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 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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Family Updates
Posted on 01/21/2022
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Join us for the annual GUHSD Teacher Job Fair event
Posted on 01/18/2022
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GUHSD Presents Sixth Annual Pathway to Prestigious Colleges & Universities Night
Posted on 12/01/2021
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Apply Now!
Posted on 11/24/2021
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors Glendale High School Achievement Above All Recipients
Posted on 11/23/2021
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Excellence: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow 2021 Community Newsletter
Posted on 11/06/2021
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GUHSD Governing Board Honors Greenway High School Achievement Above All recipients
Posted on 11/05/2021
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Learn why GUHSD is one of the top-performing high school districts in the Metro-Phoenix Area.
Posted on 10/22/2021
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Cortez High School's Achievement Above All Recipients Honored at Governing Board Meeting
Posted on 10/22/2021
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Four GUHSD Students Earn National Merit Semifinalist Standing
Posted on 10/07/2021
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Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief
Posted on 09/24/2021
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