Washington High School

  • Washington High School serves 1,729 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Washington High School's student population of 1,729 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,729 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#1160 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
62%
45%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
15%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.42
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Graduation Rate
90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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