Apache Junction, AZ
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Apache Junction Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Apache Junction Unified School District Details

Apache Junction Unified School District
801 W. Southern
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

4,610 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Apache Junction Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Apache Junction High School
2525 S Ironwood Dr
Apache Junction, AZ, 85220
09-12
Cactus Canyon Junior High School
801 West Southern Avenue
Apache Junction, AZ, 85220
07-08
Desert Vista Elementary School
3701 E Broadway
Apache Junction, AZ, 85219
PK-06
Four Peaks Elementary School
1755 N Idaho Road
Apache Junction, AZ, 85219
PK-06
Mountain Shadows Education Center Closed School
2805 S. Ironwood Dr.
Apache Junction, AZ, 85220
N-N
Peralta Trail Elementary School
10965 E. Peralta Rd.
Apache Junction, AZ, 85218
KG-06
Superstition Mountain Elementary School
550 South Ironwood
Apache Junction, AZ, 85220
PK-06
Superstition Mountain On-Line School
1575 W. Southern Ave.
Apache Junction, AZ, 85120
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.6% 41.2%
Black 1.0% 5.4%
Hispanic 31.4% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.6% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.4% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,681 $17,101,926 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $530 $2,462,380 7.4%
Staff $330 $1,533,180 4.6%
General Administration $67 $311,282 0.9%
School Administration $315 $1,463,490 4.4%
Operation $791 $3,674,986 11.1%
Transportation $371 $1,723,666 5.2%
Other $180 $836,280 2.5%
Total Support $2,583 $12,000,618 36.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $871 $4,046,666 12.2%
Total Expenditures $7,135 $33,149,210 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,963 $4,398,097,495 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $593,600,482 6.4%
Staff $384 $426,639,324 4.6%
General Administration $130 $144,253,688 1.5%
School Administration $392 $434,936,629 4.7%
Operation $908 $1,007,575,403 10.8%
Transportation $328 $364,343,876 3.9%
Other $311 $345,223,928 3.7%
Total Support $2,988 $3,316,601,101 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $1,623,721,625 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,414 $9,338,489,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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