Tsehootsooi Middle School

Tel: (928)729-6805
Grades: 6-8

590 students

Tsehootsooi Middle School serves 590 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Tsehootsooi Middle School operates within the Window Rock Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 590 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 590 students
Tsehootsooi Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Tsehootsooi Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tsehootsooi Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.85. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Tsehootsooi Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
98%
5%
Tsehootsooi Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
43%
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
42%
Tsehootsooi Middle School White (1988-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Tsehootsooi Middle School Sch Ethnicity Tsehootsooi Middle 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.
0.04 0.85
Tsehootsooi Middle 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.
n/a
36%
Tsehootsooi Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2011)
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.
n/a
11%
Tsehootsooi Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,371 students has grown by 29% over five years.
School District Name Window Rock Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 3,371 274
Window Rock Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM n/a
Window Rock Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM n/a
Window Rock Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,790 $0
Window Rock Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,244 $0
Window Rock 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 Window Rock High School (3.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Navajo Middle School (15.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Window Rock Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ft Defiance Integrated Preschool
    Navajo Rte 12
    Ft Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-7552
    0  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Window Rock Window Rock Elementary School
    Chee Dodge Dr
    Window Rock , AZ , 86515
    (928)810-7733
    0.4  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ft. Defiance Window Rock High School
    Navajo Route 12
    Ft. Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-6706
    3.8  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Defiance Tse'hootsooi Elementary School
    Navajo Route 7
    Fort Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-6706
    5.1  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Defiance Native - Window Rock High School
    Vocational School
    Navajo Route No. 7
    Fort Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-7015
    Vocational School
    5.2  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
White Students are Now the Minority in U.S. Public Schools
Increasing birth rates among immigrant families from Asia and Central and South America, combined with lower birth rates among white families, means that for the first time in history, public school students in the United States are majority-minority. This shift in demographics poses difficulties for schools as they work to accommodate children of varying language abilities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Did You Know?
Apache County, AZ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the Arizona average of 0.85. The most diverse school district in Apache County is 4-winds Academy Incorporated Dba 4-winds Academy School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.