Red Mesa High School

  • Red Mesa High School serves 203 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Red Mesa 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Red Mesa High School operates within the Red Mesa Unified School District.
  • Red Mesa Unified School District's 75-79% graduation rate is lower than the Arizona state average of 80%.

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School Overview

  • Red Mesa High School's student population of 203 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students203 students
Gender %Red Mesa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeRed Mesa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Red Mesa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Red Mesa High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:120:1
American Indian
100%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsRed Mesa High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.42
Graduation Rate70-79%
80%
Red Mesa High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
85%
11%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Red Mesa High School is Red Mesa Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Red Mesa Unified School District's student population of 637 students has decreased by 12% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $28,787 is higher than the state average of $7,180. The district revenue/student has grown by 88% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $16,580 is higher than the state average of $6,852. The district spending/student has declined by 32% over four school years.
    School District NameRed Mesa Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    1
    Number of Students Managed637345
    Red Mesa Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    8%
    39%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    9%
    40%
    District Graduation Rate75-79%
    80%
    District Total Revenue$21 MM$3 MM
    District Spending$12 MM$2 MM
    District Revenue / Student$28,787$7,180
    District Spending / Student$16,580$6,852
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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