Clifton High School (Closed 2017)

  • Clifton High School served 34 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Clifton High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
80%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Clifton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
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White
12%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clifton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.350.65
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Graduation Rate (13-14)≥50%
77%
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clifton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clifton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClifton Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Clifton High School is a four year public high school serving grades 9-12 for the city of Clifton in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States, as part of the Clifton Public Schools.
  • Curriculum: In addition to serving as a standard four year public high school, Clifton High offers at least 17 different Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses. These courses include AP English Language and Composition, AP Studio Art, AP Art History, AP United States History, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP French Language, Accounting, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Statistics, AP Calculus, AP Physics, and AP Computer Science. The school has over 200 different courses available to their students.
  • Extracurricular Activities: Clifton High School competes regionally in over 50 sport programs, including the marching band/alumni band.
  • Clifton High School has over 60 clubs, including clubs such as Academic Decathlon, Conservation, JETS, Knights of Pythagoras, Muslim, Fencing, Youth Alive, Asian, Key, Ski, Anime, Mock Trial and Botany.

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