Cortez High School

8828 North 31st Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85051 | (623) 435-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,271
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8828 N. 31st Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85051
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,271
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 62.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 637 (50.1%)
  • Females: 634 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 113 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 725 (57.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 838 (65.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cortez High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian776.1%
Black1149.0%
Asian876.8%
Hispanic59646.9%
White39731.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cortez High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade37529.5%
10th Grade31624.9%
11th Grade28022.0%
12th Grade30023.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 68%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:32%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $48,136
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Cortez High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,89832%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$53,03268%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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