Centennial Elementary School

2200 W Wetmore
Tucson, AZ 85705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Centennial Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Centennial Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Centennial Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Centennial Elementary School's student population of 489 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Centennial Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#530 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
31%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Btm 50%)

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