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 Cognia (previously 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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COVID-19 Community Vaccination Event
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Special Programs and District Office Achievement Above All
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Join GUHSD's Free Signature Summer Opportunities for Middle School and Currently-Enrolled Students
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In-Person Learning Information
Posted on 03/13/2021
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COVID-19 Safety Protocols & Information
Posted on 03/12/2021
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GUHSD Governing Board Recognized 25-Year and Retiree Employees at Annual Event
Posted on 03/11/2021
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GUHSD's Governing Board Honors Washington's Award Recipients
Posted on 03/10/2021
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GUHSD's Governing Board Honors Thunderbird's Award Recipients
Posted on 03/09/2021
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Sunnyslope High School Honors Vikings at Virtual Event
Posted on 03/04/2021
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Members of GUHSD Honored at The Arizona Council for Exceptional Children’s Annual Conference
Posted on 02/26/2021
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GUHSD Governing Board Highlights Moon Valley 2020-2021 Achievement Above All Receipients
Posted on 02/18/2021
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