584-7500.

STEM Summit

Students in grades 6 - 8 are invited to attend the STEM Summit!

Where: Palo Verde Magnet High, 1302 S Avenida Vega
When: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016
(Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Includes: Lunch, goodie bags and prizes!

Register online >>

Parent University - "Changing Lives, Building Community"

Where: Pima Community College West Campus, 2202 W. Anklam Rd.
When: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., December 3, 2016
Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.
Childcare will be provided for TUSD families upon request.
Registration Deadline: November 30, 2016
Register online now >>

Shared Vision

African American Student Services will continually strive for excellence. We will be embedded in every aspect of TUSD. We will ensure that African American students receive the highest quality education. The end result will be the permanent closure of the achievement gap.

AASSD is an empowered department, committed to teamwork, student success and building positive community bonds. We are a valued entity within TUSD who builds relationships between students, parents, schools and communities.

Core Values

  • Advocacy
  • Integrity
  • Empowerment
  • Teamwork