Tempe Union High School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 13,586 students in Tempe Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Tempe 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 56% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tempe Union High School District are Desert Vista High School, Corona Del Sol High School and Mcclintock High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tempe Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tempe Union High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Tempe 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
8 Schools
2,350 Schools
# Students
13,586 Students
1,105,218 Students
# Teachers
618 Teachers
47,587 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Tempe Union High School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 89% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#157 out of 640 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tempe Union High   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tempe 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)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tempe 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
89%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tempe 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
0.71
0.65
# American Indian Students
572 Students
61,491 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
6%
# Asian Students
689 Students
31,838 Students
% Asian Students
5%
3%
# Hispanic Students
4,834 Students
497,757 Students
% Hispanic Students
35%
45%
# Black Students
1,624 Students
58,207 Students
% Black Students
12%
5%
# White Students
5,245 Students
417,623 Students
% White Students
39%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
91 Students
3,983 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
531 Students
33,882 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
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:
3,599
85,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,525
83,671
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,254
77,920
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,208
83,263
# Ungraded Students:
-
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,002 in this school district is less 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 $8,627 is less 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
$136 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tempe 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
$117 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Tempe 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
$10,002
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tempe 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
$8,627
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tempe 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 Tempe Union High School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Desert Vista High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
16440 S 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 2,978 students
Rank: #22.
Corona Del Sol High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1001 E. Knox Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 2,723 students
Rank: #33.
Mcclintock High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1830 E Del Rio Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 1,804 students
Rank: #44.
Mountain Pointe High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4201 E Knox Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 2,578 students
Rank: #55.
Marcos De Niza High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6000 S Lakeshore Drive
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 1,448 students
Rank: #66.
Tempe High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1730 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 1,725 students
Rank: #77.
Compadre High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
500 W Guadalupe Rd
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| 330 students
Tapbi
500 West Guadalupe Road
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 839-0292
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Students: 13,586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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