Catalina Foothills Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 5,292 students in Catalina Foothills Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Catalina Foothills Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Catalina Foothills Unified School District are Catalina Foothills High School, Sunrise Drive Elementary School and Manzanita School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Catalina Foothills Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Catalina Foothills 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
8 Schools
2,350 Schools
# Students
5,292 Students
1,105,218 Students
# Teachers
260 Teachers
47,587 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Catalina Foothills Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#82 out of 640 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Catalina Foothills Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Catalina Foothills 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)
70%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Catalina Foothills 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
95%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Catalina Foothills 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
0.57
0.65
# American Indian Students
10 Students
61,491 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
6%
# Asian Students
364 Students
31,838 Students
% Asian Students
7%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,353 Students
497,757 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
45%
# Black Students
88 Students
58,207 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
3,164 Students
417,623 Students
% White Students
60%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
18 Students
3,983 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
295 Students
33,882 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
128
12,624
# Students in K Grade:
320
79,836
# Students in 1st Grade:
366
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
344
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
369
84,898
# Students in 4th Grade:
336
87,786
# Students in 5th Grade:
402
88,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
436
87,202
# Students in 7th Grade:
440
86,107
# Students in 8th Grade:
448
85,623
# Students in 9th Grade:
476
85,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
426
83,671
# Students in 11th Grade:
413
77,920
# Students in 12th Grade:
388
83,263
# Ungraded Students:
-
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,549 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 $8,662 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
$51 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Catalina Foothills Unified   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$46 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Catalina Foothills Unified   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,549
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Catalina Foothills 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
$8,662
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Catalina Foothills 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 Catalina Foothills Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Catalina Foothills High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4300 E Sunrise Dr
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 209-8300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,703 students
Rank: #22.
Sunrise Drive Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
5301 E. Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 209-7900
Grades: K-5
| 572 students
Rank: #33.
Manzanita School
Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3000 E. Manzanita Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 209-7800
Grades: K-5
| 592 students
Rank: #44.
Canyon View Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5725 N. Sabino Canyon Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 209-7700
Grades: PK-5
| 425 students
Rank: #55.
Ventana Vista Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6085 N Kolb Rd
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 209-8000
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #66.
Orange Grove Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1911 E Orange Grove Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 209-8200
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students
Rank: #77.
Esperero Canyon Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
5801 N Sabino Canyon Rd
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 209-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 649 students
3435 E. Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 209-7650
Grades: PK
| 128 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 5,292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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