Ajo High School

111 Well Road
Ajo, AZ 85321
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Ajo High School serves 119 students in grades 9-12.
Ajo High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ajo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Ajo High School's student population of 119 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Ajo High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ajo High School is 0.40, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#687 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:119:1
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American Indian
9%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
11%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.65
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAjo Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ajo High School is Gila Bend High School (40.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ajo Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ajo Ajo Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 324 students
    0.0 miles
    111 Well Rd.
    Ajo, AZ 85321
    (520) 387-7601
    0 PK-8 324
  • Dateland Sentinel Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 36 students
    39.3 miles
    53802 Old U.s. Highway
    Dateland, AZ 85333
    (928) 323-3300
    39.3 K-8 36
  • Gila Bend Kiser Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 111 students
    40.0 miles
    38739 W. I-8
    Gila Bend, AZ 85337
    (928) 683-2588
    40 PK-8 111
  • Gila Bend Gila Bend Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 255 students
    40.7 miles
    308 N Martin Ave
    Gila Bend, AZ 85337
    (928) 683-2225
    40.7 PK-6 255
  • Gila Bend Gila Bend High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 178 students
    40.7 miles
    308 N Martin Ave
    Gila Bend, AZ 85337
    (928) 683-2225
    40.7 6-12 178

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