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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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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GUHSD 2019 Community Newsletter Cover
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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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GUHSD Governing Board Recognizes 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program Semifinalists
Posted on 09/19/2019
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GFOA Achievement Plaque
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GUHSD Qualifies for Certificate of Achievement in Finance from GFOA
Posted on 08/29/2019
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Student Scholarships
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GUHSD Students Earn More Than $85 Million in Scholarships
Posted on 08/26/2019
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Apollo Club Rush
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GUHSD Student Participation in Extracurricular Activities Exceeds National Rate
Posted on 08/16/2019
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Students Volunteering
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GUHSD Students Complete Over 95,000 Volunteer Hours
Posted on 08/13/2019
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Open House
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GUHSD Students, Families Invited to Attend Open House
Posted on 08/09/2019
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