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Cholla High School

School Photos - Baseball & Softball
A great night for two great games! In a well-attended match-up, the Chargers took on the Warriors for both Girls Varsity Softball and Boys Varsity Baseball on March 4. The results for the Chargers mirrored each other, with the softball win for Pueblo and the baseball win for Cholla.
A Cholla softball player gets ready to pitch.
A Cholla baseball player runs the bases.
A Cholla softball player hits the ball.
A Cholla baseball players throws out a pitch.
Cholla softball players in the outfield have their gloves out to catch the ball
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What Makes Us Special

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Summer Programs
Our summer programs for high school students are open for registration! View the Summer Programs 2024 page to learn more.
National History Academy Scholarship: June 30 - July 26
Apply for a scholarship to spend your summer at the National History Academy's Residential Summer program for rising 10th through 12th grade students. The priority application deadline is April 15.
Holocaust Video Contest
High school students are invited to create a 3-4 minute video using the story of an Arizona Holocaust survivor. Entry deadline is May 5.

Please complete the online application for the new school year!


Message from Principal

Hello Students, Parents and Guardians,
The new school year is just around the corner, so begin to mentally prepare yourselves for another year of academic growth. My first year as Cholla Principal has been filled with great experiences. I am excited to see what the new year will bring!

If you are a returning student, we want to welcome you back. If you are an incoming freshman or new to Cholla, I want to be the first to welcome you to the Charger Family!

I know that the faculty and staff are committed to raising student achievement for ALL students for the 2023- 2024 school year. We need a commitment from you the student body as well. It is very important to place personal pride in everything you do during your time here. This will be your opportunity to take advantage of some great programs that will better prepare you for life after high school.

We wish you a successful school year full of personal and academic growth! Be safe and enjoy the remainder of your summer and be ready to work August 3rd! Make sure you are on time to every class every day. Be on the lookout for registration information.

Best Wishes,
Cesar Miranda
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Family Engagement Meeting
Cholla Extravaganza
Cholla HS Graduation
Last Day for Students
Last Day for Teachers
Memorial Day
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School Photos - Football
Coach Talking to team
Team Running Out on Field
Footbal Game
Football Game
Team Celebrating the win
We Are Cholla Chargers!

Cholla seeks to transform students into 21st Century global citizens able to communicate across cultural barriers and to function in a global society.

Cholla is the only high school in Tucson Unified and the first in Pima County to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, which can earn students up to 36 college credit hours as well as significant scholarships.

Cholla students can also explore career options through CTE/JTED offerings, Law-Related Studies, and JROTC (Army).

At Cholla, students are taught to take risks in learning and respect the learning of others, practice persistence, demonstrate responsibility, embrace international-mindedness, and build leadership in themselves and others.

Avid School of DistinctionCholla has AVID, which supports students with 21st Century skills to be college and career ready, and offers one of the strongest Arabic language programs in southern Arizona.


Our Commitment as Cholla Chargers is to:

  • Take risks in learning and respect the learning of others
  • Practice persistence
  • Demonstrate responsibility
  • Embrace international-mindedness
  • Build leadership in ourselves and others
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