Sahuarita Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 6,271 students in Sahuarita Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Sahuarita Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Sahuarita Unified School District are Copper View Elementary School, Walden Grove High School and Sahuarita Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Sahuarita Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sahuarita Unified 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Sahuarita 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
7 Schools
2,350 Schools
# Students
6,271 Students
1,105,218 Students
# Teachers
309 Teachers
47,587 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Sahuarita Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 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 88% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#228 out of 640 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sahuarita Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sahuarita 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)
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sahuarita 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
88%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sahuarita 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
0.57
0.65
# American Indian Students
58 Students
61,491 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# Asian Students
58 Students
31,838 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
3,349 Students
497,757 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
45%
# Black Students
182 Students
58,207 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
2,443 Students
417,623 Students
% White Students
39%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
26 Students
3,983 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
155 Students
33,882 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
96
12,624
# Students in K Grade:
391
79,836
# Students in 1st Grade:
443
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
398
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
452
84,898
# Students in 4th Grade:
456
87,786
# Students in 5th Grade:
493
88,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
485
87,202
# Students in 7th Grade:
495
86,107
# Students in 8th Grade:
498
85,623
# Students in 9th Grade:
604
85,693
# Students in 10th Grade:
628
83,671
# Students in 11th Grade:
402
77,920
# Students in 12th Grade:
423
83,263
# Ungraded Students:
7
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,099 in this school district is less 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 $9,814 is less 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
$58 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sahuarita 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
$63 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Sahuarita 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
$9,099
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sahuarita 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
$9,814
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sahuarita 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 Sahuarita Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Copper View Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16200 S. Starlight View Lane
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: PK-5
| 672 students
Rank: #22.
Walden Grove High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15510 S. Sahuarita Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: 9-12
| 1,112 students
Rank: #33.
Sahuarita Intermediate School
Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
350 West Sahuarita Road
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: 3-5
| 724 students
Rank: #44.
Anza Trail
Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15490 South Rancho Sahuarita B
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: K-8
| 1,357 students
Rank: #55.
Sahuarita High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
350 W Sahuarita Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: 9-12
| 945 students
Rank: #66.
Sahuarita Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
350 W Sahuarita Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: 6-8
| 820 students
Rank: #77.
Sopori Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 W. Arivaca Road
El Paso, TX 88562
(520) 625-3502
Grades: PK-6
| 153 students
350 W Sahuarita Road
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(520) 625-3502
Grades: PK-2
| 641 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,271 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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