Metro Technical High School

  • Metro Technical High School serves 1,775 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Metro Technical High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Metro Technical High School's student population of 1,775 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,775 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metro Technical High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metro Technical High School is 0.06, 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 School Rank#831 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
98%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.060.65
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Graduation Rate
97%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Metro Technical High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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