Mt Graham High School

  • Mt Graham High School serves 67 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mt Graham High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mt Graham High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Mt Graham High School's student population of 67 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt Graham High School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Mt Graham High School is 0.43, 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 Testing Rank#1307 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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American Indian
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6%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
69%
45%
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Black
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5%
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White
31%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score0.430.65
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSafford Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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