Fountain Hills, AZ
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Fountain Hills 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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Fountain Hills Unified School District Details

Fountain Hills Unified School District
16000 E. Palisades Blvd.
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

1,682 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Fountain Hills 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
Fountain Hills High School
16100 E. Palisades Blvd.
Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268
09-12
Fountain Hills Middle School
15414 N. Mc Dowell Mountain Roa
Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268
06-08
Fountain Hills.online School
16100 E. Palisades Blvd.
Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268
09-12
Four Peaks Elementary School
15414 Mc Dowell Mountain Road
Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268
04-05
Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School
14825 N. Fayette Dr.
Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268
PK-03

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.9% 41.2%
Black 1.3% 5.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 12.8% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.3% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.2% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,042 $7,186,676 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $687 $1,221,486 7.9%
Staff $249 $442,722 2.9%
General Administration $170 $302,260 2.0%
School Administration $427 $759,206 4.9%
Operation $1,045 $1,858,010 12.0%
Transportation $448 $796,544 5.2%
Other $418 $743,204 4.8%
Total Support $3,445 $6,125,210 39.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,212 $2,154,936 13.9%
Total Expenditures $8,699 $15,466,822 100.0%
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%