Deer Valley High School

  • Deer Valley High School serves 1,854 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Deer Valley High School operates within the Deer Valley Unified School District.
  • Deer Valley Unified School District's 78% graduation rate is equal to the AZ state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,854 students
Deer Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Deer Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
Deer Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeDeer Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
Deer Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
5%
Deer Valley High School American Indian Students (1993-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Deer Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
22%
45%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
5%
Deer Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
67%
40%
Deer Valley High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Deer Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Deer Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDeer Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.64
Deer Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
34%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Deer Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Deer Valley Unified School District's student population of 33,734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,731 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,504 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameDeer Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
1
Number of Students Managed33,734325
Deer Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%78%
Deer Valley Unified School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$292 MM$3 MM
Deer Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$317 MM$2 MM
Deer Valley Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,731$9,449
Deer Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,504$8,879
Deer Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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