Glendale, Arizona

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Does Glendale, Arizona have good schools?

When determining if Glendale, Arizona, has good schools, we analyze key factors including math proficiency, reading/language proficiency, students-per-teacher ratio, average teacher salaries, National Blue Ribbon awards, Spelling Bee and STEM/non-STEM national competitions, and more.

SchoolsNational RankingsPrivate School Enrollment
Elementary schools in GlendaleScored 50.0Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 50.0 to elementary education in Glendale, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.7.3%
Middle schools in GlendaleScored 51.1Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 51.1 to middle education in Glendale, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.4.8%
High schools in GlendaleScored 48.8Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Glendale, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.4.8%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 1.0 winners in Glendale, Arizona in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Glendale, Arizona

There are 43 public elementary schools in Glendale, Arizona. The public elementary schools in Glendale are rated 50.0 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 7.3% are enrolled at private schools in Glendale.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Glendale, Arizona at the elementary level is 42.4%, and proficient in reading & language arts 43.1%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Glendale is $44,999 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Glendale is 16.0.

Middle Schools in Glendale, Arizona

There are 4 public middle schools in Glendale, Arizona. The public middle schools in Glendale are rated 51.1 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 4.8% are enrolled at private schools in Glendale.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Glendale, Arizona at the middle schools level is 35.5%, and proficient in reading & language arts 38.2%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Glendale is $50,332 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Glendale is 17.0.

High Schools in Glendale, Arizona

There are 29 high schools in Glendale, Arizona. The public high schools in Glendale are rated 48.8 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 4.8% are enrolled at private schools in Glendale.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Glendale, Arizona at the high school level is 56.0%, and proficient in reading & language arts 45.1%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Glendale is $29,423 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Glendale is 20.0.

Pros and Cons of living in Glendale, Arizona in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "Clean"
  • "Suburban"
  • "Unsafe"
  • "Heat, drought, desert, ugly scenery"