Ironwood High School

6051 W. Sweetwater Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ironwood High School serves 1,974 students in grades 7-12.
Ironwood High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 60% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Ironwood High School's student population of 1,974 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,974 students
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Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
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School Rankings

Ironwood High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ironwood High School is 0.63, 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 Testing Rank
#353 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
48%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.630.65
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Graduation Rate
97%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ironwood High School is West-mec - Ironwood High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Marshall Ranch Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glendale West-mec - Ironwood High School Vocational School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    6051 W. Sweetwater
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 873-1860
    0 9-12 n/a
  • Glendale Marshall Ranch Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 773 students
    0.1 miles
    12995 N Marshall Ranch Dr
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 486-6450
    0.1 PK-8 773
  • Glendale Desert Valley Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 546 students
    0.4 miles
    12901 N. 63rd Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 412-4750
    0.4 PK-8 546
  • Glendale Legacy Traditional School - Glendale Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,038 student
    0.8 miles
    13091 North 67th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623) 219-4300
    0.8 K-8 1,038
  • Glendale Desert Palms Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 525 students
    1.1 miles
    11441 N. 55th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 412-4600
    1.1 PK-8 525

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