Red Mesa High School

Red Mesa High School serves 153 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Placements

Red Mesa High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Red Mesa High School's student population of 153 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Red Mesa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Red Mesa High School is 0.02, 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
#1855 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:119:1
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American Indian
99%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.020.65
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
85%
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Mesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Red Mesa High School is Native - Red Valley/cove High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Red Mesa Elementary School (6.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kayenta Native - Red Valley/cove High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    5.2 miles
    Navajo Route N13 2 Miles Sout
    Kayenta, AZ 86033
    (928) 653-4200
    5.2 9-12 n/a
  • Teec Nos Pos Red Valley/cove High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 39 students
    5.3 miles
    Navajo Route N13 2miles South
    Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
    (928) 653-4200
    5.3 9-12 39
  • Teec Nos Pos Native - Red Mesa High School Vocational School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    6.8 miles
    Mile Post 448 Highway 160
    Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
    (928) 656-4127
    6.8 9-12 n/a
  • Teec Nos Pos Red Mesa Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 125 students
    6.8 miles
    Highway 160 Mile Marker 448
    Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
    (928) 656-4100
    6.8 PK-8 125
  • Teec Nos Pos T'iis Nazbas Community School
    Grades: K-8 | 184 students
    6.9 miles
    P.o. Box 2002
    Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
    (928) 656-3252
    6.9 K-8 184

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