PROFICIENCY 67% 87% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
62%Catalina Foothills Unified District
63%Catalina Foothills

Catalina Foothills High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Catalina Foothills Unified District" in Catalina Foothills, AZ. There are a total of 1,638 students and 80 teachers at Catalina Foothills High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 151 free lunch students and 53 reduced lunch students.

Catalina Foothills High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.5%, which is 87% higher than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch151
Reduced lunch53


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment655
Taking some courses484
Taking some courses (not tests)160
Passing some courses380
Passing no courses96

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Catalina Foothills High School, there are a total of 655 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 484 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School65%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School68%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Catalina Foothills High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 63.6% 66.9% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 2.8% 2.3% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 7.4% 8.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 20.9% 17.3% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.9% 4.6% 2.2% 3.1%

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Catalina Foothills demographics profile

StatisticCatalina FoothillsArizonaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,2265791
Median age52.437.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%53%55%
Speak English84%73%79%
Speak Spanish7%20%13%

Education level achieved in Catalina Foothills

IndexCatalina FoothillsArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade97.6%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school97.3%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college87.9%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree70.4%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors64.7%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters34.2%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree16.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate7.1%1.2%1.3%
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