Heritage Middle School

1076 North Rd 1 West,

Chino Valley, AZ, 86323-0225

Tel: (928)636-2458
Grades: 5-8

567 students

Heritage Middle School serves 567 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Heritage Middle School operates within the Chino Valley Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 567 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Heritage Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Heritage Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.85. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Heritage Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
5%
Heritage Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Heritage Middle School Asian (1992-2006)
Hispanic
26%
43%
Heritage Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Heritage Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
70%
42%
Heritage Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage Middle School Sch Ethnicity Heritage Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.85
Heritage Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
42%
36%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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%
11%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,340 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
School District Name Chino Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 2,340 274
Chino Valley Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $20 MM n/a
Chino Valley Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM n/a
Chino Valley Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,309 $0
Chino Valley Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,447 $0
Chino Valley Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mijted - Chino Valley High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Granite Mountain Middle School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Del Rio Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chino Valley Del Rio Elementary School
    1036 North Rd 1 West
    Chino Valley , AZ , 86323
    (928)636-2458
    0.1  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Chino Valley Territorial Elementary School
    1088 Mahan Ln
    Chino Valley , AZ , 86323
    (928)636-2458
    1.2  mi  |  414  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Chino Valley Cougar Lane Preschool
    650 East Center St
    Chino Valley , AZ , 86323
    (928)636-2458
    1.4  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Chino Valley Mijted - Chino Valley High School
    Vocational School
    650 East Center St
    Chino Valley , AZ , 86323
    (928)771-0791
    Vocational School
    1.4  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chino Valley Chino Valley High School
    760 East Center St
    Chino Valley , AZ , 86323
    (928)636-2458
    1.4  mi  |  762  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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