There are 30 school districts in Phoenix consisting of 325 public schools, as well as more than 200 charter and private schools. The largest network of schools is the Paradise Valley Unified District. The University of Phoenix offers classes online and on campus, as well as five- to six-week courses, to fit the busy schedules of adult students and professionals who want to increase their potential.
Paradise Valley Unified District
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In 2017, U.S. News & World Report ranked the Mayo Clinic number one overall among hospitals throughout the United States, as well as first in six different specialties – more than any other hospital. St. Luke’s Behavioral Health Center is a 124-bed facility offering inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care to patients of all ages.
St. Luke’s Behavioral Health Center
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Phoenix Real Estate
The median home value in Phoenix is $191,000, only about $5,000 more expensive than the United States average. The housing vacancy rate is about 13 percent, and the majority of homes are within the $200,000 to $300,000 range. The typical monthly rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is about $950, even less expensive than the national average.
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Hotel San Carlos is an historic downtown boutique hotel originally established in 1928. Each of its 128 rooms are decorated individually and outfitted with a high-quality mattress, upscale toiletries, and free HBO channels. Other amenities include the Bonjour Vietnam! restaurant serving French-Vietnamese cuisine, a rooftop pool, and a barber shop. Maricopa Manor is a beautiful, hacienda-styled bed and breakfast with an outdoor pool, year-round hot tub, free breakfast delivered in a basket, and special rates for events.
Hotel San Carlos
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Comedor Guadalajara, a family-owned and operated restaurant in South Central Phoenix, has been serving up authentic Mexican cuisine for over 40 years. The restaurant is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays but is otherwise open from 8 a.m. for breakfast and closes at 8 at night (9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays). Durant’s local history is even longer at over 65 years. This fine dining restaurant offers an enormous wine list to accompany its decadent seafood and steak dinners.
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