San Carlos Unified School District

San Carlos Ave
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

San Carlos 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%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,396 students in San Carlos Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in San Carlos Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 6% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,430 Schools
# Students
1,396 Students
1,101,651 Students
# Teachers
70 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

San Carlos Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 619 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 55-59% has decreased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#545 out of 610 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of San Carlos Unified   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of San Carlos 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of San Carlos 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
55-59%
76%
This chart display public school graduation rate of San Carlos Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.01
0.65
# American Indian Students
1,388 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
99%
5%
# Asian Students
n/a
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
1 Student
510,314 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
46%
# Black Students
n/a
60,194 Students
% Black Students
n/a
6%
# White Students
n/a
396,691 Students
% White Students
n/a
36%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
4,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
39,872 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
15
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
78
72,387
# Students in 1st Grade:
112
79,725
# Students in 2nd Grade:
78
79,148
# Students in 3rd Grade:
117
79,673
# Students in 4th Grade:
104
80,414
# Students in 5th Grade:
133
81,590
# Students in 6th Grade:
131
85,348
# Students in 7th Grade:
133
89,468
# Students in 8th Grade:
114
89,760
# Students in 9th Grade:
93
89,896
# Students in 10th Grade:
110
88,261
# Students in 11th Grade:
92
82,942
# Students in 12th Grade:
86
89,288
# Ungraded Students:
-
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,595 is higher than the state median of $10,926. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,685 is higher than the state median of $10,526. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$25 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of San Carlos Unified   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$22 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of San Carlos Unified   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,595
$10,926
This chart display average revenue per public school student in San Carlos Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,685
$10,526
This chart display average spending per public school student in San Carlos Unified   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best San Carlos Unified School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
San Carlos Middle School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 San Carlos Ave
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(928) 475-2315
Grades: 6-8
| 378 students
Rank: n/an/a
Rice Elementary School
Math: ≤10%
San Carlos Avenue
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(928) 475-4837
Grades: PK-5
| 637 students
Rank: n/an/a
27010 E Highway 70
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(928) 475-2315
Grades: 9-12
| 71 students
Rank: n/an/a
27010 E Highway 70
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(928) 475-2378
Grades: 9-12
| 310 students
Rank: n/an/a
Shil Gozhoo Academy
100 San Carlos Ave
San Carlos, AZ 85550
(928) 475-2315
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 100%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 55-59% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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