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School leader:  Dr. Mike Andersen
2820 W Rose Garden Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85027

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(623) 445-5000
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"We are best known for IB program, Senior Institute."


  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender


  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band, Orchestra...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Cheerleading, Cross country...
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60 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · August 14, 2015
Fothills used to be a good school but ended the new principal used to look the us a hispanics parents like criminals he has attitude have much bullyng from teacher to student, M. coffey has bullyng to students and distric, knows but dont do... more

Develops honesty: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · May 22, 2015
I disagree because they can't have their own opinion or come to talk to a teacher for advice or for an alternative.

Submitted by a parent · February 23, 2015
Not impressed at all. My daughter has 41 students in one of her classes and even the teacher said it's horrible. They say thier goal is to decrease D's and F's, but they have done NOTHING to show they care about grades. Impossible to get an... more

Submitted by a parent · November 02, 2014
My son started attending Barry Goldwater High School in 2014. We have been impressed with the leadership of the school, and the teachers we have met, involving the classes he is taking. The teachers are well qualified, motivating, and sincerely... more

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We are a comprehensive high school offering a variety of elective options. We are also the DVUSD culinary arts signature program. Our culinary graduates go directly into the food industry or on to elite culinary schools. BGHS is focused on 21st century exit outcomes that are measured by the Senior Institute capstone project. BGHS is the only DVUSD high school that has defined exit outcomes of: Communication, Critical Thinking, Habits of Mind, Life Skills. Cutting edge innovation that successfully serves each student ensures a significant edge in post secondary opportunities.

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Barry Goldwater High School
2820 W Rose Garden Lane, Phoenix, AZ  85027
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 60 reviews. (623) 445-5000
Last modified Barry Goldwater High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.