How good are the schools in Phoenix, AZ?

Phoenix encompasses 282 public elementary, middle and high schools. Phoenix also has 193 private schools. Forty-one high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Phoenix is also home to 10 colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Phoenix has a lower score than similarly sized metro areas.

All High Schools in Phoenix

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.