SUSD Welcomes New Superintendent

Updated: July 06, 2022

Tucson, AZ. June 14, 2022 - The Sunnyside Unified School District (SUSD) Governing Board has approved Jose Gastelum as Superintendent for the 2022-23 school...

Safety Town Hall: We're in this together

Updated: July 06, 2022

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for an open forum during which school and community leaders will discuss school safety and security efforts.

Student Culture, Identity, & Voice

Updated: January 23, 2023

Watch this video to hear student perspectives on agency and ownership of learning during a virtual presentation for the Aurora Institute!

Employee Compensation

Updated: December 22, 2022

The Governing Board has approved an Employee Compensation Plan that will directly benefit our employees. The district was fortunate to receive additional funds from the state, and this semester.

Alumni Series

Updated: December 16, 2022

What makes Sunnyside so special? Our staff, students, alumni and this beautiful and colorful community, of course! We hear the words...

Letter Grades are In!

Updated: November 04, 2022

After two years of no state-issued letter grades, all schools in the Sunnyside Unified School District received passing grades! 14 out of 20 schools improved their scores...

Ted Rodriquez

Submitted by susd on Wed, 11/02/2022 - 13:35
Ted Rodriquez is a 46 year resident of the Sunnyside Unified School District. Ted retired from BHP Copper in 2002 as a Lead Electrician (IBEW Union Member/Representative), worked 1 year at Home Depot, followed by 18-1/2 years at the Town of Sahuarita as a Building Inspector. Ted was the Chief Building Inspector for the Town for over 16 years, retiring February, 2022. Ted has been active in the community for years. Ted was the President and founding member of the El Sol Soccer Club, Volunteer Soccer coach at Sierra Middle School and Sunnyside High School, and football booster club President.

Back to School Resources

Updated: September 28, 2022

We hope you're as excited as we are for the school year to start! This page has links to everything you need to get ready!

UofA Said YES!

Updated: September 28, 2022

167 Sunnyside High School seniors and 147 Desert View High School seniors were surprised with their formal acceptance to the University of Arizona at a “UA Said Yes!” assembly.