Maricopa Unified School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Maricopa Unified School District serving 6,367 students in Maricopa, Arizona.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona state average of 59%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is more than the state average of 20:1.

Maricopa Unified School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Maricopa Butterfield Elementary School
    43800 West Honeycutt Road
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520)568-6100

    Grades: K-6 | 765 students
  • Maricopa Desert Wind Middle School
    35565 West Honeycutt Road
    Maricopa, AZ 85239
    (520)568-7110

    Grades: 6-8 | 437 students
  • Maricopa Maricopa Elementary School
    18150 N. Alterra Pkwy.
    Maricopa, AZ 85139
    (520)568-5160

    Grades: PK-7 | 762 students
  • Maricopa Maricopa High School
    45012 W. Honeycutt Ave.
    Maricopa, AZ 85139
    (520)568-8100

    Grades: 6-12 | 1927 students
  • Maricopa Maricopa Wells Middle School
    45725 W. Honeycutt Ave.
    Maricopa, AZ 85139
    (520)567-7100

    Grades: 6-8 | 517 students
  • Maricopa Pima Butte Elementary School
    42202 W. Rancho El Dorado Pkw
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520)568-7150

    Grades: K-6 | 492 students
  • Maricopa Saddleback Elementary School
    18600 N. Porter Road
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520)568-6110

    Grades: PK-6 | 599 students
  • Maricopa Santa Cruz Elementary School
    19845 N. Costa Del Sol Rd.
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520)568-5170

    Grades: PK-6 | 460 students
  • Maricopa Santa Rosa Elementary School
    21400 N. Santa Rosa Dr.
    Maricopa, AZ 85239
    (520)568-6150

    Grades: PK-6 | 408 students

Overview

School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,367 students
# of Teachers249 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
# of Male Students3,154 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students3,213 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.70
# of American Indian Students410 students
% American Indian Students
6%
# of Asian Students143 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students2,320 students
% Hispanic Students
36%
# of Black Students819 students
% Black Students
13%
# of White Students2,381 students
% White Students
37%
# of Hawaiian Students28 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students266 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:90
# of Students in Kindergarten:446
# of Students in 1st Grade:512
# of Students in 2nd Grade:475
# of Students in 3rd Grade:509
# of Students in 4th Grade:493
# of Students in 5th Grade:504
# of Students in 6th Grade:478
# of Students in 7th Grade:480
# of Students in 8th Grade:453
# of Students in 9th Grade:543
# of Students in 10th Grade:483
# of Students in 11th Grade:478
# of Students in 12th Grade:423
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Maricopa Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 73% has decreased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maricopa 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maricopa 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Maricopa Unified School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,475 is higher than the state average of $8,397. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,695 is higher than the state average of $8,014. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$55 MM$3 MM
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Spending$56 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Maricopa Unified School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,475$8,397
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Maricopa Unified School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,695$8,014
This chart display average spending per public school student in Maricopa Unified School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Maricopa Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Saddleback Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.