Sweetwater Union High School District, SUHI predominantly serves the National City community with an enrollment of 2,422 students. Sweetwater High School was named on Newsweek's list of the top 1,500 public high schools in the United States. SUHI is home to marching and concert bands. The Red Devil Corps is a class 2A marching band that performs in the SCSBOA circuit.
The SUHI Foundation is a 501(c)(3) group that provides scholarships, student financial aid services, and awards students in need. Sweetwater High School has also integrated a career technical education program that includes an award winning respected music education program. A Rotary grant would benefit the marching band with transportation costs to competitions, uniforms, instruments and music education materials.