La Joya Community High School



La Joya Community High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

La Joya Community High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 487
10 454
11 456
12 397

La Joya Community High School is a public high school of the Tolleson Union High School District located in Avondale, AZ. It has 1,794 students in grades 9th through 12th. La Joya Community High School is the 67th largest public high school in Arizona and the 2,116th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 24.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,794
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 72.2

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La Joya Community High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 940
(52%)
5,180
(51%)
 Female 854
(48%)
4,887
(49%)

La Joya Community High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,272
(71%)
7,317
(73%)
 Black 260
(14%)
1,051
(10%)
 White 166
(9%)
1,222
(12%)
 Asian 37
(2%)
196
(2%)
 Two or More 29
(2%)
127
(1%)
 American Indian 26
(1%)
129
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
25
(0%)

La Joya Community High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,031
(57%)
5,636
(56%)
 Not Eligible 600
(33%)
3,353
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 163
(9%)
1,078
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

La Joya Community High School is ranked 29th out of 0 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of La Joya Community High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.6%) is higher than the state average of 45.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

La Joya Community High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2347
2006 2196
2007 2279
2008 2181
2009 1888
2010 1845
2011 1751
2012 1794

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.3
2006 21.1
2007 22
2008 21.9
2009 21
2010 23
2011 22.5
2012 24.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53003834682574
2006 0.52459016393443
2007 0.014041246160597
2008 0.47959651535993
2009 0.57097457627119
2010 0.66124661246612
2011 0.61279268989149
2012 0.66555183946488

Compare La Joya Community High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,948.4% 19.5:1
 
2,480.0% 24.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 66.6%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
La Joya Community High School
Avondale, AZ
Public 09 - 12 1,794 24.8:1  
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