Verrado High School

Verrado High School serves 1,724 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Verrado High School operates within the Agua Fria Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1724 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,724 students
Verrado High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Verrado High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Verrado High School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Verrado High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 24:1 23:1
Verrado High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Verrado High School Asian Students (2007-2014)
Hispanic
36%
44%
Verrado High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
6%
5%
Verrado High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
53%
41%
Verrado High School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Verrado High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.64
Verrado High School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
18%
36%
Verrado High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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%
14%
Verrado High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Agua Fria Union High School District's student population of 7,244 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,543 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Agua Fria Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 7,244 274
Agua Fria Union High   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 78%
Agua Fria Union High   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2005)
District Total Revenue $69 MM n/a
Agua Fria Union High   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $57 MM n/a
Agua Fria Union High   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,543 n/a
Agua Fria Union High   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,817 n/a
Agua Fria Union High   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is West-mec - Verrado High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Odyssey Institute For Advanced And International S (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Verrado Middle School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BuckeyeWest-mec - Verrado High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    0.1 miles
    20050 West Indian School Rd
    BuckeyeAZ 85396
    (623)873-1860
    0.19-122
  • BuckeyeVerrado Middle School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1016 students
    1 miles
    20880 West Main St
    BuckeyeAZ 85326
    (623)535-6000
    1KG-81016
  • BuckeyeVerrado Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 861 students
    1.1 miles
    20873 West Sunrise Ln
    BuckeyeAZ 85326
    (623)547-1600
    1.1PK-8861
  • Litchfield ParkScott L Libby Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 679 students
    1.9 miles
    18701 West Thomas Rd
    Litchfield ParkAZ 85340
    (623)535-6000
    1.9PK-6679
  • BuckeyeBuhsd Institute Of Online Learning
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    3 miles
    751 North 215th Ave
    BuckeyeAZ 85326
    (623)386-9700
    39-1217

School Reviews

Parent involvement is slim. My daughter's science teacher wears an alcohom monitoring bracelet (e.g. Lindsay Lohan) and has a lengthy criminal record, including two DUI's. There are other teachers with criminal records too. This isn't safe or appropriate.
- Posted by Parent, 12/27/10

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