16100 E. Palisades Blvd.
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Fountain Hills High School serves 391 students in grades 9-12.
Fountain Hills High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Fountain Hills High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Fountain Hills High School's student population of 391 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Fountain Hills High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fountain Hills High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#114 out of 2120 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
8%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
76%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 391 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Btm 50%)

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