Tucson Unified School District’s Magnet Programs are the original public school choice option, providing families with ways to meet the individual learning styles and interests of their children. 

Tucson Unified School District has a comprehensive magnet school program that offers the Tucson community optimum choices for public school education. Magnet programs are an essential component of the District’s effort to support integration, increase academic achievement, increase graduation rates and increase parent engagement.

Magnet themes include STEM, fine and performing arts, traditional academics, dual language, gifted and talented and Montessori. 

Fine, performing and communication arts:

Schools include Carrillo Magnet School and

Holladay Magnet Elementary School.

Science, technology, engineering and math: Schools include Borton Magnet School (Systems Thinking), Booth-Fickett Math/Science Magnet School and Mansfeld Middle Magnet School.

Dual Language/Spanish immersion: Schools include Davis Bilingual Magnet School and

Roskruge Bilingual K-8 Magnet School. Traditional Academics Schools include:

Bonillas Magnet Elementary School and Dodge Middle Magnet School, Montessori at Drachman Montessori Magnet K-8 School.Open Access Gifted and Talented (GATE) at Tully Elementary Magnet School.

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