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For the 2021 school year, there are 104 public schools serving 61,448 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, Stetson Hills Elementary School and Sierra Verde Elementary School. 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 43% (versus the 44% 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 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Glendale, AZ Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Legend Springs Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    21150 North Arrowhead Loop Roa
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 670 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stetson Hills Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    25475 N. Stetson Hills Loop
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,062 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Sierra Verde Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7241 West Rose Garden Lane
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-8 | 998 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Copper Creek Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7071 W. Hillcrest Blvd.
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 726 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Legacy Traditional School - Glendale Charter School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13091 North 67th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623) 219-4300

    Grades: K-8 | 1,038 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Challenge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5801 West Greenbriar Drive
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (602) 938-5411

    Grades: K-6 | 502 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Highland Lakes School Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19000 N. 63rd Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,104 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Mountain Ridge High School Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    22800 N 67th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 376-3000

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,179 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Sandra Day O'connor High School Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25250 N. 35th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,332 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Las Brisas Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5805 W. Alameda
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 781 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Greenbrier Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6150 W. Greenbriar Dr.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 421 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Pinnacle Pointe Academy Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6753 West Pinnacle Peak Road
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 537-3535

    Grades: K-6 | 126 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    West-mec - Apollo High School Vocational School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8045 N. 47th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (623) 435-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #1414.
    West-mec - Mountain Ridge High School Vocational School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    22800 N. 67th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 376-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Jefferson Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16635 N 51st Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (602) 595-2990

    Grades: 7-12 | 196 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Copperwood School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11232 North 65th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 412-4650

    Grades: K-8 | 842 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Desert Sage Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4035 W. Alameda
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 630 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hillcrest Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    22833 N. 71st Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: 7-8 | 946 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Apollo High School Math: 64% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8045 N. 47th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (623) 915-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,960 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    West-mec - Sandra Day O'connor High School Vocational School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    25250 N. 35th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 445-7100

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Arrowhead Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7490 W Union Hills Dr.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 376-4100

    Grades: PK-6 | 578 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Ironwood High School Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6051 W. Sweetwater Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 486-6400

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,974 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    West-mec - Independence High School Vocational School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6602 N. 75th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 435-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Park Meadows Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    20012 N. 35th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    West-mec - Cactus High School Vocational School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6330 W. Greenway Rd.
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623) 873-1860

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Cactus High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6330 W. Greenway
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623) 412-5000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,194 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    West-mec - Ironwood High School Vocational School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6051 W. Sweetwater
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 873-1860

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #2828.
    American Leadership Academy Anthem South Campus Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4380 N. Hunt Hwy
    Glendale, AZ 85312
    (480) 344-9800

    Grades: K-6 | 369 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Deer Valley High School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    18424 N. 51st Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,573 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Glendale Union Online Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4530 W Northern Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (623) 435-7300

    Grades: 9-12 | 43 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Independence High School Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6602 N. 75th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 435-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,959 student
  • Rank: #3232.
    Heritage Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6805 N. 125th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85307
    (623) 742-3956

    Grades: K-8 | 834 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Bellair Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4701 W. Grovers Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 445-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 464 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    E-institute At Buckeye Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6213 S. Miller Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (602) 621-4398

    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    E-institute At Grovers Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4744 W. Grovers Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (602) 621-4398

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
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