Bisbee's student population is under the jurisdiction of Bisbee Unified School District #2, which features small class sizes and top-rated career and athletic programs. Schools within this district include Greenway Elementary School, Lowell Junior High School, Bisbee High School, and Digital Center for Advanced Learning. Bisbee High School was most recently named a Bronze Medal Winner by nationally-renowned publication U.S. News and World Report.
For higher education, students may choose from a number of nearby colleges that are all within commutable distance from Bisbee, including Cochise College, Pima Community College, and the University of Arizona.
Hospitals and Health Care
Residents of Bisbee have four local medical centers and hospital to choose from, with each providing the utmost in general and preventative health care. Copper Queen Community Hospital is located in the city of Bisbee, while Southeast Arizona Medical Center and Sierra Regional Health Center are located in Douglas and Sierra Vista, respectively. Residents may also travel to Benson Hospital, which is about a half-hour drive away from the heart of Bisbee.
Community Attractions and Events
Bisbee has so much to offer its residents and visitors, there's absolutely no way anyone can do everything in one day! From family-friendly activities to a bustling nightlife, tours, shopping, dining, and art galleries galore, there's definitely something for everyone in this wonderful community.
Bisbee's historical roots started out as a silver, copper, and gold mining town in the late 19th century. Turquoise was also found in Bisbee's mines as it was a by-product of copper and was marketed as "Bisbee Blue." The mining industry proved to be quite successful and today, residents and visitors can take a tour of some of the mines and learn more about each of the minerals at Bisbee's Mining & Historical Museum. Other fun tours include the Old Bisbee Ghost Tour, Bisbee Hearse Tours, and historic walking tours. Other areas of interest in Bisbee include the beautiful art deco styled Cochise County Courthouse, Copper Queen Mine, the Lavender Pit, Warren Ballpark, and Thomas Ranch.
Keeping residents' social calendars filled throughout the year are a variety of culturally relevant and family-friendly events, such as the Arvel Bird Concert, Wings Over Wilcox, music festivals and concerts, Chocolate Tasting, chili cook-offs, the Bisbee Blues Fest, Halloween celebrations, the Bisbee Gem & Mineral Show, and garden tours?the list goes on and on.
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