Phoenix Union Bioscience High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
13.5
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 286 Students
  • 17 Teachers

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School
512 EAST PIERCE ST
PHOENIX, AZ 85004

Phone: (602) 764-5600

District: Phoenix Union High School District

Overview

At Phoenix Union Bioscience High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 81 percent. Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is 1 of 15 high schools in the Phoenix Union High School 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 286
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 81%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 64%
Full-Time Teachers 17

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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 99%
Proficient in Math 91%
College Readiness Index 13.5

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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 15
Total Students 25,802
Proficient in Reading (district average) 77%
Proficient in Math (district average) 52%
College Readiness (district average) 10.8

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Nearby Schools

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School is 1 of 15 schools in the Phoenix Union High School District.

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