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87%
  • Peoria Ecampus
  • P.o. Box 39, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 6
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
74%
  • Challenge Charter School
  • 5801 West Greenbriar Drive, Glendale
  • Challenge School Inc.
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 575
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
70%
  • Hope High School Online
  • 5651 W. Talavi Blvd., Glendale
  • Blueprint Education
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 179
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
66%
  • Legend Springs Elementary
  • 21150 North Arrowhead Loop Roa, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 647
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
66%
  • Cactus High School
  • 6330 W. Greenway, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,283
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
65%
  • Ironwood High School
  • 6051 W. Sweetwater Ave., Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,987
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
64%
  • Raymond S. Kellis
  • 8990 W. Orangewood, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,928
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
63%
  • Sierra Verde Elementary
  • 7241 West Rose Garden Lane, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 966
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
60%
  • Highland Lakes School
  • 19000 N. 63rd Avenue, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 1,082
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
56%
  • Copperwood School
  • 11232 North 65th Ave, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 893
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
55%
  • Pinnacle Pointe Academy
  • 6753 West Pinnacle Peak Road, Glendale
  • Pointe Educational Services
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 314
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
53%
  • Copper Creek Elementary
  • 7071 W. Hillcrest Blvd., Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 716
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
51%
  • Arrowhead Elementary School
  • 7490 W Union Hills Dr., Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 584
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Deer Valley Academy
  • 3050 W. Agua Fria Freeway, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Charter Schools Inc.
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 29
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • West-mec - Copper Canyon High School
  • 5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale
  • West-MEC - Western Maricopa Education Center
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 18
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
48%
  • Hillcrest Middle School
  • 22833 N. 71st Ave., Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 991
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
47%
  • Greenbrier Elementary School
  • 6150 W. Greenbriar Dr., Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 387
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Mountain Ridge High School
  • 22800 N 67th Avenue, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,206
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
43%
  • Desert Valley Elementary School
  • 12901 N. 63rd Ave, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 557
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
42%
  • Marshall Ranch Elementary School
  • 12995 N Marshall Ranch Dr, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 793
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
41%
  • Kachina Elementary School
  • 5304 W. Crocus Drive, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
41%
  • Apollo High School
  • 8045 N. 47th Avenue, Glendale
  • Glendale Union High School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,976
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
40%
  • Desert Heights Charter School
  • 5821 West Beverly Lane, Glendale
  • Desert Heights Charter Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 396
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
37%
  • Desert Palms Elementary School
  • 11441 N. 55th Avenue, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 596
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
36%
  • Pioneer Elementary School
  • 6315 W Port Au Prince, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 400
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
35%
  • Desert Mirage Elementary School
  • 8605 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale
  • Pendergast Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 642
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
35%
  • Heritage School
  • 5312 W Mountain View, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 673
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
34%
  • Foothills Elementary School
  • 15808 N 63rd Ave, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
34%
  • Sunset School
  • 4626 W Mountain View Rd, Glendale
  • Washington Elementary School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 560
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
33%
  • Sunset Ridge Elementary School
  • 8490 W. Missouri Ave., Glendale
  • Pendergast Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 684
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
33%
  • Deer Valley High School
  • 18424 N. 51st Ave., Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,854
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
33%
  • Canyon Elementary School
  • 5490 W. Paradise Lane, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 329
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
33%
  • Sahuaro Ranch Elementary School
  • 10401 N 63rd Ave., Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 597
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
32%
  • Desert Sky Middle School
  • 5130 West Grovers Avenue, Glendale
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 642
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
31%
  • Heritage Elementary School
  • 6805 N. 125th Ave., Glendale
  • Heritage Elementary School
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
29%
  • Independence High School
  • 6602 N. 75th Avenue, Glendale
  • Glendale Union High School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,011
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
28%
  • Glendale High School
  • 6216 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale
  • Glendale Union High School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,719
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
28%
  • Luke Elementary School
  • 7300 N. Dysart Road, Glendale
  • Dysart Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
27%
  • Horizon School
  • 8520 N. 47th Ave, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 863
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
26%
  • Discovery School
  • 7910 W Maryland Ave, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 746
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
25%
  • Carol G. Peck Elementary School
  • 5810 N. 49th Ave., Glendale
  • Alhambra Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 3 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
24%
  • Copper Canyon High School
  • 9126 West Camelback Rd, Glendale
  • Tolleson Union High School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,251
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
23%
  • Coyote Ridge
  • 7677 W. Bethany, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 872
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
22%
  • Glendale Landmark Middle School
  • 5730 West Myrtle Avenue, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 821
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
22%
  • Sunset Vista
  • 7775 W Orangewood Avenue, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 949
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
21%
  • Camelback Academy
  • 7634 West Camelback Road, Glendale
  • Camelback Education Inc
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 529
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
21%
  • Bicentennial North School
  • 7237 W. Missouri Ave, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: 3 - 8 · Students: 831
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
20%
  • Sunflower School
  • 5490 W Paradise Lane, Glendale
  • Peoria Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 47
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
20%
  • Desert Garden Elementary School
  • 7020 W. Ocotillo Road, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 729
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
19%
  • Glendale American School
  • 8530 N 55th Ave, Glendale
  • Glendale Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 791
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
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Glendale school information

IndexGlendaleArizonaNational
Average Test Scores35%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools771,86379,221
Total private schools1331624,874
Total post-secondary schools91487,963
The Glendale, AZ educational system consists of 77 public schools, 13 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools. Glendale public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 1% lower than than the Arizona average and 28% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Glendale public schools is 19:1, compared to 18:1 in Arizona and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.6% have completed high school, 21.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Glendale

IndexGlendaleArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade80.3%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.6%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college55.7%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.9%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.3%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 77 public schools, 13 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools in Glendale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glendale, AZ schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Glendale, AZ, an average of 80.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Glendale schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Glendale, AZ schools.

Source: The Glendale, AZ education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.