Amphitheater High School

  • Amphitheater High School serves 1,221 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Amphitheater High School operates within the Amphitheater Unified School District.
  • Amphitheater Unified School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AZ state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,221 students
Amphitheater High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Amphitheater High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Amphitheater High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Amphitheater High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 19:1 20:1
Amphitheater High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
3%
5%
Amphitheater High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Amphitheater High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
63%
45%
Amphitheater High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
11%
5%
Amphitheater High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
17%
40%
Amphitheater High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Amphitheater High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Amphitheater High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Amphitheater 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.
0.56 0.42
Amphitheater High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
65%
34%
Amphitheater High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
7%
5%
Amphitheater High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Amphitheater Unified School District's student population of 14,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,399 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,549 is higher than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Amphitheater Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
1
Number of Students Managed 14,011 325
Amphitheater Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 77%
Amphitheater Unified School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $133 MM $3 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $136 MM $3 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,399 $8,166
Amphitheater Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,549 $8,440
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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