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B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    A-
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    A
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
City High School is an above average, public, charter school located in Tucson, AZ. It has 184 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 45% of students are at least proficient in math and 55% in reading.
Address
48 East Pennington St
Tucson, AZ 85701
Telephone
(520) 623-7223
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
55%
Percent Proficient - Math
45%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1140
13 responses
Average ACT
AP Enrollment

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Living in the Area
A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    B
  2. Good for Families
    A+
  3. Housing
    A-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$22,404
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$778
National
$949
Median Home Value
$28,202
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
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  • Halloween!
    33%
  • Whole School Retreat
    33%
  • Block Party
    17%
  • Thanksgiving Feast
    17%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
184
Free or Reduced Lunch
29%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.3%
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.5 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.5 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.5 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$9,398/ year
National
$12,239
80%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.5 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.5 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.5 responses
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There is a wide variety of teaching styles, as all the teachers have very different backgrounds and are able to bring something new, with their experiences, to the table.
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They have good teachers that truly care about their students and will do everything they can to help them succeed. The students also care about each other.
City High School is able to create a safe, educational,, fun and interesting environment engaged around community efforts and experiential education