Glendale High School

  • Glendale High School serves 1,773 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Glendale High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Glendale High School's student population of 1,773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glendale High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glendale High School is 0.43, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1021 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
74%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
11%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glendale High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.430.65
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Graduation Rate
90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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