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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 and Cognia (previously NCA CASI). 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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Become part of the Glendale Union High School District at our Support Staff Job Fair
Posted on 06/21/2022
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GUHSD Class of 2022 Earns Over $114 Million in Scholarships
Posted on 06/21/2022
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Glendale Union High School District Graduations to Take Place at Grand Canyon University
Posted on 05/20/2022
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Special Programs and District Office Achievement Above All
Posted on 05/19/2022
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GUHSD Governing Board Recognized 25-Year and Retiring Employees at Annual Event
Posted on 05/05/2022
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors Apollo High School Achievement Above All recipients
Posted on 04/21/2022
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Join GUHSD's Free Signature Summer Opportunities for Middle School and Currently-Enrolled Students
Posted on 04/13/2022
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Washington Rams Honored at Governing Board Meeting
Posted on 04/11/2022
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Family Updates
Posted on 03/11/2022
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Thunderbird High School's Achievement Above All Recipients Honored at Governing Board Meeting
Posted on 03/04/2022
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