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Santa Cruz Valley District News

With so many outstanding faculty members and students, not to mention great school events and activities, it’s no wonder that we have plenty of news to share. Check this page regularly to learn about the latest district happenings and achievements.  We’ll also post articles of interest that will help your family make the most of the educational experience, so be sure to visit often!

For questions regarding district news, please contact Communications Specialist Carol Cullen, PhD at (520) 375-8285 or by e-mail.


Back To School Blitz

Don't miss out! Join us for our annual back to school blitz on Saturday, July 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Calabasas School. All of your back to school needs will be available in one place including free items, school supplies, uniforms, sports physicals, and much more! Please see our back to school blitz flyer for more information.


RRHS Scheduling Days

Attention, Rio Rico High School students! Check out these important scheduling dates. Please come on your scheduled day from 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. or from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. in the cafeteria.

  • Seniors - Monday, July 24
  • Juniors - Tuesday, July 25
  • Sophomores - Wednesday, July 26
  • Freshmen - Thursday, July 27
  • Make ups - Friday, July 28 from 8:00 a.m. - noon

Rio Rico High School Grads Gain Many Awards And Scholarships

Rio Rico High School seniors reaped an estimated $2 million in scholarship offers in a ceremony that took place on May 17. The annual senior awards ceremony packs the school cafeteria with students and family members as long-anticipated scholarship announcements are made. In addition to the announcement of who won what, the ceremony honored high academic achievers for the class of 2017, including Valedictorian Jonah McCoy and Salutatorian Areli Diaz. Congratulations, class of 2017!


Attention Parents

The Café Club Rewards Program is our way of saying thank you for making the school café a special part of your day. Just present your Café Club card to the cashier every time you purchase a meal for a special stamp that will get you on your way to a free meal. For every six meals you purchase, you will receive a seventh meal absolutely free! For more information, please see our flyer and the News and Information section on the Food Services page.


The Press Room

We've posted our press releases from the current school year below:

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To view our press releases from past school years, please visit our Archived Press Releases page.



District Newsletter

To read up on district news, choose from the list of newsletters below:


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