Amphitheater Middle School

  • Amphitheater Middle School serves 644 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Amphitheater Middle School operates within the Amphitheater Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 644 students
Amphitheater Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Amphitheater Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Amphitheater Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Amphitheater Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1 20:1
Amphitheater Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
5%
Amphitheater Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Amphitheater Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
62%
45%
Amphitheater Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
13%
5%
Amphitheater Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
18%
40%
Amphitheater Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Amphitheater Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Amphitheater Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.57 0.42
Amphitheater Middle 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.
73%
34%
Amphitheater Middle 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.
5%
5%
Amphitheater Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Amphitheater Unified School District's student population of 14,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,273 is higher than the state average of $8,705. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,811 is higher than the state average of $7,898. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $132 MM $3 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $140 MM $3 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,273 $8,705
Amphitheater Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,811 $7,898
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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