Fort Thomas Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 245 students in Fort Thomas Unified School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Arizona.
Public High Schools in Fort Thomas Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Arizona public high school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Fort Thomas Unified School District are Fort Thomas High School and Mt. Turnbull Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Fort Thomas Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 70%, which is less than the Arizona average of 79%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Fort Thomas High School, with ≥80% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arizona or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Arizona public high school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Fort Thomas 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
2 Schools
880 Schools
# Students
245 Students
382,923 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
14,459 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Fort Thomas Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 328 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 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#532 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fort Thomas Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
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   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   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   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.20
0.65
# American Indian Students
218 Students
19,170 Students
% American Indian Students
89%
5%
# Asian Students
n/a
13,637 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
4 Students
163,937 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
43%
# Black Students
n/a
20,774 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
23 Students
153,725 Students
% White Students
9%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,390 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
9,957 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
229
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,022
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,095
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,147
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
3,409
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
3,798
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
4,678
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
6,517
# Students in 7th Grade:
47
12,157
# Students in 8th Grade:
46
12,373
# Students in 9th Grade:
46
85,674
# Students in 10th Grade:
46
83,656
# Students in 11th Grade:
31
77,909
# Students in 12th Grade:
29
83,256
# Ungraded Students:
-
3

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,924 is higher 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 $14,401 is higher 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
$10 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fort Thomas 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
$9 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Fort Thomas 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
$16,924
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fort Thomas 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
$14,401
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fort Thomas 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 Fort Thomas Unified School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fort Thomas High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Highway 70
Fort Thomas, AZ 85536
(928) 485-9423
Grades: 7-12
| 226 students
Mt. Turnbull Academy
Hwy. 70
Fort Thomas, AZ 85536
(928) 475-3050
Grades: 9-12
| 19 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: 245 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • 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
    : 0.20

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