Tucson Youth Development is the governing district/LEA of ACE & YouthWorks Charter High Schools. TYD Schools provide alternative education to "at-risk" youth who have not been successful in traditional high school settings.,
The mission of ACE (Alternative Computerized Education) & YouthWorks is to provide alternative, rigorous, technology-enhanced instruction for "at risk" youth within a safe, supportive environment leading to graduation and preparation for success beyond graduation. 250 students attend these schools every year.
To learn more, visit the school websites:
To contact the Principal/Assistant Superintendent, email or call (520) 628-8316.
TYD Class of 2018
ACE Charter High School
YouthWorks Charter High School
SCHOOL ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS
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SCHOOLYARD WATER EDUCATION PROGRAM
ACE AND YOUTHWORKS AQUAPONICS GARDENS
Funded by the Deupree Family Foundation and enhancing hands-on environmental education, ACE has implemented an Aquaponics Garden! Click here to learn more!
Check back soon for updates!
RAISED-BED STUDENT GARDENS AT YOUTHWORKS
YouthWorks Charter High School is honored to be a part of a national network of schoolyard garden projects and to have been listed in The Edible Schoolyard Project's very first limited edition print map.
Click here to see pictures of the Raised-Bed Student Gardens at YouthWorks!
Please consider making your school tax-credit contribution to ACE and/or YouthWorks Charter High School today! To learn more about supporting extracurricular activities and character education programs for students, click here.
AVERAGE TEACHER SALARY
YOUTHWORKS CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL
Raised-bed Student Gardens
ACE CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL
YouthWorks Boys Basketball Team 2015
ACE & YouthWorks students & staff
Tucson Rodeo Parade (Feb., 2015)