Nogales Unified School District

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Overview

School District NameNogales Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.nusd.k12.az.us
School District Phone Number(520) 287-0800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools11 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students5,842 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers214 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1

District Comparison

  • Nogales Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nogales 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nogales 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nogales Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.020.65
# of American Indian Students4 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
6%
# of Asian Students26 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students5,770 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
99%
45%
# of Black Students6 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# of White Students31 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
1%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students4 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:512,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:39080,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:42081,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:37882,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:44385,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:44588,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:47989,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:44088,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:45787,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:45086,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:50686,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:51284,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:46278,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:45583,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,575 in this school district is less than the state average of $7,839. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,256 is less than the state average of $7,481. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$44 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nogales Unified   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$42 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Nogales Unified   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,575$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nogales Unified   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,256$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nogales Unified   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Nogales Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A J Mitchell Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    855 N Bautista St
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0840

    Grades: K-5 | 406 students
  • Challenger Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 E Calle Mayer
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 377-0544

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Desert Shadows Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    340 Blvd. Del Rey David
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 377-2646

    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
  • Francisco Vasquez De Coronado Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2301 N Al Harrison Rd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    652 N. Tyler Ave
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
  • Mary L Welty Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1050 W Cimarron St
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
  • Nogales High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1905 Apache Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 377-2021

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,814 student
  • Pierson Vocational High School Vocational School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    451 N. Arroyo Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Pvhs Aoi Program
    451 N Arroyo Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0918

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
  • Robert Bracker Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    121 Camino Diez Mandamientos
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: K-5 | 262 students
  • Wade Carpenter Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    595 W. Kino Street
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800

    Grades: 6-8 | 617 students
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