Catalina Foothills High School

  • Catalina Foothills High School serves 1,694 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Catalina Foothills High School's student population of 1,694 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,694 students
Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers

School Comparison

  • Catalina Foothills High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Catalina Foothills High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#179 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
Asian
7%
3%
Hispanic
28%
45%
Black
1%
5%
White
60%
38%
Two or more races
4%
3%
Diversity Score0.560.42
Graduation Rate
96%
78%
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
42%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatalina Foothills Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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