Alice Vail Middle School

Alice Vail Middle School serves 672 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Alice Vail Middle School operates within the Tucson Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 672 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 672 students
Alice Vail Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alice Vail Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Alice Vail Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alice Vail Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 20:1 23:1
Alice Vail Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
5%
Alice Vail Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Alice Vail Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
47%
44%
Alice Vail Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
5%
Alice Vail Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
34%
41%
Alice Vail Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Alice Vail Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.66 0.42
Alice Vail Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
58%
36%
Alice Vail Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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%
14%
Alice Vail Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Tucson Unified School District's student population of 49,308 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,393 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,532 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
118
1
Number of Students Managed 49,308 311
Tucson Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $520 MM $3 MM
Tucson Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $528 MM $2 MM
Tucson Unified  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,393 $9,449
Tucson Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,532 $8,879
Tucson Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rincon High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mary Meredith K-12 School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Desert Sky Community School (0.7 miles away)
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