Maricopa High School

Maricopa High School serves 75 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Maricopa High School operates within the Maricopa Unified School District.
Maricopa Unified School District's 28% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 75 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 75 students
Maricopa High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Maricopa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Maricopa High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Maricopa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same 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 (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 25:1
Maricopa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Maricopa High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
35%
53%
Maricopa High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
25%
Maricopa High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
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
Maricopa High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
73%
49%
Maricopa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
8%
9%
Maricopa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Maricopa Unified School District's student population of 2,455 students has grown by 219% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 28% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $5,148 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $4,609 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Maricopa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,455 1,757
Maricopa Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 28% 83%
Maricopa Unified School District Graduation Rate (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $17 MM
Maricopa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $4 MM $18 MM
Maricopa Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $5,148 $10,238
Maricopa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $4,609 $10,739
Maricopa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Taft Union High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maricopa 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
  • MaricopaMaricopa Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 183 students
    0 miles
    955 Stanislaus St
    MaricopaCA 93252
    (661)769-8231
    0KG-5183
  • MaricopaMaricopa Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 81 students
    0 miles
    955 Stanislaus St
    MaricopaCA 93252
    (661)769-8231
    06-881
  • TaftConley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 236 students
    6.1 miles
    623 Rose Ave
    TaftCA 93268
    (661)765-4117
    6.1KG-3236
  • TaftTaft Primary
    Grades: KG-3 | 232 students
    6.5 miles
    212 Lucard St
    TaftCA 93268
    (661)765-4151
    6.5KG-3232
  • TaftParkview Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 302 students
    6.9 miles
    520 A St
    TaftCA 93268
    (661)763-4164
    6.9KG-3302

School Reviews

5.0  2/28/2012
I live in jacksonville fl now . I graduated from maricopa in1972. School is still the same size. I wish you could see the yearbooks online
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