1376 East Cottonwood Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Mission Heights Preparatory High School serves 297 students in grades 9-12.
Mission Heights Preparatory High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mission Heights Preparatory High School's student population of 297 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
297 students
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School Rankings

Mission Heights Preparatory High School is ranked within the top 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 Mission Heights Preparatory High School is 0.60, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#870 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
52%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
36%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 297 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 30%)

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