Pinnacle High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#970
College Readiness Index
35.5
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,565 Students
  • 100 Teachers

Pinnacle High School
3535 EAST MAYO BLVD
PHOENIX, AZ 85050

Phone: (602) 449-4000

District: Paradise Valley Unified District

Overview

Pinnacle High School is ranked 13th within Arizona. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pinnacle High School is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 18 percent. Pinnacle High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Paradise Valley Unified District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#970
State Rank
#13

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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 2,565
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 18%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 8%
Full-Time Teachers 100

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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 97%
Proficient in Math 85%
College Readiness Index 35.5

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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 7
Total Students 10,436
Proficient in Reading (district average) 86%
Proficient in Math (district average) 63%
College Readiness (district average) 22.1

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Nearby Schools

Pinnacle High School is 1 of 7 schools in the Paradise Valley Unified District.

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