PROFICIENCY 50% 39% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Tanque Verde Unified District
50%Tanque Verde

Tanque Verde High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Tanque Verde Unified District" in Tanque Verde, AZ. There are a total of 559 students and 27 teachers at Tanque Verde High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 51 free lunch students and 9 reduced lunch students.

Tanque Verde High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 39% higher than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch51
Reduced lunch9


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment74
Taking some courses74
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses30
Passing no courses36

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 Tanque Verde High School, there are a total of 74 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 74 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School50-54%

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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Tanque Verde High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 77.8% 75.5% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 1.5% 1.0% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.5% 1.3% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.7% 18.4% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.7% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.5% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 2.7% 2.2% 3.1%

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Tanque Verde demographics profile

StatisticTanque VerdeArizonaNational
Population density (sq mi)5125791
Median age53.737.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)74%53%55%
Speak English90%73%79%
Speak Spanish5%20%13%

Education level achieved in Tanque Verde

IndexTanque VerdeArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade93.4%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school93.3%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college81.1%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.4%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters24.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.2%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Tanque Verde 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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