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University High School (leave a review)
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+1 (623) 478-4380

9419 West Van Buren Street

Tolleson, Arizona


About University High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

University High School is one of 7 schools found in the Tolleson Union High School District of Arizona.

A relatively average sized school, it has an enrolment of 477 students from 9th Grade to 12th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

At University High School, the average teaching salary of $43,487 is lower 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
University High School 477$4,15428$43,4870.53
West-Mec - Tolleson Union High School (0.04 miles) 60.50
Tolleson Union High School (0.05 miles) 2025$6,43823$42,6150.34
Porfirio H. Gonzales Elementary School (0.53 miles) 844$8,14418$48,3900.23
Arizona Desert Elementary School (0.85 miles) 508$6,17320$49,2570.35
Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain (1.74 miles) 1149$5,386$46,6700.40

University High School

Number of pupils477
Funding per pupil$4,154
Pupils per teacher28
Average teacher salary$43,487
Diversity index0.53

West-Mec - Tolleson Union High School (0.04 miles)

Number of pupils6
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.50

Tolleson Union High School (0.05 miles)

Number of pupils2025
Funding per pupil$6,438
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$42,615
Diversity index0.34

Porfirio H. Gonzales Elementary School (0.53 miles)

Number of pupils844
Funding per pupil$8,144
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$48,390
Diversity index0.23

Arizona Desert Elementary School (0.85 miles)

Number of pupils508
Funding per pupil$6,173
Pupils per teacher20
Average teacher salary$49,257
Diversity index0.35

Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain (1.74 miles)

Number of pupils1149
Funding per pupil$5,386
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary$46,670
Diversity index0.40
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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.
998thlargest school
1140thhighest number of FTE teachers
2391stlowest pupil-teacher ratio
806thhighest average teaching salary
846thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
398thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
807thhighest diversity index
1342ndhighest 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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