PROFICIENCY 28% 23% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Glendale Union High School District
35%Glendale
36%Arizona

Glendale High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Glendale Union High School District" in Glendale, AZ. There are a total of 1,719 students and 75 teachers at Glendale High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 1,324 free lunch students and 112 reduced lunch students.

Glendale High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.5%, which is 23% lower than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1719
Teachers75
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch1324
Reduced lunch112

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment206
Taking some courses194
Taking some courses (not tests)20
Passing some courses69
Passing no courses122

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 Glendale High School, there are a total of 206 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 194 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School26%

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.

Glendale High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 10.4% 31.7% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 9.1% 7.9% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 3.8% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 75.0% 53.0% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.7% 2.6% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.9% 2.2% 3.1%

Glendale demographics profile

StatisticGlendaleArizonaNational
Population239,9437,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)4,0346591
Median age33.937.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%53%55%
Speak English68%73%79%
Speak Spanish24%20%13%

Education level achieved in Glendale

IndexGlendaleArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade80.3%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.6%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college55.7%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.9%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.3%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Glendale High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.