Great Hearts Results

Leading the way in public charter education by setting a new standard for academic achievement

Great Hearts academies surpass the best public and private schools in academic outcomes, students’ moral formation and co-curricular participation. We prepare our graduates for success in the most selective colleges and universities, which is seen in our impressive results.

The class of 2017 by the numbers:

  • 372 graduates
  • $37 million in merit-based scholarships
  • 77% of our grads received some form of merit aid
  • 65% of this year’s graduating class were accepted by “more or most selective” colleges (as ranked by U.S. News & World Report)
  • 9 National Merit Finalists (2.5 times the national average)
  • 31 National Merit Commended Students (nearly five times the national average)
  • 98% of the graduating class will be attending college in the fall

Our academies by the numbers:

  • Six Great Hearts academies were named among the top 20 charter schools in Metro Phoenix by the Phoenix Business Journal: Scottsdale Prep, Archway North Phoenix, Archway Veritas, Archway Chandler, Archway Glendale, Archway Cicero
  • Four Great Hearts academies received top ratings among charter high schools in Niche ranking. Chandler Prep ranked #3, Veritas Prep at #4, Glendale Prep at #5, Arete Prep at #11
  • A Phoenix Business Journal analysis of statewide SAT scores placed five Great Hearts academies within the top 15 public high schools across Arizona. The five Great Hearts schools named include all of those in the charter network that had graduating seniors.