Top 10 Best Public Schools in Arizona (2022)

The top ranked public schools in Arizona state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Arizona is 45%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 45%.
The top ranked public schools in Arizona are Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies, University High School and Arizona College Prep Oakland Campus. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Paradise Valley, Vail and Scottsdale.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Arizona (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies
Math: 96% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 96% (Top 1%)
Reading: 98% (Top 1%)
Grades: 4-9
6919 E. Brown Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85207
(480) 308-7400
Rank: #22.
University High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 8-12
421 N. Arcadia Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 225-6060
Rank: #33.
Arizona College Prep Oakland Campus
Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 96% (Top 1%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
191 West Oakland
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 224-3930
Rank: #44.
Knox Gifted Academy
Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-6
700 W Orchid Ln
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 812-7000
Rank: #55.
Arizona College Prep Erie Campus
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 7-12
1150 W. Erie
Chandler, AZ 85224
(480) 883-5270
Rank: #66.
Phoenix Union Bioscience High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
512 East Pierce Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 764-5600
Rank: #77.
University High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
9419 West Van Buren Street
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(623) 478-4380
Rank: #88.
Basis Oro Valley
Charter School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: 5-12
11155 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 308-5220
Rank: #99.
Basis Chandler
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
Grades: 5-12
4825 S. Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 907-6072
Rank: #1010.
Basis Scottsdale
Charter School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
Grades: 4-12
10400 N. 128th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
(480) 451-7500
Rank: #1111.
Franklin Junior High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: 7-9
4949 E. Southern Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 472-2600
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Basis Chandler Primary- South Campus
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
204 W. Chandler Heights Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85248
(520) 219-6000
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Basis Phoenix
Charter School
Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 5-12
11850 N. 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(602) 595-9870
Rank: #1414.
Khalsa Montessori Elementary School - Phoenix
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-6
2536 N. 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 252-3799
Rank: #1515.
Evit - Arizona College Prep Erie Campus
Vocational School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1150 W. Erie St.
Chandler, AZ 85224
(480) 424-8000
Rank: #1616.
Basis Chandler Primary - North Campus
Charter School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-4
1800 E. Chandler Blvd.
Chandler, AZ 85225
(520) 219-6000
Rank: #1717.
Basis Peoria
Charter School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: 5-12
25950 North Lake Pleasant Park
Peoria, AZ 85383
(623) 566-9100
Rank: #1818.
Chandler Traditional Academy - Independence
Math: 88% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-6
1405 W. Lake Dr.
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 224-2700
Rank: #1919.
Tri-city College Prep High School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
5522 Side Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 777-0403
Rank: #2020.
Basis Oro Valley Primary
Charter School
Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-6
11155 N Oracle Rd
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 308-5220
Rank: #2121.
Basis Peoria Primary
Charter School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
25950 North Lake Pleasant Park
Peoria, AZ 85383
(623) 251-1504
Rank: #2222.
Bridges Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-6
5205 S. Soboba St
Gilbert, AZ 85298
(480) 279-7000
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Challenger Basic School
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-6
1315 North Greenfield Road
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 830-1750
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Neely Traditional Academy
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
321 W. Juniper Ave.
Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 497-3300
Rank: #2525.
Gilbert Classical Academy High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: 8-12
55 N. Greenfield Rd.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 497-4024
Rank: #2626.
Kyrene De La Sierra School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
1122 E Liberty Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85048
(480) 541-1000
Rank: #2727.
Basis Tucson North
Charter School
Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 5-12
5740 E. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 207-0076
Rank: #2828.
Basis Ahwatukee
Charter School
Math: 91% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 91% (Top 1%)
Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
Grades: 3-12
10210 S. 50th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(480) 659-2294
Rank: #2929.
Franklin At Brimhall Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
4949 E. Southern Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 472-2600
Rank: #3030.
Alhambra Traditional School
Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
3736 W Osborn Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 484-8816
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Basis Mesa
Charter School
Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 3-12
5010 S. Eastmark Parkway
Mesa, AZ 85212
(602) 239-4807
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Sequoya Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
11808 N. 64th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 484-6100
Rank: #3333.
Basis Scottsdale Primary
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
11735 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(520) 219-6000
Rank: #3434.
Mexicayotl Charter School
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
2059 N. Grand Ave
Nogales, AZ 85621
(520) 287-6790
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Fireside Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
3725 E. Love Cactus Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85050
(602) 449-4700
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