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Edge High School - Northwest

Charter | 9-12 | 48 students

 

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Posted March 10, 2011

Edge is a very good school if you are very motivated and determined to finsh school early . I actually went into edge with 8 or 9 credits in 2010 and finished high school in Feb. 4 , 2011. All the teachers here are very helpful when you ask for help. It may be a small school , but with less students the more the students are focused on their school work. I am proud to say I am a Graduate from Edge High School of 2011(:
—Submitted by a student


Posted August 6, 2009

My daughter had problems with drama at her pubic high school which cause her to miss school and not focus on her studies. The smaller school has helped. The education is part class room, and part online. She back on track. If the student is modivated they can graduate early. She is learning.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 10, 2007

The teachers are very sweet and they care about each student deeply however they don't teach us anything concerning our studies. this school has definitely slowed me down and I haven't learned anything effective . When I first got here I was motivated to do my best and get all my credits but after the first month I lost all interest because of the environment around me
—Submitted by a student


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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.

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Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

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67%
Writing

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

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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

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 72% 42%
Hispanic 23% 42%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 6%
Asian 2% 3%
Black 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47%N/A46%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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School Leader's name
  • Rob Pecharich
Fax number
  • (520) 877-9225

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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231 W. Giaconda Way, #113
Tucson, AZ 85704
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