Moon Valley High School

  • Moon Valley High School serves 1,469 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Moon Valley 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Moon Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Moon Valley High School's student population of 1,469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Moon Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Moon Valley High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
43%
45%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
41%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moon Valley High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.640.42
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Graduation Rate
94%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Union High School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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