Top 10 Best Arizona Special Education Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 special education public schools serving 1,067 students in Arizona.
The top ranked special education public schools in Arizona are Dan Hinton Accommodation School, Eastern Highlands Region (ehr) and Southwest Region. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arizona special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 14% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Arizona Special Education Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Dan Hinton Accommodation School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    146 E 4th Street
    Pima, AZ 85543
    (928) 485-2759

    Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Eastern Highlands Region (ehr) Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1607 Navajo Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3600

    Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Southwest Region Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1047 S 4th Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3600

    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
  • Rank: #44.
    White Tanks Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18825 W. Thomas Rd.
    Litchfield Park, AZ 85340
    (623) 535-6000

    Grades: K-8 | 29 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Asdb/tucson Blind School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 W. Speedway
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 770-3731

    Grades: PK-12 | 40 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Rillito Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    266 E Pastime Road
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-5000

    Grades: PK-12 | 76 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Desert Valleys Region Special Education School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8055 N 24th Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3600

    Grades: PK-12 | 151 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Deaf School Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1460 S. Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4001

    Grades: K-12 | 58 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Asdb/tucson Deaf School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 W. Speedway
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3688

    Grades: PK-12 | 71 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Asdb/phoenix Day School Special Education School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1935 W Hayward Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602) 771-5300

    Grades: PK-12 | 264 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Amy L. Houston Academy Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7139 S 10th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85042
    (602) 232-4230

    Grades: PK-8 | 98 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Discovery Gardens Preschool Special Education School
    551 First Street
    Prescott, AZ 86301
    (928) 717-3272

    Grades: PK | 79 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Fbc-preschool Special Education School
    1235 E. Harmont Dr.
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3828

    Grades: PK | 11 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Navajo County Instruction For Success (ncis) Special Education School
    294 West Carlos
    Holbrook, AZ 86025
    (928) 524-1821

    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Nueva Vista School / Arizona State Hospital Special Education School
    2500 E. Van Buren St., G 1181
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 220-6124

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Phoenix Chic - Morton Ave Special Education School
    1946 W Morton Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602) 771-5300

    Grades: PK | 22 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Tucson Chic Preschool Special Education School
    1200 W. Speedway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3828

    Grades: PK | 9 students
  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Tucson Vip Special Education School
    1200 W. Speedway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85754
    (520) 770-3828

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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