Helios Education Foundation is dedicated to creating opportunities for individuals in Arizona to succeed in post-secondary education. As a result, Helios develops strategic partnerships to ensure more students are academically prepared at every stage of the education continuum and ultimately, graduate college and career ready.

Ready Now Yuma is one such strategic partnership. Helios Education Foundation and Yuma Union High School District are working to ensure every student in the district is prepared to succeed in college and career. The Ready Now Yuma initiative provides all students with a rigorous, high expectations curriculum as well as works to create a college-going culture throughout the district.


Great things are happening in education in Arizona and we want people to know about them. Countless students, educators, parents and communities are already working to raise the bar. Check out the following examples.

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