Pima Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools in Pima Unified School District, serving 749 students. Pima Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Public schools in Pima Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Pima Unified School District are Gila Valley Learning Center, Pima High School and Pima Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NamePima Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pimaschools.org
School District Phone Number(928) 387-8002
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools4 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students749 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers41 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1

District Comparison

Pima 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#438 out of 645 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pima Unified   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pima 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)
28%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pima 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
80-89%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pima Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.450.65
# of American Indian Students5 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students1 Student32,009 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students190 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
45%
# of Black Students7 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students522 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
70%
38%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students24 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 12,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:4480,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:4781,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4982,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5285,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:6288,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:6389,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:7188,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:7287,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:6386,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:6386,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:6284,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:5078,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:5183,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $8,455 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,250. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,028 is less than the state median of $9,802. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$6 MM$4 MM
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Spending$6 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Pima Unified   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,455$10,250
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pima Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,028$9,802
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pima Unified   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Pima Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Gila Valley Learning Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    170 S. Main Street
    Pima, AZ 85543
    (928) 387-8015

    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
  • Pima High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    131 S. Main
    Pima, AZ 85543
    (928) 387-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
  • Pima Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    131 S. Main Street
    Pima, AZ 85543
    (928) 387-8002

    Grades: K-6 | 388 students
  • Pima Junior High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    192 E. 200 S.
    Pima, AZ 85543
    (928) 387-8100

    Grades: 7-8 | 135 students
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