Peoria Unified School District, located in Peoria and Glendale, serves more than 38,000 students. Comprised of 30 elementary and eight high schools, Peoria Unified School District is recognized as the third-largest school district in Arizona. Students receive a quality education that includes the knowledge, skills and attitudes to become lifelong learners and responsible citizens. The vision of the Peoria Unified School District is “Every student, every day, prepared to meet tomorrow.”
The top-notch faculty and programs and high-caliber schools for K-12 curriculum include individualized attention. Before- and after-school programs, arts education, career and technical education, special education, a gifted program, plus athletics and other extracurricular activities ensure all children reach their learning and achievement potentials. For more information, call 623-486-6000.
A growing force in the Northwest Valley, Arizona State University at the West campus offers a comprehensive scope of higher learning programs and services designed to prepare its students to be valuable resources in this dynamic and ever-changing society. The dedicated faculties within each college and academic program deliver outstanding undergraduate and graduate teaching and research opportunities.
The beautiful campus, which is situated upon 300 acres in the heart of the Northwest Valley, provides an outstanding learning environment to a diverse student body of more than 10,000 students. Further information can be accessed at www.west.asu.edu or 602-543-5500.
Those seeking higher education or career training have many options in the Peoria area. In addition to Arizona State University’s West campus, Glendale Community College and proprietary schools are close by. Undergraduate and graduate degree programs, as well as professional certification courses, are offered at these campuses.