West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School

2820 W Rose Garden Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85027
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 23 students in grades 9-12, West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%).
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 23 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : <50%
  • : 50-54%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School's student population of 23 students has declined by 93% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School is 0.58, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
(18-19)
50-54%
45%
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(18-19)
35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West-mec - Barry Goldwater 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
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17:1
American Indian
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5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
52%
47%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
39%
35%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(18-19)
<50%
78%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School?
The graduation rate of West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School is 50%, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 78%.
How many students attend West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School?
23 students attend West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, and 9% of students are Black.
What grades does West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School offer ?
West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School part of?
West-mec - Barry Goldwater High School is part of West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center (80923) School District.

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Last Day of School-- Half Day Release
May 16, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 23 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : <50%
  • : 50-54%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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