Pierson Vocational High School

  • Pierson Vocational High School serves 124 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

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School Overview

  • Pierson Vocational High School's student population of 124 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pierson Vocational High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pierson Vocational High School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1504 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
100%
45%
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White
n/a
38%
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Diversity Scoren/a0.65
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Graduation Rate55-59%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
97%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNogales Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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