Washington High School

  • Washington High School serves 1,714 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Washington High School operates within the Glendale Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1714 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,714 students
Washington High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Washington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Washington High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Washington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 23:1 20:1
Washington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
5%
Washington High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
6%
3%
Washington High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
60%
45%
Washington High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
12%
5%
Washington High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
19%
40%
Washington High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Washington High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.59 0.42
Washington High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
66%
34%
Washington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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%
Washington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Glendale Union High School District's student population of 15,246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,020 is higher than the state average of $8,705. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,102 is higher than the state average of $7,898. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Glendale Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 15,246 325
Glendale Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate n/a 77%
Glendale Union High School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $3 MM
Glendale Union High School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $137 MM $3 MM
Glendale Union High School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,020 $8,705
Glendale Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,102 $7,898
Glendale Union High School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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