Santa Rita High School

Santa Rita High School serves 948 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Santa Rita High School operates within the Tucson Unified School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AZ state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 948 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 948 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
American Indian
1%
5%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
38%
43%
Black
10%
5%
White
45%
42%
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
37%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 51,568 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Tucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
1
Number of Students Managed 51,568 299
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
District Total Revenue $504 MM $2 MM
District Spending $545 MM $2 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,787 $9,374
District Spending / Student $9,491 $8,323
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pima County Jted At Santa Rita High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nan Lyons Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TucsonPima County Jted At Santa Rita High School
    Vocational School
    3951 South Pantano
    TucsonAZ 85730
    (520)352-5833
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | 6 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TucsonNan Lyons Elementary School
    7555 East Dogwood
    TucsonAZ 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.5 mi | 276 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TucsonCarson Middle School
    7777 East Stella Rd
    TucsonAZ 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.7 mi | 443 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • TucsonFord Elementary School
    8001 East Stella Rd
    TucsonAZ 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.7 mi | 377 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • TucsonAztec Middle College - East
    8181 East Irvington Bldg E5
    TucsonAZ 85719
    (520)225-6060
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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