Payson Center For Success High School

  • Payson Center For Success High School serves 88 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 21-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Payson Center For Success 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 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Payson Center For Success High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Payson Center For Success High School's student population of 88 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 150% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Payson Center For Success 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Payson Center For Success High School is 0.35, 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#1081 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)21-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
18%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
79%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.350.65
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Graduation Rate50-59%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePayson Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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