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Poston Butte High School
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  • Public
  • SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Administration
    grade C minus
  7. Sports
    grade B
  8. Food
    grade C minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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Poston Butte High School is an above average, public school located in SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ. It has 1,434 students in grades 7-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 15% of students are at least proficient in math and 22% in reading.

About

32375 N GANTZEL RD
SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ 85143

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
22%
Percent Proficient - Math
15%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1140
58 responses
Average ACT
23
141 responses
AP Enrollment
21%

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Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$88,466
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,729
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$304,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
74%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 43 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 43 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 153 responses
  • Spirit weeks
    20%
  • Homecoming (week, dance, game)
    19%
  • Football games
    15%
  • Prom
    12%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Student council events
    6%
  • Pep rallies
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,434
Free or Reduced Lunch
16%
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 47 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 47 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 47 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$45,759
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.4%
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 65 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 65 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 65 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$7,397 / year
National
$12,239
84%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 62 responses
39%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 62 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 62 responses

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