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LA JOYA COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL

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La Joya Community High School Overview

La Joya Community High School is a part of the Tolleson Union High School District school district in Avondale, Arizona. As of our last data update the school employs 77.80 full-time teachers. There are 1751 students of which 370 receive a free lunch and 703 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

LA JOYA COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL
11650 WEST WHYMAN AVE
AVONDALE, AZ 85353

Mailing Address

LA JOYA COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL
11650 W. WHYMAN AVENUE
AVONDALE, AZ 85353

General Information

Level: High School
District: Tolleson Union High School District
Phone Number: 623-478-4000
School ID: 40852002339
Full-time Teachers: 77.80
Total Students: 1751
Eligible for Free Lunch: 370
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 703

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 22.51 students per full-time teacher compared to the Arizona average of 22.12 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - La Joya Community High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Arizona Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) 2014 Results for La Joya Community High School
SubjectFar Below StandardApproaching StandardMeets StandardExceeds Standard
Math 36%25% 33% 6%
Reading 1%20% 75% 4%
Writing 5%37% 57% 1%
Science 53%15% 21% 11%

* or blank fields denote data that was either not reported or not applicable
Source: Arizona Department of Education - http://www.azed.gov/research-evaluation/aims-assessment-results/

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students48%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students77%
Math: All Female45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female80-84%
Math: All Male45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male70-74%
Math: High School48%
Reading and Language Arts: High School77%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Maricopa County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Maricopa County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for LA JOYA COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL

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Collier Elementary School

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Underdown Junior High School

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Legacy Traditional School Avondale

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Distance: ~2 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Avondale Public Library

11350 North Civic Center Drive Avondale, AZ 85323
Distance: ~1 miles

Tolleson Public Library

9555 West Van Buren Street Tolleson, AZ 85353
Distance: ~3 miles

Peoria Public Library System

8463 West Monroe Street Peoria, AZ 85345
Distance: ~11 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey