Thunderbird High School

1750 West Thunderbird, Phoenix, AZ 85023 | (623) 435-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,547
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1750 W. Thunderbird, Phoenix, AZ 85023
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,547
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 77.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 771 (49.8%)
  • Females: 776 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 112 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 476 (30.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 588 (38.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thunderbird High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian372.4%
Black966.2%
Asian473.0%
Hispanic42827.7%
White93960.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thunderbird High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade39925.8%
10th Grade43328.0%
11th Grade36723.7%
12th Grade34822.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 60%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:39%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $50,415
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Thunderbird High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,61728%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$55,05072%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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