350 W Sahuarita Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sahuarita High School serves 945 students in grades 9-12.
Sahuarita High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sahuarita High School's student population of 945 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
945 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Sahuarita High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sahuarita High School is 0.56, 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 Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#959 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
55%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
38%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
89%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 945 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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