Maricopa High School

45012 W. Honeycutt Ave.
Maricopa, AZ 85139
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Maricopa High School serves 1,927 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 8% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Maricopa High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Maricopa High School's student population of 1,927 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,927 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maricopa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maricopa High School is 0.71, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank
61%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maricopa 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio28:120:1
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American Indian
6%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maricopa High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
14%
5%
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White
39%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maricopa High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.710.42
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Graduation Rate
73%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maricopa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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