Alice Vail Middle School

  • Alice Vail Middle School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Alice Vail Middle School operates within the Tucson Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 637 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 637 students
Alice Vail Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Alice Vail Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Alice Vail Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Alice Vail Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 17:1 20:1
Alice Vail Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
2%
5%
Alice Vail Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Alice Vail Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
50%
45%
Alice Vail Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
5%
Alice Vail Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
32%
40%
Alice Vail Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Alice Vail Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Alice Vail Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Alice Vail Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.42
Alice Vail Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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%
34%
Alice Vail Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Alice Vail Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tucson Unified School District's student population of 47,872 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,880 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,065 is higher than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Tucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
84
1
Number of Students Managed 47,872 325
Tucson Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $487 MM $3 MM
Tucson Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $496 MM $3 MM
Tucson Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,880 $8,166
Tucson Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,065 $8,440
Tucson Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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