Desert Vista High School

Unclaimed
9/10
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Reviews
66
Grades
9-12
Students
3,037
Type
Public
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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
9/10
Test scores
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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.


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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
74%
State avg: 53%
Details
Geometry
61%
State avg: 34%
Algebra II
68%
State avg: 30%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
90%
State avg: 76%
AP course participation
18%
State avg: 15%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
89%
State avg: 59%
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Equity
Environment
General Information
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Students
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White
63%
Hispanic
16%
Asian
8%
Black
6%
Two or more races
5%
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
23 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Students per counselor
438 :1
State avg: 756 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
75%
State avg: 85%
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66 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
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2 7
1 10
Neighborhood
16440 South 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
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Last modified: September 12, 2017
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