Williams Field High School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Williams Field High School
Williams Field High School is an outstanding public high school located in Gilbert, Arizona. It is part of the Higley Unified School District and serves the communities of Gilbert, Queen Creek, and San Tan Valley. The school opened in 2008 and has since grown to become one of the top high schools in the state.
Williams Field High School offers a wide range of educational opportunities for its students. It has a rigorous academic program, with a variety of Advanced Placement courses, as well as a wide array of electives and extracurricular activities. The school also offers numerous clubs and organizations, such as the National Honor Society, the Student Council, and the Robotics Club.
The school also has a strong athletic program, with teams competing in the 5A division of the Arizona Interscholastic Association. The school has won numerous state championships in various sports, including softball, baseball, and football.
Williams Field High School is a great place for students to learn and grow. The school provides a safe and supportive learning environment, with dedicated teachers and staff who are committed to helping students reach their full potential.
2076 S. Higley Road
Higley, AZ 85236
Overview Williams Field High School
Williams Field High School serves 1,949 students in grades 8-12.
Williams Field High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Williams Field High School
Williams Field High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Williams Field High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.