• Phoenix Union High School District Profile

    • Year Founded: 1895
    • Student Enrollment: 27,761
    • Attendance Rate: 93.8%
    • 4-year Graduation Rate: 82%
    • Annual Dropout Rate: 3.1%
    • District Size: 220 Square Miles
    • Grades: 9-12
  • 20 Schools

    • 10 comprehensive
    • 1 College & Career Magnet School
    • 3 Support Schools
    • 4 Small Schools
    • 2 Micro Schools
  • District Diversity

    • Hispanic: 81.7%
    • Anglo: 4.4%
    • African American: 8.3%
    • Native American: 2.4%
    • Asian: 1.6%
    • Other: 1.6%
    • English Language Learners: 5%
    • Primary Home Language
    • English: 44.2%
    • Spanish: 52.4%
    • Primary Home
    • Languages Represented: 71
    • Special Education Program: 10.6%
    • Gifted Program: 5.6%
    • Free and Reduced Lunch: 77.4%
  • Magnet Programs

    • Aviation / Aerospace Education
    • Computer Studies
    • Global Studies
    • International Baccalaureate
    • Law-Related Studies
    • Marine Science
    • Medical and Health Studies
    • Metro Tech High School
    • Multimedia Communications
    • Performing Arts
    • Visual Arts

    Elementary Partner Districts

    Alhambra, Balsz, Cartwright, Creighton, Isaac, Laveen, Madison, Murphy, Osborn, Phoenix, Riverside, Roosevelt and Wilson

  • Employees: 2,777


    Staff

    • Teachers: 1,617
    • Support Staff: 1,076
    • Administrators: 84


    Teacher Education

    • 52% have Masters or above

    Teacher Experience

    • 68% 10 year or more
    • 26% 4-9 years
    • 6% 0-3 years
    • Beginning Teacher Salary: $40,702
    • Average Teacher Salary:$60,924 *Includes Prop 301 Performance-based pay.