Cortez High School
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Cortez High School is located in Phoenix, Arizona at 8828 N 31st Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85051. It is part of the Glendale Union High School District. The mascot is the Colt and the school colors are primarily black and white with red used as an alternate color. It has been continuously listed on U.S. News & World Report's Best High School Ranking list.
|Cortez High School|
8828 N. 31st Ave.
|Type||Public high school|
|School district||Glendale Union High School District|
|Student to teacher ratio||18.59|
|Color(s)||Black, White and Red|
|Mascot||Calvin the Colt|
|Website||Glendale Union High School District|
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Cortez High School participates in 13 different sports as a member of the Arizona Interscholastic Association's 4A Conference.
|Volleyball (girls)||1985, 1986, 1988|
|Soccer (boys)||2010, 2012, 2013|
|Track and Field||None|
|Tennis (girls)||1962, 1963|
- Brian Davis, American football player
- Duffy Dyer, former MLB player (New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates, Montreal Expos, Detroit Tigers)
- Kevin Wickander, former MLB player (Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Milwaukee Brewers, Detroit Tigers)
- Vincent Furnier, better known as Alice Cooper - Rock artist
- Dennis Dunaway and Glen Buxton - formed the band 'The Earwigs' (with Vince Furnier) while at Cortez and were original members of the Alice Cooper band
- Greg Stanton, elected mayor of Phoenix on November 8, 2011
- Dennis Gile, American football player
- Bill Brotherton, former Arizona State Senator
- Paul Penzone, elected sheriff of Maricopa County on January 1, 2017
- "Cortez High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved November 24, 2019.