North Canyon High School

North Canyon High School serves 2,147 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
North Canyon High School operates within the Paradise Valley Unified School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the AZ state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 2147 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,147 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 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 22:1 18:1
American Indian
3%
5%
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
40%
43%
Black
3%
5%
White
47%
42%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
39%
37%
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.
6%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Paradise Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
1
Number of Students Managed 33,512 299
Graduation Rate 79% 74%
District Total Revenue $299 MM $2 MM
District Spending $327 MM $2 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,821 $9,374
District Spending / Student $9,646 $8,323
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 - North Canyon High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Echo Mountain Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Echo Mountain Primary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhoenixWest-mec - North Canyon High School
    Vocational School
    1700 East Union Hills Dr
    PhoenixAZ 85024
    (623)873-1860
    Vocational School

    0 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhoenixEcho Mountain Intermediate School
    1811 East Michigan 3
    PhoenixAZ 85022
    (602)449-5600
    0.3 mi | 423 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • PhoenixEcho Mountain Primary School
    1811 East Michigan Ave 3
    PhoenixAZ 85022
    (602)449-5500
    0.3 mi | 599 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • PhoenixEagle Ridge Elementary School
    19801 North 13th St
    PhoenixAZ 85024
    (602)449-5700
    0.9 mi | 552 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • PhoenixIntelli-school - Paradise Valley High School
    Charter School
    1427 East Bell Rd
    PhoenixAZ 85022
    (602)564-7280
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | 109 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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