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Casa Verde High School

Charter | 9-12 | 230 students

 

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Posted February 13, 2008

This school has been wonderful for my daughter's education and has prepared her very well for college. The smaller classroom environment enables serious students to concentrate on learning as well as giving back to the community through the various community based clubs.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 17, 2007

Small, personal, and safe


Posted October 30, 2007

Casa Verde has a great range of staff from teachers to administrators and support staff who enrich our children with the best education available!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 24, 2004

This school has been a wonderful learning experience for my son. The smaller learning community has truly fit his needs. The caring faculty, administration and classified staff are the best!
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2013.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
49%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
79%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 70% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
66%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
70%
Scale: % meets or exceeds

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arizona used the Arizona Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. GreatSchools' profiles currently show AIMS mathematics, reading and writing results. 2013 AIMS grade 10 results represent on-track 10th graders for the 2013 test year. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

Source: Arizona Department of Education

  • In 2010-2011, this school was designated "Highly Performing".
  • In 2009-2010, this school was designated "Highly Performing".
  • In 2008-2009, this school was designated "Highly Performing".

About the tests


Arizona uses AZ LEARNS Achievement Profiles to indicate schools' overall performance each year. For elementary and middle schools, the profiles are based on current and historical aggregated AIMS results, MAP results and whether or not the school made Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP). For high schools, AIMS results, AYP status and graduation/dropout rates are used. Schools are identified as Excelling, Highly Performing, Performing Plus, Performing, Underperforming, Failing to Meet Academic Standards or Pending.

Source: Arizona Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 42% 42%
Hispanic 40% 43%
Black 7% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 6% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61%N/A47%
Female 55%N/A49%
Male 45%N/A51%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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1362 N. Casa Grande Ave.
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
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Phone: (520) 316-3360

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