Amphitheater High School

  • Amphitheater High School serves 1,254 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Amphitheater High School's student population of 1,254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amphitheater High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amphitheater High School is 0.56, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1756 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
18%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.65
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Graduation Rate
71%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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  • Tucson Tucson Collegiate Prep Charter School
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