La Joya Community High School

11650 West Whyman Ave, Avondale, AZ 85353 | (623) 478-4000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,888
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11650 W. Whyman Avenue, Avondale, AZ 85353
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: 1,888
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 89.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 922 (48.8%)
  • Females: 966 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 866 (45.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 212 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,078 (57.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
La Joya Community High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian281.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For La Joya Community High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade38820.6%
10th Grade46124.4%
11th Grade53028.1%
12th Grade50927.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 66%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 4 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,659
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
La Joya Community High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,82272%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,49228%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for La Joya Community High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on January 19, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My kids have gone to this school since 2007. They have all had wonderful experiences here. I still have 2 there now. The teachers are awesome and really care. One of my children is now in college thanks to her hard work and the teachers at La Joya.....GO Lobos!
  • Reviewed by Student on November 02, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school to me is so freakin horrible i feel abused here and also like a cagged dog. the school has no type of resources for me and it is also very strict on tardys i was late once and got put inside ocr basically in school suspension

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