Sahuarita Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 2,057 students in Sahuarita Unified School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Arizona.
Public High Schools in Sahuarita Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Arizona public high school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Sahuarita Unified School District are Walden Grove High School and Sahuarita High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Sahuarita Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 88%, which is more than the Arizona average of 79%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Sahuarita High School, with 89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arizona or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public high school average of 60% (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
2 Schools
880 Schools
# Students
2,057 Students
382,923 Students
# Teachers
100 Teachers
14,459 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Sahuarita Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 328 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
21 Students
19,170 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
20 Students
13,637 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
1,114 Students
163,937 Students
% Hispanic Students
54%
43%
# Black Students
63 Students
20,774 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
774 Students
153,725 Students
% White Students
38%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
1,390 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
53 Students
9,957 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
229
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,022
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,095
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,147
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
3,409
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
3,798
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
4,678
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
6,517
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
12,157
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
12,373
# Students in 9th Grade:
604
85,674
# Students in 10th Grade:
628
83,656
# Students in 11th Grade:
402
77,909
# Students in 12th Grade:
423
83,256
# Ungraded Students:
-
3

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 High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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

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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: 2,057 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • 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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