6515 W. Indian School Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85033
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Western School Of Science And Technology serves 527 students in grades 7-12.
Western School Of Science And Technology placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Western School Of Science And Technology's student population of 527 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
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School Rankings

Western School Of Science And Technology is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Western School Of Science And Technology is 0.06, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1360 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
97%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 527 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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