Apollo High School

Apollo High School is a public high school in the Glendale Union High School District serving studen

Operating as usual

10/24/2023

The JV football game that was scheduled for Thursday, October 26th @ Arcadia High School has been canceled.

The JV football game that was scheduled for Thursday, November 2nd vs Ironwood @ Apollo has been canceled.

10/24/2023

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10/24/2023

Apollo and fellow GUHSD LGBTQIA clubs attended Pride this past weekend.

10/23/2023

Missing school means missing time with friends. Don't miss out on the fun, and show up every day!

10/19/2023

Congratulations to the Hawk Stars of the Month for October!

10/18/2023

Tonight's a big night for Homecoming events! Don't miss all the fun this week!

Events:
Wednesday: Parade at 5pm down 47th Ave., Festival from 6-9pm in the parking lot between the gyms and campus ($8 presold, $10 at the gate), Bonfire at 8pm behind the media center
Friday: After School Assembly, Varsity Football at 7pm (fireworks throughout the game, royalty during halftime)
Saturday: Homecoming Dance from 8-11pm ($20 presold, $25 at the door)

*We offer a bundle ticket - $25 gets you into festival AND the dance! This bundle will be offered 10/2-10/18 during both lunches.

10/17/2023

FACT: When you attend school consistently, you build a routine that fosters discipline and time management skills. ⏰ Double-tap and share this post if you understand that regular attendance helps you develop important life skills!

10/16/2023

Support your Apollo Hawks at Chicken N Pickle tomorrow October 17th. 10% of all purchases between 6-8pm will go towards Apollo High School.

10/13/2023

School resumes Oct. 16th. See you then!

10/13/2023

Apollo Student Council Presents Homecoming 2023: A Nightmare on Hawk Street

Sprit Week Days:
Monday: Best Scarers
Seniors: Blue - Sulley
Juniors: Pink - Boo
Sophomores: Green - Mike
Freshmen: Purple - Randal
Staff: Support the best scarer - you choose!
Tuesday: A Witches Spell
Staff: Rise from the Dead (zombies, ghost, skeletons, etc.)
Seniors: Senior Citizens
Juniors: Adults (future attire)
Sophomores: Children (kid's shirts)
Freshmen: Babies (onesies)
Wednesday: Monsters in the Closet - Spooky PJs
Thursday: A Hubie Halloween - Dress like Adam Sandler
Friday: Beetlejuice is Here - Wear black, green, and/or white

Events:
Wednesday: Parade at 5pm down 47th Ave., Festival from 6-9pm in the parking lot between the gyms and campus ($8 presold, $10 at the gate), Bonfire at 8pm behind the media center
Friday: After School Assembly, Varsity Football at 7pm (fireworks throughout the game, royalty during halftime)
Saturday: Homecoming Dance from 8-11pm ($20 presold, $25 at the door)

*We offer a bundle ticket - $25 gets you into festival AND the dance! This bundle will be offered 10/2-10/18 during both lunches.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 10/05/2023

High school memories last a lifetime, like the Senior Sunrise tradition! 🌄 Take a moment to share your most cherished high school memory and tag the friends who were there with you. Let’s celebrate the unforgettable moments!

10/04/2023
10/04/2023

Cross country Hawks ran well at the 2023 Desert Twilight Invitational on Friday, September 29th. The boys' varsity team finished 12th out of 35 teams. Many of the athletes ran personal bests for the 5K race.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 10/03/2023

Last week, seniors and their families met for Senior Night, where they received help starting the FAFSA application and met with college representatives. Missed this opportunity? Visit the College & Career page on the Apollo website for more information and other opportunities to help plan post-secondary paths: https://sites.google.com/guhsdaz.org/apollo-high-school/home

10/02/2023

FACT: Attending school regularly is crucial for academic success! 👨‍🎓📚 Every day counts, so make sure you’re present and engaged in the classroom. Share this post with your friends.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/30/2023

Apollo Key Club met up with Thunderbird High School's Key Club at the Super Phoenix Officer Training Conference. They joined 90 plus other officers in the Valley at the State Farm Compass Center to learn about being an officer, Key Club projects, how to manage stress, fundraise, etc. They were taught by Lt. Governors around the valley including our very own Black Canyon Lt. Governor Asha Obsiye who attends Apollo High School. She was very excited to have three of her clubs make it to the OTC. She is also helping to recharter Independence High School.

09/30/2023

Proud Apollo Hawks sponsor Bobby-Q's is offering 10% off to students and staff with school ID. This offer is valid at any time!

09/29/2023

Detective Brent Durham visited Integrated Science classrooms this week to discuss how he analyzes blood spatter and uses the scientific method to solve homicide cases.

09/28/2023

Congratulations to the Rotary Student of the month Jazmine Garcia Chavarria.

09/28/2023

Tonight's the night! See you there, seniors and your families!

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/28/2023

Apollo Advanced Marketing students enjoyed a business lecture from supervisors at the new Glendale Nestle distribution center. Three professionals gave an industry presentation on production logistics, automation technologies, marketing strategies, and the multitude of career opportunities within the company. Marketing students earn two applicable industry certifications in Warehouse Inventory and Logistics, and Customer Service and Sales.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/27/2023

High school is the perfect time to explore your interests and discover new hobbies, like chess! 🎉 Have you joined any clubs or tried out new activities recently? Share your experiences with your friends and inspire others to join in.

09/27/2023

Apollo's culinary program recently established its first Careers Through Culinary Arts (CCAP) team. These seniors will be competing for cash scholarships, half/full scholarships, and even jobs here in the valley with resorts and independent restaurants. Best of luck to them this year!

09/26/2023

🎓🌟Parents! Have you activated your ParentVUE account? With ParentVUE, you can effortlessly track grades, test results, assignments, and more. Stay on top of your teen’ academic performance and provide the support they need to excel. Visit the ParentVUE link under the “Resources” tab on the school website to get started today. https://www.guhsdaz.org/apollo

09/26/2023

The JV football game that was scheduled for Thursday, September 28th has been cancelled.

The Golf match that was scheduled for Tuesday, October 17th has been canceled.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/26/2023

Hawks came out in droves on Friday to save lives by donating blood, an event ran by STUCO.

09/22/2023

Apollo varsity football is playing a rare Thursday night game tonight, so we will see you at 7:00 p.m. Our football team is still ranked in the top 10 of 5A, and senior running back Adam Mohammed was recognized again, this time as a top five player of the week last week with his performance against West Point. Also, Adam was selected by Team Lifeline to star in a video to make students more aware of how to get mental health help and bring awareness to su***de.

09/21/2023

Congratulations to Apollo's CTE Film and TV program, and teacher John Bee. Last year, 42 students took the required program test, which was the second most tested in the entire state. These students had the highest state average at 90% passing, and all 42 of the students passed the exam.

09/21/2023

The Apollo High School Marching Band presents their 1st Annual Fall Festival this Saturday in the Apollo Football Stadium Parking Lot from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This free event is a rummage sale of various items along with vendors and food trucks. We hope you can stop by to support the Apollo Hawks Marching Band!

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/21/2023

Apollo advanced placement (AP) US Government students recently worked on identifying and labeling sections of the Constitution. AP classes offer rigorous curriculum, college credit, and, for Apollo students, FREE AP tests at the end of the course. For more information about our AP classes, visit the Apollo website to read the story under Headlines & Features: https://www.guhsdaz.org/apollo.

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/20/2023

Apollo's cafeteria is serving delicious, nutritious meals twice a day! Have you filled out the form for free/reduced price meals yet? Do it today! https://linqconnect.com/

09/19/2023

Time to vote again for Adam Mohammed for Player of the Week!

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09/19/2023

Apollo's Back to School Bash is back on! The event includes inflatables, food trucks, a water balloon fight, club booths and more! Tickets are on sale during lunch all week. Entrance fee is $5. Come out Sept. 22 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The community is welcomed!

Photos from Apollo High School's post 09/19/2023

Apollo CTSO Officer Training workshop was held recently in the Big Hawk. DECA Marketing, FBLA Coding, FBLA Business, FCCLA Culinary, Skills USA Graphic Design, Skills USA Film and Video, and HOSA Sports Medicine students gathered for an intensive workshop focused on developing leadership skills, training club officers, inspiring student membership, and cultivating a spirit of excellence at Apollo. Teachers who led the workshop are Jennifer Rice, Rudy Aguilar, Jim Threadgill, Frank Coloma, Justin Watson, John Bee, and Joseph Harvey.

09/18/2023

See you every day this week!

09/15/2023

Apollo Badminton took the time to read to Horizon Elementary students. Our student athletes are amazing, on and off the court!

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Our Story

Apollo High School was established as part of the Glendale Union High School District in 1970. Apollo is part of the College Board’s 2013 National Advanced Placement District of the Year and has been continuously listed on U.S. News & World Report's Best High School Ranking list. The school’s vision is to see all students graduate empowered for a lifetime of success. Along with its educational excellence, Apollo boasts several opportunities for students to be involved in extracurricular activities. Apollo High School is located in Glendale off 47th Avenue and Northern Avenue.

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8045 N. 47th Avenue
Glendale, AZ
85302
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