Prescott High School

  • Prescott High School serves 1,518 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Prescott High School's student population of 1,518 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prescott High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prescott High School is 0.33, 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#948 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
81%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prescott High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.330.65
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Graduation Rate
82%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prescott High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrescott Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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