Cholla High Magnet School

Cholla High Magnet School serves 1,665 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Cholla High Magnet School operates within the Tucson Unified School District.
Tucson Unified School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AZ state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 1665 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,665 students
Cholla High Magnet School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Cholla High Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Cholla High Magnet School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Cholla High Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 23:1
Cholla High Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
7%
5%
Cholla High Magnet School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
79%
44%
Cholla High Magnet School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
4%
5%
Cholla High Magnet School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
9%
41%
Cholla High Magnet School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Cholla High Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.36 0.42
Cholla High Magnet School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
67%
36%
Cholla High Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
5%
14%
Cholla High Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Tucson Unified School District's student population of 49,308 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,393 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,532 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tucson Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
118
1
Number of Students Managed 49,308 311
Tucson Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 78%
Tucson Unified  School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $520 MM $3 MM
Tucson Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $528 MM $2 MM
Tucson Unified  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,393 $9,449
Tucson Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,532 $8,879
Tucson Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cape School-jail High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tia West (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tolson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • TucsonTolson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 South Greasewood
    TucsonAZ 85745
    (520)225-3300
    0.7PK-5368
  • TucsonHenry Hank Oyama Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.1 miles
    2700 South La Cholla Blvd
    TucsonAZ 85713
    (520)225-6060
    1.1PK-5421
  • TucsonCape School-jail High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 38 students
    1.2 miles
    1270 West Silverlake Rd
    TucsonAZ 85713
    (520)740-4704
    1.28-1238
  • TucsonTia WestCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 140 students
    1.3 miles
    2700 West Broadway Blvd
    TucsonAZ 85745
    (520)792-3255
    1.3KG-12140
  • TucsonTucson International AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 108 students
    1.3 miles
    2700 West Broadway Blvd
    TucsonAZ 85745
    (520)792-3255
    1.3KG-12108

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