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For the 2021 school year, there are 80 public schools in Yuma County, AZ, serving 37,677 students. Yuma County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Yuma County, AZ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Yuma County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arizona public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Yuma County, AZ are Gowan Science Academy, Desert View Academy and Amerischools Academy North. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Top Yuma County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Gowan Science Academy Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1590 S. Avenue C
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 539-1200

    Grades: K-6 | 407 students
  • Desert View Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2363 South Kennedy Lane
    Yuma, AZ 85366
    (928) 317-3113

    Grades: K-6 | 789 students
  • Amerischools Academy North Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1220 S 4th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 354-4299

    Grades: K-8 | 209 students
  • Sunrise Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9943 S. 28th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85367
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
  • Alice Byrne Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    811 W. 16th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 782-9585

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Desert Mesa Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2350 S Avenue 7 1/2 E.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
  • Mesquite Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4451 W. 28th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-4100

    Grades: K-6 | 592 students
  • H L Suverkrup Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1590 Ave C
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3500

    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
  • Antelope Union High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9168 South Ave 36 East
    Wellton, AZ 85356
    (928) 785-4041

    Grades: 9-12 | 195 students
  • Auhs Online Acadamy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9168 S. Ave 36e
    Wellton, AZ 85356
    (928) 785-4041

    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
  • 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
  • James B Rolle School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2711 S. Engler Avenue
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 626 students
  • James D Price School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1010 Barranca Road Yuma Provi
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 329-4279

    Grades: PK-5 | 80 students
  • Tierra Del Sol Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1002 South Somerton Ave
    Somerton, AZ 85350
    (928) 341-6000

    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
  • C W Mcgraw Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2345 S Arizona Ave
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 528 students
  • Pueblo Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2803 W 20th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3600

    Grades: K-6 | 523 students
  • O C Johnson School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1201 W. 12th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-7900

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Palmcroft Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    901 Palmcroft Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 550 students
  • Desert Sonora Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    301 N. Carlisle Avenue
    Somerton, AZ 85350
    (928) 341-6000

    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
  • Dateland Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1300 S. Ave. 64e
    Dateland, AZ 85333
    (928) 454-2242

    Grades: PK-8 | 87 students
  • Desert View Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1508 N. 10th Avenue
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540

    Grades: K-6 | 690 students
  • Mary A Otondo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2251 Otondo Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
  • Gary A. Knox Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2926 South 21st Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-5500

    Grades: PK-6 | 656 students
  • Ronald Reagan Fundamental School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3200 W 16th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3700

    Grades: PK-6 | 552 students
  • Mohawk Valley School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5151 S. Avenue 39e
    Roll, AZ 85347
    (928) 785-4942

    Grades: PK-8 | 165 students
  • Ron Watson Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9851 E. 28th St.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: 6-8 | 404 students
  • Crane Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4450 West 32nd Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3200

    Grades: 6-8 | 748 students
  • Orange Grove Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3525 W County 16 1/2 St
    Somerton, AZ 85350
    (928) 341-6000

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Centennial Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2650 W. 20th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3300

    Grades: 6-8 | 669 students
  • Roosevelt School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    550 5th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
  • Carpe Diem Collegiate High School Dba Carpe Diem E-learning Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3777 W. 22nd Lane
    Yuma, AZ 85366
    (928) 317-3113

    Grades: 6-12 | 201 students
  • Amerischools Academy - Yuma Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2098 S. 3rd Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 354-4299

    Grades: K-8 | 162 students
  • Salida Del Sol Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 S. Ave. C
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-5600

    Grades: PK-3 | 441 students
  • Stedy- Antelope High School Satellite Vocational School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9168 South Avenue 36e
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-1182

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Valley Horizon Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4501 West 20th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-4000

    Grades: K-6 | 536 students
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