Welcome to the Internet home of Mingus Union High School District, home of the Marauders! Mingus Union High School is located in Cottonwood, Arizona, near the foot of Mingus Mountain. Our district serves the students in the Verde Valley and area elementary schools of Cottonwood/Oak Creek S.D., Beaver Creek Elementary, and Clarkdale/Jerome S.D.
Mingus Union High School is a comprehensive high school with a variety of offerings, successful extra- and co-curricular activities, a very strong Career and Technical Education program, and green facilities. Mingus established dual credit and AP courses so that students could earn up to two years of college credit while attending Mingus. U.S. News and World Report ranked Mingus in the top 27% of all high schools in the nation, and Mingus has received the Arizona Education Foundation A+ School of Excellence award. In addition, Mingus hosts the Mingus Academy and the Mingus Online Academy to provide alternative educational opportunities for every student.
Friday October 7 is the last day of the first quarter, and our fall break is October 10 - 14. Read more >>>
Picture Retake Day
Picture retakes will be October 4 in room 141 during lunch. Read more >>>
Ice Cream Social & Dessert Auction
Please plan to join us for our annual Mingus Union FFA Ice Cream Social and Dessert Auction! Read more >>>