Maricopa High School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Maricopa High School
Maricopa High School is a public high school located in Maricopa, Arizona. It is part of the Maricopa Unified School District, and serves students in grades 9-12. The school has a long history of providing quality education to its students, and has consistently been ranked among the top schools in the state.
Maricopa High School offers a wide range of courses and activities to its students, including Advanced Placement classes, a variety of sports teams, and a comprehensive selection of clubs and organizations. The school also has a strong focus on college and career readiness, and provides a variety of resources to help students prepare for post-secondary success.
Maricopa High School is committed to creating a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school offers a variety of mental health and wellness services, as well as a comprehensive bullying prevention program. Additionally, the school works closely with community partners to provide additional support and resources to students and families.
Maricopa High School is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its strong academic programs, wide range of activities, and commitment to providing a safe and supportive environment, Maricopa High School is an excellent choice for any student looking for a high-quality high school experience.
955 Stanislaus St.
Maricopa, CA 93252
9 – 12
Overview Maricopa High School
Maricopa High School serves 85 students in grades 9-12.
Maricopa High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Maricopa High School
Maricopa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Maricopa High School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.