Queen Creek, Arizona

Queen Creek, AZ is #9 on the list Top 100 Best Cities to Work Remote in 2023, #16 on the list Top 100 Best Cities to Work Remote in 2023, #1 on the list Top 100 Best Places to Raise a Family in the West in 2021

Does Queen Creek, Arizona have good schools?

When determining if Queen Creek, 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 Queen CreekScored 54.4Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 54.4 to elementary education in Queen Creek, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.6.9%
Middle schools in Queen CreekScored 51.8Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 51.8 to middle education in Queen Creek, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.15.4%
High schools in Queen CreekScored 50.5Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Queen Creek, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.3.8%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 19.0 winners in Queen Creek, Arizona in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Queen Creek, Arizona

There are 13 public elementary schools in Queen Creek, Arizona. The public elementary schools in Queen Creek are rated 54.4 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 6.9% are enrolled at private schools in Queen Creek.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Queen Creek, Arizona at the elementary level is 64.4%, and proficient in reading & language arts 64.4%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Queen Creek is $46,986 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Queen Creek is 18.0.

Middle Schools in Queen Creek, Arizona

There are 3 public middle schools in Queen Creek, Arizona. The public middle schools in Queen Creek are rated 51.8 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 15.4% are enrolled at private schools in Queen Creek.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Queen Creek, Arizona at the middle schools level is 60.3%, and proficient in reading & language arts 56.3%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Queen Creek is $46,419 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Queen Creek is 20.0.

High Schools in Queen Creek, Arizona

There are 6 high schools in Queen Creek, Arizona. The public high schools in Queen Creek are rated 50.5 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 3.8% are enrolled at private schools in Queen Creek.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Queen Creek, Arizona at the high school level is 65.3%, and proficient in reading & language arts 62.0%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Queen Creek is $31,956 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Queen Creek is 22.0.

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

ProsCons
  • "weather in winter is nice"
  • "Lots of stores and options for farming. Land growth. Rural feel so it’s peaceful while still in the burbs. Helpful neighbors and small town events "
  • "Sunshine"
  • "Montana "
  • "Friendly people "
  • "Quiet"
  • "Beautiful and quiet"
  • "Calm Sunny Good schools Close to an airport Hot "
  • "Near work"
  • "Safe town"
  • "Too many people moving here, go away! Too hot! No nightlife! Crime is very high! Too much traffic! Too many scorpions! Too many people from California! No water or electricity! No roads, just dirt trails! Stay away!!"
  • "to hot in the summer "
  • "Heads up: Poor cell service. Must have wifi. Too many bugs. Have to drive further for nightlife and fun activities "
  • "Heat"
  • "Warm climate "
  • "None"
  • "Far from work"
  • "Theft"
  • "There are no cons"
  • "Calm"
  • "Too hot"