Top 10 Best Glendale Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 104 public schools serving 60,634 students in Glendale, AZ. Glendale has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Glendale, AZ are Legend Springs Elementary School, Sierra Verde Elementary School and Northwest Campus. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Glendale, AZ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Glendale have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Arizona public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Best Glendale, AZ Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Legend Springs Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
21150 North Arrowhead Loop Roa
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 670 students
Rank: #22.
Sierra Verde Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7241 West Rose Garden Lane
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-8
| 998 students
Rank: #33.
Northwest Campus
Vocational School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5487 N. 99th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85305
(623) 738-0000
Grades: 10-12
| 5 students
Rank: #44.
Stetson Hills Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(5)
25475 N. Stetson Hills Loop
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-8
| 1,062 students
Rank: #55.
West-mec - Mountain Ridge High School
Vocational School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
22800 N. 67th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 376-3000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #66.
Challenge Charter School
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(9)
5801 West Greenbriar Drive
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 938-5411
Grades: K-6
| 502 students
Rank: #77.
Mountain Ridge High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
22800 N 67th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 376-3000
Grades: 7-12
| 2,179 students
Rank: #88.
Copper Creek Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7071 W. Hillcrest Blvd.
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 726 students
Rank: #99.
Legacy Traditional School - Glendale
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13091 North 67th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85306
(623) 219-4300
Grades: K-8
| 1,038 students
Rank: #1010.
Sandra Day O'connor High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
25250 N. 35th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: 7-12
| 2,332 students
Rank: #1111.
Pinnacle Pointe Academy
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6753 West Pinnacle Peak Road
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 537-3535
Grades: K-6
| 126 students
Rank: #1212.
Glendale Union Online
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4530 W Northern Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 435-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: #1313.
Jefferson Preparatory High School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16635 N 51st Ave
Glendale, AZ 85306
(602) 595-2990
Grades: 7-12
| 196 students
Rank: #1414.
Las Brisas Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5805 W. Alameda
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 781 students
Rank: #1515.
Highland Lakes School
Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
19000 N. 63rd Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-8
| 1,104 students
Rank: #1616.
Greenbrier Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6150 W. Greenbriar Dr.
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 421 students
Rank: #1717.
Arrowhead Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
7490 W Union Hills Dr.
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 376-4100
Grades: PK-6
| 578 students
Rank: #1818.
Ironwood High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6051 W. Sweetwater Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85304
(623) 486-6400
Grades: 7-12
| 1,974 students
Rank: #1919.
Desert Sage Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4035 W. Alameda
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 630 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Cactus High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6330 W. Greenway
Glendale, AZ 85306
(623) 412-5000
Grades: 7-12
| 1,194 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
West-mec - Cactus High School
Vocational School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6330 W. Greenway Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85306
(623) 873-1860
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
West-mec - Ironwood High School
Vocational School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6051 W. Sweetwater
Glendale, AZ 85304
(623) 873-1860
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2323.
Copperwood School
Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11232 North 65th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85304
(623) 412-4650
Grades: K-8
| 842 students
Rank: #2424.
West-mec - Sandra Day O'connor High School
Vocational School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
25250 N. 35th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-7100
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2525.
Park Meadows Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
20012 N. 35th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 638 students
Rank: #2626.
West-mec - Apollo High School
Vocational School
Math: 68% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8045 N. 47th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 435-6300
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2727.
Hillcrest Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
22833 N. 71st Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 445-5000
Grades: 7-8
| 946 students
Rank: #2828.
Desert Heights Charter School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5821 West Beverly Lane
Glendale, AZ 85306
(602) 896-2900
Grades: K-4
| 382 students
Rank: #2929.
West-mec - Independence High School
Vocational School
Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6602 N. 75th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85303
(623) 435-6100
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3030.
West-mec - Deer Valley High School
Vocational School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18424 N. 51st Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 467-6700
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3131.
Deer Valley High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18424 N. 51st Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 445-5000
Grades: 7-12
| 1,573 students
Rank: #3232.
American Leadership Academy Anthem South Campus
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4380 N. Hunt Hwy
Glendale, AZ 85312
(480) 344-9800
Grades: K-6
| 369 students
Rank: #3333.
Apollo High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8045 N. 47th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 915-6300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,960 students
Rank: #3434.
Canyon Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5490 W. Paradise Lane
Glendale, AZ 85306
(623) 412-5050
Grades: PK-8
| 363 students
Rank: #3535.
Independence High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6602 N. 75th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85303
(623) 435-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,959 students
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Glendale, Arizona Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4508 W Northern
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 435-6000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
10620 N. 43rd Ave
Glendale, AZ 85304
(602) 978-0011
Grades: K-6
| 32 students
4744 W Grovers
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 439-5026
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
4744 West Grovers Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 439-5026
Grades: K-8
| 176 students
17340 North 63rd Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 236-3381
Grades: K-6
| 21 students
3501 W Westcott
Glendale, AZ 85308
Grades: K
| 20 students
Homebound (Closed 2006)
Alternative School
7301 N 58th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 842-8148
Grades: 1-8
| 4 students
4508 W Northern Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 842-1350
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
13806 North 51st Ave
Glendale, AZ 85306
(602) 564-7300
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4744 West Grovers Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 547-8806
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
4932 W. Myrtle Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 237-4002
Grades: PK-8
| 688 students
5727 W. Happy Valley Road
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 845-4050
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
21000 North 75th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
(480) 461-3200
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
4102 West Union Hills Dr
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 957-9557
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
10260 N. 67th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 572-0080
Grades: K
| 30 students
8632 West Northern Ave
Glendale, AZ 85305
(623) 974-0355
Grades: K-6
| 93 students

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