Kofa High School

3100 Ave A, Yuma, AZ 85364 | (928) 502-4600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,374
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4 out of 5 | 22 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
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: 2,374
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 89.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,227 (51.7%)
  • Females: 1,147 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 258 (10.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,429 (60.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,687 (71.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kofa High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian431.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kofa High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade61425.9%
10th Grade60325.4%
11th Grade57324.1%
12th Grade58424.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 55%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:41%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,433
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Kofa High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,95940%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,34760%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 22 Reviews
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22 reviews for Kofa High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 30, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • im not gonna lie kofa high school is a pretty good school but the fact that most of the students smoke cigars at this school is very disturbing......
  • Reviewed by Student on October 22, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I've been here in kofa and some of the teachers will hit on me others will be complete buttholes to me they just don't like me because I'm a different race :(
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 19, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is the best school ever...
    thinks to all the teachers that work on kofa high school...Byee...
  • Reviewed by Student on June 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm going to go to kofa this august 10th and I'm so excited I'm going to be a freshman!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love kofa be cause they practice their english so much and people talk about kofa that is a very good school and "go kofa!" hugs and kisses bye my love.
  • Reviewed by Student on January 21, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is pretty fair, yes teachers are not always in a great possitive mood, and on the otherhand who is?? we all have our days, and if students do not cooperate than why should they? I mean they are trying to teach you something, and some dont care to learn... I have met one real mean teacher so far but hey atleast I tried. Not because of that this school's going to be horrible!
    And to those who say it has low academics well if you want higher education TAKE AP courses!! duh.
    I actually like this school very much!!!
    Gooo KINGS!!!!!!!!!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is an awesome school. I graduated in 2003 and honestly I would have chose no different high school to attend. The teachers are very great and very caring. Its been 6 years since I graduated and I still remember the Kofa Fight Song.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 01, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • kofa high school is the best i was their for almost four years and loved it
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I Grad.. from Kofa Many moons ago. I had great teachers that I was able to look up to. and some. Not. my advise is, keep your chin up. do the best you can, and be respectful. you will reap the benifit. Dont look for the bad in people, we are not perfect. Know who you are, trust in yourself that you can be the best.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 05, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i went to kofa for 1st sememster i loved the people but the staff never really liked me. mr.laguna dropped me from the school with no warning for suspition of residence. THAT SCHOOL IS WACK.
    and i love you
  • Reviewed by Student on April 10, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • All that matters is that KHS is the region champs and city champs for football so by far KOFA is better than anyone else especially yuma and we about to get a 3- peat in track and feild thats right !!!
  • Reviewed by Student on March 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am currently a senior at KOFA and all I have to say is that I LOVE it! All of my teachers since freshmen year have been very fair and they have done their best to teach me what I need to learn.and to all of those negative people out there who talk crap about MY school, get the freak out and go somewhere else then, the least thing KOFA needs is more negative students.oh yeah and that goes to all the parents too.just because your kid says it's a living hell doesn't mean it is.maybe he/she needs to cooperate and suck it up.LIFE IS TOUGH! and it only gets harder. The teachers at KOFA do their best.and hey in the end we are only human and we all make mistakes, right? So yeah I have enjoyed my years in KOFA =) I will definitely miss MRS DAMPIER (culinary arts), because of her I was introduced to the ART INSTITUTE OF PHOENIX. By the way my name is Angie Lopez =)
  • Reviewed by Student on January 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Reviewed by Community Member on January 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I was a student at kofa and it was ok. However now my sister attends to kofa and there is a teacher which I think should not be there, (...), he is a (...) teacher, and is an arrogant person, he is the kind of teacher that thinks he knows everything and takes advantage of his authority, he denied the right to learn to my sister, and that is unlawful, and to be honest he doesn't deserve to be teaching, he keeps callings students immature when he is the most immature person I have ever known.

    Mrs. Palacios you are an awesome teacher.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 19, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school needs to up there academics. if you have a child who is in this school and you move your child would be so far behind. when we moved from OR we had the issue of keep my child from getting board. she was basically repeating everything from the 5th grade. that's not fair to her. when we moved again up to Washington St she was so far behind she had to make up classes. this needs to change. students should not have to suffer for this.
  • Reviewed by Teacher on October 01, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I teach proud to say that I teach at Kofa. We have many caring teachers who are there to give our students the education they need and deserve. As with any school, it is not perfect, but the positive outweighs the negative. For example, we have awesome students who actually love being there because they have the right attitude. Having pride in our school is a King Thing!
  • Reviewed by Student on September 09, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a Junior at Kofa and I have enjoyed every second I have been here.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 09, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a student at this school and it has been an awesome year so far.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 09, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • kofa high school is the best school ever
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 12, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son has been at this school for ONE day and it has been a total nightmare. Lack of information combined with bad attitude from every staff member I've talked to has made my sons first day of high school a living hell. We are a military family and we do not have options which makes this even sadder. I would not recommend this school to anyone who has an option of going elsewhere.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 12, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is alright but needs work.

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