Camelback High School

Camelback High School serves 1,862 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Camelback High School operates within the Phoenix Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1862 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,862 students
Camelback High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Camelback High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Camelback High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less 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 17:1 18:1
Camelback High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
3%
5%
Camelback High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Camelback High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
77%
43%
Camelback High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
5%
Camelback High School Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
42%
Camelback High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Camelback High School Sch Ethnicity Camelback 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.
0.40 0.42
Camelback High 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.
79%
36%
Camelback High 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.
3%
11%
Camelback High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Phoenix Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 25,896 257
Phoenix Union High   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 74%
Phoenix Union High   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2005)
District Total Revenue $293 MM $2 MM
Phoenix Union High   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $305 MM $2 MM
Phoenix Union High   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,584 $9,374
Phoenix Union High   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,045 $8,323
Phoenix Union High   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 Sonoran Science Academy - Phoenix Metro (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Compass Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Villa Montessori - Phoenix Campus (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Phoenix Villa Montessori - Phoenix Campus
    Charter School
    4535 North 28th St
    Phoenix , AZ 85016
    (602)955-2210
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Phoenix Biltmore Preparatory Academy
    4601 North 34th St
    Phoenix , AZ 85018
    (602)381-6000
    0.7  mi  |  284  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Phoenix Compass Center
    3609 North 27th St
    Phoenix , AZ 85016
    (602)381-4660
    0.9  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Phoenix Madison Camelview Elementary School
    2002 East Campbell
    Phoenix , AZ 85016
    (602)664-7900
    1  mi  |  780  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Phoenix Larry C Kennedy School
    2702 East Osborn
    Phoenix , AZ 85016
    (602)381-6000
    1.1  mi  |  765  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Phoenix, 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 0.39, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Phoenix is Richard E Miller School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.