Education

Wickenburg Unified School District Number 9 serves a student population of over fifteen hundred through Hassayampa Elementary School, Vulture Peak Middle School, Festival Foothills Elementary, the Wickenburg Digital Learning Program and Wickenburg High School. The small town atmosphere at the schools provides a safe setting for education.

Our High School


The award-winning high school is pioneering the use of online textbooks and is a recognized leader in digital learning. Wickenburg High School participates in the Move On When Ready program that allows student to advance in their educational career based on demonstrated learning instead of seat time.  High School students are able to receive a Grand Canyon Diploma after only two years of high school when they meet a minimum college readiness standard.  The school also provides after-school and summer school tutoring to ensure student success. Business, Engineering, Construction and Culinary Arts are just some of the career and technical education offerings on campus, as well as those offered through the regional WESTMEC education center.

Digital Learning Program


The Wickenburg Digital Learning Program offers an online school for students in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade.

Private Schools


Private schooling is available at the Wickenburg Christian Academy and the Gospel Outreach Christian School.

Higher Ed


Our high school graduates can continue their education at 1 of the several colleges and universities nearby, including Arizona State University; Grand Canyon University; Prescott College; Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; Devry University; and 3 community colleges, Glendale, Yavapai, and Estrella Mountain.

Graduation Class 2016