Deer Valley High School

Deer Valley High School serves 1,858 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% 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 1858 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,858 students
Deer Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Deer Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Deer Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 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 20:1 18:1
Deer Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
5%
Deer Valley High School American Indian (1993-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
Deer Valley High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
20%
43%
Deer Valley High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Deer Valley High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
42%
Deer Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Deer Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Deer Valley 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
Deer Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
16%
36%
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.
6%
11%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,639 students has grown by 4004% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Deer Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
1
Number of Students Managed 34,639 285
Deer Valley Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $2 MM
Deer Valley Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $340,295 $9,374
Deer Valley Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $358,142 $8,323
Deer Valley 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 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 Students Grades
  • Glendale Deer Valley Academy
    Charter School
    18424 North 51st Ave
    Glendale , AZ , 85308
    (602)467-6874
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Glendale West-mec - Deer Valley High School
    Vocational School
    18424 North 51st Ave
    Glendale , AZ , 85308
    (602)467-6700
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Glendale Canyon Pointe Academy
    Charter School
    4941 West Union Hills Dr
    Glendale , AZ , 85308
    (602)896-1166
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Glendale North Pointe Preparatory
    Charter School
    4941 W. Union Hills Dr.
    Glendale , AZ , 85308
    (602)896-1166
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Glendale Desert Sky Middle School
    5130 West Grovers Ave
    Glendale , AZ , 85308
    (623)445-5000
    0.4  mi  |  740  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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