Top 10 Best Tempe Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 61 public schools serving 30,989 students in Tempe, AZ (there are 15 private schools, serving 1,976 private students). 94% of all K-12 students in Tempe, AZ are educated in public schools compared to the AZ state average of 94%. Tempe has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Tempe, AZ are Corona Del Sol High School, Tempe Preparatory Academy and Kyrene Del Norte School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tempe, AZ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Tempe have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Arizona public schools.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Best Tempe, AZ Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Corona Del Sol High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1001 E Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 752-8888
Grades: 9-12
| 2,617 students
Rank: #22.
Tempe Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1251 E Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 839-3402
Grades: 6-12
| 434 students
Rank: #33.
Kyrene Del Norte School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1331 E Redfield Rd
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 541-4800
Grades: PK-5
| 436 students
Rank: #44.
Ward Traditional Academy
Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1965 E Hermosa Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 491-8871
Grades: K-8
| 401 students
Rank: #55.
C I Waggoner School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1050 E Carver Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 541-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #66.
Center For Educational Excellence
Charter School
Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1700 E Elliot Rd Ste 9
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 632-1940
Grades: K-8
| 275 students
Rank: #77.
Asu Preparatory Academy Digital
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1130 E University Dr Ste 230
Tempe, AZ 85287
(844) 692-3372
Grades: K-12
| 4,111 students
Rank: #88.
Fuller Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1975 E Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-6228
Grades: K-5
| 567 students
Rank: #99.
Evit - Corona Del Sol High School
Vocational School
Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 E Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #1010.
Broadmor Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
311 E Aepli Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-6599
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #1111.
Kyrene De La Mariposa School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 E Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 541-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 456 students
Rank: #1212.
Kyrene De Las Manitas School
Math: 56% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1201 W Courtney Ln
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 541-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #1313.
Hudson Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1325 E Malibu Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 897-6608
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #1414.
James Madison Preparatory School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5815 S. Mcclintock
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 345-2306
Grades: 6-12
| 194 students
Rank: #1515.
New School For The Arts
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1216 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 252-5414
Grades: 9-12
| 164 students
Rank: #1616.
Mcclintock High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1830 E Del Rio Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 839-4222
Grades: 9-12
| 1,691 students
Rank: #1717.
Rover Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 E Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-7122
Grades: PK-8
| 421 students
Rank: #1818.
The French American Academy Of Arizona
Charter School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2222 S Price Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 334-9608
Grades: K-5
| 46 students
Rank: #1919.
Meyer Montessori
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2615 S Dorsey Ln
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 584-6339
Grades: PK-6
| 106 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Ombudsman - Charter Northeast
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1290 N. Scottsdale Road Ste 13
Tempe, AZ 85281
(602) 485-9872
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Valley Preparatory Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2150 Southern Avenue Ste 713
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 621-5382
Grades: 9-12
| 25 students
Rank: #2222.
Evit - Mcclintock High School
Vocational School
Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1830 E Del Rio Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2323.
Mckemy Academy Of International? Studies
Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2250 S College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 459-5048
Grades: 6-8
| 327 students
Rank: #2424.
New School For The Arts Middle School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1216 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 481-9235
Grades: 6-8
| 81 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Evit - Marcos De Niza High School
Vocational School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6000 S Lakeshore Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Marcos De Niza High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6000 S Lakeshore Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 838-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,205 students
Rank: #2727.
Arredondo Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1330 E Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 897-2744
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #2828.
Scales Technology Academy
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 W 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 929-9909
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2929.
Tempe High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1730 S Mill Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 967-1661
Grades: 9-12
| 1,497 students
Rank: #3030.
Carminati School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4001 S Mcallister Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 784-4484
Grades: PK-5
| 373 students
Rank: #3131.
Curry Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1974 E Meadow Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-8336
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #3232.
Kyrene De Los Ninos School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1330 E Dava Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 541-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #3333.
Connolly Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2002 E Concorda Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-8933
Grades: 6-8
| 1,088 students
Rank: #3434.
Kyrene Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1050 E Carver Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 541-6600
Grades: 6-8
| 789 students
Rank: #3535.
Wood School
Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
727 W Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 838-0711
Grades: PK-5
| 460 students
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Tempe, Arizona Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
40 East Hildago Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85287
(602) 492-1722
Grades: K-4
| 83 students
500 W Guadalupe Rd
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 752-3560
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2720 South Dorsey Ln
Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 275-3400
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
2020 East Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 730-7102
Grades: K-5
| 280 students
2150 East Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 413-0829
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
1815 East Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 439-5026
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2150 E Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 621-3365
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
4525 S College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 730-7102
Grades: K-9
| n/a students
7541 South Willow Drive
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 233-3622
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
9225 S Avenida Del Yaqui
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 820-3757
Grades: 9-12
| 46 students
1538 East Southern Ave., A-g
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 355-1640
Grades: K-8
| 264 students
2228 South Country Club Way
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 730-7102
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5040 South Price Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 953-2933
Grades: 7-12
| 45 students
2250 South College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 730-7102
Grades: 6-8
| 780 students
2615 South Dorsey Ln
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 730-7102
Grades: K-5
| 367 students
5040 South Price Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 953-2933
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
2224 W Southern Avenue Suite 1
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 755-8222
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
1251 E. Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
Grades: 7-8
| 150 students
4700 South Mcclintock Drive
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 755-8222
Grades: 9-12
| 173 students
4700 South Mcclintock Drive
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 755-8222
Grades: 9-12
| 208 students
1290 N. Scottsdale Rd. 117
Tempe, AZ 85281
(602) 258-6797
Grades: 7-12
| 1 students
9225 S. Avenida Del Yaqui
Tempe, AZ 85283
Grades: 6-8
| 4 students
1251 E. Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 839-3402
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students

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