Sunnyside High School serves 2,170 students in grades 9-12.
Sunnyside 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 8% (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 10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 2,170 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
- Minority Enrollment: 98%
- Graduation Rate: 81% (Top 50% in AZ)
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50%
- Math Proficiency: 8% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 10% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Sunnyside High School's student population of 2,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Sunnyside 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 Sunnyside High School is 0.12, 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
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1745 out of 1854 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Sunnyside High School's ranking?
Sunnyside High School is ranked #1745 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Sunnyside High School often compared to?
Sunnyside High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Desert View High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Sunnyside High School?
The graduation rate of Sunnyside High School is 81%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 76%.
How many students attend Sunnyside High School?
2,170 students attend Sunnyside High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Sunnyside High School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sunnyside High School?
Sunnyside High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Sunnyside High School offer ?
Sunnyside High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Sunnyside High School part of?
Sunnyside High School is part of Sunnyside Unified District (4407) School District.
I think Sunnyside Highschool is a wonderful school to attend. A student will do well in Sunnyside just like in any other school they just need to apply themselves. The teachers are great there are a few bad seeds but there are always going to be bad seeds. I hope that what I said about my school gave you a different perfective about Sunnyside. Go Blue Devils!!! Marissa Rosa C/O/2007
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