Brichta Elementary School (Closed 2014)

2110 West Brichta Dr
Tucson, AZ 85745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Brichta Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 78%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (AZ)
(12-13)
55-59%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brichta Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
(12-13)
70-74%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brichta Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
4%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
78%
47%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
11%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brichta Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arizona.
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brichta Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brichta Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 63% AZ state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 78% AZ state average).
How many students attend Brichta Elementary School?
348 students attend Brichta Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Brichta Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 4% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Brichta Elementary School?
Brichta Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Brichta Elementary School offer ?
Brichta Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Brichta Elementary School part of?
Brichta Elementary School is part of Tucson Unified District (4403) School District.

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