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.
Calling All Student Athletes!
In order to register for a sport, students must complete the concussion course (one-time), submit a current physical after March 1, 2016, and sign up through FamilyID each year. Read more >>>
Site Council Members
Mingus Union High School site council is looking for new members. According to statue, the site council’s purpose is “to ensure that individuals who are affected by the outcome of a decision at the school site share in the decision making process.” Read more >>>
2016-2017 School Year Information
The 2016-2017 school year is fast approaching. Read more >>>
Do you still have textbooks from the 2015-2016 school year? Read more >>>