Brichta Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Brichta Elementary School served 348 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 60%.
  • Brichta Elementary School operated within the Tucson Unified School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students348 students
Brichta Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender %Brichta Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Brichta Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by GradeBrichta Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
Brichta Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
American Indian
4%
5%
Brichta Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Brichta Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
78%
45%
Brichta Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
5%
5%
Brichta Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
11%
40%
Brichta Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Brichta Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsBrichta Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.380.64
Brichta Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
34%
Brichta Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Brichta Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

School District NameTucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
84
1
Number of Students Managed47,872325
Tucson Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$520 MM$3 MM
Tucson Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$528 MM$2 MM
Tucson Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,244$9,449
Tucson Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,395$8,879
Tucson Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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