Tucson Unified School District

All
(33)
All
(33)
 
High
(2)
High
(2)
 
Middle
(13)
Middle
(13)
 
Elementary
(32)
Elementary
(32)
 
Pre-K
(27)
Pre-K
(27)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 27 public preschools managed by Tucson Unified School District serving 11,855 students in Tucson, Arizona.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Tucson Unified School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Tucson Anna Henry Elementary School
    650 North Igo Way
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)731-4700

    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
  • Tucson Annie Kellond Elementary School
    6606 E. Lehigh Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)225-6060

    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
  • Tucson Bloom Elementary School
    8310 E. Pima
    Tucson, AZ 85715
    (520)731-3700

    Grades: PK-6 | 343 students
  • Tucson Borman Elementary School
    6630 Lightning Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85708
    (520)584-4600

    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
  • Tucson Carrillo Intermediate Magnet School
    440 S. Main Ave.
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    (520)225-1200

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Tucson Cavett Elementary School
    2120 E. Naco Vista
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    (520)225-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
  • Tucson Collier Elementary School
    3900 North Bear Canyon Road
    Tucson, AZ 85749
    (520)584-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 197 students
  • Tucson Dietz K-8 School
    7575 E. Palma Street
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)731-4000

    Grades: PK-8 | 558 students
  • Tucson Fruchthendler Elementary School
    7470 E Cloud Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85750
    (520)731-4400

    Grades: PK-6 | 388 students
  • Tucson Gale Elementary School
    678 South Gollob Road
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)731-4500

    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
  • Tucson Harold Steele Elementary School
    700 S. Sarnoff Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)731-6800

    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
  • Tucson Irene Erickson Elementary School
    6750 E. Stella Road
    Tucson, AZ 85730
    (520)584-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
  • Tucson Maldonado Amelia Elementary School
    3535 W. Messala Way
    Tucson, AZ 85746
    (520)908-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
  • Tucson Marshall Elementary School
    9066 E. 29th St.
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)731-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • Tucson Mccorkle Pk-8
    4455 S Mission Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85746
    (520)877-2000

    Grades: PK-8 | 932 students
  • Tucson Morgan Maxwell School
    2802 W. Anklam Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520)225-2000

    Grades: PK-8 | 479 students
  • Tucson Raul Grijalva Elementary School
    1795 West Drexel Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85746
    (520)908-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
  • Tucson Roberts Naylor
    1701 S. Columbus Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    (520)584-6000

    Grades: PK-8 | 556 students
  • Tucson Robins Elementary School
    3939 N. Magnetite Lane
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520)908-4300

    Grades: PK-8 | 554 students
  • Tucson Robison Elementary School
    2745 E. 18th St.
    Tucson, AZ 85716
    (520)232-7800

    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
  • Tucson Roskruge Bilingual Magnet Middle School
    501 E 6th St
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520)225-2900

    Grades: PK-8 | 675 students
  • Tucson Tolson Elementary School
    1000 S. Greasewood
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520)225-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Tucson Van Buskirk Elementary School
    725 E. Fair St.
    Tucson, AZ 85714
    (520)225-3700

    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
  • Tucson Vesey Elementary School
    5005 S. Butts Road
    Tucson, AZ 85757
    (520)908-4600

    Grades: PK-5 | 719 students
  • Tucson W Arthur Sewel Elementary School
    425 N. Sahuara Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    (520)584-7200

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Tucson W V Whitmore Elementary School
    5330 E. Glenn St.
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    (520)232-8000

    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
  • Tucson Wheeler Elementary School
    1818 Avenida Del Sol
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520)584-5500

    Grades: PK-5 | 434 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%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tucson 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 2016-17 school year data.
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%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tucson Unified School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

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
This chart display total revenue of Tucson Unified School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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.
Recent Articles
We provide an overview and current status of the Race to the Top program that was designed as an incentive and funding program to promote education reform in public school districts across the country.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
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.