Phoenix Union Bioscience 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
512 E Pierce St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone
(602) 764-1100
District
PHOENIX UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT (4286)
County
MARICOPA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
373
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.3% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Phoenix Union Bioscience High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

100 80 60 40 20 0
88%
46%
84%
40%
91%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
74%
42%
73%
36%
74%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 11

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
44%
72%
36%
88%
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
17
18
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 111 29.8%
Grade 10 106 28.4%
Grade 11 77 20.6%
Grade 12 79 21.2%
Total 373 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.5% 4.6% 38.9%
Black 4.9% 8.9% 5.6%
Hispanic 75.4% 81.8% 46.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 1.6% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 3.0% 5.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.6% 83.2% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.9% 75.2% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.7% 8.0% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 726,465 7,278,717
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,318.6 63
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.6% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.3% 24.1%
65 OR OLDER 8.4% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 233,306 2,561,987
Single Parent Households With Children 18.5% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 71.8% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.4% 28.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.8% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.7% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 18.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.6% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.3% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 16.0% 11.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,775 $157,570,875 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,084 $29,576,940 9.0%
Staff $566 $15,443,310 4.7%
General Administration $211 $5,757,135 1.7%
School Administration $482 $13,151,370 4.0%
Operation $1,431 $39,044,835 11.8%
Transportation $409 $11,159,565 3.4%
Other $356 $9,713,460 2.9%
Total Support $4,539 $123,846,615 37.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,768 $48,239,880 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,082 $329,657,370 100.0%
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%