Marana High School

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12000 W Emigh Rd

Tucson, AZ 85743

(520) 616-6400

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,000

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Marana High School

This is a great school that suffers from many misperceptions. The students are kind and caring. The staff works hard to meet the needs of the students. There are many AP programs, Science Olympiad, Academic Decathlon type programs that challenge the brightest students regardless of what the school's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/27/14

I will be a senior this year. I'm excited and nervous to leave. I don't feel prepared for college or the world. The class sizes are large. Some teachers go above and beyond while not. They school picks favorites and there are a lot of fights/drugs. The schools motto is "caring and effective". ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/25/14

The administration at Marana High School plays favorites and gets involved in teen drama. They discriminate against kids who come from disadvantaged backgrounds. The athletic director is really bad about making it difficult for certain kinds of kids to participate in sports even when they meet all requirements. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/13

I am a a former student and graduate of Marana High School (MHS). I am beyond grateful for the encouragement, pressure, expectations and more importantly- guidance that this public school not only offered but provided to me. Only graduating 3 years ago (2008); I am almost completed with my Bachelors ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/03/11

I am a parent of a freshman and at the begining of the school year when parents were asked to attend the opening enrollment, it all sounded great I was excited to think that my son would have resources at hand to help if he were to fall behind in a subject. He has needed extra help and the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/11

this school does not deserve a rating. teachers do not grade properly, academies aren't doing anything, and there is no challenging academic programs

Posted by a student on 05/26/10

I am a ex-student of Marana High School. I graduated in 2007. I must say while the school is great 'socially', academically the school needs severe improvement. When I attended Marana I took a CP classes, graduated, only to still test lower in college. I was very disappointed and did not feel that Marana ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/15/10

This is a great school for a college-bound student. Marana High School has made excellent efforts to identify and track excelling students. Additionally, they have an academy system which allows students to thrive in a small learning community. The wide variety of course offerings this high school has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/10

I am a senior of this high school and I am proud of it, but at the same time I am not. The quality of the education at this school is average, but that is depending on what kind of education and from what kind of teachers you are going to get. Some teachers are above excellent, and some teachers are ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/29/09

I am a now a current 10th grade student at Marana High School. I also feel like I get no help from all of my teachers. The better teachers do shine out better then the ones that dont. Last year was not the best year with all of the fights but i hope that this year will be better.

Posted by a student on 06/28/09

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Test scores for Marana High School

AIMS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Marana High School
Marana 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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Tucson schools — Marana High School is located at 12000 W Emigh Rd, Tucson AZ 85743. 12000 W Emigh Rd is in the 85743 ZIP code in Tucson, AZ The school district for Marana High School is the Marana Unified District. Marana High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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