Tolleson Union High School

  • Tolleson Union High School serves 1,911 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Tolleson Union High School operates within the Tolleson Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1911 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,911 students
Tolleson Union High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tolleson Union High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Tolleson Union High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tolleson Union High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 20:1
Tolleson Union High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
5%
Tolleson Union High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Tolleson Union High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
81%
45%
Tolleson Union High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
11%
5%
Tolleson Union High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
40%
Tolleson Union High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tolleson Union High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Tolleson Union High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tolleson Union High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.42
Tolleson Union High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
34%
Tolleson Union High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Tolleson Union High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tolleson Union High School District's student population of 11,076 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,186 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,275 is less than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 27% over four years.
School District Name Tolleson Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 11,076 325
Tolleson Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 77%
Tolleson Union High School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $3 MM
Tolleson Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $78 MM $3 MM
Tolleson Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,186 $8,166
Tolleson Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,275 $8,440
Tolleson Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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