Tolleson Union High School

9419 W Van Buren St
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 2,054 students in grades 9-12, Tolleson Union High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,054 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 89% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Tolleson Union High School's student population of 2,054 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,054 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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School Rankings

Tolleson Union High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Tolleson Union High School is 0.32, 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
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1418 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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12%
32%
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20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
82%
47%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
4%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
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89%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
12%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tolleson Union High School's ranking?
Tolleson Union High School is ranked #1418 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Tolleson Union High School often compared to?
Tolleson Union High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like University High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Tolleson Union High School?
The graduation rate of Tolleson Union High School is 89%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 76%.
How many students attend Tolleson Union High School?
2,054 students attend Tolleson Union High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Tolleson Union High School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tolleson Union High School?
Tolleson Union High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Tolleson Union High School offer ?
Tolleson Union High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Tolleson Union High School part of?
Tolleson Union High School is part of Tolleson Union High School District (4288).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,054 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 89% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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