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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2020-2021 COVID-19 Information
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2020-2021 COVID-19 Information
Posted on 01/21/2021
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Bell Schedule
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Bell Schedule
Posted on 01/21/2021
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors 2020-2021 Greenway Achievement Above All Recipients
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors 2020-2021 Greenway Achievement Above All Recipients
Posted on 01/21/2021
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Glendale Cardinals
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GUHSD Governing Board Recognizes 2020-2021 Glendale Achievement Above All Recipients
Posted on 01/15/2021
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Save the Date for Virtual Future Freshman Night
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Discover Why GUHSD is the Top-Performing High School District in the Metro-Phoenix Area
Posted on 01/08/2021
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Top Colleges Night
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GUHSD Presents Fifth Annual Pathway to Prestigious Colleges & Universities Night
Posted on 01/08/2021
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Cortez 20-21 AAA
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Cortez Colts Thanked during Virtual Achievement Above All Event
Posted on 11/20/2020
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Honors & AP Night
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GUHSD to Host Virtual Honors and Advanced Placement Academy Night
Posted on 11/12/2020
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AHS AAA 20-21
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors 2020-2021 Apollo Achievement Above All Recipients during Virtual Event
Posted on 11/05/2020
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Back to School Information
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Back to School Information
Posted on 10/27/2020
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Washington 19-20 AAA
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Washington 2019-2020 Achievement Above All Recipients Receive Gratitude at Virtual Celebration
Posted on 10/23/2020
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