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Kingman High School

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3 stars

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Posted March 26, 2014

This school sucks. Teachers dont care about you.There's too many bullies. Im surprised at some teachers that even teach there. They dont do anything besides give you packets... this is the worst school i ever attended and for that i give it zero stars.


Posted May 28, 2013

KHS is the best!! This Year We Have Received a new principle and he is great!! If You are involved in school than you will be successful you just have to go out and do it! i am a varsity cheerleader involved in culinary and business classes I'm going far because i car and the teachers at KHS care! Lets Go Bulldogs!!


Posted November 12, 2010

I love this school because of the teacher's and the caring staff. They are dedicated individuals who care for and teach our children. They try very hard to give back to the community responsible, educated, young adults.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 22, 2010

I have found that all the teachers have the desire to help students pass such as ms.slagel and MR.Wright
—Submitted by a student


Posted December 5, 2008

i have found certain teachers to have outstanding attittudes, such as Shirley Henderson. While others are so stubborn about ideas that they leave no room for improvement in a school that is already below state averages in most areas. The parents in Kingman , overall are not much help either. It is unfortunate, because the ones suffering are our babies.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 5, 2008

Special education classes seem fragmented and behind the times in learning methods of individuals.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 27, 2007

A principal who is totally inaccessible to parents. Just one under performing school.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 22, 2007

Poor school and poor instruction. Weak administrators who absolutely fear the parents and the district office. As an educator what was happening at this school absolutely made me remove my children. One of the worst!!!!!!!!!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 10, 2007

Attended and gradutated therea ew years ago. Nice place to be, but not exactly a college prep.
—Submitted by a student


Posted June 18, 2007

Very poor math program sure the kids enjoyed school.Since it was run like a social club. Whatever happened to quality teachers and effective instruction. How about more hw, more quality teachers and better administration. A concerned parent
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 5, 2006

There is a major lack of diversity in elective choices. There is also a real dress code enforcement. As a parent of 2 children who have gone to this school I am very disappointed in the lack of principal envolvment.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 29, 2006

KHS is a great school. The only problem I found was the foreign language program. The music program is one of the best in AZ. My child was in the national honor society and received a scholarship to NAU. Good job Kingman
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 29, 2006

The academic program is good and they do have great English teachers. They lack in foreign languages though. Electives at the school are few, but the essential classes are great. There are many after school activities to pick from. The parents get some involvement.The business classes are a great pick.
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 23, 2005

Excellent AP English and Physics instructors. Weak dress code enforcement.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 25, 2004

this is an awesome school!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 14, 2004

I beleve this is the best school that my child has ever attended they are curtious and they respect the children the amination is very helpful and they are hands on with there students espcialy mr.venega he is the best vice.pricable that school has ever had
—Submitted by a student


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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.

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Source: Arizona Department of Education

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Source: Arizona Department of Education

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Source: Arizona Department of Education

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The state average for Math was 62% in 2013.

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The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

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The state average for Writing was 70% in 2013.

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

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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 73% 42%
Hispanic 20% 42%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 6%
Black 2% 5%
Two or more races 2% 1%
Asian 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51%N/A46%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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4182 N. Bank Street
Kingman, AZ 86401
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