Maricopa High School

Maricopa High School serves 1,689 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Maricopa High School operates within the Maricopa Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1689 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 1,689 students
Maricopa High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Maricopa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Maricopa High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Maricopa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 25:1 23:1
Maricopa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
5%
5%
Maricopa High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Maricopa High School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
37%
44%
Maricopa High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
15%
5%
Maricopa High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
39%
41%
Maricopa High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Maricopa High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Maricopa 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.
0.69 0.42
Maricopa High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
37%
36%
Maricopa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
10%
14%
Maricopa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,860 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,471 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,667 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Maricopa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 5,860 311
Maricopa Unified   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $3 MM
Maricopa Unified   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $56 MM $2 MM
Maricopa Unified   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,471 $9,449
Maricopa Unified   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,667 $8,879
Maricopa 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 Cavit - Maricopa Unified High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maricopa Wells Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maricopa Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaricopaCavit - Maricopa Unified High School
    Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students45012 West Honeycutt Ave
    MaricopaAZ 85293
    (520)568-5100
    09-122
  • MaricopaMaricopa Elementary School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 704 students18150 North Alterra Parkway
    MaricopaAZ 85139
    (520)568-5100
    0PK-6704
  • MaricopaMaricopa Wells Middle School
    Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 465 students45725 West Honeycutt Ave
    MaricopaAZ 85139
    (520)568-5100
    07-8465
  • MaricopaSanta Cruz Elementary School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students19845 North Costa Del Sol
    MaricopaAZ 85238
    (520)568-5100
    0PK-6462
  • MaricopaHolsteiner Agricultural School
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 72 students44400 West Honeycutt Rd
    MaricopaAZ 85138
    (520)568-8620
    0.4KG-672

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