Paradise Valley High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.4
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,571 Students
  • 92 Teachers

Paradise Valley High School
3950 EAST BELL RD
PHOENIX, AZ 85032

Phone: (602) 449-7000

District: Paradise Valley Unified District

Overview

At Paradise Valley High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Paradise Valley High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Paradise Valley High School is 1 of 8 high schools in the Paradise Valley Unified District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 1,571
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 42%
Full-Time Teachers 92

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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 79%
Proficient in Math 63%
College Readiness Index 8.4

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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 8
Total Students 10,614
Proficient in Reading (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 21.1

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