San Luis High School in Somerton Township, AZ - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,591
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    255 3.4
  • Ranking

San Luis High School is a public school in Somerton Township, Arizona. It has 2,591 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 54% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 255 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1250 North Eighth Ave
San Luis, AZ 85349
(928) 502-4600

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 255 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Student Culture & Diversity: Most students come from the same ethnic background and there's not much diversity but very rarely do new students appear from different ethnicities. Students greet them and show them around, the students find they're perfect clique and all get along perfectly.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: School nurses are very kind, half of them know for I go there occasionally, I have awful panic attacks and they attend me good and know what to do. Bullying is something that is always shunned upon but it rarely happens, people stand up for each other and others do the same for a person in need. Security in school in respected and known well, very few students rebel against authority and are usually very cooperative l if they've done something wrong. I like this school a lot even with its faults, but no school is perfect.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This cool hasn't brought me any troubles, I was proned of being bullied and once I entered this school, I felt comfortable and very rarely have I been in a hostile situation with a student. Teachers get to know you, and students don't immediately neglect you or judge you. Teachers take their time to show the lessons correctly and even have time to tell funny or interesting stories. Of course I wouldn't starting high school again to join clubs and meeting new people, but I can't change that and can only look forward to the future. This school has given me good memories engraved in my mind I wouldn't change that.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: The food is healthy but usually very disgusting, only about once or twice does the cafeteria surprise us with good food. Even the pizza tastes bad, how could someone go wrong with pizza?!
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: The principles don't usually get involved as much, they just suddenly appear but it makes the students calm down. The security in school, that usually check for dress code or for tardee sweep, they are very known and respected since they're charismatic and funny. Most students don't disrespect their teachers or authority, but there are always rebels everywhere that ask for attention no matter what. Bullying is not a big thing, students stand up for others if they're being humiliated, and are very friendly in general. Counselors don't take initiative with their students and usually don't have time since they have meetings, but once you get a hold of one, they can help in starting you up with necessities, but not that helpful in afterwards.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
1.66 Southwest Junior High School Public
2.00 Ed Pastor Elementary School Public
1.33 Cesar Chavez Elementary School Public
1.66 Harvest Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
2.00 Desert View Elementary School Public
1.33 San Luis Middle School Public
1.33 PPEP TEC High School - Cesar Chavez Learning Center Public, Charter
1.00 Arizona Desert Elementary School Public
1.00 Rio Colorado Elementary School Public
1.66 Gadsden Elementary School Public
Tierra del Sol Elementary School Public
Valle del Encanto Learning Center Public
1.66 Desert Sonora Elementary School Public
PPEP TEC High School - Jose Yepez Learning Center Public, Charter
2.00 Somerton Middle School Public
1.66 Orange Grove Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Gila Ridge High School 13 mi. 1,849
3.00 Cibola High School 14 mi. 2,486
1.66 Kofa High School 14 mi. 2,239
1.66 Yuma High School 17 mi. 1,629
2.00 Calexico High School 44 mi. 2,127

Around San Luis High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Student Diversity

San Luis High School United States Calexico High School Cibola High School Gila Ridge High School Kofa High School Yuma High School
Hispanic 99.0% 24.5% 99.0% 77.0% 49.0% 81.0% 81.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 2.0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
African American 0% 15.2% 0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
White 0% 51.6% 0% 16.0% 43.0% 13.0% 13.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.1%
Grade 10 25.6%
Grade 11 24.0%
Grade 12 23.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 61% Yes
  • 39% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 37% Teachers, classrooms, state support
  • 33% The high school staff members support.
  • 30% My friends

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 30% Lack of foreign language classes
  • 30% No diversity
  • 26% The act of many irresponsible students not caring.
  • 9% Lack of wide variety of CTE classes
  • 6% Not challenging enough

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 20 responses

  • 80% Plentiful of Hispanic culture.
  • 10% The teachers helping the students makes easier.
  • 5% Equal
  • 5% The community of students are very friendly.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 81% Hispanic
  • 10% Meh
  • 5% Fun
  • 5% Dedicated

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 48% Join clubs
  • 19% Join student council and enjoy the experience.
  • 14% Get to know student council
  • 10% Join sports!
  • 5% Do not join student council
  • 5% None of these are helpful.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 6% I love everything about this school.
  • 81% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 12% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.