Verrado High School

Verrado High School serves 1,530 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Verrado High School operates within the Agua Fria Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1530 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,530 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Verrado High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade Verrado High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 18:1
Verrado High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
American Indian
1%
5%
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
37%
43%
Black
5%
5%
White
51%
42%
All Ethnic Groups Verrado High School Sch Ethnicity Verrado High 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.
0.60 0.42
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.
n/a
36%
Verrado High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
n/a
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,808 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Agua Fria Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 6,808 257
Graduation Rate n/a 74%
Agua Fria Union High   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2005)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $2 MM
Agua Fria Union High   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $2 MM
Agua Fria Union High   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,819 $9,374
Agua Fria Union High   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,757 $8,323
Agua Fria Union High   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West-mec - Verrado High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aspc-perryville (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Verrado Middle School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BuckeyeWest-mec - Verrado High School
    Vocational School
    20050 West Indian School Rd
    BuckeyeAZ 85396
    (623)873-1860
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BuckeyeVerrado Middle School
    20880 West Main St
    BuckeyeAZ 85326
    (623)535-6000
    1 mi | 945 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • BuckeyeVerrado Elementary School
    20873 West Sunrise Ln
    BuckeyeAZ 85326
    (623)547-1600
    1.1 mi | 724 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Litchfield ParkScott L Libby Elementary School
    18701 West Thomas Rd
    Litchfield ParkAZ 85340
    (623)535-6000
    1.9 mi | 569 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • GoodyearThe Odyssey Preparatory Academy Goodyear
    Charter School
    17532 West Harrison St
    GoodyearAZ 85338
    (623)327-3111
    Charter School

    4.7 mi | 631 students | Gr. KG-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 27, 2010 - Parent involvement is slim. My daughter's science teacher wears an alcohom monitoring bracelet (e.g. Lindsay Lohan) and has a lengthy criminal record, including two DUI's. There are other teachers with criminal records too. This isn't safe or appropriate. - Posted by Parent

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Buckeye, AZ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Buckeye is Youngker High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.