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For the 2021 school year, there are 547 charter public schools serving 188,839 students in Arizona.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Arizona are Basis Oro Valley, Basis Chandler and Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arizona charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Arizona Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Basis Oro Valley Charter School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11155 N. Oracle Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85737
    (520) 308-5220

    Grades: 5-12 | 552 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Basis Chandler Charter School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4825 S. Arizona Ave
    Chandler, AZ 85248
    (480) 907-6072

    Grades: 5-12 | 951 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    7496 East Tierra Buena Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045

    Grades: K-12 | 399 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Basis Scottsdale Charter School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10400 N. 128th St
    Scottsdale, AZ 85259
    (480) 451-7500

    Grades: 4-12 | 1,148 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Basis Peoria Charter School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    25950 North Lake Pleasant Park
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623) 566-9100

    Grades: 5-12 | 831 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Basis Chandler Primary- South Campus Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    204 W. Chandler Heights Rd.
    Chandler, AZ 85248
    (520) 219-6000

    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Basis Scottsdale Primary Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11735 N. Scottsdale Rd.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (520) 219-6000

    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Basis Phoenix Charter School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11850 N. 32nd St
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602) 595-9870

    Grades: 5-12 | 787 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Basis Oro Valley Primary Charter School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11155 N Oracle Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85737
    (520) 308-5220

    Grades: K-6 | 731 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Basis Peoria Primary Charter School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    25950 North Lake Pleasant Park
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623) 251-1504

    Grades: K-4 | 627 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Basis Mesa Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5010 S. Eastmark Parkway
    Mesa, AZ 85212
    (602) 239-4807

    Grades: 3-12 | 622 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Basis Ahwatukee Charter School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10210 S. 50th Place
    Phoenix, AZ 85044
    (480) 659-2294

    Grades: 3-12 | 769 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Basis Tucson North Charter School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5740 E. River Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85750
    (520) 207-0076

    Grades: 5-12 | 960 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Candeo Peoria Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9965 W. Calle Lejos
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623) 979-6500

    Grades: K-8 | 536 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Tri-city College Prep High School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5522 Side Road
    Prescott, AZ 86301
    (928) 777-0403

    Grades: 9-12 | 221 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Basis Chandler Primary - North Campus Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1800 E. Chandler Blvd.
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (520) 219-6000

    Grades: K-4 | 577 students
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Bright Beginnings School #1 Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    400 N. Andersen Blvd.
    Chandler, AZ 85224
    (480) 821-1404

    Grades: K-6 | 246 students
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Challenger Basic School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1315 North Greenfield Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 830-1750

    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Great Hearts Academies - Archway Chandler Charter School
    Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1951 North Alma School Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (480) 855-6474

    Grades: K-12 | 532 students
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Khalsa Montessori Elementary School - Phoenix Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2536 N. 3rd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85004
    (602) 252-3799

    Grades: K-6 | 149 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Self Development Charter School Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1709 N Greenfield
    Mesa, AZ 85205
    (480) 641-2640

    Grades: K-8 | 461 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Basis Flagstaff Charter School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1700 N. Gemini Drive
    Flagstaff, AZ 86001
    (928) 774-5502

    Grades: 3-12 | 631 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Aaec - Paradise Valley Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17811 North 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 243-8004

    Grades: 9-12 | 313 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Arizona Agribusiness & Equine Center - Estrella Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3400 Dysart Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85007
    (623) 535-0754

    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
  • Rank: #23-2523.- 25.
    Scottsdale Country Day School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10460 N 56th St
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
    (480) 452-5777

    Grades: K-7 | 168 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Adams Traditional Academy Charter School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2323 W. Parkside Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (602) 938-5517

    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Montessori Education Centre Charter School - Mesa Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2834 East Southern Avenue
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 926-8375

    Grades: K-7 | 251 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Great Hearts Academies - Archway Arete Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4525 E. Baseline Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045

    Grades: K-5 | 534 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Basis Prescott Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1901 Prescott Lakes Pkwy
    Prescott, AZ 86301
    (480) 270-2616

    Grades: K-12 | 756 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Benchmark School Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4120 E. Acoma Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 765-3582

    Grades: K-6 | 405 students
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Basis Tucson Primary Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3825 E. 2nd St
    Tucson, AZ 85716
    (520) 326-6367

    Grades: K-12 | 773 students
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    23276 N. 83rd Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045

    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Great Hearts Academies - Archway Lincoln Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2250 S. Gilbert Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (602) 438-7045

    Grades: K-5 | 673 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Legacy Traditional School - Peoria Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7877 W Hillcrest Blvd
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623) 299-9825

    Grades: K-6 | 361 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Asu Preparatory Academy-polytechnic High School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7350 E. Innovation Way South
    Mesa, AZ 85212
    (480) 727-5769

    Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
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