Thatcher Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools in Thatcher Unified School District, serving 1,637 students. Thatcher Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Public schools in Thatcher Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Thatcher Unified School District are Thatcher High School, Thatcher Elementary School and Thatcher Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NameThatcher Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.thatcherud.k12.az.us
School District Phone Number(928) 348-7201
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools4 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students1,637 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers84 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1

District Comparison

Thatcher Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#172 out of 645 school districts
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thatcher 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
78%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.420.65
# of American Indian Students19 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students6 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students375 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
45%
# of Black Students12 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students1,188 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
73%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students35 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 12,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:10380,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:14681,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:13282,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:13185,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:13988,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:15989,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:14988,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:14487,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:13986,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:11786,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:11784,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:8578,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:7683,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $7,809 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,250. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,195 is less than the state median of $9,802. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$13 MM$4 MM
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Spending$12 MM$3 MM
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Revenue / Student$7,809$10,250
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Thatcher Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,195$9,802
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Thatcher Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Thatcher High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    601 North 3rd Avenue
    Thatcher, AZ 85552
    (928) 348-7201

    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
  • Thatcher Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 4th Avenue
    Thatcher, AZ 85552
    (928) 348-7201

    Grades: 3-6 | 578 students
  • Thatcher Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1300 North 4th Avenue
    Thatcher, AZ 85552
    (928) 348-7201

    Grades: 7-8 | 283 students
  • Jack Daley Primary School
    3615 Second St.
    Thatcher, AZ 85552
    (928) 348-7201

    Grades: K-3 | 381 students
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