Marana Unified District (4404) School District

11279 W GRIER RD STE 115A
MARANA , AZ 85653 - 9609
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Marana Unified District (4404) School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 12,385 students in Marana Unified District (4404) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Marana Unified District (4404) School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Marana Unified District (4404) School District are Gladden Farms Elementary School, Twin Peaks Elementary School and Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Marana Unified District (4404) School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
19 Schools
2,430 Schools
# Students
12,385 Students
1,105,078 Students
# Teachers
753 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Marana Unified District (4404) School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 619 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 86% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#302 out of 640 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marana Unified District (4404)  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marana Unified District (4404)  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)
42%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marana Unified District (4404)  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
86%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marana Unified District (4404)  School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.65
# American Indian Students
159 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
207 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
4,713 Students
510,314 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
46%
# Black Students
260 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
6,495 Students
396,691 Students
% White Students
53%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
28 Students
4,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
523 Students
39,872 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
133
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
773
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
876
80,088
# Students in 2nd Grade:
898
79,512
# Students in 3rd Grade:
857
80,053
# Students in 4th Grade:
855
80,782
# Students in 5th Grade:
843
81,975
# Students in 6th Grade:
915
85,725
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,009
89,645
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,027
89,956
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,075
90,012
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,043
88,405
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,093
83,059
# Students in 12th Grade:
988
89,435
# Ungraded Students:
-
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,809 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,926. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,015 is less than the state median of $10,526. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$109 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marana Unified District (4404)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$112 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Marana Unified District (4404)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,809
$10,926
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marana Unified District (4404)  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,015
$10,526
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marana Unified District (4404)  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Marana Unified District (4404) School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gladden Farms Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11745 W Gladden Farms Dr
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 682-1180
Grades: PK-6
| 655 students
Rank: #22.
Twin Peaks Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7995 W Twin Peaks Rd
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 579-4750
Grades: PK-8
| 922 students
Rank: #33.
Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8500 N Continental Links Dr
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 352-7000
Grades: PK-6
| 408 students
Rank: #44.
Ironwood Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3300 W Freer Dr
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 579-5150
Grades: PK-6
| 369 students
Rank: #55.
Coyote Trail Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8000 N Silverbell Rd
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 579-5105
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #66.
Quail Run Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4600 W Cortaro Farms Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 579-4700
Grades: PK-6
| 544 students
Rank: #77.
Marana Distance Learning
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11279 W Grier Rd # 115a
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 682-3243
Grades: K-12
| 95 students
Rank: #88.
Mountain View High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3901 W Linda Vista Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 579-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,830 students
Rank: #99.
Degrazia Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5051 W Overton Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 579-4800
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
Rank: #1010.
Marana High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12000 W Emigh Rd
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 616-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,178 students
Rank: #1111.
Butterfield Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3400 W Massingale Rd
Tucson, AZ 85741
(520) 579-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 487 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Marjorie W Estes Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11279 W Grier Rd Ste 100
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 682-4738
Grades: PK-6
| 524 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Tortolita Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4101 W Hardy Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(520) 579-4600
Grades: 7-8
| 577 students
Rank: #1414.
Marana Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11279 W Grier Rd # 105
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 682-4730
Grades: 7-8
| 1,024 students
Rank: #1515.
Roadrunner Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
16651 W Calle Carmela
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 616-6363
Grades: PK-6
| 321 students
Rank: #1616.
Picture Rocks Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5875 N Sanders Rd
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 616-3700
Grades: PK-6
| 488 students
Rank: #1717.
Mcat High School
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
13650 N Mcduff Rd Ste 128
Marana, AZ 85653
(520) 682-4773
Grades: 9-12
| 119 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dove Mountain K-8
5650 W Moore Rd
Marana, AZ 85658
(520) 579-4500
Grades: PK-8
| 887 students
Rank: n/an/a
Musd Early Learning And Resource Center
Special Education School
7651 N Oldfather Dr
Tucson, AZ 85741
(520) 579-4900
Grades: PK
| 115 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 19
  • Enrollment: 12,385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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