Ironwood Ridge High School

  • Ironwood Ridge High School serves 1,819 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Ironwood Ridge High School operates within the Amphitheater Unified School District.
  • Amphitheater Unified School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AZ state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1819 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,819 students
Ironwood Ridge High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %Ironwood Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Ironwood Ridge High School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by GradeIronwood Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:120:1
Ironwood Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
American Indian
n/a
5%
Ironwood Ridge High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Ironwood Ridge High School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
24%
45%
Ironwood Ridge High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
2%
5%
Ironwood Ridge High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
69%
40%
Ironwood Ridge High School White Students (2003-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Ironwood Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsIronwood Ridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.470.64
Ironwood Ridge High School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
16%
34%
Ironwood Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Ironwood Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Amphitheater Unified School District's student population of 14,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,008 is higher than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,355 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
1
Number of Students Managed14,011325
Amphitheater Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate73%78%
Amphitheater Unified School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$157 MM$3 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$148 MM$2 MM
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,008$9,449
Amphitheater Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,355$8,879
Amphitheater Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  3/2/2011
Great school with caring people. Teachers are rigorous, but understanding. Smartboards and technology in many classes. The school has a clubs galore; students can definitely get involved as a Night Hawk!
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