PROFICIENCY 40% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
40%American Charter Schools Foundation d.b.a. Desert Hills High
51%Gilbert
36%Arizona

Desert Hills High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "American Charter Schools Foundation d.b.a. Desert Hills High" in Gilbert, AZ. There are a total of 209 students and n/a teachers at Desert Hills High School, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 84 free lunch students and 10 reduced lunch students.

Desert Hills High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 11% higher than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students209
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch84
Reduced lunch10

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Desert Hills High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20-29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All50-59%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School50-59%

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.

Desert Hills High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 47.1% 47.1% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 9.1% 9.1% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.3% 2.3% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 33.4% 33.4% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.2% 4.2% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.6% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.2% 3.2% 2.2% 3.1%

Gilbert demographics profile

StatisticGilbertArizonaNational
Population226,8327,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,3356591
Median age33.337.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%53%55%
Speak English86%73%79%
Speak Spanish6%20%13%

Education level achieved in Gilbert

IndexGilbertArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade93.7%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school93.5%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college79.2%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree53.0%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.4%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.3%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.2%1.3%
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Everyone is very kind and helpful and so accepting. No one is alone, and our students and teachers make it a point to leave no one alone or behind.
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Source: The Desert Hills High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.