Deer Valley High School

Deer Valley High School serves 1,902 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Deer Valley High School operates within the Deer Valley Unified School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is higher than the AZ state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1902 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,902 students
Deer Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Deer Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Deer Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 20:1 18:1
Deer Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
5%
Deer Valley High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Deer Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
21%
43%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
4%
5%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
69%
42%
Deer Valley High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Deer Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Deer Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.48 0.42
Deer Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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
37%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,992 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,790 is less than the state average of $9,374. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,198 is less than the state average of $8,323. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Deer Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
1
Number of Students Managed 33,992 299
Deer Valley Unified  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 76% 74%
Deer Valley Unified  School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $287 MM $2 MM
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $2 MM
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,790 $9,374
Deer Valley Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,198 $8,323
Deer Valley Unified  School District 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 Deer Valley Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Desert Sky Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canyon Pointe Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GlendaleDeer Valley Academy
    Charter School
    18424 North 51st Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)467-6874
    Charter School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 24 students                      
  • GlendaleWest-mec - Deer Valley High School
    Vocational School
    18424 North 51st Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)467-6700
    Vocational School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • GlendaleCanyon Pointe Academy
    Charter School
    4941 West Union Hills Dr
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)896-1166
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 406 students                      
  • GlendaleNorth Pointe Preparatory
    Charter School
    4941 W. Union Hills Dr.
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (602)896-1166
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 397 students                      
  • GlendaleDesert Sky Middle School
    5130 West Grovers Ave
    GlendaleAZ 85308
    (623)445-5000
    0.4 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 690 students                      

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