Chaparral High School

  • Chaparral High School serves 2,205 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Chaparral High School's student population of 2,205 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chaparral High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chaparral High School is 0.33, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1058 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chaparral High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
81%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chaparral High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.330.65
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Graduation Rate
92%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chaparral High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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If your child is having problems with learning in middle school, write a reqest to Ms. Muccino for an evaluation before they enter this school following the AZ FIND guidelines @ www.ade.az.gov/ESS. Although there are great sports and music at Chaparral, I found the need to have The Parent Information Network help me get the support and the PIN rep can meet to help you get help for your child. A great source www.wrightslaw.com helped us so much. With the high level of parent involvement needed, these sources make a big difference for success at CHS.
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