Sierra Linda High School

9801 W Van Buren St
Tolleson, AZ 85353
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sierra Linda High School serves 1,865 students in grades 9-12.
Sierra Linda 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,865 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sierra Linda High School's student population of 1,865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,865 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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School Rankings

Sierra Linda High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sierra Linda High School is 0.27, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1622 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
85%
47%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
3%
35%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
83%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
10%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sierra Linda High School's ranking?
Sierra Linda High School is ranked #1622 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Sierra Linda High School often compared to?
Sierra Linda High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Tolleson Union High School, Copper Canyon High School, Cortez High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Sierra Linda High School?
The graduation rate of Sierra Linda High School is 83%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 76%.
How many students attend Sierra Linda High School?
1,865 students attend Sierra Linda High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Sierra Linda High School students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sierra Linda High School?
Sierra Linda High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Sierra Linda High School offer ?
Sierra Linda High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Sierra Linda High School part of?
Sierra Linda High School is part of Tolleson Union High School District (4288).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,865 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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