Ironwood High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
7.5
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,987 Students
  • 98 Teachers

Ironwood High School
6051 WEST SWEETWATER AVE
GLENDALE, AZ 85304

Phone: (623) 486-6400

District: Peoria Unified School District

Overview

At Ironwood High School, students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Ironwood High School is 8 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 40 percent. Ironwood High School is 1 of 8 high schools in the Peoria Unified School 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 1,987
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 40%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 30%
Full-Time Teachers 98

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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 86%
Proficient in Math 75%
College Readiness Index 7.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size 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 12,416
Proficient in Reading (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 5.9

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

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