Yuma Union High School District prides itself on being a place where great minds grow. Established in 1909, the district serves more than 11,000 students across its five comprehensive high schools and one alternative high school. YUHSD provides its students with a rigorous, high expectations program of study within a college-going environment. The district offers a variety of programs to academically challenge students including Cambridge Curriculum, Advanced Placement, Career and Technical Education, and Concurrent Enrollment in college courses. YUHSD strives to ensure every student graduates prepared to succeed in college and career.
Helios Education Foundation is a philanthropic organization dedicated to creating opportunities for individuals in Arizona and Florida to succeed in postsecondary education. Established in 2004, Helios invests its leadership, expertise, and resources to advance the academic preparedness of students across the education continuum, from pre-kindergarten through postsecondary, as well as in fostering a college-going culture for all Arizona and Florida students. Ultimately, Helios strives to increase the number of students earning a postsecondary degree or certificate and graduating prepared to compete in a global economy. To learn more, visit the Helios Education Foundation website.