D.w. Higgins Institute (Closed 2018)

2150 East Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-49% (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 60-69% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • D.w. Higgins Institute 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 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Studentsn/a
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (09-10)#1299 out of 1870 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)40-49%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)60-69%
74%
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
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6%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
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45%
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Black
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5%
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White
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38%
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Hawaiian
100%
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Diversity Score0.000.65
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameD.W. Higgins Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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