Ha:sañ Preparatory & Leadership School is designed to serve as an academically  rigorous, bicultural, and community-based high school dedicated to increase achievement for below grade level Native youth. By infusing all aspects of the educational experience with elements of Tohono O’odham language, traditions, and Native history, the school nurtures individual students, helping them become strong and responsible contributors to their communities.

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  • 2020 Varsity Softball Schedule
    2020 Varsity Softball Schedule

    We have a good looking team out on the field this school year and we're excited to go after a state title. Come watch us play at San Xavier Recreation Center at 4 during home games. 

    GO LADY HAWKS!!!

  • New Daily Bell Schedules
    New Daily Bell Schedules

    We are excited about the upcoming school year and our new daily bell schedules. Here is our regular daily schedule as well as our shortened schedule which will be used for advisory days or early dismissal days. We are happy to include a portion of time in the day for silent sustained reading "SSR".

    This will be implemented school wide. Students and staff will be allowed to take 10 minutes per day to read a book, article, newspaper, etc.

    Opening song is at 8:45 on Monday 8/26. See you there!

     

  • First Day of School Mon. August 26th.
    First Day of School Mon. August 26th.

    First Day of School is Monday August 26th.

    Click Here to download the Ha:san 2019-2020 Enrollment Packet

17 Mar 2020

Plan regarding Ha:San School closure. .

Monday March 16, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Late yesterday afternoon, Arizona’s Governor and State Superintendent of Instruction jointly announced to Arizona families, educators, school leaders, and education community members that in response to the current COVID-19 outbreak, all schools are now closed through Friday, March 27th, 2020. You can read their letter here:

https://azgovernor.gov/governor/blog/2020/03/open-letter-arizona-families-educators-school-leaders-and-education-community

Our school is currently on Spring Break from March 16 to March 20th. We are grateful that the immediate impact of school closures on our school communities is minimal. Currently, we have a plan in place for the next week March 23- March 27. We will be communicating with you regularly throughout the break, keeping you updated about school operations in the coming weeks. We are in daily communications with all relevant government departments.

Monday March 23rd to March 27

Academic Plan:

Students will not attend school as regularly scheduled.

  • Teachers and key staff will prepare curriculum via packets. These packets will be delivered at a specific time window and place. Packets can be picked up and returned at the same place.
  •  Curriculum will be graded and returned to students. Additional time will be afforded to students who have been able to retrieve a work packet.

Curriculum drop off and pick up points:

  • Curriculum packets can be picked up at anytime at the HPLS campus during regular business hours Monday- Friday. 9-3 pm.
  • Beginning on Tuesday March 24th curriculum packets will be available at the Basha’s parking lot from 10am-12pm. Tuesday – Friday
  • Beginning on March 24th curriculum packets will be available at the San Xavier Recreation Center parking lot from 10am-12pm. Tuesday – Friday
  • Packets will be mailed by postal mail for students who live on the western end of the Tohono Oodham Nation .
  • Upon request. packets can be scanned and emailed.

Tutoring:

  • Individual tutoring will be offered anytime at the HPLS. We have not received permission to use facilities on the nation to provide tutoring at this time. 
  • Phone calls and emails to teachers are encouraged and staff will be available to field any questions.

Transportation:

Transportation to the school will be suspended unless it is urgently needed. Please contact Director James Merino for information. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Food Services:

While schools are closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Arizona Department of Education and U.S. Department of Agriculture have issued waivers allowing schools with an approved Summer Food Service Program to provide meals for school-age children to take and consume. Per discussions with staff at both Baboquivari Unified and Tucson Unified, they have schools that will be providing eligible meals. Please check with those districts to determine where and when meals will be available to pick up for/by your children.

TUSD Food Service: (520) 225-4700 or http://www.tusd1.org/Departments/Food-Services/Free-School-Meals

Baboquivari: (520) 891-6365 or http://www.busd40.org/index.cfm?pID=5557

 

ADE Guidance re COVID:

https://www.azed.gov/communications/2020/03/10/guidance-to-schools-on-covid-19/  

At this time, I ask that if you have questions that you direct them to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . butwe ask you to also please understand that this is a fluid situation for which we are receiving updates  on an ongoing basis from government sources . There may be some questions that we are not currently able to answer.

HPLS is making every possible effort to make this situation a seamless operation. We will continue to make academic, tutoring and food services are available to your child.

Any questions feel free to contact us.

Sincerely,

James Merino

 

 

James R Merino

Director Ha:san Preparatory and Leadership School

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

520-882-8826

 

Additional online resources:

 

Brain POP

What They’re Offering: All schools get free access to their COVID-19/coronavirus online learning resources for talking to students about the topic. Any school closed due to the outbreak can receive free unlimited use of BrainPOP during their closure. Contact them here.

 

 Moby Max

http://press.mobymax.com/mobymax-to-provide-all-k-8-schools-and-school-districts-closed-by-covid-19-with-free-internet-learning-software

 

What They’re Offering: All K-8 schools closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus can receive free access to a comprehensive curriculum through MobyMax. Learn more here.

 

Reading IQ

https://www.readingiq.com/

What They’re Offering: Age of Learning is offering ReadingIQ free to schools closed due to the outbreak. Contact them here for more information.

 

Scholastic

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

What They’re Offering: This service is free and limits printing materials for those who don’t have adequate access. Learn more here.

 

XtraMath

https://xtramath.org/#/home/index

What It Is: A nonprofit organization dedicated to math achievement for all with activities for achieving math fact proficiency.

 

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org/

Free online math instruction.

17 Jan 2018

Join our Governing Board

Board Member Application (Click Here)

WANTED: COMMITTED INDIVIDUALS FOR
HA:SAN PREPARATORY & LEADERSHIP SCHOOL
 
Ha:sañ Preparatory & Leadership School Governing Board is seeking new board members
Join a great, diverse team that works together to guarantee our children’s success for the future.
 
Eligibility requirements are:
❖ Be committed to the board for a 2-year term and attend regular meetings at least once a month.
❖ Ability to qualify for an AZ Department of Public Safety Class Once fingerprint clearance card.
❖ A willingness to learn rules/regulations of school board governance.
❖ Familiarity with one or more of the following – education, business, law/educational law, charter schools, Ha:sañ School, Tohono O’odham/Native culture and traditions.
 
We would like to comprise our school board with:
▪ Parents (current and/or former) of Ha:sañ students.
▪ Tribal community members.
▪ Business professionals.
▪ Current or former educators.
▪ Ha:sañ Preparatory & Leadership School alumni.
 
Please send a letter of interest to Olivia Morillo (Board President)
Recruitment process is continuous
 
We welcome recommendations of persons who may be well suited to be on our school board, please feel free to pass on this information to others that may be interested.
 
EMAIL: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
PHONE: 520.882.8826 FAX: 520.882.8651 www.hasanprep.org
MAIL: Ha:san Preparatory & Leadership School, 1333 E 10th St., Tucson AZ 85719
 
Contact us for any questions. Thank you for your interest!
16 Aug 2016

Seeking New School Board Members!

Ha:san Preparatory & Leadership School is Seeking New School Board Members!
 
Do you want to have input into the goals and vision for Ha:san? Do you believe that community input is the key to a successful school? Are you willing to take time monthly to help ensure the educational success of Tohono O'odham and Pasqua Yaqui youth? If so, Ha:san Preparatory & Leadership School is seeking new/additional members for the school's Governing Board and would like you to consider joining. For more information or to ge started, please contact the members of the current Board at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
For more on what being a Board Member entails and how to be an effective member of a school's governing board, see:
 
24 Jun 2014

Ha:san 2019-2020 Enrollment Packet

Click Here to download the Ha:san 2019-2020 Enrollment Packet

 

  • Bell Schedule 2019-2020

    This year Ha:ṣañ has modified its bell schedule.
    The regular class schedule is as follows:

    1st Period 8:50am-9:45am
    2nd Period 9:48am-10:42am
    3rd Period 10:46am-11:51pm
    Lunch
    4th Period 12:21pm-1:16pm
    5th Period 1:19pm-2:14pm
    6th Period 2:17pm-3:12pm

  • Focus School Information

    Dear Parent/Legal Guardian:

    In July 2012, Arizona was granted a Flexibility Request under the provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), formerly known as No Child Left Behind, which allows Arizona flexibility in designing and implementing a school accountability system.
    The purpose of the Flexibility Request is to improve educational opportunities for all children attending a Title I school.

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  • Impact AidForms

    Impact Aid forms have been sent out, please complete both sides of the form and return to Ha:ṣañ as soon as possible.

  • Ha:ṣañ SportsForms

    To participate in sports the following forms need to be filled out and returned to Ha:ṣañ

    Click Here to view sports forms

Student Handbook & Records Requests

Click Here to download the Ha:san 2019-2020 Student Handbook

Please contact the Registrar for any Student Records Requests at

Jennifer Honahni  -  jhonahni@hasanprep.org

 

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District/Charter Annual Financial Reports

Donate

Here’s how to make your donation:

 Tax Credit Donation Brochure

 

School Calendar

Teacher Pay Increases

FY17 Total Teacher Salary: $345,146
FY17 Average Teacher Salary: $35,399.68
FY18 Total Teacher Salary: $345,796.00
FY18 Average Teacher Salary: $36,399.58
FY18 Average Teacher Salary Gross Increase: $999.90
FY18 Average Teacher Salary % Increase: 2.8%
FY19 Total Teacher Salary: $380,375
FY19 Average Teacher Pay: $40,039.47
FY19 Average Teacher Gross Increase: $3,639.89 
FY19 Average Teacher % Increase: 10%

Sports Forms

To participate in sports the following forms need to be filled out and returned to Ha:ṣañ

 

Click Here to view sports forms

 

Contact Us

1333 E 10th St.
Tucson AZ 85719
United States

Phone (520) 882-8826
Phone 1-888-84HASAN
Fax (520) 882-8651
schoolinfo@hasanprep.org

Who We Are

A bicultural public high school designed for Tohono O'odham youth and Native students interested in a college prep curriculum sponsored through the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools

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