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590 Camino Lito Galindo

Rio Rico, AZ 85648

(520) 375-8700

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,115

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Rio Rico High School

To New Teachers....STAY FAR AWAY......the teacher turnover in this district is about 85% per year. There are many reasons. You will be worked to death, underpaid and treated poorly, no planning periods, after school meetings constantly and shown no respect daily. They have to recruit from other states ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/24/14

I am a former student of Rio Rico HIgh School and attended there all four academic years. I have come to find that the school is very supportive of its students. and put an extreme effort into improving the school. For the most part, the AP classes are excellent, but regular ones are just busy work. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/09/09

It is a very high academic school and the teachers are really helpful in preparing you for your future endeavors

Posted by a student on 08/07/08

well the school is in okay condition the ap teachers are wonderful and are very good regular teachers are okay some don't spend enough time with the students. sports and clubs are really good here exept for football. But for example the Cross country and track boys and girls are both state champs along ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/11/08

Rio Rico High School, a decent place to go to school. It is located in a pretty amazing community that is really growing at an alarming rate. Like others have stated, the main problem is getting enough teachers to try and off set the growth. As far as athletics go, it seems as though we are always ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/25/08

Well, I am a student at RRHS and i think this school is like all schools. It has good location and is a very calm school. It does not have as many extra-cirricular activities asother schools do, but then again the school does not recieve much. And if it does it maostly goes to the football program-which ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/15/08

I have had a Student at Rio Rico High School every year it has been a School since it opened. They have excellent extracirricular activities. A top ranked Chess Club, a german Club that goes to Germany every other year, and a great Fine Arts department, With a Band that is second to none in the State. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/07

it only has 2 security guards for a very large school.the lunches do not tast good and they arent that healthy either.we dont have enouhg teaches for the amount of students.there is always something happening here.i dont always feel safe in this school.

Posted by a student on 10/02/07

THe quality of thsi high school is excellent. Teachers are highly certified, the location is great, extra curricular activities are improving each year considering the funds the school recieves...I would recommend RRHS to any parent looking for a great education for their child and a social environment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/05

Academic programs are in fair quality, not due to poor teaching skills or lack of motivation to teach students, Extracurricular activities, though few, are well developed, particualarly the theatre and sports departments. Parent involvement is not all that common (there are the select few however), ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 04/01/05

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Test scores for Rio Rico High School

AIMS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Rio Rico High School
Santa Cruz Valley 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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Rio Rico schools — Rio Rico High School is located at 590 Camino Lito Galindo, Rio Rico AZ 85648. 590 Camino Lito Galindo is in the 85648 ZIP code in Rio Rico, AZ The school district for Rio Rico High School is the Santa Cruz Valley Unified District. Rio Rico High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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