Alice Vail Middle School

5350 E 16th St
Tucson, AZ 85711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 716 students in grades 6-8, Alice Vail Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alice Vail Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Alice Vail Middle School's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Alice Vail Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Alice Vail Middle School is 0.65, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1321 out of 1956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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14%
35%
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33%
40%
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24%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
50%
47%
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Black
7%
6%
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White
30%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Alice Vail Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alice Vail Middle School's ranking?
Alice Vail Middle School is ranked #1321 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Alice Vail Middle School often compared to?
Alice Vail Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ida Flood Dodge Traditional Middle Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Alice Vail Middle School?
716 students attend Alice Vail Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Alice Vail Middle School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Black, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alice Vail Middle School?
Alice Vail Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Alice Vail Middle School offer ?
Alice Vail Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Alice Vail Middle School part of?
Alice Vail Middle School is part of Tucson Unified District (4403) School District.
In what neighborhood is Alice Vail Middle School located?
Alice Vail Middle School is located in the Desert Aire And Loma Linda neighborhood of Tucson, AZ.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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