Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 340 students in Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arizona.
Public Elementary Schools in Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Arizona public elementary school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District are Fort Thomas Elementary School, Mt. Turnbull Elementary School and Mt. Turnbull Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Arizona public elementary school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,586 Schools
# Students
340 Students
751,535 Students
# Teachers
30 Teachers
34,092 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 490 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 80-89% has increased from 60-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#532 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fort Thomas Unified District (4221)  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)
19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fort Thomas Unified District (4221)  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
80-89%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fort Thomas Unified District (4221)  School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.05
0.66
# American Indian Students
331 Students
38,451 Students
% American Indian Students
97%
5%
# Asian Students
n/a
24,492 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
n/a
343,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
46%
# Black Students
n/a
41,515 Students
% Black Students
n/a
6%
# White Students
9 Students
267,107 Students
% White Students
3%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,811 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
29,502 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
11,282
# Students in K Grade:
42
72,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
54
80,096
# Students in 2nd Grade:
46
79,517
# Students in 3rd Grade:
41
80,064
# Students in 4th Grade:
46
80,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
40
81,983
# Students in 6th Grade:
47
85,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
70,276
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
69,749
# Students in 9th Grade:
8
9,737
# Students in 10th Grade:
5
9,549
# Students in 11th Grade:
5
9,201
# Students in 12th Grade:
6
10,559
# Ungraded Students:
-
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,414 is higher than the state median of $10,881. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,818 is higher than the state median of $10,480. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$10 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$9 MM
$4 MM
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Revenue / Student
$17,414
$10,881
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Spending / Student
$14,818
$10,480
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Best Fort Thomas Unified District (4221) School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fort Thomas Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
15560 West Elementary School R
Fort Thomas, AZ 85536
(928) 485-2433
Grades: PK-6
| 206 students
Rank: #22.
Mt. Turnbull Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
10 Education Lane
Bylas, AZ 85530
(928) 475-2020
Grades: PK-6
| 110 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mt. Turnbull Academy
Alternative School
297 E Us Highway 70
Fort Thomas, AZ 85536
(928) 475-3050
Grades: PK-12
| 24 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Fort Thomas Unified District
  • 15560 W Elementary School Road, Fort Thomas, AZ, 85536
  • (928) 485-9423
  • ftusd.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.05

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