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We are SHS!  

Success Through High Standards, Expectations and Support.  Horsepower!

Choose Your Pathway 2016-2017! –  Course selection for next year’s classes is right around the corner! Counselors will explain course selection options and procedures the week of February 1 during class.  Click Here for the SHS Course Catalog!

Registration Questions? – SHS Parent Meeting, Wednesday, February 3, 6:00-7:00 p.m., at SHS Library. Discover new SHS courses, Advanced Placement opportunities, College preparedness, and Summer school.

Why Take Advanced Placement?  Explore an interest in-depth. Prepare for college.  Gain experience.  Save on college tuition.  Learn more about AP by clicking here.

SHS Electives – So many pathways to choose, check them out by watching the SHS Electives Video,  click here. 

Tutoring and ClubsTutoring before and after school in SHS Library.  3rd Quarter Clubs include: Historical Films, Clay, Zumba, Robotics, Creative Design, Movie, Anime, Yoga, Business, MESA, Gaming, Power of Sound, Open Library and Freshmen Support.  Click Here for Full Schedule.

Activity Buses  For transportation home after Tutoring and Clubs, Click Here.

Sahuarita High School is #1 – SHS is 1st out of 118 Arizona high schools for increasing Advanced Placement exam scores in Math, Science and English Language Arts.  SHS had a 185% increase!  More details, Click Here.

New Test, New Scores  The State of Arizona replaced the AIMS test with a new assessment, the AzMERIT.  Learn more by Clicking Here. Or watch the SUSD video by Clicking Here.

College, Career and Scholarship Info – Follow SHS Counseling on the web, Click Here, like on Facebook, Click Here, or follow on Twitter, Click Here, for important information.

Scholarship Information –  Join the SHS Counseling Department’s Scholarship Email List Serve. Contact SHS Counselors Patricia Panaligan ( or Mimi Taylor (

Sahuarita High School on the Web:  Follow of Twitter,  Like on Facebook, Like on Instagram,  Watch on YouTube, Alumni Facebook.  

Power School Parent and Student Portal –  Check Grades and Attendance by Clicking Here

Bus Routes Can be found on the SUSD page by Clicking Here.

SHS Registrar – Transcript and enrollment requests should go to the SHS Registrar, Ms. Jennifer McDowell,, 520-625-3502 extension 1591. 

SHS Office Hours –  School Days 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Phone 520-625-3502 x1500.


Mission Statement

We Are SHS!  Success Through High Standards, Expectations and Support.  Horsepower!  Choose Your Pathway!

2015-16 Enrollment: 876

Sahuarita High School

350 W. Sahuarita Rd.
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
Building 9
Phone: 520-625-3502 x1500
Principal: Kent Thompson, 520-625-3502 x. 1511
Assistant Principal: Elizabeth Lehr, 520-625-3502 x. 1575
Assistant Principal: Michael Szolowicz, 520-625-3502 x. 1558
Athletic Director: Chris Fanning, 520-625-3502 x. 1590

Last Updated: January 19th, 2016.