We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 123 Arizona schools made our rankings. View Rankings
Arizona high school students must earn 22 credits to graduate, including social studies subjects such as economics and Arizona history. Arizona high school students are tested with Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS), which gauges reading, writing, math and science proficiency. For more information, visit the Arizona Department of Education.
Arizona is home to many schools in the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings. Arizona's highest ranked school is BASIS Tucson, located in the BASIS School Inc. District and about a two-hour drive from Arizona's state capital of Phoenix.
Top Ranked AZ Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
3825 EAST 2ND ST, TUCSON, AZ 85716#2
11440 NORTH 136TH ST, SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85259#3
55 NORTH GREENFIELD RD, GILBERT, AZ 85234#4
421 NORTH ARCADIA BLVD, TUCSON, AZ 85711#5
2325 WEST SUNSET RD, TUCSON, AZ 85741#6
3300 WEST SPARROW AVE, FLAGSTAFF, AZ 86004#7
9419 WEST VAN BUREN ST, TOLLESON, AZ 85353#8
4300 EAST SUNRISE DR, TUCSON, AZ 85718#9
6935 EAST GOLD DUST, SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85253#10
3401 NORTH FORT VALLEY RD, FLAGSTAFF, AZ 86001
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AZ by the Numbers
Districts 296 High Schools 514 Full-Time Teachers 13,520 Students Enrolled 336,813
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The Phoenix Union High School District supports 14 high schools that serve 24,651 students.
There are 22 high schools in the Tucson Unified School District, serving 16,010 students.
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