Arizona Public Schools

Arizona is the #15 largest school system in the United States, serving 1,096,271 students across 2,314 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 59% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(AZ) School Average
American Indian
5%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
44%
Black
5%
White
41%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
n/a
AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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