Buckeye Union High School

902 Eason Avenue
Buckeye, AZ 85326
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Buckeye Union High School serves 1,486 students in grades 9-12.
Buckeye Union High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Buckeye Union High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Buckeye Union High School's student population of 1,486 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Buckeye Union High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Buckeye Union High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1350 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
60%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Graduation Rate
96%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuckeye Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Buckeye Union High School is West-mec - Buckeye Union High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Buckeye Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buckeye West-mec - Buckeye Union High School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    902 Eason Ave.
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 873-1860
    0 9-12 n/a
  • Buckeye Southwest Campus Vocational School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    0.4 miles
    500 N. Verrado
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 872-6260
    0.4 9-12 3
  • Buckeye Buckeye Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 801 students
    0.7 miles
    211 S 7th Street
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 925-3400
    0.7 PK-8 801
  • Buckeye The Odyssey Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 591 students
    1.0 miles
    6500 S. Apache Rd.
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 327-3111
    1 K-8 591
  • Glendale E-institute At Buckeye Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
    1.3 miles
    6213 S. Miller Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (602) 621-4398
    1.3 9-12 52

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