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47%
  • Augustus H. Shaw Montessori
  • 2301 North 13th Street, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 281
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
43%
  • Magnet Traditional School
  • 2602 North 23rd Avenue, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
25%
  • Paul Dunbar Lawrence School
  • 707 W. Grant, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 304
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
24%
  • Kenilworth Elementary School
  • 1210 N 5th Ave, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 591
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
22%
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson Elementary School
  • 915 E Palm Lane, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
22%
  • Silvestre S Herrera School
  • 1350 S. 11th Street, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 710
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
21%
  • Garfield School
  • 811 N 13th Street, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 427
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
19%
  • Whittier Elementary School
  • 2000 N. 16th Street, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 505
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
18%
  • Thomas A Edison School
  • 804 N. 18th Street, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 621
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
17%
  • Mary Mcleod Bethune School
  • 1310 S. 15th Ave., Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
16%
  • Capitol Elementary School
  • 330 N. 16th Ave, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 659
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
15%
  • Lowell Elementary School
  • 1121 South 3rd Avenue, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 615
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
14%
  • Maie Bartlett Heard School
  • 2301 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix
  • Phoenix Elementary District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 661
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
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Phoenix school information

IndexPhoenixArizonaNational
Average Test Scores34%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools4341,86379,221
Total private schools7731624,874
Total post-secondary schools421487,963
The Phoenix, AZ educational system consists of 434 public schools, 77 private schools and 42 post-secondary schools. Phoenix public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 4% lower than than the Arizona average and 31% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Phoenix public schools is 19:1, compared to 18:1 in Arizona and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.2% have completed high school, 27.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Phoenix

IndexPhoenixArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade79.7%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.2%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.3%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.4%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.8%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%

Listed above are Phoenix Elementary District, Phoenix schools. To customize your list of Phoenix Elementary District 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 Phoenix Elementary District schools.

Source: The Phoenix, 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.