West-mec - Cortez High School

Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
West-mec - Cortez High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Top Placements

West-mec - Cortez High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students (15-16)2 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

West-mec - Cortez High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West-mec - Cortez High School is 0.00, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#432 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian (15-16)
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in West-mec - Cortez High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian (15-16)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (15-16)
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West-mec - Cortez High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black (15-16)
50%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West-mec - Cortez High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White (15-16)
50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West-mec - Cortez High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
n/a
3%
Diversity Score
n/a0.65
This chart display the diversity score of West-mec - Cortez High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West-mec - Cortez High School is Cortez High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Imagine Cortez Park Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alta Vista Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Cortez High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,119 student
    0.0 miles
    8828 N. 31st Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (623) 915-8200
    0 9-12 1,119
  • Phoenix Alta Vista Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 748 students
    0.1 miles
    8710 N 31st Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602) 347-2000
    0.1 K-6 748
  • Glendale E-institute At Metro Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.4 miles
    9640 N. Metro Parkway West
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (602) 621-4398
    0.4 9-12 75
  • Phoenix Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
    0.6 miles
    3535 W. Dunlap
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602) 589-9840
    0.6 K-5 585
  • Phoenix Imagine Cortez Park Middle School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 245 students
    0.6 miles
    3535 West Dunlap Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602) 589-9840
    0.6 6-8 245

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