Tanque Verde Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,975 students in Tanque Verde Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Tanque Verde Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Arizona public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tanque Verde Unified School District are Tanque Verde High School, Tanque Verde Elementary School and Agua Caliente School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tanque Verde Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tanque Verde Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Tanque Verde 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
4 Schools
2,386 Schools
# Students
1,975 Students
1,116,381 Students
# Teachers
123 Teachers
47,814 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Tanque Verde Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 629 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#149 out of 640 school districts
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tanque Verde 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)
62%
45%
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tanque Verde 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
0.43
0.65
# American Indian Students
24 Students
62,104 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# Asian Students
19 Students
31,981 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
400 Students
502,441 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
45%
# Black Students
16 Students
59,274 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,437 Students
421,603 Students
% White Students
73%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
4,015 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
74 Students
34,400 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3
12,776
# Students in K Grade:
148
80,716
# Students in 1st Grade:
144
81,307
# Students in 2nd Grade:
151
82,040
# Students in 3rd Grade:
170
85,680
# Students in 4th Grade:
180
88,781
# Students in 5th Grade:
189
89,439
# Students in 6th Grade:
201
88,197
# Students in 7th Grade:
192
87,198
# Students in 8th Grade:
193
86,871
# Students in 9th Grade:
128
86,240
# Students in 10th Grade:
108
84,248
# Students in 11th Grade:
82
78,489
# Students in 12th Grade:
86
84,070
# Ungraded Students:
-
329

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,305 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,763. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,940 is less than the state median of $11,165. The school district spending/student has grown by 22% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$18 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$18 MM
$4 MM
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Revenue / Student
$9,305
$11,763
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Spending / Student
$8,940
$11,165
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Best Tanque Verde Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tanque Verde High School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
4201 N. Melpomene
Tucson, AZ 85749
(520) 760-0801
Grades: 9-12
| 404 students
Rank: #22.
Tanque Verde Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2600 N Fennimorea Ave
Tucson, AZ 85749
(520) 749-4244
Grades: K-6
| 672 students
Rank: #33.
Agua Caliente School
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11420 E. Limberlost Road
Tucson, AZ 85749
(520) 749-2235
Grades: PK-6
| 514 students
Rank: #44.
Emily Gray Junior High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11150 E. Tanque Verde Road
Tucson, AZ 85749
(520) 749-3838
Grades: 7-8
| 385 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,975 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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