Apache Junction Unified School District

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Overview

School District NameApache Junction Unified School District
School District Phone Number(602) 542-5393
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools7 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students2,552 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers182 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1

District Comparison

  • Apache Junction Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#351 out of 645 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Apache Junction Unified   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Graduation Rate
85%
78%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.65
# of American Indian Students34 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students9 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students839 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
33%
45%
# of Black Students40 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students1,541 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
61%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students80 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5312,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:24780,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:22481,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:26382,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24785,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:27188,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:30689,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:30288,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:32087,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:30686,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:286,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:284,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:278,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:783,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,313 is higher than the state median of $10,250. The school district revenue/student has grown by 46% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,596 is higher than the state median of $9,802. The school district spending/student has grown by 46% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$34 MM$4 MM
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Spending$30 MM$3 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,313$10,250
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Revenue / Student$11,596$9,802
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Apache Junction Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Superstition Mountain On-line School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1575 W. Southern Ave.
    Apache Junction, AZ 85120
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: 7-12 | 13 students
  • Apache Junction High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2525 S Ironwood Dr
    Apache Junction, AZ 85220
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Peralta Trail Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 38%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    10965 E. Peralta Rd.
    Apache Junction, AZ 85218
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: K-6 | 491 students
  • Desert Vista Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 34%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3701 E Broadway
    Apache Junction, AZ 85219
    (480) 677-7510

    Grades: PK-6 | 714 students
  • Four Peaks Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 29%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1755 N Idaho Road
    Apache Junction, AZ 85219
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: PK-6 | 708 students
  • Cactus Canyon Junior High School Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 West Southern Avenue
    Apache Junction, AZ 85220
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: 7-8 | 626 students
  • Superstition Mountain Elementary School
    550 South Ironwood
    Apache Junction, AZ 85220
    (480) 982-1110

    Grades: PK-6 | n/a student
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