Thunderbird High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Glendale Union High School District" in Phoenix, AZ. There are a total of 1,507 students and 64 teachers at Thunderbird High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 639 free lunch students and 80 reduced lunch students.
Thunderbird High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 35.5%, which is equal to the Arizona average.
|Taking some courses||244|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||24|
|Passing some courses||184|
|Passing no courses||52|
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 Thunderbird High School, there are a total of 271 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 244 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||32.7%||53.0%||43.8%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||2.6%||2.6%||4.9%||1.2%|
|Sunset School||34%||4.4||Glendale, AZ|
|Kachina Elementary School||41%||4.5||Glendale, AZ|
|Canyon Elementary School||33%||4.8||Glendale, AZ|
|Sunflower School||20%||4.8||Glendale, AZ|
|Marshall Ranch Elementary School||42%||4.8||Glendale, AZ|
|Desert Palms Elementary School||37%||4.8||Glendale, AZ|
|Desert Sky Middle School||32%||4.9||Glendale, AZ|
|Hope High School Online||70%||5.0||Glendale, AZ|
|Deer Valley Academy||50%||5.0||Glendale, AZ|
|Deer Valley High School||33%||5.0||Glendale, AZ|
|Heritage School||35%||5.1||Glendale, AZ|
|Horizon School||27%||5.1||Glendale, AZ|
|Population density (sq mi)||3,005||57||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||46%||53%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||79.7%||83.7%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||77.2%||82.2%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||57.3%||62.0%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||35.2%||36.5%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.9%||2.9%||3.3%|