Higley Unified School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Higley Unified School District serving 9,594 students in Gilbert, Arizona.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 19:1.

Higley Unified School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Gilbert Centennial Elementary School
    3507 South Ranch House Parkway
    Gilbert, AZ 85297
    (480)279-8200

    Grades: PK-8 | 831 students
  • Gilbert Chaparral Elementary School
    3380 East Frye Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    (480)279-7900

    Grades: K-8 | 888 students
  • Gilbert Coronado Elementary School
    4333 South De Anza Boulevard
    Gilbert, AZ 85297
    (480)279-6900

    Grades: PK-8 | 649 students
  • Queen Creek Cortina Elementary School
    19680 South 188th Street
    Queen Creek, AZ 85142
    (480)279-7800

    Grades: PK-8 | 924 students
  • Gilbert Gateway Pointe Elementary School
    2069 South De La Torre Drive
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    (480)279-7700

    Grades: PK-8 | 767 students
  • Gilbert Higley High School
    4068 East Pecos Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    (480)279-7300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1639 students
  • Gilbert Higley Traditional Academy
    3391 East Vest Avenue
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    (480)279-6800

    Grades: PK-8 | 696 students
  • Gilbert Power Ranch Elementary School
    4351 South Ranch House Parkway
    Gilbert, AZ 85297
    (480)279-7000

    Grades: PK-8 | 517 students
  • Gilbert San Tan Elementary School
    3443 East Calistoga Drive
    Gilbert, AZ 85297
    (480)279-7200

    Grades: PK-6 | 763 students
  • Queen Creek Sue Sossaman Early Childhood Development Center
    18655 East Jacaranda Blvd
    Queen Creek, AZ 85142
    (480)279-8500

    Grades: PK | 64 students
  • Higley Williams Field High School
    2076 S. Higley Road
    Higley, AZ 85236
    (480)279-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1856 students

Overview

School District NameHigley Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,594 students
# of Teachers484 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students4,807 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students4,787 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students70 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students394 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,957 students
% Hispanic Students
20%
# of Black Students417 students
% Black Students
4%
# of White Students6,253 students
% White Students
65%
# of Hawaiian Students43 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students460 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:64
# of Students in Kindergarten:829
# of Students in 1st Grade:846
# of Students in 2nd Grade:885
# of Students in 3rd Grade:831
# of Students in 4th Grade:852
# of Students in 5th Grade:922
# of Students in 6th Grade:869
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:925
# of Students in 10th Grade:963
# of Students in 11th Grade:839
# of Students in 12th Grade:768
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Higley Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Higley Unified 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Higley Unified School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,449 is higher than the state average of $6,786. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,247 is higher than the state average of $6,477. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$82 MM$3 MM
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Spending$91 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Higley Unified School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,449$6,786
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Higley Unified School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,247$6,477
This chart display average spending per public school student in Higley Unified School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Higley Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Sue Sossaman Early Childhood Development Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.