Link to Marcos de Niza High School
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Link to TUHSD District Office
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Phone: (480) 838-3200    Fax: (480) 730-7663

MdN is an open enrollment school, meaning we will accept students from inside and outside of our school boundaries.

New Student Registration
Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian during enrollment

READ THIS - Letter from the District Office regarding new race and ethnicity designations

The following information must be provided at the time of registration:

Red check markProof of Residence -  One of the following must be submitted:

  • Current Utility Bill (Gas, Electric, Water) Disconnect notices will not be accepted.
  • Title Papers
  • Purchase Contract
  • Lease/Rental Agreement (must be on letterhead of rental company)

Red check markProof of Custody or Guardianship - One of the following must be submitted:

  • Custody Papers
  • Arizona Court Appointed Guardianship Papers
  • Documentation from the Superior court of Arizona showing the pending court date for your Guardianship hearing.  Final papers maust be provided within one week of the hearing date.

Red check markBirth certificate - All students must have Birth Certificate on file.  If the birth is lacking upon day of registration, a copy must be submitted within thirty (30) days.  No student may participate in AIA activities without a birth certificate on record.

Red check markWithdrawal Papers - Students need an official withdrawal document and transfer grades if enrolling during the school year.

Red check markReport Card or Unofficial Transcript - Must be from previous or current semesters.  Students transferring from a school in a foreign country must provide a transcript translated into English.

Arizona State Statutes regarding Immunization must be observed for student enrollment

Red check markImmunization Records - Students must have proof of immunizations for the following before enrolling. (Document signed by physician, physicians' office, health provider, or former school record with signature).

  1. TD or DT - Student must have proof of tetanus shot (TD/DT) within the last 10 years; there must be at least four vaccine dates.
  2. OPV, IPV (Polio) - there must be at least three vaccine dates
  3. MMR - Measles, Mumps, Rubella - One shot for all three vaccines (usually given together, MMR after age one).  The child must be no younger than one year old for the vaccine at the time the MMR was given for it to be effective.  A second MMR booster is recommended but not required for enrollment.

Without these items, your registration could be delayed. If you need to receive records from another school, please arrange to have them faxed to our Registration Office before you come to register.

ATTENTION:  Any student enrolling that has been out of school ten (10) or more consecutive days will enter on a "no credit" status (student will receive no credit for the semester).

A Note to Parents/Guardians from the Attendance /Registration Office regarding...Phone and or Address Changes

Parents and legal guardians-please inform the front office as soon as possible if:

  • You have any changes in your work/home phone number
  • You have a change of address

We must  have current phone numbers in the event we need to contact you for any reason.

When notifying us of a change of address, please provide the front office with a copy of a current utility bill (SRP, SW gas or City of Tempe) showing that your residence is within the MdN attendance area. If you have moved outside of the MdN attendance area, an Open Enrollment Application Form must be submitted.

Important:  ALL classes/courses taken outside a student’s regular schedule, MUST have prior approval. ALL students wishing to take a class off campus must visit their guidance counselor and pick up an Alternative Credit Form, have it signed and approved. Failure to do this will result in the denial of outside credit placed on transcripts.

Marcos de Niza Statistics

*School Accreditation: AdvancED / NCA
*NCLB Highly Qualified Teachers: 100%
*Enrollment: 1763
*Gifted Students: 85
*College Bound Graduates: 94%
*1 National Merit
*12 AP Courses & Exams
*18 Honors Classes
*25 Dual Enrollment courses through Rio Salado Community College
*AA & AGEC-A Degrees
*Competitive Athletics
*Stellar Fine Arts & Elective Programs
*Academic Decathlon Program
*Arizona State University WP Carey School of Business Partnership
*We the People Program



Important Contacts

Main Office: 480-838-3200
Attendance: 480-730-7659
Activities Office: 480-730-7656
Athletics Office: 480-730-7655
Guidance Office: 480-730-7630
School Nurse: 480-730-7645
Bookstore: 480-730-7640
SPED Department: 480-730-7636

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Marcos de Niza High School ● 6000 S. Lakeshore Dr. ● Tempe, AZ 85283 ● (480) 838-3200