Top 10 Best Yuma Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 56 public schools serving 25,246 students in Yuma, AZ. Yuma has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Yuma, AZ are Gowan Science Academy, Desert View Academy and Alice Byrne Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Yuma, AZ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Yuma have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arizona public schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Best Yuma, AZ Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gowan Science Academy
Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1590 S. Avenue C
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 539-1200
Grades: K-6
| 407 students
Rank: #22.
Desert View Academy
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
2363 South Kennedy Lane
Yuma, AZ 85366
(928) 317-3113
Grades: K-6
| 789 students
Rank: #33.
Alice Byrne Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
811 W. 16th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 782-9585
Grades: PK-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
James D Price School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1010 Barranca Road Yuma Provi
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 329-4279
Grades: PK-5
| 80 students
Rank: #55.
Desert Mesa Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2350 S Avenue 7 1/2 E.
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-5
| 725 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Crane Ilearning Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4250 W 16th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3405
Grades: PK-8
| 7 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Stedy- Arizona Western College
Vocational School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2020 S 8e Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 366-5884
Grades: 10-12
| 4 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Yuma District One Digital Learning Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
450 W. 6th St.
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4300
Grades: K-8
| 5 students
Rank: #99.
Mesquite Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4451 W. 28th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-4100
Grades: K-6
| 592 students
Rank: #1010.
C W Mcgraw Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2345 S Arizona Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-6
| 528 students
Rank: #1111.
Stedy- Central Campus
Vocational School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
291 South Main Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 366-5884
Grades: 10-12
| 2 students
Rank: #1212.
O C Johnson School
Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 W. 12th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 446 students
Rank: #1313.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9943 S. 28th Street
Yuma, AZ 85367
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #1414.
James B Rolle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2711 S. Engler Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-6
| 626 students
Rank: #1515.
Mary A Otondo Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2251 Otondo Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-5
| 758 students
Rank: #1616.
Pueblo Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2803 W 20th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3600
Grades: K-6
| 523 students
Rank: #1717.
Cibola High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4100 W 20th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-5700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,488 students
Rank: #1818.
Palmcroft Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
901 Palmcroft Drive
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-5
| 550 students
Rank: #1919.
Gary A. Knox Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2926 South 21st Drive
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-5500
Grades: PK-6
| 656 students
Rank: #2020.
Gila Ridge High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7150 E. 24th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,863 students
Rank: #2121.
H L Suverkrup Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1590 Ave C
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3500
Grades: PK-6
| 414 students
Rank: #2222.
Ron Watson Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9851 E. 28th St.
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-4352
Grades: 6-8
| 404 students
Rank: #2323.
Salida Del Sol Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
910 S. Ave. C
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-5600
Grades: PK-3
| 441 students
Rank: #2424.
Ronald Reagan Fundamental School
Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3200 W 16th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3700
Grades: PK-6
| 552 students
Rank: #2525.
Centennial Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2650 W. 20th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 669 students
Rank: #2626.
Stedy- Gila Ridge High School Satellite
Vocational School
Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7150 E 24th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-1182
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #2727.
Crane Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4450 West 32nd Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-3200
Grades: 6-8
| 748 students
Rank: #2828.
Roosevelt School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
550 5th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-5
| 265 students
Rank: #2929.
Valley Horizon Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4501 West 20th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-4000
Grades: K-6
| 536 students
Rank: #3030.
Stedy- Cibola High School Satellite
Vocational School
Math: 41% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4100 West 20th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 373-1181
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #3131.
Castle Dome Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2353 S. Otondo Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-4352
Grades: 6-8
| 878 students
Rank: #3232.
Carpe Diem Collegiate High School Dba Carpe Diem E-learning
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3777 W. 22nd Lane
Yuma, AZ 85366
(928) 317-3113
Grades: 6-12
| 201 students
Rank: #3333.
George Washington Carver Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1341 W. 5th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-6
| 426 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Pecan Grove Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 S. 21st Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: PK-6
| 299 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
R Pete Woodard Junior High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2250 8th Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: 6-8
| 672 students
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Yuma, Arizona Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
840 East 22nd St
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 782-9241
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
14900 W Van Buren St.
Yuma, AZ 85364
(602) 708-2334
Grades: K-8
| 291 students
200 W. Court Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 782-9871
Grades: 9-12
| 1 students
400 West 5th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4352
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
35 E. Wilcox Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365
(520) 452-7965
Grades: K-12
| 43 students
2350 Virginia Drive
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 132 students

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