Deer Valley High School

Deer Valley High School serves 1,867 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Deer Valley High School operates within the Deer Valley Unified School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is equal to the AZ state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 1867 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,867 students
Deer Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Deer Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Deer Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Deer Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 23:1
Deer Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
5%
Deer Valley High School American Indian Students (1993-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Deer Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
21%
44%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
5%
5%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
68%
41%
Deer Valley High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Deer Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Deer Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.42
Deer Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
36%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
14%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,395 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,046 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,757 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Deer Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
1
Number of Students Managed 33,395 311
Deer Valley Unified  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 78%
Deer Valley Unified  School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $292 MM $3 MM
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $317 MM $2 MM
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,046 $9,449
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,757 $8,879
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Deer Valley Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Desert Sky Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canyon Pointe Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GlendaleDeer Valley Academy
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students18424 North 51st Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)467-6874
    09-1224
  • GlendaleWest-mec - Deer Valley High School
    Vocational School
    Grades: 9-1218424 North 51st Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)467-6700
    09-12n/a
  • GlendaleCanyon Pointe Academy
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 389 students4941 West Union Hills Dr
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)896-1166
    0.2KG-6389
  • GlendaleNorth Pointe Preparatory
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 397 students4941 W. Union Hills Dr.
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)896-1166
    0.27-12397
  • GlendaleDesert Sky Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 629 students5130 West Grovers Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (623)445-5000
    0.47-8629

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