Santan Junior High School

  • Santan Junior High School serves 1,327 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 55% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Santan Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Santan Junior High School's student population of 1,327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santan Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Santan Junior High School is 0.48, 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#364 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
70%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChandler Unified #80 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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