Maricopa High School

  • Maricopa High School serves 1,796 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Maricopa High School operates within the Maricopa Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1796 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,796 students
Maricopa High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Maricopa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Maricopa High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMaricopa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:120:1
Maricopa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
6%
5%
Maricopa High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Maricopa High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
37%
45%
Maricopa High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
14%
5%
Maricopa High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
37%
40%
Maricopa High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Maricopa High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Maricopa High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMaricopa 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.
0.710.64
Maricopa High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
41%
34%
Maricopa 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.
11%
5%
Maricopa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Maricopa Unified School District's student population of 6,169 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,323 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,540 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed6,169325
Maricopa Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$55 MM$3 MM
Maricopa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$56 MM$2 MM
Maricopa Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,323$9,449
Maricopa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,540$8,879
Maricopa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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