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.
Summer School Bus Schedules
The 2016 summer school bus schedules are now available. Check them out! Read more >>>
The governing board of the Mingus Union High School District met in executive session on Saturday, May 7 and Tuesday, May 10 to select the finalists from the applicant pool for the position of superintendent. Read more >>>
Seeking Host Families
Are you willing to be host family by sharing your heart and home with a scholarship student sponsored by the State Department? Read more >>>