COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
In response to Governor Ducey’s Executive Order 2020-51 on July 23 and to prioritize the safety of our students, staff, and community, Dysart has extended the remote learning period through the end of the first quarter. In person learning is scheduled to resume on Monday, October 19. Learn More
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The Dysart Unified School District is an exciting, vibrant, and growing community of nearly 24,000 pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students in the Northwest Phoenix Metropolitan area. The district encompasses 140 square miles, serving parts of El Mirage, Glendale, Surprise, Youngtown, and Maricopa County. The district is home to 20 K-8 schools, four comprehensive high schools, a preschool, and one alternative program.
Ensuring students are equipped with the skills necessary to meet the challenges and opportunities in a 21st Century society are at the heart of the mission and vision. Dysart schools offers one of the largest selections of academic pathways in the state, allowing students a personalized learning experience while meeting Arizona Academic Standards. Opportunities include full day kindergarten, Career and Technical Education, Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, signature programs, and gifted and special education programs.
Dysart Unified School District Rankings
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iSchool opened in 2012 in the Dysart School District, providing innovative, engaging, and flexible online learning opportunities. Since then, it has grown to more than 5,000 students enrolled in a course each semester, with students taking classes to get ahead, catch up, or add flexibility to their schedule. Additionally, more than 60 students are enrolled full time in iSchool.