A+ School of Excellence 2011, 2015

    2011 Gold Medal Winner, "Beat the Odds" school partnership

    An IB World School since 1999



    2820 W Rose Garden Lane Phoenix, Az 85027



    Main: 623-445-3000
    Fax: 623-445-3080
    Counseling: 623-445-3016
    Nurse:  623-445-3010


    The mission of Barry Goldwater High School is to educate all students. Staff, family, and community will empower all students to achieve personal, social, and academic essential skills. We, the Goldwater High School Community, accept this responsibility.


    Exit Outcomes

    Critical Thinking:  Students will exhibit critical thinking through problem solving and reasoning.

    Life Skills:  Students will be able to foster personal development to achieve independence in authentic situations.

    Communication:  Students will demonstrate the ability to express complex concepts in multiple mediums with clarity and precision.

    Habits of Mind:  Students will display strong character, civility and responsibility, with community/world involvement.


    To be the global role model for academic excellence and innovation

    We are committed to creating meaningful relationships and a community of kindness. Teaching and learning are standards based, rigorous and relevant. Students will interact globally to gain diverse perspectives. We will demonstrate transfer of learning to new situations and disciplines. We will discover and cultivate intellectual traditions.



    Barry Goldwater High School’s mantra represents our ideals and beliefs in creating meaningful relationships and a community of kindness. From teachers to front office personnel, from administrators to maintenance staff, we are dedicated to making our students feel as if they belong to a greater community. We believe that parents are partners with teachers and other staff in the success of their children. We also believe that parent involvement and empowerment are essential at all levels throughout a student’s high school career.




    Non-discrimination Notice

    The Deer Valley Unified School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. For any inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies contact the Superintendent's Department, 20402 N. 15th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85027. 623.445.5000.
    This notice is provided as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age of Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

    No discriminación Aviso

    El Deer Valley Unified School District no discriminar por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, discapacidad o edad en sus programas y actividades. Para cualquier consulta sobre política antidiscriminatoria póngase en contacto con el Departamento del Superintendente, 20402 N. 15th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85027. 623-445-5000.

    Este anuncio se proporcionan como requieren el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Sección 504 del Acta de Rehabilitación de 1973, el Título IX de las Enmiendas de Educación de 1972, la Ley contra la Discriminación por Edad de 1975, y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades de 1990.

    E-mail Warning
    E-mail as well as certain other documents in the district's possession may be considered public record under state law. Electronic messages sent to or from the superintendent, Governing Board members, district administrators or any Deer Valley employee are generally considered a public record and are released upon appropriate request pursuant to the Arizona Public Records Law.