University High School
University High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%)
- Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)
- University High School's student population of 1,100 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School (2016)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 8-12|
|Total Students||1,100 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||54 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- University High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
|Overall School Rank||#1 out of 2111 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||≥99%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||≥99%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||19:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch||n/a|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Tucson Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Tucson Mary Meredith K-12 School Grades: K-12 | 41 students
755 N Magnolia Ave
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520)225-6060 0.5 K-12 41
- Tucson Desert Sky Community School Grades: K-5 | 53 students
1350 N. Arcadia Ave
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520)745-3888 0.8 K-5 53
- Tucson Bonillas Elementary Basic Curriculum Magnet School Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
4757 E. Winsett Street
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520)225-6060 0.9 PK-5 381
What happens when a school district stops busing students? Could segregation once again be a reality for public school districts? Wake County in North Carolina is testing the segregation waters with its decision to stop busing students in their district.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
As the nation works to recover from COVID-19, parents wonder what the fall of 2020 holds in terms of the upcoming school year. Read on to learn some tips for preparing for potential challenges and to see the answers to some of the biggest questions being asked by parents of school-age children.