Pinnacle High School

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Pinnacle High School
Pinnacle High School logo.jpg
Address
3535 East Mayo Boulevard

,
85050

Coordinates33°40′51″N 112°00′29″W / 33.6808°N 112.0081°W / 33.6808; -112.0081Coordinates: 33°40′51″N 112°00′29″W / 33.6808°N 112.0081°W / 33.6808; -112.0081
Information
TypePublic high school
Established2000
School districtParadise Valley Unified School District
PrincipalChad Lanese[1]
Teaching staff95.80 (on an FTE basis)[2]
Grades9–12[2]
Enrollment2,579[2] (2016-2017)
Student to teacher ratio25.71[2]
Color(s)Blue & White
NicknamePioneers
Website

Pinnacle High School is a public high school located in the north valley of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona. PHS opened in 2000,[3] and is a part of the Paradise Valley Unified School District (PVUSD). The school’s nickname is the Pinnacle Pioneers, and the school's colors are blue and white.

Campus[edit]

Pinnacle High School's campus includes eight buildings, two baseball fields, two softball fields, one football field, two practice football fields, one lacrosse field, a track, eight tennis courts, ten batting/racquetball cages, a student parking lot, and a staff parking lot.

Demographics[edit]

The demographic breakdown of the 2,463 students enrolled in the 2015-2016 school year was:

  • Male - 52.3%
  • Female - 47.7%
  • Native American/Alaskan - 0.4%
  • Asian/Pacific islanders - 3.7%
  • Black - 1.8%
  • Hispanic - 11.5%
  • White - 78.6%
  • Multiracial - 4.0%

7.1% of the students were eligible for free or reduced-cost lunch. For 2015-2016, Pinnacle was a Title I school.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

Spencer Rattler, recruited to Oklahoma University’s 2019 football program. His first debut was Saturday, September 7, during the OU vs South Dakota game. Rattler (#7) was brought in during the 3rd quarter and threw a 23 yarder to receiver, Trejan Bridges, for the 9th TD of the match, which OU went on to win handily.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leadership / Administration". www.pvschools.net. Retrieved 25 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Pinnacle High School". ed.gov. Retrieved 24 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Overview / Overview". www.pvschools.net. Retrieved 25 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Sydney Wiese - WNBA.com - Official Site of the WNBA". wnba.com. Retrieved 25 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Brian Lewerke Bio :: Michigan State :: Official Athletic Site". Retrieved 30 December 2017.

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