Dobson High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
12.5
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,854 Students
  • 126 Teachers

Dobson High School
1501 WEST GUADALUPE
MESA, AZ 85202

Phone: (480) 472-0200

District: Mesa Unified District

Overview

At Dobson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Dobson High School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Dobson High School is 1 of 10 high schools in the Mesa Unified District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,854
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 126

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 87%
Proficient in Math 67%
College Readiness Index 12.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 19,105
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 20.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Dobson High School is 1 of 10 schools in the Mesa Unified District.

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