Fountain Hills High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
16100 E Palisades Blvd
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
Phone
(480) 664-5000
District
FOUNTAIN HILLS UNIFIED DISTRICT (4247)
County
MARICOPA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
464
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.7% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Fountain Hills High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
53%
46%
51%
40%
55%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
58%
42%
55%
36%
61%
48%
58%
42%
55%
36%
61%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
61%
44%
53%
36%
69%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
19
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 125 26.9%
Grade 10 116 25.0%
Grade 11 113 24.4%
Grade 12 110 23.7%
Total 464 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.5% 69.3% 38.9%
Black 1.5% 1.5% 5.6%
Hispanic 10.6% 12.4% 46.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.9% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 9.3% 15.9% 5.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.7% 25.5% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 22.1% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 3.4% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,220 7,278,717
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,214.7 63
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 2.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 11.6% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 15.5% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.3% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 36.2% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,855 2,571,268
Single Parent Households With Children 3.4% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.9% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.0% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.7% 11.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.1% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.4% 18.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.8% 18.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.6% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,986 $5,843,476 46.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $1,049,656 8.3%
Staff $191 $280,006 2.2%
General Administration $217 $318,122 2.5%
School Administration $510 $747,660 5.9%
Operation $1,076 $1,577,416 12.4%
Transportation $531 $778,446 6.1%
Other $531 $778,446 6.1%
Total Support $3,773 $5,531,218 43.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $911 $1,335,526 10.5%
Total Expenditures $8,669 $12,708,754 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,101 $4,739,754,811 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $588 $679,729,078 6.7%
Staff $372 $429,834,408 4.2%
General Administration $149 $172,638,369 1.7%
School Administration $430 $496,574,086 4.9%
Operation $943 $1,090,092,667 10.8%
Transportation $317 $366,834,508 3.6%
Other $342 $395,127,147 3.9%
Total Support $3,142 $3,630,812,438 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,529 $1,767,618,417 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,772 $10,138,192,386 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%