Marcos De Niza High School

6000 South Lakeshore Dr, Tempe, AZ 85283 | (480) 839-0292
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,889
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6000 S Lakeshore Drive, Tempe, AZ 85283
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,889
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 92.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 957 (50.7%)
  • Females: 932 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 400 (21.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 400 (21.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Marcos De Niza High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian18810.0%
Black23612.5%
Asian673.5%
Hispanic63833.8%
White76040.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Marcos De Niza High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade53828.5%
10th Grade48125.5%
11th Grade40321.3%
12th Grade46724.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 39%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:61%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $53,257
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Marcos De Niza High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,67819%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$56,18781%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Marcos De Niza High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on AIMS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

AIMS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2010 Cohort - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201024.0%21.0%18.0%
200941.0%41.0%38.0%
200887.0%100.0%-
 
Reading Test
201024.0%28.0%29.0%
200949.0%80.0%57.0%
200883.0%98.0%-
 
Writing Test
201034.0%28.0%27.0%
200955.0%62.0%48.0%
200867.0%81.0%-
 
Science Test
200838.0%52.0%-
 

Grade 2011 Cohort - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
20108.0%23.0%19.0%
200977.0%81.0%87.0%
 
Reading Test
201046.0%57.0%47.0%
200978.0%84.0%83.0%
 
Writing Test
201042.0%52.0%45.0%
200976.0%84.0%72.0%
 
Science Test
200944.0%55.0%34.0%
 

Grade 2012 Cohort - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201060.0%73.0%59.0%
 
Reading Test
201079.0%85.0%77.0%
 
Science Test
201046.0%53.0%35.0%
 
Writing Test
201075.0%83.0%72.0%
 

HS - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200981.0%98.0%71.0%
200862.0%99.0%58.0%
 
Reading Test
200980.0%94.0%75.0%
200870.0%79.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
200944.0%57.0%39.0%
200839.0%53.0%37.0%
 
Writing Test
200969.0%80.0%64.0%
200863.0%78.0%63.0%
 

Grade 2009 Cohort - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200921.0%19.0%23.0%
200844.0%59.0%-
 
Reading Test
200931.0%37.0%27.0%
200858.0%86.0%-
 
Writing Test
200938.0%33.0%26.0%
200851.0%63.0%-
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200871.0%82.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
200876.0%84.0%73.0%
 
Writing Test
200867.0%81.0%68.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200838.0%47.0%35.0%
 
Reading Test
200849.0%68.0%49.0%
 
Writing Test
200850.0%63.0%46.0%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200833.0%35.0%28.0%
 
Reading Test
200834.0%43.0%36.0%
 
Writing Test
200850.0%51.0%35.0%
 

Grade 2008 Cohort - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200828.0%25.0%-
 
Reading Test
200843.0%31.0%-
 
Writing Test
200838.0%26.0%-
 
Source: AZ Department of Education 2009-2010

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