Washington High School

Washington High School serves 1,759 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Washington High School operates within the Glendale Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1759 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,759 students
Washington High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Washington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Washington High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Washington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 23:1 23:1
Washington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
5%
Washington High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Washington High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
61%
44%
Washington High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
11%
5%
Washington High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
20%
41%
Washington High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Washington 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.
0.58 0.42
Washington High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
64%
36%
Washington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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%
Washington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,174 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,341 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,882 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Glendale Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 15,174 311
Glendale Union High   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 78%
Glendale Union High   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2005)
District Total Revenue $140 MM $3 MM
Glendale Union High   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $133 MM $2 MM
Glendale Union High   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,341 $9,449
Glendale Union High   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,882 $8,879
Glendale 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 - Washington High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Asdb/phoenix Day School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maryland Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • PhoenixWest-mec - Washington High School
    Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students2217 West Glendale Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85021
    (623)915-8400
    09-122
  • PhoenixCornerstone Charter School
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 236 students7107 North Black Canyon Hwy
    PhoenixAZ 85021
    (602)595-2198
    0.49-12236
  • PhoenixMaryland Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 906 students6503 North 21st Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85015
    (602)347-2300
    0.4PK-8906
  • PhoenixOrangewood School
    Charter School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 1036 students7337 North 19th Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85021
    (602)347-2900
    0.6KG-81036
  • PhoenixPhoenix Chic - Morton Ave Elementary School
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK1946 West Morton Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85021
    (602)336-6810
    0.7PKn/a

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