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.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students (09-10)
65 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
n/a

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
40-49%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
60-69%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
(09-10)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in D.w. Higgins Institute and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
(09-10)
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
(09-10)
15%
41%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black
(09-10)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
(09-10)
68%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of D.w. Higgins Institute and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in D.w. Higgins Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
4%
9%
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 District Name
D.W. Higgins Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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