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 higher than the AZ state average of 77%.

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 Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,854 students
Deer Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Deer Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Deer Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Deer Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 20:1
Deer Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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/a n/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)
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.
0.50 0.42
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 decreased from 80% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,039 in this district is less than the state average of $8,705. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,987 is less than the state average of $7,898. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Deer Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
1
Number of Students Managed 33,734 325
Deer Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 78% 77%
Deer Valley Unified School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue $274 MM $3 MM
Deer Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $238 MM $3 MM
Deer Valley Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,039 $8,705
Deer Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $6,987 $7,898
Deer Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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