Mingus Union High School

  • Mingus Union High School serves 1,191 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Mingus Union High School operates within the Mingus Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,191 students
Mingus Union High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mingus Union High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Mingus Union High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Mingus Union High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 20:1
Mingus Union High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
4%
5%
Mingus Union High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Mingus Union High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
38%
45%
Mingus Union High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Mingus Union High School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
56%
40%
Mingus Union High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mingus Union High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Mingus Union High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mingus Union High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ 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.
0.55 0.42
Mingus Union 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.
29%
34%
Mingus Union High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
7%
5%
Mingus Union High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mingus Union High School District's student population of 1,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,902 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,602 is less than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 47% over four years.
School District Name Mingus Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
1
Number of Students Managed 1,203 325
Mingus Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 77%
Mingus Union High School District Graduation Rate (1992-2005)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $3 MM
Mingus Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $3 MM
Mingus Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,902 $8,166
Mingus Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,602 $8,440
Mingus Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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5  3/16/2012
i want to be a chearleader for mingus union high school but i dont know how and what i have to do to become one and im ganna be a freshman and its my wish and im moving back to arizona in june and i dont know when you gyes do registration to become a chearleader can anyone give me any information about being a chearleader for mingus please
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