Apache Junction High School

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2525 S Ironwood Dr

Apache Junction, AZ 85120

(480) 474-3980

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,335

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Apache Junction High School

In my opinion, this school is one of the best 10 schools in the US

Posted by a other on 07/24/13

We have had some good and some bad experiences with AJHS. We like the music program and ROTC, for example, but the school is focused on teachers only and there's not much discipline or attempt to really teach the students. Performance academically is poor and most kids don't get any help - they are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

I like this school.it's cool enough to go to.there a lot of different ethnical groups here.

Posted by a student on 05/02/13

Horrible, horrible place. Constant cuts, teachers leaving, bad instruction. Don't send your kids here. They lie about benefits to new teachers, this is certainly not a happy place to educate students.

Posted by a teacher on 04/25/13

AJHS is the best i went there couldnt finish my highschool there but i went there 9th and 10th grade and i have learned alot there yes it has some problems like all schools do but there u will have the time of your life :) great teachers too.

Posted by a student on 01/03/12

I went to AJHS for all 4 years I'm not saying that in any way the school was perfect because its far from it most of my teachers were great but there are always the bad ones. The student community is very seperated and everyone had their own little group of friends just like any other school and not ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/21/11

This school is in need of more competent teachers, who exhibit knowledge of subject matter, and possess the ability to teach it in a professional manner. There are a few teachers, who have shared personal information regarding their dissatisfaction with pay, and fear of losing their jobs. Why do students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/19/11

Absolutely terrible school. My experience there was tremendously bad. Most of the kids at the school excluded others and tormented kids who were different than them. Violence, drugs and gangs infest this disease ridden school and I for one, couldn't stand it. I went for about a year, and then switched ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/12/10

it alright the buget cuts are killing them the teachers are great. there is no principle involement.the coaches are great too. they should have more activeties to intergrade the students(kind of like bonding)

Posted by a student on 03/22/10

it is a great high school for kids to learn...

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

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Test scores for Apache Junction High School

AIMS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Apache Junction High School
Apache Junction Unified District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Apache Junction schools — Apache Junction High School is located at 2525 S Ironwood Dr, Apache Junction AZ 85120. 2525 S Ironwood Dr is in the 85120 ZIP code in Apache Junction, AZ The school district for Apache Junction High School is the Apache Junction Unified District. Apache Junction High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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