Top 10 Best Arizona Charter Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 581 charter public schools serving 229,601 students in Arizona.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Arizona are Basis Chandler, Basis Phoenix and Basis Oro Valley. 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 40% (versus the Arizona public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Best Charter Public Schools in Arizona (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Basis Chandler
Charter School
(Math: 91% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4825 S Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 907-6072
Grades: 5-12
| 1,154 students
Rank: #22.
Basis Phoenix
Charter School
(Math: 90% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11850 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(602) 595-9870
Grades: 5-12
| 730 students
Rank: #33.
Basis Oro Valley
Charter School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11155 N Oracle Rd
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 308-5220
Grades: 5-12
| 575 students
Rank: #44.
Basis Scottsdale
Charter School
(Math: 90% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10400 N 128th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
(480) 451-7500
Grades: 4-12
| 1,057 students
Rank: #55.
Basis Scottsdale Primary - West Campus
Charter School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7496 E Tierra Buena Ln
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 900-1858
Grades: K-4
| 420 students
Rank: #66.
Basis Chandler Primary - North Campus
Charter School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1800 E Chandler Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 798-6447
Grades: K-4
| 629 students
Rank: #77.
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Chandler
Charter School
(Math: 87% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1951 N Alma School Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(480) 855-6474
Grades: K-12
| 529 students
Rank: #88.
Basis Scottsdale Primary - East Campus
Charter School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7214 E Jenan Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 900-1858
Grades: K-4
| 564 students
Rank: #99.
Basis Oro Valley Primary
Charter School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11155 N Oracle Rd
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 812-5900
Grades: K-6
| 665 students
Rank: #1010.
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Lincoln
Charter School
(Math: 86% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2250 S Gilbert Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(480) 424-1798
Grades: K-5
| 704 students
Rank: #1111.
Basis Chandler Primary- South Campus
Charter School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
204 W. Chandler Heights Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 494-2200
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
Rank: #1212.
Basis Peoria Primary
Charter School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25950 N Lake Pleasant Pkwy
Peoria, AZ 85383
(623) 251-1504
Grades: K-4
| 662 students
Rank: #1313.
Basis Peoria
Charter School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25950 N Lake Pleasant Pkwy
Peoria, AZ 85383
(623) 566-9100
Grades: 5-12
| 943 students
Rank: #1414.
Basis Ahwatukee
Charter School
(Math: 85% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10210 S 50th Pl
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(480) 659-2294
Grades: 4-12
| 720 students
Rank: #1515.
Challenger Basic School
Charter School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1315 N Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 830-1750
Grades: K-6
| 345 students
Rank: #1616.
Basis Tucson Primary
Charter School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3825 E 2nd St
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 326-6367
Grades: K-12
| 789 students
Rank: #1717.
Basis Phoenix Primary
Charter School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11850 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(602) 598-0330
Grades: K-5
| 754 students
Rank: #1818.
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale
Charter School
(Math: 86% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
23276 N 83rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(623) 866-4710
Grades: K-5
| 558 students
Rank: #1919.
Aaec - Paradise Valley
Charter School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3775 E Union Hills Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85050
(602) 569-1101
Grades: 9-12
| 322 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Bright Beginnings School #1
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 N Andersen Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85224
(480) 821-1404
Grades: K-6
| 283 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Candeo Peoria
Charter School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9965 W Calle Lejos
Peoria, AZ 85383
(623) 979-6500
Grades: K-8
| 572 students
Rank: #2222.
Basis Prescott
Charter School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1901 Prescott Lakes Pkwy
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 277-0334
Grades: K-12
| 619 students
Rank: #2323.
Reid Traditional Schools' Valley Academy
Charter School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1520 W Rose Garden Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(623) 516-7747
Grades: K-8
| 685 students
Rank: #2424.
Basis Mesa
Charter School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5010 S Eastmark Pkwy
Mesa, AZ 85212
(602) 239-4807
Grades: K-12
| 808 students
Rank: #2525.
Masada Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
365 West Cannon Avenue
Colorado City, AZ 86021
(928) 875-2525
Grades: K-9
| 500 students
Rank: #2626.
Basis Tucson North
Charter School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5740 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 207-0076
Grades: 5-12
| 863 students
Rank: #2727.
Self Development Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1709 N Greenfield Rd
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 641-2640
Grades: K-8
| 422 students
Rank: #2828.
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale
Charter School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
16648 N 94th St
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(480) 776-0413
Grades: K-5
| 1,076 students
Rank: #2929.
Adams Traditional Academy
Charter School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2323 W Parkside Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(602) 938-5517
Grades: K-8
| 529 students
Rank: #3030.
Basis Flagstaff
Charter School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1700 N Gemini Dr
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 774-5502
Grades: K-12
| 785 students
Rank: #3131.
Great Hearts Academies - Anthem Prep
Charter School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
39808 N Gavilan Peak Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(623) 465-4776
Grades: K-12
| 783 students
Rank: #3232.
Haven Montessori Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
621 W Clay Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 522-0985
Grades: K-6
| 73 students
Rank: #3333.
Benchmark School
Charter School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4120 E Acoma Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 765-3582
Grades: K-6
| 419 students
Rank: #3434.
American Leadership Mesa K-6
Charter School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4507 S Mountain Rd
Chandler, AZ 85286
(480) 420-2110
Grades: K-6
| 441 students
Rank: #35 - 3735. - 37.
Arizona Language Preparatory
Charter School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4645 E Marilyn Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85063
(602) 996-1595
Grades: K-6
| 73 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked charter public schools in Arizona?
The top ranked charter public schools in Arizona include Basis Chandler, Basis Phoenix and Basis Oro Valley.
How many charter public schools are located in Arizona?
581 charter public schools are located in Arizona.
What is the racial composition of students in Arizona?
Arizona charter public schools minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public schools average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

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