Sunrise Mountain High School

21200 N 83rd Ave
Peoria, AZ 85382
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Sunrise Mountain High School serves 1,871 students in grades 7-12.
Sunrise Mountain High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 55% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sunrise Mountain High School's student population of 1,871 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,871 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunrise Mountain High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sunrise Mountain High School is 0.41, 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
#342 out of 2111 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
75%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.410.65
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Graduation Rate
96%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sunrise Mountain High School is West-mec - Sunrise Mountain High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frontier Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria West-mec - Sunrise Mountain High School Vocational School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12
    0.0 miles
    21200 N. 83rd Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623) 873-1860
    0 7-12 n/a
  • Peoria Frontier Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 965 students
    0.3 miles
    21258 N. 81st Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623) 412-4900
    0.3 PK-8 965
  • Peoria Coyote Hills Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 853 students
    0.5 miles
    21180 North 87th Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623) 412-5225
    0.5 K-8 853
  • Peoria Student Choice High School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 131 students
    0.5 miles
    8194 W. Deer Valley Rd
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (480) 947-9511
    0.5 9-12 131
  • Peoria Legacy Traditional School - Peoria Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 361 students
    0.8 miles
    7877 W Hillcrest Blvd
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623) 299-9825
    0.8 K-6 361

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