La Joya Community High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
11.6
Math Proficiency
2.1
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,845 Students
  • 80 Teachers

La Joya Community High School
11650 WEST WHYMAN AVE
AVONDALE, AZ 85353

Phone: (623) 478-4000

District: Tolleson Union High School District

Overview

At La Joya Community High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at La Joya Community High School is 21 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 88 percent. La Joya Community High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Tolleson Union High School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,845
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 88%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 66%
Full-Time Teachers 80

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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 70%
Proficient in Math 43%
College Readiness Index 11.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 6
Total Students 9,375
Proficient in Reading (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 27.1

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