SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
25250 N 35TH AVE
PHOENIX, AZ 85083
Visit this school's website
Phone: 623-445-7100
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Deer Valley Unified District
  • Students/Teacher: 23:1
  • Students/Grade: 637.5
  • Number Students: 2550
  • Number Teachers: 120
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4339
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 400
  • Principal: Dr Bryce Anderson
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (51 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (45 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 9
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-01
    "Sandra Day O'Connor High School is NOT a model of excellence in education by any stretch. I agree with quite a few of the posts and reviews here that the staff and teachers are not student-centered, do a very poor job of including parents and families in educational decisions, and are often a bit rude and condescending. They do not seem to place much value on differentiation in the classroom to meet diverse student needs, and do a very poor job of supporting average or struggling students. This school has been a huge disappointment in terms of preparing students for college and in promoting 21st century skills in students, as well as in cultivating an effective student-centered, differentiated learning environment. Twenty years ago, this type of school was the norm. But in this current time of transformation in education, there are MUCH better options for students."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-30
    "O'Connor is not a very good school. They do not focus on the students. Their staff is rude. There is high turnover of administration. Not a quality educaiton. We are looking for a good charter to move our daughter."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-30
    "SDOHS is overcrowded and the staff does little when issues arise. Students have to eat outside standing due to the overcrowding. High theft cell phones stolen out of P.E. lockers while students are outside participating in class. They don't care if anything is stolen and make little or no effort to recover items stolen. This is been our worst experience with a high school in Arizona. Students get no help from the counselors. Schedules is messed up every year. Staff is lazy and they really need to start firing. Parking is terrible and drop-off is always slow. This school has exceeded their enrollment level for several years. More concerned with sports then with academics. Look for a charter school!!!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-06-10
    "Both of my children attended O'Connor High School. They had some really great teachers in their honors and AP classes. The general education teachers seemed more interested in teaching so that they could coach or advise a club. Sports seems to get more attention than academics by the administration and students. In looking at the other options for high schools in the area (Mt. Ridge, Goldwater or Boulder Creek) Sandra Day is a much better choice. My kids were fairly well prepared for college and would recommend that students try to get into the advanced classes for the best education."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-12-26
    "Very happy with the school. My daughter is in the 9th grade and loves it."
    Page 1 of 9
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    BRENT BALLARD
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    602.­284.3370
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    Isabella Johnson
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Jacqueline Zumach
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Christie Fields
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    MARY SAND
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Maria Fano
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    480.­993.9819
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    Jason LoGiudice
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Kristin Michael
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Christine Hoffmann
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    623.­341.2634
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    LUKE GROSS
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    602.­751.5104
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    Irene Layshock
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Ron Mitchell
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Audrey Wuerch
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Tim Jablonski
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    480.­515.0999
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    James Hurley
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Jan Slater
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Carole Molnar
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Gordon Woodruff
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­603.8481
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Randy Stopher
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Richard Germer
    CENTURY 21 Desert Estates Realty
    623.­385.6244
    4250 West Anthem Way
    Suite 430
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    Don Teehan of Team Teehan
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Kathy Monteiro
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­790.3258
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    Nicole Harraway
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    602.­943.7252
    8936 North Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    Jennifer Beveridge
    CENTURY 21 Arizona Foothills
    480.­704.8000
    3930 East Chandler Boulevard
    Suite 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85048