Maricopa High School

45012 W. Honeycutt Ave.
Maricopa, AZ 85139
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Maricopa High School serves 2,058 students in grades 6-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Maricopa High School's student population of 2,058 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students2,058 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Rankings

Maricopa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Maricopa High School is 0.68, which is more 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
#1574 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
5%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
43%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
35%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.680.65
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Graduation Rate
80%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maricopa High School is Cavit - Maricopa Unified (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maricopa Wells Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maricopa Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maricopa Cavit - Maricopa Unified Vocational School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    45012 W. Honeycutt Ave
    Maricopa, AZ 85239
    (520) 568-5100
    0 9-12 n/a
  • Maricopa Maricopa Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 668 students
    0.0 miles
    18150 N. Alterra Pkwy.
    Maricopa, AZ 85139
    (520) 568-5160
    0 PK-6 668
  • Maricopa Maricopa Wells Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 851 students
    0.0 miles
    45725 W. Honeycutt Ave.
    Maricopa, AZ 85139
    (520) 567-7100
    0 6-8 851
  • Maricopa Santa Cruz Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 403 students
    0.0 miles
    19845 N. Costa Del Sol Rd.
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520) 568-5170
    0 PK-6 403
  • Maricopa Holsteiner Agricultural School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 48 students
    0.4 miles
    44400 West Honeycutt Rd
    Maricopa, AZ 85138
    (520) 568-8620
    0.4 K-6 48

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