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La Joya Community High School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (623) 478-4000

11650 W. Whyman Avenue

Avondale, Arizona


About La Joya Community High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

La Joya Community High School is located in the Tolleson Union High School District of the state of Arizona. It is one of 7 schools in its district.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from 9th Grade to 12th Grade and has an enrolment of 2,226 students - compared to other schools in Arizona, this is a relatively large school.

The number of teachers at La Joya Community High School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

The average teacher's salary is $46,217, which is higher than the Arizona state average of $43,752.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
La Joya Community High School 2226$6,00927$46,2170.43
West-Mec - La Joya High School (0.01 miles) 50.48
Estrella Vista Elementary School (0.46 miles) 956$7,67418$37,3640.41
Littleton Elementary School (0.59 miles) 812$10,12316$32,3580.48
Collier Elementary School (1.12 miles) 893$8,18618$33,8280.60
Underdown Junior High School (1.14 miles) 0

La Joya Community High School

Number of pupils2226
Funding per pupil$6,009
Pupils per teacher27
Average teacher salary$46,217
Diversity index0.43

West-Mec - La Joya High School (0.01 miles)

Number of pupils5
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.48

Estrella Vista Elementary School (0.46 miles)

Number of pupils956
Funding per pupil$7,674
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$37,364
Diversity index0.41

Littleton Elementary School (0.59 miles)

Number of pupils812
Funding per pupil$10,123
Pupils per teacher16
Average teacher salary$32,358
Diversity index0.48

Collier Elementary School (1.12 miles)

Number of pupils893
Funding per pupil$8,186
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$33,828
Diversity index0.60

Underdown Junior High School (1.14 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index
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Nearest Schools
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Rankings within Arizona
There are 2,414 schools in Arizona. Rankings don't always go up to 2,414 because some schools have missing data.
37thlargest school
73rdhighest number of FTE teachers
2388thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
564thhighest average teaching salary
569thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
441sthighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1290thhighest diversity index
879thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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