Sunnyslope High School

35 W. Dunlap Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sunnyslope High School serves 2,066 students in grades 9-12.
Sunnyslope High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sunnyslope High School's student population of 2,066 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,066 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunnyslope High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sunnyslope High School is 0.59, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#451 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
42%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.590.65
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Graduation Rate
92%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunnyslope High School is West-mec - Sunnyslope High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sunnyslope Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Phonetic Primary School-sunnyslope (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix West-mec - Sunnyslope High School Vocational School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    35 W. Dunlap
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (623) 915-8760
    0 9-12 n/a
  • Phoenix Franklin Phonetic Primary School-sunnyslope Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 79 students
    0.4 miles
    9317 N 2nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602) 870-6674
    0.4 K-6 79
  • Phoenix Desert View Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
    0.5 miles
    8621 N. 3rd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602) 347-4000
    0.5 PK-5 402
  • Phoenix Sunnyslope Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 754 students
    0.5 miles
    240 E. Vogel Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602) 347-4300
    0.5 K-8 754
  • Phoenix Bennett Academy - Venture Site Charter School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 119 students
    0.9 miles
    1535 W. Dunlap Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602) 242-4220
    0.9 K-7 119

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