PROFICIENCY 28% 23% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Paradise Valley Unified District
46%Phoenix
36%Arizona

North Canyon High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Paradise Valley Unified District" in Phoenix, AZ. There are a total of 1,957 students and 87 teachers at North Canyon High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 811 free lunch students and 120 reduced lunch students.

North Canyon 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
Students1957
Teachers86.6
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch811
Reduced lunch120

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment335
Taking some courses139
Taking some courses (not tests)198
Passing some courses62
Passing no courses59

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 North Canyon High School, there are a total of 335 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 139 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School27%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School28%

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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North Canyon High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
Caucasian 43.3% 60.0% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 0.3% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 3.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 42.2% 28.5% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.3% 1.1% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 4.6% 3.0% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 3.7% 2.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Deer Valley High School33%7.2Glendale, AZ
Deer Valley Academy50%7.2Glendale, AZ
Desert Sky Middle School32%7.2Glendale, AZ
Canyon Elementary School33%7.7Glendale, AZ
Sunflower School20%7.8Glendale, AZ
Hope High School Online70%7.9Glendale, AZ
Kachina Elementary School41%8.0Glendale, AZ
Cherokee Elementary School72%8.0Paradise Valley, AZ
Challenge Charter School74%8.2Glendale, AZ
Desert Heights Charter School40%8.3Glendale, AZ
Greenbrier Elementary School47%8.6Glendale, AZ
Sunset School34%8.6Glendale, AZ

Phoenix demographics profile

StatisticPhoenixArizonaNational
Population234,4956,728,577318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,2755791
Median age46.337.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%53%55%
Speak English87%73%79%
Speak Spanish6%20%13%

Education level achieved in Phoenix

IndexPhoenixArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade95.3%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school94.9%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college83.6%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.9%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.6%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.3%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The North Canyon High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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