University High School

  • University High School serves 4 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • University High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • University High School's student population of 4 students has declined by 99% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students4 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,830 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The diversity score of University High School is 0.38, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of University High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of University High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in University High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in University High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in University High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in University High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in University High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.380.65
This chart display the diversity score of University High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of University High School and public school graduation rate of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in University High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTolleson Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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