Polaris High School

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 79%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Polaris 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 bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.

School Overview

    Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
    Total Studentsn/a
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    Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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    School Comparison

    • Polaris High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,859 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
    • The diversity score of Polaris 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
    Overall School Rank (13-14)#1814 out of 1859 schools
    (Bottom 50%)
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    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
    63%
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    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
    79%
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    Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
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    American Indian
    n/a
    6%
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    Asian
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    3%
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    Hispanic
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    45%
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    Black
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    5%
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    White
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    38%
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    Hawaiian
    100%
    n/a
    Two or more races
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    3%
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    Diversity Score0.000.65
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    Graduation Rate21-39%
    79%
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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 NameParadise Valley Unified School District
    Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

    • The nearest high school and elementary school to Polaris High School is Pvonline (0.0 miles away)
    • The nearest middle school is Prospect School (0.0 miles away)
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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Phoenix Prospect School Alternative School
      Grades: 7-8
      0.0 miles
      15002 N. 32nd Street
      Phoenix, AZ 85032
      (602)449-2300
      0.0 7-8 n/a
    • Phoenix Pvonline
      Grades: K-12 | 85 students
      0.0 miles
      15002 N. 32nd Street
      Phoenix, AZ 85032
      (602)499-2097
      0.0 K-12 85
    • Phoenix Greenway Middle School
      Grades: 5-8 | 517 students
      0.2 miles
      3002 E Nisbet
      Phoenix, AZ 85032
      (602)449-2400
      0.2 5-8 517
    • Phoenix Palomino Intermediate School
      Grades: PK-6 | 539 students
      0.7 miles
      15815 N. 29th Street
      Phoenix, AZ 85032
      (602)449-2900
      0.7 PK-6 539
    • Phoenix Palomino Primary School
      Grades: PK-6 | 663 students
      0.7 miles
      15833 North 29th Street
      Phoenix, AZ 85032
      (602)449-2800
      0.7 PK-6 663

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