Cienega High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
12775 E. Mary Ann Cleveland Wa
Vail, AZ 85641
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Cienega High School serves 1,955 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 55% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cienega High School's student population of 1,955 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,955 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cienega High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cienega High School is 0.60, 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#868 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
45%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
53%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.600.42
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Graduation Rate
96%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVail Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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