Camelback High School

  • Camelback High School serves 2,048 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Camelback High School operates within the Phoenix Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2048 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,048 students
Camelback High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Camelback High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Camelback High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Camelback High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 20:1
Camelback High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
3%
5%
Camelback High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Camelback High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
77%
45%
Camelback High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
5%
Camelback High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
9%
40%
Camelback High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Camelback High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Camelback High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Camelback High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.40 0.42
Camelback High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
34%
Camelback High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Camelback High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Phoenix Union High School District's student population of 26,806 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,428 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,382 is higher than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Phoenix Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 26,806 325
Phoenix Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 77%
Phoenix Union High School District Graduation Rate (1998-2005)
District Total Revenue $304 MM $3 MM
Phoenix Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $276 MM $3 MM
Phoenix Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,428 $8,166
Phoenix Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,382 $8,440
Phoenix Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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