Raymond S. Kellis High School

Raymond S. Kellis High School serves 1,833 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Raymond S. Kellis High School operates within the Peoria Unified School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the AZ state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 1833 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,833 students
Raymond S. Kellis High School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Raymond S. Kellis High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Raymond S. Kellis High School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Raymond S. Kellis High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 23:1 23:1
Raymond S. Kellis High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
48%
44%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
8%
5%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
38%
41%
Raymond S. Kellis High School White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Raymond S. Kellis 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.
0.62 0.42
Raymond S. Kellis High School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
38%
36%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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.
9%
14%
Raymond S. Kellis High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,587 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,505 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,231 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Peoria Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
1
Number of Students Managed 36,587 311
Peoria Unified   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 78%
Peoria Unified   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $281 MM $3 MM
Peoria Unified   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $309 MM $2 MM
Peoria Unified   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,505 $9,449
Peoria Unified   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,231 $8,879
Peoria 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 West-mec - Raymond S. Kellis High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Challenger Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C. Doby Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GlendaleWest-mec - Raymond S. Kellis High School
    Vocational School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 3 students8990 West Orangewood
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (623)873-1860
    0.27-123
  • PeoriaC. Doby Elementary School
    Charter School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 151 students8632 West Northern Ave
    PeoriaAZ 85345
    (623)776-2069
    0.6KG-8151
  • PeoriaOasis High School
    Charter School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 52 students8632 West Northern Ave
    PeoriaAZ 85345
    (623)776-2069
    0.69-1252
  • PeoriaCotton Boll School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 925 students8540 West Butler Dr
    PeoriaAZ 85345
    (623)412-4700
    1.1PK-8925
  • PeoriaSun Valley Elementary School
    Alternative School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 929 students8361 North 95th Ave
    PeoriaAZ 85345
    (623)412-4825
    1.1PK-8929

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