Spanning much of the Northwest Valley, the Peoria Unified School District is located in Glendale, Peoria, Surprise and Youngtown, Ariz. The district has a rich tradition of excellence, serving the community since 1889. 

Peoria Unified is one of the largest unified school districts in Arizona and prides itself on excelling schools, award-winning teachers, high AIMS test scores, career and technical education programs, specialized Signature Programs and championship athletic programs.

The district serves more than 37,000 students in 34 elementary schools, seven high schools and one non-traditional high school. In addition, Peoria Unified is proud to be the first district in the state to receive the prestigious AdvancED Accreditation. 

The Vision of the Peoria Unified School District is:

"Every Student, Every Day, Prepared to Shape Tomorrow."

The Mission is:

"Empowering students to fulfill their potential."

Proud & Safe
Safe School Line 623-486-6199

In order to maintain the safest learning environment, Peoria Unified offers a 24-hour Safe School Line for students, parents and community members to anonymously report threats or suspicious activity. Any messages will be retrieved during the district's regular business hours and reported to the appropriate school principal.

Safe School Routes

To ensure the safety of our students who walk to school, the cities of Peoria and Glendale have provided the district with walking route maps for each elementary school.  Click here for the Safe School Routes




Contact Us

District Administration

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
May 27 - July 18

6330 W. Thunderbird Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85306

Safe School Line



The Peoria Unified School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations.  Likewise, the Career and Technical Education department of the Peoria Unified School District does not discriminate in enrollment or access to any of the CTE programs available within the district.  The lack of English language skills shall not be a barrier to admission or participation in the district’s activities and programs.  The Peoria Unified School District also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.
This notice is provided as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinator:  PUSD Section 504 and Title IX Coordinator, 6330 West Thunderbird Road, Glendale, Arizona, 85306.  Telephone:  623-486-6098

Notificación Pύblica Annual de No Discriminación
El Distrito Escolar Unificado Peoria no discrimina raza, color, nacionalidad, género, edad, o incapacidad en la admisión a sus programas, servicios, o actividades, en acceso a ellas, en el trato a individuos, o en ningún aspecto de sus operaciones. Igualmente, el departamento de Educación Técnica y Profesional del Distrito Escolar Unificado Peoria  no discrimina en la inscripción  o al acceso a cualquiera de los programas que el departamento de Educación Técnica y Profesional ofrece. La falta de habilidades en el idioma inglés no será una barrera en la admisión o participación en las actividades y  programas del distrito.  El Distrito Escolar Unificado Peoria tampoco discrimina en su contratación o prácticas de empleados.

Esta noticia es provista y requerida por el Título VI del Acto de Derechos Civiles de 1964, Sección 504 del Acto de Rehabilitación de 1973, Título IX de la Enmienda Educativa de 1972, en el Acto de Era de Discriminación de 1975, y el Acto de los Estadounidenses con Habilidades Diferenciadas de 1990.  Preguntas, quejas, o para más información con respecto a estas leyes se pueden dirigir al coordinador asignado para su cumplimiento: PUSD Section 504 and Title IX Coordinator, 6330 West Thunderbird Road, Glendale, Arizona, 85306.  Teléfono: 623-486-6098