Santa Rita High School

Santa Rita High School serves 1,094 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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 1094 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,094 students
Santa Rita High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Santa Rita High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Santa Rita High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Santa Rita High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
1%
5%
Santa Rita High School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
Santa Rita High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
39%
43%
Santa Rita High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
9%
5%
Santa Rita High School Black (1989-2012)
White
41%
42%
Santa Rita High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Santa Rita High School Sch Ethnicity Santa Rita High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.67 0.64
Santa Rita High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
37%
36%
Santa Rita High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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.
5%
11%
Santa Rita High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,559 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 69% over five years.
School District Name Tucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
1
Number of Students Managed 52,559 285
Tucson Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
Tucson Unified  School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $504 MM $2 MM
Tucson Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $545 MM $2 MM
Tucson Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,784 $9,374
Tucson Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,488 $8,323
Tucson Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pima County Jted At Santa Rita High School (0 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
  • Tucson Pima County Jted At Santa Rita High School
    Vocational School
    3951 South Pantano
    Tucson , AZ , 85730
    (520)745-4588
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tucson Nan Lyons Elementary School
    7555 East Dogwood
    Tucson , AZ , 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.5  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tucson Carson Middle School
    7777 East Stella Rd
    Tucson , AZ , 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.7  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tucson Ford Elementary School
    8001 East Stella Rd
    Tucson , AZ , 85730
    (520)225-6060
    0.7  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Tucson Aztec Middle College - East
    8181 East Irvington Bldg E5
    Tucson , AZ , 85719
    (520)225-6060
    0.7  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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