Living In Phoenix

Our uniqueness is not found in our physical buildings or the technology available - though our schools boast tools and resources that far exceed state standards. As important as these things are, we know that our distinguishing feature of Cartwright School District is our people.

Join us. Let's elevate our community through empowering potential in every one of our students. How are you going to make your mark at Cartwright School District?

Convenient Location

A great location, coupled with a major airport hub, means that traveling to other popular locations is easy and painless. Perhaps that weekend getaway can become a reality after all!

Affordable Cost of Living

Compared to other US cities our size, we are proud that housing and living costs remain fair. If you choose to work for our District, you may even qualify for relocation assistance.

Explorer's Paradise

With 189 city parks, 33,000 acres of desert preserves, and 200 miles of trails, and the largest municipal park in the nation, your outdoor pursuits are completely covered.

A Haven for Foodies

Phoenix has a thriving food scene, with nationally acclaimed restaurants peppered with gourmet coffee shops and THE best boutique drive-thrus. Bon Appetit!

Cartwright School District is located in the southwest Phoenix suburb of Maryvale

With a true sense of community and an abundance of resources, Maryvale offers high quality of life without the steep price tag.  No matter your interest, you’ll have ample opportunities for recreation, arts and entertainment, and more.