Dysart High School

  • Dysart High School serves 1,625 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Dysart High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Dysart High School's student population of 1,625 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dysart High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dysart High School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1770 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dysart High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
55%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
31%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dysart High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.600.42
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Graduation Rate
89%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDysart Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Dysart High School is a high school located in El Mirage, Arizona.

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