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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 69 top alternative public schools in Arizona, serving 8,986 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona state average of 61%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the state average of 20:1.

Top Arizona Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Phoenix Adobe Mountain School Alternative School
    2800 W. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (623)582-1180

    Grades: 5-12 | 264 students
  • Tucson Alternative Computerized Education (ace) Charter High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    1929 North Stone Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520)628-8316

    Grades: 9-12 | 132 students
  • Sierra Vista Aoc-cochise County Juvenile Dentention Centre Alternative School
    100 S Colonia De Salud Suite,
    Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
    (520)803-3006

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Florence Aoc-pinal County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    450 W Adamsville Rd
    Florence, AZ 85232
    (520)868-7178

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Nogales Aoc-santa Cruz County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    1260 N. Hohokam
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520)761-7906

    Grades: 3-12 | 2 students
  • Prescott Aoc-yavapai County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    960 Division St
    Prescott, AZ 86301
    (928)771-3156

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Yuma Aoc-yuma County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    2795 S. Avenue B
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928)314-1827

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Globe Aoc_gila County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    1425 South Street
    Globe, AZ 85501
    (928)425-6051

    Grades: 7-12 | 1 students
  • Phoenix Asp - Florence West/a.c.i. Alternative School
    915 E. Diversion Dam Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (520)868-4251

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Phoenix Asp - Marana O.c.t.f./a.c.i. Alternative School
    12610 W. Silverbell Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (520)682-2077

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Phoenix Asp - Phoenix West/a.c.i. Alternative School
    3402 West Cocopah
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (602)352-0350

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Phoenix Aspc - Douglas/a.c.i. Alternative School
    6911 North B.d.i. Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (520)364-7521

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Buckeye Aspc - Lewis Alternative School
    26700 S. Hwy 85
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623)386-6160

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Phoenix Aspc - Safford/ft. Grant/a.c.i. Alternative School
    896 S. Cook Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (928)428-4698

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Florence Aspc-eyman Alternative School
    4374 E. Butte Ave.
    Florence, AZ 85232
    (520)868-0201

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Florence Aspc-florence Alternative School
    1305 E. Butte Ave.
    Florence, AZ 85232
    (520)868-4011

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Goodyear Aspc-perryville Alternative School
    2014 N. Citrus Rd.
    Goodyear, AZ 85338
    (623)853-0304

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Phoenix Aspc-phoenix/globe High School Alternative School
    3701 W. Cambridge Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (602)542-5620

    Grades: 12 | 1 students
  • Tucson Aspc-tucson Alternative School
    10000 S. Wilmot
    Tucson, AZ 85734
    (520)574-0024

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Winslow Aspc-winslow Alternative School
    2100 S. Hwy 87
    Winslow, AZ 86047
    (928)289-9551

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Yuma Aspc-yuma Alternative School
    7125 East Juan Sanchez Blvd.
    Yuma, AZ 85366
    (928)627-8871

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Coolidge Barely Bears Alternative School
    351 N. Arizona Blvd.
    Coolidge, AZ 85228
    (520)723-2434

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Phoenix Black Canyon School Alternative School
    24601 North 29th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (623)780-1303

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Phoenix Bostrom Alternative Center Alternative School
    3535 N. 27th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602)764-1100

    Grades: 9-12 | 256 students
  • Phoenix Calderwood Alternative School Alternative School
    10730 West Campbell Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85037
    (623)772-2215

    Grades: K-8 | n/a students
  • Camp Verde Camp Verde Accommodation School Alternative School
    462 South Main Street
    Camp Verde, AZ 86322
    (928)567-8076

    Grades: 6-12 | 18 students
  • Tucson Canyon Rose Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    2401 S. Wilmot Rd., Unit 192
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520)797-4884

    Grades: 9-12 | 295 students
  • Heber Capps Elementary School Alternative School
    3375 Buckskin Canyon Road
    Heber, AZ 85928
    (928)535-4667

    Grades: 3-6 | 101 students
  • Catalina Catalina Mountain School Alternative School
    14500 North Oracle Rd.
    Catalina, AZ 85738
    (520)818-3484

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Glendale Challenger Middle School Alternative School
    6905 W. Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623)237-4000

    Grades: 4-8 | 660 students
  • Chandler Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman Alternative School
    2600 W. Knox
    Chandler, AZ 85224
    (480)812-7000

    Grades: PK-6 | 705 students
  • Tucson Davis Bilingual Magnet School Alternative School
    500 W. St. Mary's Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    (520)225-6060

    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
  • Tucson Desert Rose Academy Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    326 W. Fort Lowell Rd., Unit 1
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520)696-0819

    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
  • Phoenix Durango Transitional Learning Center Alternative School
    3125 West Durango
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (602)452-4700

    Grades: 3-12 | 82 students
  • Buckeye Eagle Point School Alternative School
    26701 South Hwy 85
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623)386-8000

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
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