Verrado High School

  • Verrado High School serves 1,855 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Verrado High School operates within the Agua Fria Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1855 students has grown by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,855 students
Verrado High School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Verrado High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Verrado High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Verrado High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 25:1 20:1
Verrado High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
American Indian
n/a
5%
Verrado High School American Indian Students (2007-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Verrado High School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
36%
45%
Verrado High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
7%
5%
Verrado High School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
52%
40%
Verrado High School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Verrado High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Verrado High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Verrado 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.
0.60 0.42
Verrado High School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
17%
34%
Verrado High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Verrado High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Agua Fria Union High School District's student population of 7,529 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,733 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,773 is higher than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District Name Agua Fria Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 7,529 325
Agua Fria Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 77%
Agua Fria Union High School District Graduation Rate (1998-2005)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $3 MM
Agua Fria Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $64 MM $3 MM
Agua Fria Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,733 $8,166
Agua Fria Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,773 $8,440
Agua Fria 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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    1 miles
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    Litchfield ParkAZ 85340
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  • Litchfield ParkVerrado Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 897 students
    1.1 miles
    272 E. Sagebrush St.
    Litchfield ParkAZ 85340
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    1.1PK-8897
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School Reviews

2  12/27/2010
Parent involvement is slim. My daughter's science teacher wears an alcohom monitoring bracelet (e.g. Lindsay Lohan) and has a lengthy criminal record, including two DUI's. There are other teachers with criminal records too. This isn't safe or appropriate.
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