2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 852 Students
- 41 Teachers
University High School
421 NORTH ARCADIA BLVD
TUCSON, AZ 85711
Phone: (520) 225-6060
District: Tucson Unified School District
University High School offers honors and Advanced Placement courses, as well as electives such as software development and beginning dance. University High School partners with the University of Arizona to offer concurrent enrollment in an engineering course. Foreign languages offered include Chinese and German, and student groups range from archery to Model United Nations. Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords graduated from University High.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||46%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||15%|
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||94.4|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||69%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||46%|
|College Readiness (district average)||19.9|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.