Cholla High Magnet School

  • Cholla High Magnet School serves 1,852 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cholla High Magnet 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Cholla High Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Cholla High Magnet School's student population of 1,852 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,852 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cholla High Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cholla High Magnet School is 0.35, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank
60%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
7%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
80%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
8%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cholla High Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.350.42
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Graduation Rate
84%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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