University High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#92
College Readiness Index
77.8
Math Proficiency
3.9
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
32:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 420 Students
  • 13 Teachers

University High School
9419 WEST VAN BUREN ST
TOLLESON, AZ 85353

Phone: (623) 478-4380

District: Tolleson Union High School District

Overview

University High School is ranked 7th within Arizona. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at University High School is 94 percent. The student body makeup is 42 percent male and 58 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 81 percent. University 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 Gold
National Rank
#92
State Rank
#7

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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 420
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 81%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 52%
Full-Time Teachers 13

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 77.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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