Betty Fairfax T Host Naturalization Ceremony

Posted by Communications on 9/14/2017

Betty Fairfax will host a Naturalization Ceremony on Monday, September 18 to welcome 100 new United States citizens, who will take the Oath of Allegiance to America, administered by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.  It is the third consecutive year that a Phoenix Union school is the site of this ceremony, which will conclude the PUHSD “Civics Week” and targeted instruction to help support students’ success on the state-mandated U.S. Citizenship Exam. PUHSD will have administered the exam to some 9,000 students the week before.  It also coincides with the start of National Citizenship Week.  Superintendent Dr. Chad Gestson will be the keynote speaker.