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Transition Night: For H.S. Students with Disabilities

Teachers assisting special needs studentsThe Marana Unified School District Exceptional Student Services department is inviting families of students with disabilities in high school to participate in an upcoming Transition Night on Feb. 1 at Mountain View High School, or Feb. 7 at Marana High School.

Families and students have the chance to connect with professionals and participate in small group discussions to learn about services, programs and resources available, including job training, college disability services, State work programs, and more! Our goal is to empower and engage students, families, educators, and stakeholders of students with disabilities in their journey to adulthood.

Transition Night at Mountain View High School
Weds., Feb. 1, 2023
4:30 p.m.
MVHS College, Career, and Life Skills Center
3901 W. Linda Vista Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85742

Transition Night at Marana High School
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023
4:30 p.m.
MHS Library
12000 W. Emigh Rd., Tucson, AZ 85743

Participating Programs at Transition Nights:

  • Access and Disability Resource Center (Pima County)
  • Arizona MENTOR
  • Beacon Group
  • Direct Advocacy and Resource Center
  • Job Corps (United States Department of Labor)
  • JobPath
  • Marana Vocational Program (Marana Unified School District)
  • Project FOCUS (University of Arizona)
  • Project SEARCH
  • Raising Special Kids
  • SALT Center (University of Arizona)
  • Special Eats - a food truck employing people with special needs
  • The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) (through the Arizona Department of Economic Security)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Services (Arizona Department of Economic Security)
  • WorkAbility (UCP of Southern Arizona)

For additional information, please contact:

Barb Sanders - email  
Transition Specialist @MHS, Marana Unified School District
1-520-682-4782 ext. 5606

Derrick Garcia - email    
Transition Specialist @MVHS, Marana Unified School District
1-520-579-4400 ext. 4456