University High School



University High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University 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
9 163
10 131
11 107
12 76

University High School is a public high school of the Tolleson Union High School District located in Tolleson, AZ. It has 477 students in grades 9th through 12th. University High School is the 203rd largest public high school in Arizona and the 11,165th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 28.1 to 1.

Total Students: 477
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,165th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 203rd out of 659
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 263rd out of 276
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 182nd out of 276

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University High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 302
(63%)
5,540
(49%)
 Male 175
(37%)
5,841
(51%)

University High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 312
(65%)
8,663
(76%)
 White 79
(17%)
1,071
(9%)
 Asian 41
(9%)
219
(2%)
 Black 25
(5%)
1,077
(9%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
194
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
36
(0%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
121
(1%)

University High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 255
(53%)
4,403
(39%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(36%)
5,962
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(10%)
1,016
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

University High School is ranked 160th out of 416 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

University High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 420
2011 436
2012 460
2013 495
2014 524
2015 477

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 31.8
2011 32.5
2012 33.8
2013 34.9
2014 27.6
2015 28.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.52380952380952
2011 0.53669724770642
2012 0.6
2013 0.58181818181818
2014
2015 0.46540880503145

Compare University High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,016.7% 20.2:1
 
2,810.0% 28.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
This School 46.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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