Connolly Middle School

Connolly Middle School serves 1,021 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Connolly Middle School operates within the Tempe School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1021 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,021 students
Connolly Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Connolly Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Connolly Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Connolly Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 17:1 23:1
Connolly Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
7%
5%
Connolly Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Connolly Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
48%
44%
Connolly Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
5%
Connolly Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
28%
41%
Connolly Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Connolly Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Connolly Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.68 0.42
Connolly Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
60%
36%
Connolly Middle 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.
7%
14%
Connolly Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Tempe School District's student population of 11,881 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,844 is higher than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,619 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Tempe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
1
Number of Students Managed 11,881 311
Tempe   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $124 MM $3 MM
Tempe   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $134 MM $2 MM
Tempe   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,844 $9,449
Tempe   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,619 $8,879
Tempe   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 Mcclintock High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New School For The Arts Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Curry Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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