Now offering City View High School, GED classes, and workshops online.



Online & In-Person


Earn Your GED Virtually



Register for online workshops to get the job!


2020 Tax Credit Program

Help support local youth. Donations given by April 15th, 2021 can be deducted from your 2020 tax return!


Arizona Center For Youth Resources

ACYR helps build pathways to success through education, skill building and employment.

For over 40 years, we have been providing Phoenix youth with the resources they need to become successful adults who are both educated and employed. If this outcome interests you, please fill out our interest form today to find out more about our academic, vocational, and employment programs!


ACYR offers an array of high-quality programs designed to ensure success, such as continuing education choices, work-based learning, linkages to employers, and ongoing support.

City View High School

Monday-Thursday Classes

Online Dropout Recovery Classes from City View NOW

Small Class Sizes

Earn credits faster than traditional schools


Safe & Secure Campus

Adult Basic Education 

 Get Your GED

Learn English

Improve Academic Skills

Be Prepared for the Workforce

Morning & Evening Classes

Multiple Locations

Personal Success

Hands On Training

Job Certifications

College & Career Preparation

Paid Internships

Connections to Jobs

Individual Counseling & Guidance

Clinical & Medical Services

In 2010…

Phoenix, Arizona was rated one of the worst cities in the US for youth not in school or employed.

At-risk youth face barriers daily that prevent them from transitioning into well-adjusted young adults. They may face poverty, family instability, a poor school environment, and much more. The longer these youth go without help, the less likely they are to becomes successful adults. So we invite you to join us to change the statistics and futures of at-risk youth in Phoenix! Learn More 


Our commitment to developing the next generation of workers is our top priority. Our focus to ensure our success in serving our community starts with our staff, programs and principles.

Our Staff

  • Dedicated
  • Compassionate
  • Knowledgable
  • Professional

Our Programs

  • Several Options
  • Work-based Learning
  • Leadership Development
  • Job Training

Our Principles

  • Sustained Support
  • Research-Based Curriculum
  • Effective Programs
  • Promoting Success


Every year, ACYR makes a difference in the lives of over 1,500 youth in Phoenix through our programs to earn educational credentials and learn skills to find employment. In 2017, ACYR accomplished the following:

Teens and young adults received a diploma, GED, or a post-secondary credential.


Youth received job opportunities through internships, direct hire or ACYR skill building.


Young adults enrolled in postsecondary education to further their career goals.

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Average Teacher Salary Information

Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2021 $ 46,724
Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2020 $ 42,640
Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2019 $ 38,075
Average salary of all teachers employed in prior year 2018 $ 32,646
Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year 2018 $ 5,429
Percentage increase 16.6%