About Us

Founded in 1911, Glendale Union High School District serves the communities of Phoenix and Glendale and encompasses 60 square miles. Comprised of nine high schools, grades 9-12, the urban district enrolls 16,800 students and has approximately 150,000 constituents in the Phoenix metropolitan area. All schools are accredited by the Arizona Department of Education, North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (NCA CASI) and AdvancEd. The district's nine schools are ranked among the best high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and all are part of the College Board’s 2013 National Advanced Placement District of the Year. To read about more district achievements and accolades, click here. With a mission to empower all students for the choices and challenges of the twenty-first century, we look forward to the opportunity to work with you and your family. 

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Eight Grade Students, Families Invited to Discover the GUHSD Difference at Future Freshman Night
Posted on 12/06/2019
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GUHSD Presents Fourth Annual Pathway to Prestigious Colleges & Universities Night
Posted on 12/06/2019
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Annual Continuous Improvement Report Sets Path to Success
Posted on 12/05/2019
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Musial Awards to Honor Sunnyslope, Apollo Baseball for Act of Sportsmanship
Posted on 11/22/2019
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Glendale Achievement Above All 19-20 Recipients Honored for Leadership, Accomplishments
Posted on 11/21/2019
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Two GUHSD Volleyball Teams Claim State Championships and One Student Secures Football State Record
Posted on 11/15/2019
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Pam Reicks and Katy Griepp
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Cortez Achievement Above All 2019-2020 Recipients Awarded at Annual Event
Posted on 11/07/2019
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Discover Why Phoenix and Glendale Choose GUHSD at Honors & Advanced Placement Academy Night
Posted on 10/28/2019
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Apollo Achievement Above All 19-20 Recipients Recognized at Annual Event
Posted on 10/17/2019
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Excellence: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow GUHSD 2019 Community Newsletter
Posted on 10/07/2019
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Annual Student Achievement Report Delivered to District Faculty, Staff, Students, Parents and Community Members
Posted on 10/03/2019
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