D.w. Higgins Institute (Closed 2011)

2150 East Southern Ave
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 TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students (09-10)65 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
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 (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/a0.65
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 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to D.w. Higgins Institute is Edoptions High School Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edoptions Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ward Traditional Academy (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tempe Edoptions High School Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    0.0 miles
    2150 E Southern Avenue
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 621-3365
    0 9-12 689
  • Tempe Edoptions Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 123 students
    0.1 miles
    2021 N Grand Avenue
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 621-3365
    0.1 7-12 123
  • Tempe Ward Traditional Academy Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 455 students
    0.7 miles
    1965 East Hermosa Drive
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 730-7102
    0.7 K-8 455
  • Tempe Connolly Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,107 student
    0.8 miles
    2002 East Concorda Drive
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 730-7102
    0.8 6-8 1,107
  • Tempe Curry Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
    0.8 miles
    1974 East Meadow Drive
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 730-7102
    0.8 K-5 524
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