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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public high schools managed by Tucson Unified School District serving 1,913 students in Tucson, Arizona.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Tucson Unified School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Tucson Pueblo High Magnet School
    3500 S. 12th Ave.
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    (520)225-4300

    Grades: 8-12 | 1710 students
  • Tucson Tusd - Distance Learning Program
    440 S. Park Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520)225-2641

    Grades: 6-12 | 203 students

Overview

School District NameTucson Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students16,303 students
# of Teachers919 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students8,105 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students8,198 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.55
# of American Indian Students524 students
% American Indian Students
3%
# of Asian Students173 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students10,846 students
% Hispanic Students
67%
# of Black Students866 students
% Black Students
5%
# of White Students3,159 students
% White Students
19%
# of Hawaiian Students78 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students657 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:213
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,617
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,560
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,700
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,737
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,769
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,732
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,399
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,319
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,366
# of Students in 9th Grade:522
# of Students in 10th Grade:471
# of Students in 11th Grade:411
# of Students in 12th Grade:487
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Tucson Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tucson 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
78%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,244 is higher than the state average of $6,786. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,395 is higher than the state average of $6,477. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$520 MM$3 MM
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Spending$528 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Tucson Unified School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,244$6,786
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tucson Unified School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,395$6,477
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tucson Unified School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Tucson Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.55, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Dietz K-8 School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.