Top 10 Best 85303 Arizona Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 8,493 students in 85303, Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in 85303, Arizona are West-mec - Independence High School, Independence High School and Coyote Ridge. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 85303 have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in 85303, Arizona have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arizona public schools.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top 85303, AZ Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    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: #33.
    Coyote Ridge Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7677 W. Bethany
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000

    Grades: PK-8 | 752 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Desert Spirit Math: 41% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7355 W. Orangewood
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000

    Grades: PK-8 | 878 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bicentennial South School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7240 W Colter St
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4012

    Grades: PK-3 | 555 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Discovery School Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7910 W Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000

    Grades: K-8 | 704 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Sunset Vista Math: 41% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7775 W Orangewood Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000

    Grades: PK-8 | 888 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Desert Garden Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7020 W. Ocotillo Road
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-5401

    Grades: PK-6 | 704 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Camelback Academy Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7634 West Camelback Road
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 247-2204

    Grades: K-8 | 543 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Challenger Middle School Alternative School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6905 W. Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4000

    Grades: 4-8 | 721 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Bicentennial North School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7237 W. Missouri Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 237-4009

    Grades: PK-8 | 789 students
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