Glendale High School (Glendale, Arizona)

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Glendale High School
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Historic Glendale High School Auditorium
Glendale High School (Glendale, Arizona)
6216 W. Glendale Avenue

Coordinates 33°32′24″N112°11′37″W / 33.539867°N 112.193729°W / 33.539867; -112.193729 Coordinates: 33°32′24″N112°11′37″W / 33.539867°N 112.193729°W / 33.539867; -112.193729
TypePublic high school
MottoMotto: Education, Excellence, Opportunity
School district Glendale Union High School District
PrincipalJustin Tarver
Teaching staff78.80 (FTE) [1]
Enrollment1,709 (2018-19) [1]
Student to teacher ratio21.69 [1]
Color(s)Crimson, white, and gold
Athletics Football, cross country, golf, swimming, badminton, volleyball, Cardinal Spirit Line, basketball, soccer, wrestling, track, baseball, softball, tennis
Mascot Cardinals

Glendale High School is located in Glendale, Arizona, United States, and is part of the Glendale Union High School District. It was founded in 1911 and is the oldest Arizona high school which still remains on its original site, having been established at Glendale and Grand Avenues in the fall of 1912. [2]


The high school's auditorium is listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Arizona.

Feeder patterns

Schools operated by the Glendale Elementary School District feed into Glendale High School.

Elementary schools that feed into Glendale include:

Middle schools include:

K-8 schools include:

Notable alumni

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