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Frances Owen Holaway is a K-5 Elementary School on the corner of Cherry and Prince in central Tucson.  It is conveniently located and perfect for families choosing to open enroll their children.  Our school not only offers an exceptional educational experience but also a true sense of community. CLICK HERE to learn more about our school.





~ Holaway ~

Educating for the future...

Continuing a tradition of excellence!

Holaway School Community Mission Statement

The mission of the Holaway Elementary School Community is to provide an exemplary education in a safe, caring environment that inspires academic success through readiness, responsibility, respect and resilience.


Holaway School Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
 7:45 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.
Thursday (Early out)
 7:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.

Office Hours:

7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


3500 N Cherry Ave

Tucson, AZ 85719

(520) 696-6880




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Community Meeting on Solar Installation

Tuesday, September 1: Holaway Elementary School, 3500 N. Cherry Ave., 6:30 p.m.

Holaway Important

Dates and Events


  • Parent Information Night   Aug 19 (5:30-7:00)           

    PTO Meet and Greet            Aug 25 (6:00pm-7:00pm)      

    PTO/School Council            Sept 1 (6:00pm)                     

    Labor Day(No School)        Sept 7

    Pizza Hut Family Night       Sept 18

    PTO/School Council            Oct 6 (6:00pm)                       

    Parent/Teacher Conferences  Oct 6-9 (early out each day)

    Fall Break(No School)            Oct 12-16

    Fall Pictures                            Oct 23

    Fall Festival                             Oct 30 (5:00-8:30)                  

    PTO/School Council               Nov 3 (6:00pm)                     

    Veterans Day (No School)      Nov 11

    Movie Night                            Nov 20 (6:30)                      

    Picture Retakes                     Nov 24

    Thanksgiving Break(No School) Nov 26-27

    PTO/School Council                Dec 1 (6:00pm)                  

    Band/Orchestra Concert        Dec 14 (6:30pm)

    Spirit Week                             Dec 14-Dec 17

    Winter Break (No School)         Dec 18-Jan 1

    PTO/School Council                 Jan 12 (6:00pm)                     

    MLK Day(No School)                Jan 18

    Movie Night                              TBD                                      

    PTO/School Council                 Feb 2 (6:00pm)                    

    Rodeo Break(No School)          Feb 25-26

    PTO/School Council                  Mar 1 (6:30pm)                    

    District Track Meet                   Mar 4 (9:00-1:00)             

    AHS Band  Feeder Concert       Mar 24 (TBD)                 

    Parent/Teacher Conferences   Mar 10-11 (early out each day)

    Spring Break (No School)         Mar 14-18

    VIP Breakfast                             TBD

    Spring Festival/Salsa Contest/Bookfair   TBD                           

    Field Day                                     TBD                                       

    Last Day of Classes                    May 19



Holaway is proud of our National Board Certified Teachers!

Sue Clark - SEI Teacher

Jessica Jarrett - Resource Teacher

Peggy Marner - 3rd Grade Teacher

Kim Moran - Primary Cross Categorical Teacher 

Brittney Morse - 1st Grade Teacher

Donna Olson-Shreve - REACH Teacher

Jenn Riggs - Reading Intervention

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