Agua Fria Union High School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 7,766 students in Agua Fria Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Agua Fria Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Agua Fria Union High School District are Millennium High School, Verrado High School and Agua Fria High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Agua Fria Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Agua Fria Union High School District 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Agua Fria Union High School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
09 - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,350 Schools
# Students
7,766 Students
1,105,218 Students
# Teachers
366 Teachers
47,587 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Agua Fria Union High School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#193 out of 640 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Agua Fria Union High   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Agua Fria Union High   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.65
0.65
# American Indian Students
56 Students
61,491 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# Asian Students
246 Students
31,838 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
3,693 Students
497,757 Students
% Hispanic Students
48%
45%
# Black Students
796 Students
58,207 Students
% Black Students
10%
5%
# White Students
2,665 Students
417,623 Students
% White Students
34%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
40 Students
3,983 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
270 Students
33,882 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
12,624
# Students in K Grade:
-
79,836
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
84,898
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
87,786
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
88,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
87,202
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
86,107
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
85,623
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,104
85,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,086
83,671
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,798
77,920
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,778
83,263
# Ungraded Students:
-
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,398 is higher than the state median of $11,358. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,442 is higher than the state median of $10,827. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$89 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Agua Fria Union High   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$120 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Agua Fria Union High   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,398
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Agua Fria Union High   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,442
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Agua Fria Union High   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Agua Fria Union High School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Millennium High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
14802 W. Wigwam Blvd.
Goodyear, AZ 85395
(623) 932-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,287 students
Rank: #22.
Verrado High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
20050 W. Indian School Rd.
Buckeye, AZ 85396
(623) 932-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,023 students
Rank: #33.
Agua Fria High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
530 E. Riley Road
Avondale, AZ 85323
(623) 932-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,761 students
Rank: #44.
Desert Edge High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
15778 W. Yuma Road
Goodyear, AZ 85338
(623) 932-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,695 students
6024 N. Perryville Rd
Waddell, AZ 85355
(623) 932-7600
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Students: 7,766 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 20% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65

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