Alhambra High School

3839 West Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Alhambra High School serves 2,687 students in grades 9-12.
Alhambra High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Alhambra High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Alhambra High School's student population of 2,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 144 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,687 students
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Total Classroom Teachers144 teachers
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School Rankings

Alhambra High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Alhambra High School is 0.38, 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
#1444 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
78%
45%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.65
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Graduation Rate
74%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alhambra High School is Rcb Medical Arts Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sevilla West School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sevilla Primary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Sevilla Primary School Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 765 students
    0.5 miles
    3801 W. Missouri
    Phoenix, AZ 85019
    (602) 242-0281
    0.5 K-3 765
  • Phoenix Sevilla West School Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 1,148 student
    0.5 miles
    3851 W. Missouri Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85019
    (602) 347-0232
    0.5 4-8 1,148
  • Phoenix Cordova Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 827 students
    0.8 miles
    5631 N. 35th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 841-0704
    0.8 PK-8 827
  • Phoenix All Aboard Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 121 students
    1.0 miles
    5827 North 35th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 433-0500
    1 K-5 121
  • Phoenix Granada Primary School Math: 35% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 731 students
    1.0 miles
    3232 W. Campbell
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 841-1403
    1 K-3 731

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