Arizona School for the Arts

Unclaimed
10/10
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Reviews
119
Grades
5-12
Students
836
Type
Public charter
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
87%
State avg: 53%
Details
Geometry
83%
State avg: 34%
Algebra II
67%
State avg: 30%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 76%
AP course participation
20%
State avg: 15%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
100%
State avg: 59%
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8/10
Academic progress
How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.

A promising sign:

Students at this school are making more academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school’s continued success.

Equity
10/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity section below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
65%
Hispanic
21%
Asian
5%
Black
5%
Two or more races
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
66%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 95%
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Neighborhood
1410 North 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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