530 E Riley Dr
Avondale, AZ 85323
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Agua Fria High School serves 1,687 students in grades 9-12.
Agua Fria High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,687 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Agua Fria High School's student population of 1,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,687 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
103 teachers
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School Rankings

Agua Fria High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Agua Fria High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#872 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
15%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
26%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
67%
46%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
16%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
91%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).

What is the graduation rate of Agua Fria High School?

The graduation rate of Agua Fria High School is 91%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 76%.

How many students attend Agua Fria High School?

1,687 students attend Agua Fria High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

67% of Agua Fria High School students are Hispanic, 16% of students are White, 11% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Agua Fria High School?

Agua Fria High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Agua Fria High School offer ?

Agua Fria High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Agua Fria High School part of?

Agua Fria High School is part of Agua Fria Union High School District.

School Calendar

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No School ~ Spring Break
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
Last day of school year
May 25, 2023 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,687 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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