Evening and Saturday School

  • The Extended Education Program (this includes Evening and Saturday Schools) provides all Tempe Union High School District students the opportunity to take courses beyond the school day to further their course of study and/or recover credits. Delivers the tools and support needed to ensure student achievement through:

    • Self-paced online courses
    • Certified instructors present to give technical assistance
    • On-site counselors to ensure that the student is enrolled in the correct course of study, offer guidance, and to communicate to families
    • Condensed Schedule


    Classes meet at Compadre High School, 500 West Guadalupe Road, Tempe, AZ 85283

    *These courses cannot be taken for NCAA eligibility.


    For more information, make an appointment with a school counselor or visit: www.tempeunion.org/TUHSD-Extended-Edu-Program

MDLP Online Learning

  • Tempe Union High School District brings a higher standard of distance learning education to students and families. The basic core program in grades 9-12 has high-quality, interactive online semester courses taught by certified teachers.


    Our distance learning program provides multimedia-rich curriculum aligning to state and national standards, as well as numerous online tools for both parents and students.


    The Tempe Union High School District offers online courses that can be taken by any high school student, anywhere, at any time from a computer with high-speed Internet access.


    What is the Mesa Distance Learning Program (MDLP)?

    • MDLP courses are available to any TUHSD student.
    • Students may enroll in MDLP courses at any time by meeting with their school counselor.
    • All senior students must complete their course work, including their final exam, by the first week of May.
    • Most MDLP courses meet NCAA Clearinghouse requirements for our student‐athletes. Check specifics with school counselor.


    For more information, make an appointment with a school counselor or visit: www.tempeunion.org/onlinelearning-mdlp

Desert Vista Summer Academies

TUHSD Summer Academies

  • Tempe Union High School District’s Summer Education Academy, aimed at helping students in the District recover and/or gain credits toward graduation while engaging students during the summer months and preparing them for academic excellence during the traditional school year.


    Summer Education Academy is now closed.
    Please check back towards the end of the 2018-2019 school year for 2019 SEA schedule.


    For more information, make an appointment with a school counselor or visit this link: www.tempeunion.org/TUHSDSummerEducationAcademy