Thatcher High School

  • Thatcher High School serves 395 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thatcher 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Thatcher High School's student population of 395 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thatcher 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thatcher High School is 0.37, 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 School Rank#554 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
77%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.370.65
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Graduation Rate≥95%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThatcher Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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