Amphitheater Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 13,645 students in Amphitheater Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Amphitheater Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Amphitheater Unified School District are The Innovation Academy, Painted Sky Elementary School and Winifred Harelson Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Amphitheater Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Amphitheater Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Amphitheater Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
22 Schools
2,350 Schools
# Students
13,645 Students
1,105,218 Students
# Teachers
788 Teachers
47,587 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Amphitheater Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#260 out of 640 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Amphitheater Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amphitheater Unified   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amphitheater Unified   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amphitheater Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.62
0.65
# American Indian Students
252 Students
61,491 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
6%
# Asian Students
424 Students
31,838 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
5,808 Students
497,757 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
45%
# Black Students
669 Students
58,207 Students
% Black Students
5%
5%
# White Students
6,046 Students
417,623 Students
% White Students
44%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
68 Students
3,983 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
378 Students
33,882 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
93
12,624
# Students in K Grade:
862
79,836
# Students in 1st Grade:
911
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
998
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,001
84,898
# Students in 4th Grade:
984
87,786
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,096
88,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,073
87,202
# Students in 7th Grade:
999
86,107
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,070
85,623
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,212
85,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,148
83,671
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,122
77,920
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,075
83,263
# Ungraded Students:
1
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,608 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,358. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,358 is less than the state median of $10,827. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$131 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$128 MM
$4 MM
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Revenue / Student
$9,608
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Amphitheater Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,358
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Amphitheater Unified   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Amphitheater Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
The Innovation Academy
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
825 West Desert Fairways Drive
Tucson, AZ 85755
(520) 696-5149
Grades: K-5
| 316 students
Rank: #22.
Painted Sky Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12620 N. Woodburne Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85755
(520) 696-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 397 students
Rank: #33.
Winifred Harelson Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
826 W Chapala Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5000
Grades: K-6
| 516 students
Rank: #44.
Canyon Del Oro High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
25 West Calle Concordia
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5560
Grades: 9-12
| 1,565 students
Rank: #55.
Richard B Wilson Junior School
Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2330 W Glover Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-8
| 1,212 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Copper Creek Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11620 N Copper Spring Trail
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Mesa Verde Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1661 W Sage
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-6090
Grades: PK-5
| 366 students
Rank: #88.
Ironwood Ridge High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
2475 West Naranja Drive
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 696-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,717 students
Rank: #99.
Lulu Walker School
Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1750 W Roller Coaster Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 451 students
Rank: #1010.
Lawrence W Cross Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1000 W. Chapala Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 662 students
Rank: #1111.
AMPHITHEATER Public Schools
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
450 E Wetmore
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: K-12
| 39 students
Rank: #1212.
Coronado K-8 School
Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3401 E. Wilds Road
Tucson, AZ 85739
(520) 696-6610
Grades: K-8
| 887 students
Rank: #1313.
Marion Donaldson Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2040 W Omar Dr
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 296 students
Rank: #1414.
Frances Owen Holaway Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 N Cherry Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 397 students
Rank: #1515.
Rio Vista Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1351 E. Limberlost
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 696-5250
Grades: K-5
| 443 students
Rank: #1616.
La Cima Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
5600 N. La Canada
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 696-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 481 students
Rank: #1717.
L M Prince School
Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
125 E. Prince Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #1818.
E C Nash School
Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
515 W Kelso
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: K-5
| 386 students
Rank: #1919.
Helen Keeling Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2837 N. Los Altos Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #2020.
Amphitheater Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
315 East Prince Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-6230
Grades: 6-8
| 768 students
Rank: #2121.
Amphitheater High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
125 W Yavapai Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,206 students
Rank: #2222.
Rillito Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
266 E Pastime Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 696-5000
Grades: PK-12
| 76 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Amphitheater Unified District
  • 701 W WETMORE RD, TUCSON, AZ, 85705-1547
  • (520) 696-5000
  • amphi.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 13,645 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62

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