Tolleson Union High School

Tolleson Union High School serves 1,755 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Tolleson Union High School operates within the Tolleson Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1755 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,755 students
Tolleson Union High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Tolleson Union High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tolleson Union High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 21:1 18:1
Tolleson Union High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
5%
Tolleson Union High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Tolleson Union High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
79%
43%
Tolleson Union High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
12%
5%
Tolleson Union High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
6%
42%
Tolleson Union High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tolleson Union 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.
0.36 0.42
Tolleson Union High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
60%
37%
Tolleson Union High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
9%
10%
Tolleson Union High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,067 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,305 is less than the state average of $9,374. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,020 is higher than the state average of $8,323. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Tolleson Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 10,067 299
Tolleson Union High   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 74%
Tolleson Union High   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $2 MM
Tolleson Union High   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $91 MM $2 MM
Tolleson Union High   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,305 $9,374
Tolleson Union High   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,020 $8,323
Tolleson Union High   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 University High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raul H. Castro Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Porfirio H. Gonzales Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TollesonUniversity High School
    9419 West Van Buren St
    TollesonAZ 85353
    (623)478-4380
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 460 students                      
  • TollesonSierra Linda High School
    9801 West Van Buren St
    TollesonAZ 85353
    (623)478-4000
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1651 students                      
  • TollesonTolleson #206 High School
    9801 West Van Buren St
    TollesonAZ 85353
    (623)478-4000
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • TollesonPorfirio H. Gonzales Elementary School
    9401 West Garfield St
    TollesonAZ 85353
    (623)936-9740
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 796 students                      
  • TollesonArizona Desert Elementary School
    8803 West Van Buren St
    TollesonAZ 85353
    (623)936-9740
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 400 students                      

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