South Pointe High School

8325 S Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85042
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
South Pointe High School serves 493 students in grades 9-12.
South Pointe 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 ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school / Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 493 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 27% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

South Pointe High School's student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
493 students
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School Rankings

South Pointe 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 South Pointe High School is 0.50, 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
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1834 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
4%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
67%
47%
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Black
23%
6%
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White
4%
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
0.50
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Graduation Rate
27%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
89%
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 South Pointe High School's ranking?
South Pointe High School is ranked #1834 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are South Pointe High School often compared to?
South Pointe High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like South Mountain High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of South Pointe High School?
The graduation rate of South Pointe High School is 27%, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 76%.
How many students attend South Pointe High School?
493 students attend South Pointe High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of South Pointe High School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Black, 4% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does South Pointe High School offer ?
South Pointe High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is South Pointe High School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school / Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 493 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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