PROFICIENCY 32% 12% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Amphitheater Unified District
45%Tucson
36%Arizona

Amphitheater High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Amphitheater Unified District" in Tucson, AZ. There are a total of 1,221 students and 65 teachers at Amphitheater High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 804 free lunch students and 86 reduced lunch students.

Amphitheater High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 31.5%, which is 12% lower than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1221
Teachers64.54
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch804
Reduced lunch86

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment143
Taking some courses68
Taking some courses (not tests)73
Passing some courses16
Passing no courses46

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 Amphitheater High School, there are a total of 143 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 68 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School15-19%

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.

Amphitheater High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 16.0% 46.0% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 8.9% 5.1% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 4.8% 3.1% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 65.3% 41.5% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.6% 2.2% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.5% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 1.6% 2.2% 3.1%

Tucson demographics profile

StatisticTucsonArizonaNational
Population68,6957,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,5786591
Median age41.437.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%53%55%
Speak English81%73%79%
Speak Spanish15%20%13%

Education level achieved in Tucson

IndexTucsonArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade90.1%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school89.2%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college71.1%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.3%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.6%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.9%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Amphitheater High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.