Phoenix Union Bioscience High School

512 East Pierce Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Phoenix Union Bioscience High School serves 345 students in grades 9-12.
Phoenix Union Bioscience High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 90-94% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School's student population of 345 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is 0.46, 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
#5 out of 2111 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
72%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
15%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.460.65
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is Asu Preparatory Academy- Phoenix High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Asu Preparatory Academy - Phoenix Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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