Pima High School

Pima High School serves 205 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Pima High School operates within the Pima Unified School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the AZ state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 205 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 205 students
Pima High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Pima High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pima High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Pima High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Pima High School Asian (1988-1998)
Hispanic
31%
43%
Pima High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Pima High School Black (1988-2008)
White
64%
42%
Pima High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pima High School Sch Ethnicity Pima 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.
0.50 0.64
Pima 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.
42%
36%
Pima High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
14%
11%
Pima High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 712 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 73% over five years.
School District Name Pima Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
1
Number of Students Managed 712 285
Graduation Rate 100% 74%
Pima Unified  School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $2 MM
Pima Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $2 MM
Pima Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,107 $9,374
Pima Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,842 $8,323
Pima 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 Dan Hinton Accommodation School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pima Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pima Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pima Pima Elementary School
    131 South Main St
    Pima , AZ , 85543
    (928)485-0529
    0  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Pima Pima Junior High School
    192 East 200 South
    Pima , AZ , 85543
    (928)387-8100
    0.2  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Pima Dan Hinton Accommodation School
    Special Education School
    146 East 4th St
    Pima , AZ , 85543
    (928)485-2759
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Pima Discovery Plus Academy
    Charter School
    852 West 250 North
    Pima , AZ , 85543
    (928)485-2498
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  116  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Thatcher Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Jack Daley Primary School
    3615 Second St
    Thatcher , AZ , 85552
    (928)348-7201
    4.9  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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