Sahuarita Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools serving 4,214 students in Sahuarita Unified School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Arizona.
Public Elementary Schools in Sahuarita Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arizona public elementary school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Sahuarita Unified School District are Copper View Elementary School, Sahuarita Intermediate School and Anza Trail. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public elementary school average of 63% (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
5 Schools
1,541 Schools
# Students
4,214 Students
759,802 Students
# Teachers
209 Teachers
32,186 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Sahuarita Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 484 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
0.66
# American Indian Students
37 Students
43,392 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# Asian Students
38 Students
22,824 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,235 Students
341,777 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
45%
# Black Students
119 Students
39,665 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
1,669 Students
283,536 Students
% White Students
40%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
14 Students
2,839 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
102 Students
25,769 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
96
10,580
# Students in K Grade:
391
79,777
# Students in 1st Grade:
443
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
398
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
452
84,897
# 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
67,384
# Students in 8th Grade:
498
66,380
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
6,234
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
5,893
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,780
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
7,294
# 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 Elementary 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.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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)

  • Sahuarita Unified District
  • 350 W SAHUARITA RD, SAHUARITA, AZ, 85629-9000
  • (520) 625-3502
  • susd30.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • 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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