Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)

1481 N Eliseo Felix Jr Way Ste
Avondale, AZ 85323-1217
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 9,219 students in Agua Fria Union High School District (4289). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Arizona public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
6 Schools
2,474 Schools
# Students
9,219 Students
1,138,681 Students
# Teachers
433 Teachers
50,929 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Agua Fria Union High School District (4289), which is ranked within the top 50% of all 602 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
#302 out of 610 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289), with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
24%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
92%
76%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.64
0.65
# American Indian Students
77 Students
55,502 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
299 Students
34,069 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
4,553 Students
531,904 Students
% Hispanic Students
49%
47%
# Black Students
901 Students
63,785 Students
% Black Students
10%
6%
# White Students
3,045 Students
404,765 Students
% White Students
33%
35%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
4,238 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
308 Students
44,324 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
16,629
# Students in K Grade:
-
80,037
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
79,753
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
82,851
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
82,816
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
82,687
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
83,739
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
84,560
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
88,467
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
92,012
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,424
94,964
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,376
90,488
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,269
86,306
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,150
92,939
# Ungraded Students:
-
433

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,486 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,274. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,709 is less than the state median of $11,177. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$97 MM
$12,837 MM
This chart display total revenue of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$99 MM
$12,727 MM
This chart display total spending of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,486
$11,274
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,709
$11,177
This chart display average spending per public school student in Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Millennium High School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14802 W Wigwam Blvd
Goodyear, AZ 85395
(623) 932-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,965 students
Rank: #22.
Canyon View High School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6024 N Perryville Rd
Waddell, AZ 85355
(623) 932-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,899 students
Rank: #33.
Verrado High School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
20050 W Indian School Rd
Buckeye, AZ 85396
(623) 932-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,715 students
Rank: #44.
Desert Edge High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
15778 W Yuma Rd
Goodyear, AZ 85338
(623) 932-7500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,786 students
Rank: #55.
Agua Fria High School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
530 E Riley Dr
Avondale, AZ 85323
(623) 932-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,608 students
Rank: n/an/a
Coldwater Academy
530 E Riley Dr
Avondale, AZ 85323
(623) 932-7106
Grades: 9-12
| 246 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)?
Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) manages 6 public schools serving 9,219 students.
What is the rank of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)?
Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) is ranked #295 out of 602 school districts in Arizona (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Arizona school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%), Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)?
49% of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) students are Hispanic, 33% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)?
Agua Fria Union High School District (4289) has a student/teacher ratio of 21:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 18:1.
What is Agua Fria Union High School District (4289)'s spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $10,709 is less than the state median of $11,177. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: 09-12
  • Enrollment: 9,219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 92% (Top 20% in AZ)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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